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The Best Things to See at the 2017 New York Auto Show

The 2017 New York International Auto Show wraps up the auto show season as hundreds of automotive journalists descend... Read More »

Keith Griffin Apr. 12, 2017

What is a Muscle Car, Anyway?

Anyone who likes to drive fast wants a car with a lot of muscle. But when it comes to defining what a muscle car... Read More »

Keith Griffin Oct. 28, 2015

The Safest Way to Travel with Your Pet

Best car ranking lists aside, there’s no one perfect car for everyone.  The right car for you depends on your needs... Read More »

Keith Griffin Aug. 26, 2015

Car Maintenance That Can Make You Money

We all know that regular car maintenance will keep your car running well, but it also keeps your car’s resale value... Read More »

Keith Griffin Aug. 20, 2015

Understanding J.D. Power Reliability Ratings for Car Buying

Regardless of warranty, new and used car buyers want their vehicles to be dependable. That’s why reliability ratings... Read More »

Keith Griffin Aug. 11, 2015

New Car Safety Ratings Explained

No one ever plans to be in a car accident, but if one happens, we want to be safe. In fact, a 2012 survey by the... Read More »

Keith Griffin Aug. 5, 2015

5 Common Mistakes Used Car Buyers Make

When it comes to used car buying , there are lots of mistakes buyers can make. However, there are five common mistakes... Read More »

Keith Griffin Jul. 29, 2015

Your Car's Brain is in Your Pocket

There’s an interesting phenomenon in new cars . Soon, a major factor in what car you buy could be decided by what phone... Read More »

Keith Griffin Jul. 23, 2015

Why do Today's Transmissions Have so Many Gears?

It wasn’t that long ago that a five-speed automatic transmission was considered a major automotive advancement. Now... Read More »

Keith Griffin Jul. 16, 2015

How to Know if You're Ready to Lease a Car

Leasing has undergone a strong revival. But how do you know if you are ready to lease a new car ? What timeline should... Read More »

Keith Griffin Jul. 8, 2015

10 Used SUVs that Won't Break the Bank

Now is a great time to be in the market for a used SUV . Gas prices are still reasonable and a used SUV could save you... Read More »

Keith Griffin Jul. 2, 2015

How To Get the Best Trade-in Value for Your Car

One of the great unknowns in buying a used car is what to do with your trade-in. Do you sell it yourself? Trade it in... Read More »

Keith Griffin Jun. 24, 2015

Car Shopping Timeline: What To Do Before Buying Your Next Car

For most Americans, a car is the second most expensive thing they will own after a house. Yet, a vehicle is often... Read More »

Keith Griffin Jun. 18, 2015

Backup Cameras, Automatic Braking, Parking Assist: Is Car Tech Really Worth the Money?

The best driver assistance features on a new car are those that can't be shut off. Otherwise, they become little more... Read More »

Keith Griffin Jun. 11, 2015

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