Nadeem Muaddi

In Pictures: Is Your Car Making You Fat?

With a payload capacity of 1,910 pounds, the Ram 1500 can accommodate passengers of almost any size. It’s a good thing... Read More »

2011 Chrysler 200 in Pictures

Forget the teasers, Chrysler has officially dropped photos of its all-new sedan (and Sebring replacement), the... Read More »

Best Cars for Tailgating

Unless you’re from some shantytown five miles south of Podunk, parking lots don't usually call to mind the thought of... Read More »

Cars That Do Crazy Things

Because of the need to compete, automakers are becoming increasingly  innovative, differentiating themselves with... Read More »

Don't Buy These Cars Just Yet

Imagine spending thousands of dollars on a new car, only to find out later that an even better model will soon be... Read More »

3 Simple Steps to Save Money on Auto Repairs

If you’re like most drivers, then you look forward to the repair shop like you look forward to a bad cold. And who can... Read More »

Best and Worst Used Cars

Call it what you like: used, pre-owned or new-to-you. The fact is, forgoing a brand new car for a slightly older one... Read More »

Are Pickup Trucks Really Dead?

With retro muscle cars and quirky subcompacts hogging the spotlight, many car shoppers may be left wondering, “Whatever... Read More »

Cars With the Most Horsepower Per Dollar

While no one wants to buy a car that’s underpowered, not everyone can afford to drop big bucks on a mighty powertrain... Read More »

8 Great Cars and SUVs for Under $25K

Unless you’ve recently inherited bags of money, buying a luxury car probably isn’t an option. That, however, doesn’t... Read More »

The Mini Car Wars Heat Up

While suburbanites battle over whose giant SUV rules the carpool lane, city dwellers are preparing for a war of their... Read More »

5 Affordable Cars That Make You Look Rich

You don’t need to mortgage your soul to afford a car that makes you look rich. There are plenty of new cars that look... Read More »

5 Car Repairs You Can't Afford to Skip

No matter what strange noise your car is making, it almost always turns into the ca-ching of your mechanic's cash... Read More »

Car Myths That Could Cost You a Bundle

What if a common car myth that you thought to be true was costing you time and money? Read More »

What to Buy Instead of a Toyota

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you know that it may not be the best time to buy a Toyota. With an... Read More »

Toyota Recalls: How Worried Should You Be?

Toyota, the world’s largest auto manufacturer, has recently come under fire for engineering defects that have... Read More »

5 Small Car Money Pits

Shopping for a new car on a budget is simple -- just pick the cheapest one that you can afford, right? Read More »

Best and Worst New Cars for the New Year

Just because a car is brand-new doesn’t mean that it’s a good buy. In fact, many 2010 models suffer from the same woes... Read More »

The Costliest Car-Buying Mistakes

Whether it’s your first time or you’re a seasoned pro, you should never buy a car on impulse. The buying process takes... Read More »

Get These Cars Before They're Gone

The auto market experienced turbulent times in ’09. The national credit crunch forced cash-strapped would-be car buyers... Read More »

How to Test Drive a Car Like a Pro

Forget catchy slogans and funny car commercials. Buying a new vehicle is never as easy as “Sign then Drive.” Your John... Read More »

6 Roads to Drive Before You Die

There are better ways to have fun in a car than jumping curbs or racing your buddies from stop light to stop light... Read More »

5 Risky Distracted Driving Behaviors

In our hi-tech, fast-paced age, more and more people are engaging in distracting behavior behind the wheel, whether... Read More »

Final Weekend to Cash in on $4,500 Car Rebate

If you're in the market for a new car and have an old clunker to trade in, you'd better act this weekend. The federal... Read More »

5 Best Cars Under $15K

Most people think you get what you pay for. Whereas a $100,000 car is luxurious and prestigious, a $15,000 car must be... Read More »

5 Cars to Buy Before They're Gone

Unless you've been hiding under a rock for the last year, then you know that the American auto industry is in turmoil... Read More »

5 Great Budget Convertibles

Summer's here and the sun is out in full force, leaving everyone hot and sticky. While the average Joe is melting to... Read More »

Hot Rides for Cool Moms

Being a mom is the hardest and most important job of all. You're a teacher, a doctor, an accountant, and a chauffer all... Read More »

The 5 Most Dangerous Cars for Teens

Correction & clarification:  a previous version of the article stated that the Mini Cooper had "better" crash test... Read More »

Best Cars for Your Zodiac Sign

Have you ever seen an ugly car and thought to yourself, "What on Earth would possess someone to buy that?" The decision... Read More »

Most Fun-to-Drive Cars for the Money

With the economy on the fritz, shoppers are increasingly basing their car buying decisions less on impulse and more on... Read More »

Pimp Your Ride for Less Than $500

Just because you can't afford to buy a new car doesn't mean that you're doomed to drive an old school clunker for the... Read More »

How "Affordable" is Your Affordable Small Car?

If you base your car buying decisions on what you pay at the dealer, you're in for a shock. Read More »

Best Cars for Tailgate Parties

So long as you're not from some shantytown five miles south of Podunk, parking lots don't usually call to mind the... Read More »

How to Convert Your Car to a Hybrid

If necessity is the mother of invention, then it should come as no surprise to learn that two Palestinian engineers in... Read More »

Best and Worst Cars Under $13,000

There are a few car-buying assumptions you shouldn't forget: salesmen lie, minivans aren't cool, and you get what you... Read More »

Best and Worst New Cars Under $13,000

There are a few car-buying assumptions you shouldn't forget: salesmen lie, minivans aren't cool, and you get what you... Read More »

10 Affordable Convertibles for Summer

It's July and the sun's out in full force. While the average Joe is melted to the vinyl seats of his '82 Corolla, who... Read More »

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