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9 Best Things About the McLaren 570S Spider

Even the mere mention of a McLaren induces reverence. When it comes to road cars, most know this British carmaker for... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Dec. 15, 2017

6 Sedans That Are Secretly Muscle Cars

There's nothing like driving a muscle car. As the rumble from a potent engine travels through the steering wheel to... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Nov. 23, 2016

13 Celebrity Cars You Can Afford

Celebrities love spending money on cars. There's 18-year-old Kylie Jenner and her $320,000 Rolls-Royce Ghost. The month... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Nov. 23, 2016

Mercedes-Benz Goes Country With the X-Class Pickup Truck

For more than 130 years, Mercedes-Benz and its founders have been a spark of innovation for personal transportation on... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Oct. 28, 2016

Cool Cars for the Family

Well now you’ve gone and done it. You've had a kid – maybe even two or more. Your gym time has been replaced by story... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Sep. 27, 2016

Best Audi Sports Cars

Audi is a German luxury brand that competes with the likes of Mercedes-Benz and BMW . They’re known for their sporty... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Sep. 8, 2016

8 Best New Luxury SUVs

The Sport Utility Vehicle from the 1990s used to be a single segment of vehicle that offered extra room for passengers... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Sep. 6, 2016

Best Used Nissans

Nissan first gained its reputation in the United States in the 1960s as the maker of sporty yet practical Datsun cars... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Sep. 6, 2016

First Look: 2017 Chevrolet Camaro

Muscle car fans first had the opportunity to feast their eyes on the 2017 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 earlier this year. If... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Aug. 11, 2016

July's Money-Saving Truck Deals for the Best Trucks

If you feel like pickup trucks are becoming more prolific, you aren't imagining things. Trucks (along with SUVs) are... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Jul. 15, 2016

Drive Like a Billionaire

Asking most people what kind of car they would buy – out of any car in the entire world – yields only an exercise of... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Jul. 8, 2016

Top Deals on Best-Selling Cars and SUVs This Independence Day

Although these are great deals, they aren't up to date. To find our latest 4th of July car deals, follow the links... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Jun. 30, 2016

Top Independence Day Car Deals on Best-Selling Cars and SUVs

Although these are great deals, they aren't up to date. To find our latest 4th of July car deals, follow the links... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Jun. 28, 2016

Best 4th of July SUV Deals

Although these are great deals, they aren't up to date. To find our latest 4th of July car deals, follow the links... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Jun. 27, 2016

5 Ways to Keep Teens From Texting and Driving

Face it: Your teenager is already grappling with limited self-control and the attention span of a gnat. These traits... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Jun. 17, 2016

11 of the Best 2016 Family Cars for Cool Dads

Well now you’ve gone and done it. You've had a kid – maybe even two or more. Your gym time has been replaced by story... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Jun. 16, 2016

6 Secret Muscle Cars

There's nothing like driving a muscle car. As the rumble from a potent engine travels through the steering wheel to... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Jun. 14, 2016

Best 0% APR Car Deals This June

Over time, the finance charges you pay on your car loan can add up to several thousand dollars, which greatly... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Jun. 12, 2016

The Top SUV Deals This June

Temperatures are heating up. It won't be long now before you're taking trips to the beach or hitting mountain trails... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Jun. 11, 2016

10 Hot Cash Back New Car Deals in June

The best cash back new car deals save you thousands of dollars off the purchase price of your new vehicle. They are... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Jun. 11, 2016

10 Hot Cash Back New Car Deals in June

The best cash back new car deals save you thousands of dollars off the purchase price of your new vehicle. They are... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Jun. 11, 2016

Nissan Rogue vs. Honda CR-V: What's the Best Crossover SUV?

Of all the types of new SUVs currently available – from the fun-size subcompacts all the way up to massive 3-row people... Read More »

Sarah Shelton May. 27, 2016

Cheapest SUV Lease Deals in May

Summer is coming, and with it comes excursions to the beach, weekend camping, and road trips to see relatives. You need... Read More »

Sarah Shelton May. 26, 2016

Best Memorial Day SUV Lease Deals

This article may be out of date. To see the latest Memorial Day car deals, follow this link . Read More »

Sarah Shelton May. 26, 2016

Best Memorial Day Muscle Car Deals

This article may be out of date. To see the latest Memorial Day car deals, follow this link . Read More »

Sarah Shelton May. 26, 2016

What Would Darth Vader Drive? The Best Cars for Star Wars

As they traverse foreign planets, the heroes and villains of "Star Wars" cruise around on speeders, podracers, and even... Read More »

Sarah Shelton May. 26, 2016

Best Memorial Day Cash Back Deals

This article may be out of date. To see the latest Memorial Day car deals, follow this link . Read More »

Sarah Shelton May. 24, 2016

2016 Nissan Rogue vs. 2016 Honda CR-V: What's the Best Crossover SUV?

Of all the types of new SUVs currently available – from the fun-size subcompacts all the way up to massive 3-row people... Read More »

Sarah Shelton May. 18, 2016

What Would Kylo Ren Drive? The Best Cars for 'Star Wars'

As they traverse foreign planets, the heroes and villains of "Star Wars" cruise around on speeders, podracers, and even... Read More »

Sarah Shelton May. 4, 2016

5 Secrets of the Longest Lasting Cars

A few years ago, the original owner of a 1990 Honda Accord made headlines after his odometer turned over one million... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Apr. 29, 2016

Car Maintenance That Will Make You Money

There are plenty of excuses to put off car maintenance: You don't have enough time to take your car into the shop... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Apr. 29, 2016

6 Questions to Ask Before You Buy an Electric Car

Several hundred thousand people (325,000 at last count, to be exact), have signed up to preorder a Tesla Model 3, an... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Apr. 26, 2016

Is Your Car Making You Fat?

Diet experts often name high-calorie coffee drinks and growing fast food proportions as common causes of extra pounds... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Apr. 25, 2016

16 Cash Back New Car Deals

New car deals that offer cash back are a great way to increase your down payment, which then reduces your monthly... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Apr. 22, 2016

2016 Nissan Murano vs. 2016 Toyota RAV4: What's the Best Crossover SUV to Buy?

The Toyota RAV4 is celebrating its 20th year of sales in the U.S. this year, and it’s one of the original models in the... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Apr. 19, 2016

Tesla Model 3 vs. Chevy Bolt: What's the Better Electric Car to Buy?

The electric vehicle segment will soon get two new affordable models, with the 2017 Chevrolet Bolt arriving at... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Apr. 15, 2016

Best SUVs for Families

Doors that unlock as you approach your car, tailgates that open on their own, seats that heat and massage: these are... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Apr. 14, 2016

Everything You Need to Know About the Tesla Model 3

Tesla Motors has revealed its fourth production vehicle, the one the company says was its end goal since Tesla's... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Apr. 6, 2016

5 of the Best SUVs for Snow

If you live in a region that receives regular snowfall in the winter, or trek frequently to the ski slopes, not just... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Apr. 4, 2016

The Best SUVs and Crossovers of 2016

There are good reasons why SUVs and crossovers are making up more than a third of all new car sales so far this year... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Mar. 31, 2016

Warning: Don't Make These 5 Mistakes if You're Leasing a Car

Don't let yourself be caught off-guard with unforeseen fees when you turn in your leased car. If this is your first... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Mar. 24, 2016

6 Fun Cars for Spring Break

Spring break grants you a yearly pass to escape from your routine and kick up your heels. But if your car is putting a... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Mar. 24, 2016

6 Cars for Spring Break

Spring break: This annual cabin fever reliever captures your daydreams the instant winter's majesty fades into... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Mar. 24, 2016

Feel Lucky with 13 Cheap St. Paddy's Car Deals

Stop combing the weeds for an elusive four-leaf clover: It's much easier to find some good luck here. We've sorted... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Mar. 15, 2016

Get Lucky with 13 Cheap St. Paddy's Car Deals

This March, you don't need to search for the end of the rainbow in order to get your pot of gold. Instead, check out... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Mar. 15, 2016

7 Must-Read Tips to Get the Most Out of Your Test Drive

When you buy a new pair of shoes, you usually try them on first. That try on is also a must for buying a car. Don't be... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Mar. 14, 2016

7 Ways to Make the Most of Your Test Drive

In 2015, the average price of a new car reached almost $34,000. Even used car shoppers can expect to pay around $19,000... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Mar. 14, 2016

How Much is My Car Worth?

Before you sell or trade in your car, it's vital to know its current value. The good news is that a number of reputable... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Mar. 10, 2016

7 Dumb Leasing Mistakes

When Marc Frons, former chief information officer with The New York Times , went to his local car dealer, he believed... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Mar. 10, 2016

Should You Sell Your Car Now?

If you want to sell your car, you obviously want to get the best price for it. Deciding when to put your car up for... Read More »

Sarah Shelton Mar. 7, 2016

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