Autos: Research

To Lease or to Buy? Here Are Some Answers to the New-Car Shopper’s Biggest Question

Thursday  19:06,   17 august 2017
Car and Driver

To Lease or to Buy? Here Are Some Answers to the New-Car Shopper’s Biggest Question Are you in the market for a luxury car? Or a beater? Or maybe something you intend to keep till it's a beater? Are you dutifully committed when it comes to[...]

The best time to buy a car would probably surprise you

Thursday  17:37,   17 august 2017
Business Insider

Joe Raedle / Getty Images •Buy a car whenever you want, but you must be prepared to negotiate the price. •Dealers are more willing to negotiate during some parts of the year. •Don't obsess over specific brands. Few undertakings involve•Buy a car [...]

How A Car From Yesterday Defines Tesla's Tomorrow

Wednesday  18:56,   16 august 2017

<p>Tesla is experiencing a pinnacle moment where technologies are defining the brand. But what will happen to the Tesla brand once many of those advanced technologies become universal?</p>It was a rolling masterpiece. The leather interior was[...]

6 Things You Didn't Know About The 2017 Harley-Davidson Street Rod

Friday  21:51,   04 august 2017

Street 750's transition from entry-level cruiser to sport standard explained.&nbsp;Video: The Goldilocks Motorcycle Experiment (Provided by The[...]

By the numbers: Tesla Model 3 vs. Chevrolet Bolt EV

Thursday  21:06,   03 august 2017

Wondering how similar these two long-range EVs are? We've got some figures for you.Even before either model went on sale, everyone started gearing up for the fight between the Tesla Model 3 and the Chevrolet Bolt[...]

Sneak Peek Part 2: The Coolest New SUVs (And A Minivan) For 2018

Wednesday  17:06,   02 august 2017

Here's a look at the best new truck-based and crossover SUVs to debut for 2018, along with a minivan for those who dare to drive differently.With U.S. consumers ditching their sedans and driving off in tall wagons of all stripes in record[...]

The Chevrolet Bolt is a great EV; so why can’t you buy one in Canada?

Tuesday  17:05,   01 august 2017

Wait times here for the EV are in the months, despite a glut of stock south of the border and factory line shutdownsThis from the letter of a reader, and he has a good point. Why can’t we buy a Bolt here in Canada, but car lots in the U.S. are so[...]

Sibling rivalry: Chevrolet Bolt vs. Chevrolet Volt

Tuesday  17:05,   01 august 2017

A reformed horsepower junkie pits his extended-range Volt EV against the pure electric Bolt – driven by his own brother“I was getting old enough to know that to get the kind of performance I wanted was going to cost bigger bucks than I wanted to[...]

Things to Keep in Mind When You’re Hunting for a Reliable Used Car

Monday  22:33,   31 july 2017
Car and Driver

Things to Keep in Mind When You’re Hunting for a Reliable Used Car An elderly woman is crying profusely over the phone, and all anyone can do is listen and try to console her. Through no fault of her own, she’s now beside herself with a $7000[...]

Do's and Don'ts When Buying a Car From a Dealer

Friday  17:49,   28 july 2017
Consumer Reports

You'll have to go to a dealership to check out the car, close the deal, and take delivery. But watch your step; this is the phase when the dealership staff could try to make up for a low price on the car by making you pay more in other[...]

Should collision damage be a deal-breaker?

Friday  17:49,   28 july 2017

When buying used, knowing all the facts about a particular vehicle’s history is keyIts only weak spot is that little, if any collision damage paid out-of-pocket by vehicle owners is reported, leaving some large holes in a consumer safety[...]

The Benefits of Trading in Your Car

Friday  17:47,   28 july 2017
Consumer Reports

Many buyers prefer to trade in their current vehicle when getting another one, because it's easy. All they have to do is drive to a dealership, sign a few papers, and drive away in a different veMany buyers prefer to trade in their current[...]

Sneak Peek: The Hottest New Cars For 2018

Friday  17:35,   28 july 2017

From the fastest Ferrari ever built to a pair of EVs that can run for over 200 miles on a charge, here's a look at a dozen of the most noteworthy new cars coming for 2018,Sharing its underpinnings with the Chevrolet Malibu, the next generation[...]

Spot the Improvements! 2018 Chevrolet Corvette and Z06 Receive Minor Updates

Friday  17:04,   28 july 2017
Car and Driver

<p>It's not a big list, but at least it's accompanied by not-big year-over-year price hikes.</p>Starting with the Stingray, Chevrolet has upped the standard wheel package an inch in diameter to 19-inch fronts and 20-inch rears, added[...]

How to Choose a Fuel-Efficient New Car

Thursday  21:31,   20 july 2017
Consumer Reports

One would think that if we bought vehicles based on fuel economy, the roads would be filled with economy cars. But it doesn't work that way. After you choose the vehicle types that meet your need s, you narrow down the choices even further.[...]