Declare Your Independence From Full Price: Best Fourth of July Car Deals

By Kelsey Mays on June 22, 2018

The Fourth of July is on a Wednesday this year, which puts a damper on things because, well, jeez — you'd have to take off two whole days to really make a holiday weekend out of i... Read More
Don't Let Consumer Protection Repeal Pump Up Your Car Loan Cost

By Fred Meier on May 11, 2018

The overturning this week of an effort to limit car-dealer "markups" on vehicle loans is a reminder for spring car shoppers of something they should already know: Keeping a hard eye on... Read More
Cadillac Hopes You Really Like the 2019 XT4 in Oscar Ad

By Fred Meier on March 2, 2018

CARS.COM — Cadillac will use one of its expensive ads in the 2018 Academy Awards broadcast on Sunday to tease its new 2019 XT4 compact SUV. The coming XT4 will have its full unveiling Marc... Read More
2018 Super Bowl Car Commercials: Watch Them All Here

By Patrick Masterson on February 5, 2018

CARS.COM — When it comes to monocultural moments, you'd be hard-pressed to find an event that brings the American people together quite like the NFL's Super Bowl ... commercial bre... Read More
Stinger Zinger: Kia Super Bowl Ad Packs Biggest Shopping Punch

By Kelsey Mays on February 5, 2018

CARS.COM — While Nick Foles and company piled 41 points on the New England Patriots last night, consumers piled about 41 times the Cars.com traffic to the Kia Stinger in the minutes after ... Read More
Super Bowl Cities Scrimmage: How Boston, Philly Car Shoppers Roll

By Fred Meier on January 26, 2018

CARS.COM — Super Bowl 52 has shaped up as a battle between the NFL's staunchly successful Boston side and a scrappy Philadelphia team that had to work to overcome adversity. Both have ... Read More
What's the Best New-Car Deal for September 2017?

By Kelsey Mays on September 15, 2017

CARS.COM — New-car deals are still up, but the once rapid rise continues to taper. Incentives averaged $3,736 per new car in August, per Autodata Corp, up just $358 — 10.6 perce... Read More
6 Cars, 6 Tips for the Solar Eclipse

By Matt Schmitz on August 18, 2017

CARS.COM — Cue Bonnie Tyler, 'cuz there's a total eclipse comin' — but it ain't "of the heart." As you may have heard by now, the first total solar eclipse ... Read More
What's New on PickupTrucks.com: 7/20/17

By Brian Normile on July 20, 2017

CARS.COM — New on sister site PickupTrucks.com this week: Chevrolet takes aim at the Ford F-150 with a new set of TV ads for the Silverado, Mercedes-Benz gets into the pickup game, and Toy... Read More
New Baby Hamster Pitches Kia's Grown-Up Soul Turbo

By Fred Meier on June 30, 2017

CARS.COM — While you're at the movies this weekend munching popcorn and waiting for the latest superhero epic to start, the first chase scene you see may be Kia's new turbocharged ... Read More