Car Buying

Shopping for a Car This Weekend? We Can Help

By Patrick Masterson on July 21, 2018

It's the penultimate weekend in July, which means summer road-trip season is in full effect. But logging miles can take its toll on a car, and if you think you're at a point where you ne... Read More
Hyundai Juices Refreshed 2018 Sonata Plug-in Hybrid With Price Cut

By Fred Meier on July 19, 2018

Hyundai's 2018 Sonata Plug-in Hybrid has arrived with the updates already seen on the other refreshed 2018 Sonata models, along with a $1,350 cut in the starting price from the 2017 base mod... Read More
Dodge Challenger R/T Scat Pack 1320: Like a Demon, Only Slower and Cheaper

By Brian Normile on July 19, 2018

With the upcoming Challenger R/T Scat Pack 1320, named for the 1,320 feet that make up a quarter-mile, Dodge may finally be running out of new Challenger variations to build. The lineup is a see... Read More
2019 Volkswagen Jetta: A Base Model Worth Buying?

By Brian Wong on July 18, 2018

Base-model cars can be pretty miserable — anyone who's been down to a rental agency can attest to that. They lack features and technology, and oftentimes it seems like they only exist ... Read More
Shopping for a Car This Weekend? We Can Help

By Patrick Masterson on July 14, 2018

Ah, the dog days of summer. The Fourth of July celebrations have passed, the heat has properly set in and everything's just that little bit more blistering — except car deals, right? N... Read More
It's Collector Car Appreciation Day: Let Me Help You Spend Your Money

By Brian Normile on July 13, 2018

Do you have tens of thousands, or hundreds of thousands, of dollars burning a hole in your pocket? What about millions? You do? Well, first of all, do you need a close friend, or perhaps an heir... Read More
Do the Math: Car Subscriptions as Lease Alternative Don't Add Up

By Kelsey Mays on July 11, 2018

When Volvo pitched a vehicle subscription as a way to get into its new XC40, the deal looked compelling: For $650 a month, you get the SUV for two years complete with insurance, maintenance... Read More
2019 Subaru Legacy Uptick a Small Price to Pay for Big Safety Boost

By Brian Wong on July 10, 2018

The 2019 Subaru Legacy sees a slight uptick in price for the new model year with the base model starting at $23,430 (including an $885 destination charge), which represents a $375 increase over ... Read More
2019 Subaru Outback Costs More Up Front, But You Get More All Around

By Brian Normile on July 10, 2018

For the 2019 model year, Subaru's iconic Outback wagon/SUV/crossover will start at $27,320 — including a $975 destination fee — an increase of $510 over 2018 models. Base Outback... Read More
Tesla Hikes China Prices Amid Trade War, Inks Shanghai Plant Deal

By Fred Meier on July 10, 2018

Amid an escalating trade war between the U.S. and China, Tesla has both raised the price of its cars there to reflect higher tariffs and signed a deal with the city of Shanghai to build a big pl... Read More