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Are the subtle updates to the 2021 Nissan Kicks subcompact SUV enough to keep it relevant in this highly competitive class? Find out in our review.

2021 Nissan Kicks Review: Same Value, More Friendly

Are the subtle updates to the 2021 Nissan Kicks subcompact SUV enough to keep it relevant in this highly competitive class? Find out in our review.
If you're a first-time buyer shopping around for your very first vehicle, you don't want to forget about auto insurance. So, what exactly do you need to know? Follow along for helpful hints below.

First-Time Buyers: What You Need to Know About Car Insurance

If you're a first-time buyer shopping around for your very first vehicle, you don't want to forget about auto insurance. So, what exactly do you need to know? Follow along for helpful hints below.
You have figured out which car you want, found a few examples and are ready to reach out to dealers. How do you negotiate for your first car?

First-Time Buyers: How to Negotiate

You have figured out which car you want, found a few examples and are ready to reach out to dealers. How do you negotiate for your first car?
Learn what to prioritize when it comes time to find a dealer, negotiate and pay the fee for a new car.

First-Time Buyers: How Much Should I Spend on My Car?

Learn what to prioritize when it comes time to find a dealer, negotiate and pay the fee for a new car.
What car should you buy? That’s a tricky question. We’ll help lead you to the answer.

What Car Should I Buy?

What car should you buy? That’s a tricky question. We’ll help lead you to the answer.
OK, you’ve got your eye on Walmart’s Black Friday deals … but aim higher: Black Friday can also be a great time to buy a car. Deals in 2017 were strong, and like the never-ending replays of “A ...

Black Friday Car Shopping: Everything You Need to Know

OK, you’ve got your eye on Walmart’s Black Friday deals … but aim higher: Black Friday can also be a great time to buy a car. Deals in 2017 were strong, and like the never-ending replays of “A ...
The redesigned2018 Kia Rio and 2018 Hyundai Accent subcompact sedans have substantially improved their Insurance Institute for Highway Safety crashworthiness ratings over 2017 and earlier versions. ...

Redesigned Kia Rio, Hyundai Accent Boost Crashworthiness ...

The redesigned2018 Kia Rio and 2018 Hyundai Accent subcompact sedans have substantially improved their Insurance Institute for Highway Safety crashworthiness ratings over 2017 and earlier versions. ...
For the first time in my young driving life, I am the owner of a new car. Well, it’s new to me — a 2003 Volkswagen Passat that my sister and I affectionately named Patty. I’m doing more driving ...

Um, So How Do You Take Care of a Car? (Asking for a ...

For the first time in my young driving life, I am the owner of a new car. Well, it’s new to me — a 2003 Volkswagen Passat that my sister and I affectionately named Patty. I’m doing more driving ...
CARS.COM — For first-time buyers there’s a key dilemma: Should I buy a new vehicle or a used vehicle? Or should I take the third path, certified pre-owned? We detail each option below; read on for ...

First-Time Buyers: New, Used or Certified Pre-Owned?

CARS.COM — For first-time buyers there’s a key dilemma: Should I buy a new vehicle or a used vehicle? Or should I take the third path, certified pre-owned? We detail each option below; read on for ...
CARS.COM — Nowadays, achieving adulthood often means having college debt, a burgeoning career and perhaps even love, marriage and the beginnings of a family. If you or your partner has a bun in the ...

First-Time Buyers: Buying Your First Family Car

CARS.COM — Nowadays, achieving adulthood often means having college debt, a burgeoning career and perhaps even love, marriage and the beginnings of a family. If you or your partner has a bun in the ...