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Braking Bad: 4 Villainous Vehicles

By Matt Schmitz on Mon May 08 14:09:49 GMT-06:00 2017


CARS.COM — We hope the Fourth was indeed with you last week on so-called Star Wars Day. It was — and then some — at Ford. A USA Today story quoted the automaker's designers as saying that they'd taken inspiration… Read More

Braking Bad: 4 Villainous Vehicles

By Matt Schmitz on Mon May 08 14:09:49 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — We hope the Fourth was indeed with you last week on so-called Star Wars Day. It was — and then some — at Ford. A USA Today story quoted the automaker's designers as saying that they'd taken inspiration… Read More

Which 2017 Cars Have Android Auto?

By Rick Popely on Tue May 02 12:36:45 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — Forget about fuel economy, acceleration times or reliability. What many new-car shoppers want to know is if they'll be able to integrate their smartphone with a car's multimedia system. Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, which allow operation of… Read More

Which 2017 Cars Have Apple CarPlay?

By Rick Popely on Tue May 02 10:50:35 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — Forget about fuel economy, acceleration times or reliability. What many new-car shoppers want to know is if they'll be able to integrate their smartphone with a car's multimedia system. Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, which allow operation of… Read More

What Are the Best New-Car Deals for April 2017?

By Kelsey Mays on Tue Apr 11 05:30:48 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — Folks, we have good news and bad news. Here's the bad: April isn't the best month to go car shopping. Over the past three years, National Pecan Month (yes, really) ranked among the three leanest months of the… Read More

Ford Focus RS or Volkswagen Golf R: Would You Rather?

By Brian Wong on Wed Apr 05 10:05:37 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — Twenty miles northeast of downtown Los Angeles is the entrance to the fun zone: Highway 39. This winding road leads up into the San Gabriel Mountains and it used to connect to the Angeles Crest Highway before a… Read More

Which to Buy: 2017 Honda Civic Sedan or Hatchback?

By Fred Meier on Tue Apr 04 10:27:31 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — Compact hatchbacks are making a comeback in the U.S., but will the body style popular in Europe sell well here? One of the latest compact sedans to offer an open-back choice is the Honda Civic. It competes against hatchback… Read More

What You Need to Know Before Car Shopping Today

By Fred Meier on Sat Apr 01 06:00:00 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — It will feel like spring in much of the country this weekend, and that could bring out new-car fever for a lot consumers. They'll be looking for something new to plant in the driveway as well as in the… Read More

2017 Ford Focus RS: Our View

By Brian Wong on Thu Mar 30 10:35:00 GMT-06:00 2017

The hatchback’s masterful raw performance comes with rough edges for daily driving.… Read More

I Have a Ford Focus RS; Where Do I Drift?

By Brian Wong on Wed Mar 15 08:15:13 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — When I found out the 2017 Ford Focus RS was coming for the week, two words came to mind: Drift. Mode. When Ford announced this feature would be a part of the Focus RS, it felt like the… Read More

Trump Tweet Targets Toyota Plant

By Fred Meier on Fri Jan 06 10:23:18 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — President-elect Donald Trump has extended his Twitter attacks on Mexican auto plants, threatening Toyota with his first tweet aimed at a foreign automaker selling in the U.S. Related: 2016 American-Made Index He made his point, but seemed in his tweet… Read More