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Those Rooftop Reindeer Antlers Slay Your Car's Fuel Economy

Those Rooftop Reindeer Antlers Slay Your Car's Fuel Economy

By Fred Meier on December 14, 2017

CARS.COM — Showing your holiday cheer by dressing up your car like Santa's sleigh will cost you, according to engineering elves at GM. Turns out, those cute reindeer antlers, Rudo... Read More
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No Pace Like Home for the Holidays: Worst Travel Times in U.S.

No Pace Like Home for the Holidays: Worst Travel Times in U.S.

By Jennifer Geiger on December 14, 2017

CARS.COM — As gas prices continue a steady drop, millions of Americans will be traveling over the river and through the woods this holiday season. According to AAA, a record number of trav... Read More
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What's New on PickupTrucks.com: 12/14/17

What's New on PickupTrucks.com: 12/14/17

By Brian Normile on December 14, 2017

CARS.COM — New on sister site PickupTrucks.com this week: A strong month of pickup sales with no changes to the top sellers; increased safety standards lead to lower ratings for pickups; a... Read More
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Does It Matter if Your Car Requires or Recommends Premium Gas?

Does It Matter if Your Car Requires or Recommends Premium Gas?

By on December 12, 2017

CARS.COM — The question of whether to shell out more cash for premium gas is one that weighs on the minds of many drivers. But before you reach for the gold button at the pump, new evidenc... Read More
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Rolls Deep: 2018 Rolls-Royce Phantom Quiet Enough for Music Making

Rolls Deep: 2018 Rolls-Royce Phantom Quiet Enough for Music Making

By Patrick Masterson on December 8, 2017

CARS.COM — It's not necessarily something you'd notice right away, but soundproofing in a vehicle is a complex science. From materials composition to the architecture surrounding y... Read More
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Video: Clever Car Hacks

Video: Clever Car Hacks

By Matt Schmitz on December 8, 2017

CARS.COM — Do you remember that scene in “La La Land” where Ryan Gosling helps Emma Stone find her car by telling her to hold her key fob up to her chin? No way that works... Read More
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IIHS Toughens Up Crash-Test Standards for 2018

IIHS Toughens Up Crash-Test Standards for 2018

By Jennifer Geiger on December 7, 2017

CARS.COM — For model-year 2018, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety strengthened its Top Safety Pick Plus award requirements — and just 15 vehicles qualified for the award dur... Read More
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Wrangler Wroundup: Everything We Know About the 2018 Jeep Wrangler

Wrangler Wroundup: Everything We Know About the 2018 Jeep Wrangler

By Brian Normile on December 6, 2017

CARS.COM — The 2018 Jeep Wrangler proved to be quite a hit at the 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show. We named it Best in Show — and we were hardly the only ones excited about it. One of our... Read More
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2017 Fort Worth Auto Show: 5 Things You Can't Miss

2017 Fort Worth Auto Show: 5 Things You Can't Miss

By on December 6, 2017

CARS.COM — As the Lone Star State's fifth-largest city, Fort Worth feels comfortable with its comparably modest size in a state known for boasting, "go big or go home." Aside... Read More
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GM Marketplace In-Car Shopping a New Way to Drive Purchases

GM Marketplace In-Car Shopping a New Way to Drive Purchases

By Brian Normile on December 5, 2017

CARS.COM — GM has released its Marketplace feature to 2017 and 2018 models equipped with compatible infotainment systems across all of its brands. Marketplace allows drivers to access a va... Read More
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