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Is Your Car Part of the Takata Airbag Recall?

By Kelsey Mays  on May 26, 2015


Which cars are included in the Takata airbag recalls? It seems like a straightforward question, but last week National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's announcement makes it harder than ever to answer. Related: NHTSA's Latest Takata Recall Is the Largest Ever… Read More

Is Your Car Part of the Takata Airbag Recall?

By Kelsey Mays  on May 26, 2015

Which cars are included in the Takata airbag recalls? It seems like a straightforward question, but last week National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's announcement makes it harder than ever to answer. Related: NHTSA's Latest Takata Recall Is the Largest Ever… Read More

Low Gas Prices Fuel Massive Holiday Travel

By Rick Popely  on May 22, 2015

As millions of motorists get ready to hit the road over the Memorial Day Weekend, pump prices are the lowest they've been since 2009 in spite of recent increases in the cost of oil and refinery issues that have restricted… Read More

Gas Hits $4 in Los Angeles

By Rick Popely  on May 15, 2015

Refinery issues that have reduced the supply of gasoline continued to plague California and other western states, where recent price increases have outpaced the national average. The AAA Daily Fuel Gauge Report said Thursday that the national average for regular… Read More

Save the Date: GM Reveals 2016 Chevrolet Camaro Saturday

By Kelsey Mays  on May 13, 2015

In the latest peek-a-boo of the redesigned 2016 Chevrolet Camaro Monday, GM showed portions of the sports car's profile and nose. The next Camaro maintains the current car's pillbox grille and cab-rearward layout, but the roofline stays upright until it's… Read More

Why Diesel Prices Are Steadier Than Regular Gas

By Rick Popely  on May 8, 2015

The average price for regular unleaded gas has climbed 27 cents the past month, but diesel fuel has inched up only 4 cents. Why are diesel users getting a pass while gasoline users have to keep digging deeper to fill… Read More

10 Strange Cars You Can Buy in Mexico

By Aaron Bragman  on May 5, 2015

In honor of Cinco de Mayo, we take a look at our friends to the south to see what interesting and unusual cars are for sale in Mexico. Have a look at some of the stranger things you can buy… Read More

April's Fastest- and Slowest-Selling Cars

By David Thomas  on May 1, 2015

The sun is shining in many parts of the country that were gripped by cold for another long winter, and many folks in those areas are running out to buy cars at a fast pace. But no matter the weather,… Read More

Gas Prices Higher Now, Could Drop Soon

By Rick Popely  on May 1, 2015

Oil prices continue to move higher, and gasoline prices in the U.S. have increased for three straight weeks, but pump prices may level off and could drop again in the weeks ahead. The AAA Daily Fuel Gauge Report said the… Read More

California Leads Nation in Car Thefts With Keys Inside

By Jennifer Newman  on April 28, 2015

Anti-theft technology has made it increasingly difficult for thieves to steal cars these days, but crooks are getting an assist from unwitting owners who leave their keys in their vehicles. Related: Ford Escape Again Walks Away With 'Most-Stolen' Title A National Insurance Crime Bureau analysis found that… Read More

Michigan Remains Most Expensive State to Insure Your Car

By David Thomas  on April 27, 2015

Insurance is one of those costs of car ownership you have to think about when figuring out how much car you can afford. For car shoppers in Michigan, the high cost of car insurance means they can afford far less… Read More