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What You Need to Know Before Car Shopping Today

By Patrick Masterson on Sat Apr 29 05:01:35 GMT-06:00 2017


CARS.COM — This weekend brings with it the last days of April and a final chance to take advantage of the month's automotive incentives. There's plenty of opportunity for car shoppers, but to get the most from your purchase, it's… Read More

What You Need to Know Before Car Shopping Today

By Patrick Masterson on Sat Apr 29 05:01:35 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — This weekend brings with it the last days of April and a final chance to take advantage of the month's automotive incentives. There's plenty of opportunity for car shoppers, but to get the most from your purchase, it's… Read More

Consumer Review of the Week: 2016 Audi S3

By Patrick Masterson on Fri Apr 28 15:30:17 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — A more powerful, 292-horsepower engine, standard all-wheel drive, a specially tuned suspension and larger brakes transform Audi's modestly styled A3 subcompact sedan into the S3. Both fast and smooth, one owner notes that the restraint has more pros… Read More

2017 Mercedes-AMG GLC43 Video Review

By Mike Hanley on Fri Apr 28 12:30:48 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — SUVs are a hot segment right now, and sales are exploding. Automakers are trying to grab a slice of the pie and are offering unique twists on the SUV class. Case in point is the performance-oriented 2017 Mercedes-AMG… Read More

For National Superhero Day, We Name the Best Batmobile

By Matt Schmitz on Fri Apr 28 12:16:50 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — Among superheroes not gifted with the power of flight like Superman, there's a lot of transportation variation. Wonder Woman flies an invisible jet. Thor helicopters his hammer. Aquaman rides his giant seahorse, Storm. Green Lantern has his magic… Read More

Hyundai Kona, VW T-Roc Subcompact SUVs Teased

By Fred Meier on Fri Apr 28 10:51:46 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — The hot-selling field of small SUVs will get even more crowded in the next couple of model years with new entries from Hyundai and Volkswagen. Both automakers have released new teasers for their coming SUVs that are expected to… Read More

2013-2016 Mercedes-Benz G550 and AMG G63, 2016 AMG G65: Recall Alert

By Matt Schmitz on Fri Apr 28 09:14:49 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 11,000 model-year 2013-16 Mercedes-Benz G550 and AMG G63 SUVs, and model-year 2016 AMG G65 SUVs The Problem: The steering coupling may have been insufficiently tightened, resulting in the steering connection wearing; this could result in a… Read More

Easter Eggs on the 2017 Jeep Compass

By Kelsey Mays on Fri Apr 28 08:28:43 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — These days, Jeep loves its Easter eggs — that is, clever styling cues in unexpected places. The redesigned Compass, which is just hitting dealerships now, has its share, too. Jeep held a media introduction for the Compass near… Read More

2017 Honda Civic Vs. 2017 Kia Niro: Hatchback Comeback

By Mike Hanley and Kelsey Mays on Fri Apr 28 08:00:20 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — Though popular overseas, compact hatchbacks are mostly bit players in the U.S., where the sedan is king among car shoppers. However, give a hatchback a few extra inches of ground clearance, all-wheel drive and a different name, and… Read More

What Should Fiat Chrysler Demonize Next?

By Aaron Bragman on Fri Apr 28 05:30:07 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — Twelve weeks of teasers, video clips, vague license plate codes and spy photos culminated earlier this month in the reveal of the 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon at the 2017 New York International Auto Show. The factory dragster… Read More

Why Are Gas Prices Dropping?

By Rick Popely on Fri Apr 28 05:00:03 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — Pump prices fell by a few pennies or less in most states the past week as lower oil prices offset higher demand for gas that typically drives up prices this time of year. The national average for regular… Read More