National Stick Shift Day: Learning on the Fly (and Failing)

By Jennifer Newman on July 16, 2018

How did I learn to drive a stick shift? Trial and error — mostly error. Today is National Stick Shift Day. Well, Cars.com's Editorial department has decided to make this a thing becaus... Read More
Is Your Car Part of the Takata Airbag Recall?

By Kelsey Mays and Fred Meier on February 12, 2018

CARS.COM — Which cars are included in the Takata airbag inflator recall? As of January 2018, the massive airbag inflator recall already covered some 50 million airbag inflators in 37.... Read More
6 Cars, 6 Tips for the Solar Eclipse

By Matt Schmitz on August 18, 2017

CARS.COM — Cue Bonnie Tyler, 'cuz there's a total eclipse comin' — but it ain't "of the heart." As you may have heard by now, the first total solar eclipse ... Read More
Recall Alert: 2006-2010 Pontiac Solstice, 2007-2010 Saturn Sky

By Patrick Masterson on February 9, 2017

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 91,000 model-year 2006-10 Pontiac Solstice sports cars and model-year 2007-10 Saturn Sky sports cars The Problem: The passenger airbag suppressi... Read More
GM Recalls Saturn Astra for Takata Airbags

By Kelsey Mays on February 16, 2016

CARS.COM — Yet another car has been identified from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's huge Jan. 22 expansion of Takata airbag recalls. GM announced today that it wou... Read More
2006-2008 Chevrolet, Pontiac, Saturn Fuel Tank Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on January 21, 2016

CARS.COM — Vehicles affected by service bulletin: 2006 Chevrolet Cobalt 2007 Chevrolet Cobalt 2008 Chevrolet Cobalt 2006 Pontiac Pursuit, G4 2007 Pontiac G5... Read More
2007-2009 Buick, Chevrolet, GMC, Pontiac, Saturn Vehicles Transmission Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on December 7, 2015

CARS.COM — Vehicles affected by service bulletin: 2007 Buick Enclave 2008 Buick Enclave 2009 Buick Enclave 2008 Chevrolet Equinox 2009 Chevrolet Equinox ... Read More
Do Discontinued Cars Make Used-Car Bargains?

By Kelsey Mays on July 30, 2015

If you're shopping for a used car, discontinued models could offer extra savings. A  handful of cars are canceled each year due to slow sales, regulatory hurdles or other complications.... Read More
Recall Alert: 700,000 GM SUVs

By Matt Schmitz on July 10, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 700,000 GM SUVs, including model-year 2008-12 Buick Enclaves manufactured between Jan. 3, 2007, and Feb. 29, 2012; 2009-12 Chevrolet Traverses manufactured betwe... Read More
Recall Alert: 53,000 Nissan SUVs, Sedans and Infiniti Crossovers, Sedans

By Matt Schmitz on November 7, 2014

Vehicles Affected: Nearly 53,000 model-year 2003-04 Nissan Pathfinder SUVs, 2004-06 Sentra sedans, 2003-05 Infiniti FX35 and FX45 luxury crossovers, 2003-04 I35 luxury sedans, and 2006 M35 and M4... Read More