Used cars

We interviewed three industry experts about the drivers of the shortage, its impact on auto brands and when we can expect to see inventory stabilize.
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How Long Will the Vehicle Inventory Shortage Last?

We interviewed three industry experts about the drivers of the shortage, its impact on auto brands and when we can expect to see inventory stabilize.
The average vehicle age has been climbing for decades, but the new record, 12.1 years, could have more to do with the effects of COVID-19 than vehicle quality.
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Average Age of U.S. Vehicles Hits Record High, Surpasses 12 ...

The average vehicle age has been climbing for decades, but the new record, 12.1 years, could have more to do with the effects of COVID-19 than vehicle quality.
New-vehicle supply has been sinking fast due to plant shutdowns, an ongoing microchip shortage and relentless shopper demand, which has led to soaring used-car trade-in values.
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Why Are Car Trade-In Values Skyrocketing?

New-vehicle supply has been sinking fast due to plant shutdowns, an ongoing microchip shortage and relentless shopper demand, which has led to soaring used-car trade-in values.
The most recent Consumer Price Index report from the U.S Department of Labor shows the highest overall annual inflation rate in 13 years, with used-car prices climbing a staggering 29.7% over the past ...
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Used-Car Prices Spiked 30% in Just One Year

The most recent Consumer Price Index report from the U.S Department of Labor shows the highest overall annual inflation rate in 13 years, with used-car prices climbing a staggering 29.7% over the past ...
A regular consumer can buy a car at a used-car auction in theory, though the reality can be complicated.
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Can Regular Consumers Buy a Car at Auction? It Depends

A regular consumer can buy a car at a used-car auction in theory, though the reality can be complicated.
Some owners of the model-year 2013-15 Honda Accord sedan have experienced an alarming issue with the sedan’s steering system, prompting NHTSA to investigate the matter.
2013 Honda Accord

Steering Issue Prompts Investigation of 1.1 Million 2013-15 ...

Some owners of the model-year 2013-15 Honda Accord sedan have experienced an alarming issue with the sedan’s steering system, prompting NHTSA to investigate the matter.
If you’ve been holding onto a used car, there’s a good chance you’ll find generous returns on it right now thanks to the global microchip shortage.
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Now Is a Good Time to Sell Your Extra Used Car; Here’s Why

If you’ve been holding onto a used car, there’s a good chance you’ll find generous returns on it right now thanks to the global microchip shortage.
Learn what CPO programs offer, their pros and cons, and how to purchase a CPO vehicle to get the most bang for your buck.
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Is a Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle the Best Choice? We Answer ...

Learn what CPO programs offer, their pros and cons, and how to purchase a CPO vehicle to get the most bang for your buck.
The J.D. Power 2021 U.S. Vehicle Dependability Survey ranks automakers by the frequency of their problems per 100 vehicles and also awards individual 2018 models dependability awards in various ...
2018 Lexus RX 350L

Shopping for a Used Car? Here Are the Most Reliable 2018 ...

The J.D. Power 2021 U.S. Vehicle Dependability Survey ranks automakers by the frequency of their problems per 100 vehicles and also awards individual 2018 models dependability awards in various ...
The driver of a 2002 Honda Civic died on Aug. 20 in Mesa, Ariz., after a crash in which both frontal airbags deployed, Honda confirmed.
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Takata Airbag Defect Claims 17th Victim

The driver of a 2002 Honda Civic died on Aug. 20 in Mesa, Ariz., after a crash in which both frontal airbags deployed, Honda confirmed.