Autos: buying

Car Salesman Confidential: Working the Desk in Pursuit of Deals

Wednesday  03:47,   30 august 2017
Motor Trend

For whatever reason, the salesperson occupies a strange position. He or she is essentially a middleman, a “go between” for the customer and those unseen people who sit behind “The Desk” and provide prices and accept deals, the sales managers. At[...]

2018 Volvo S60, V60 Polestar Get 30 Percent More Downforce

Wednesday  03:46,   30 august 2017
Motor Trend

<p>Thanks to a new aero package</p>Jointly developed with Cyan Racing, Polestar's motorsports partner, the new package increases downforce a full 30 percent, according to Volvo. It comes with a new splitter, new side skirts, and an extended[...]

GMC Abandons Wrangler Competitor, Considers Compact CUV Instead

Wednesday  03:46,   30 august 2017
Motor Trend

<p>New crossover would slot below Terrain</p>"I don't think it's worth trying to take on Wrangler," he told AN in a separate interview. "But I think there's an opportunity somewhere in that[...]

2018 Ram Harvest Edition is built specifically for farmers

Wednesday  03:46,   30 august 2017
MSN

Ram claims it's the first truck designed just for those in agriculture.The 2018 Ram Harvest Edition is a special edition that can be applied to just about every truck Ram makes. You can get it for the 1500, 2500 or 3500, no matter the cab[...]

Domino's Takes High-Tech Pizza Delivery To Level 4 With Ford

Wednesday  03:46,   30 august 2017
Forbes

Domino's and Ford are testing an autonomous pizza delivery car in Ann Arbor, Mich.Pizza.[...]

Volkswagen Builds 150 Millionth Vehicle

Wednesday  03:45,   30 august 2017
Motor Trend

<p>Anniversary car is a Golf GTE</p>It took Volkswagen 80 years to achieve the milestone. Since the company was founded in 1937, it has built vehicles at more than 50 sites in 14 countries around the[...]

New Toyota “Sports Car” Series Will Be Unveiled Next Month in Japan

Wednesday  03:45,   30 august 2017
Motor Trend

<p>A chance for more JDM forbidden fruit</p>Official details are scarce, but AN believes the unnamed product line might resemble Lexus' F series, with new performance trims and packages for existing cars like the Camry, Corolla, and[...]

Your Chevrolet Bolt may have a battery problem

Wednesday  03:45,   30 august 2017
MSN

A fault in a single battery cell may cause a false range reading.If you own a Chevrolet Bolt, you may be in for a sudden awakening. GM has notified a few hundred owners of the all-electric car that it may have a faulty battery that would cause a[...]

2017 Toyota RAV4 SE FWD First Test: Slaying Sedans

Wednesday  03:43,   30 august 2017
Motor Trend

Awaiting a needed redesign but outselling the CamryThe 2017 Toyota RAV4 is no exception, with sales topping the Camry and Corolla for the year. However, without a redesign since the 2013 model, the RAV4 is showing its age against the recently[...]

Video Exclusive: A Closer Look at the Tesla Model 3’s Interior

Wednesday  03:42,   30 august 2017
Motor Trend

<p>See how Tesla turns car interior design on its head</p>Motor Trend testing director Kim Reynolds got an exclusive First Drive of the Model 3 last month in Tesla chief designer Franz von Holzhausen's personal Model 3. During their drive[...]

2018 BMW M5 Arrives Packing a 600-hp Twin-Turbo V-8

Wednesday  03:40,   30 august 2017
Automobile

<p>Super sedan hits 60 mph in 3.2 seconds</p>Under the hood, the 2018 BMW M5 packs a twin-turbo 4.4-liter V-8 engine with 600 hp and 553 lb-ft of torque, a 40 hp and 53 lb-ft bump over the old[...]

How to Get the Best Car Lease

Wednesday  03:40,   30 august 2017
Consumer Reports

Like a loan, a car lease can come from the automaker or a third-party lender, and it's usually arranged through a car dealership. You also may be able to arrange a lease yourself through an indep endent bank or finance company. Just as with a[...]

Do's and Don'ts When Buying a Car From a Dealer

Wednesday  03:40,   30 august 2017
Consumer Reports

You'll have to go to a dealership to check out the car, close the deal, and take delivery. But watch your step; this is the phase when the dealership staff could try to make up for a low price on the car by making you pay more in other[...]

Hyundai CPO Buying Guide

Friday  00:56,   18 august 2017
U.S. News & World Report

Everyone likes a good deal, and for those willing to forgo a new car for a lightly used one, the Hyundai CPO program represents a great value. As with all certified pre-owned programs, you get some of the benefits of new-car ownership – a[...]

Ram CPO Buying Guide

Friday  00:56,   18 august 2017
U.S. News & World Report

A CPO truck combines the best of two worlds: new and used vehicles. You get the peace-of-mind of a new-vehicle warranty and the cost savings of a used vehicle, as well as some other perks that we’ll cover in the following sections. Read ahead to[...]