More and more vehicles are featuring a continuously variable transmission (CVT) as a means of maximizing fuel economy and minimizing vehicle drivetrain weight and complexity. Many automakers, such as Nissan, Subaru, and Toyota, have embraced the CVT and put considerable research and engineering into furthering its development. Most of Nissan’s cars and crossovers, for example, … Continue reading Continuously Variable Transmissions
Car owners enjoy their rides and the benefits they offer, one of which is reliable transportation. The way to keep that reliability is to do the regular, scheduled maintenance for the car. The owner’s manual for most cars has specifics for the vehicle in question, but as a general rule, knowing the service intervals for … Continue reading Car Maintenance Schedules
Do you know how much you are actually paying for an automobile? Consumers usually look at the advertised price of a vehicle before seeing the rest of the costs associated it, but taxes, registration fees and dealer fees can all affect the bottom line. This is why it is important to know how much a … Continue reading Identifying Hidden Car Buying Fees
The 2015 Washington Auto Show is in full swing, and automakers are showcasing a number of new and upcoming models this week in our nation’s capital. Here’s a look at a few of the cars, trucks and SUVs that are on display through Sunday, Feb. 1. Lexus RC F This delicious Lexus RC F is … Continue reading 2015 Washington Auto Show Highlights
We’re at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show to provide live updates of concept cars, new car unveils, and other news. Stay tuned to this page for updates. Ford unleashed a new type of beast in the all-new 2016 Ford F-150 Raptor. With a new “high output” 3.5-liter EcoBoost engine, Ford says it will be more powerful than the … Continue reading 2015 Detroit Auto Show: Live News
Shopping for a new car can be really exciting. When you’re shopping for a used car there are so many great choices. You can shop for cars with great fuel efficiency, the latest gadgets, sunroofs, turbocharged engines, and a thousand other features. But, at the end, you have to make sure the car you love … Continue reading How Much Car Can I Afford?