Cars

  • Don’t Take Selfies With Your Pet While Driving, AAA Warns

      

    Going on a road trip for the long 4th of July weekend? If you take your dog with you, make sure you don’t try to snap a selfie of you with your four-legged friend, AAA says. A look at...

  • Slow Drivers Watch Out, You Could Face a Ticket in Some States

      

    By Cox Media Group National Content Desk You will want to keep an eye on your speed, not for going too fast, but for going too slow.  Indiana has added itself to the list of states that...

  • Uber Plans to Track Users at All Times

      

    If you use Uber, you might want to reconsider. Uber, the app that functions as a modern taxi service, wants to access customer data even when they aren’t using the Uber app. These...

  • 10 Cars That Will Almost Certainly Last 200,000 Miles

      

    Americans are keeping cars the longest we ever have since the automobile was invented. The average age of a car on the road today is around 11.5 to 12 years, depending on whose numbers you...

  • Best Auto Insurance Companies

      

    Thinking about shopping your auto insurance? A new Consumer Reports tally reveals the best auto insurance companies. Car insurance ads on TV promise accident forgiveness, vanishing...

  • Avoid the #1 Mistake That Car Buyers Make

      

    The No. 1 mistake that car buyers make -- no matter whether they're buying new or used -- is so simple to avoid. I want to identify it for you and tell you how to work around it so you can...

  • The Clark Smart Steps for Buying a New Car

      

    If you're in the market for a new car, here are my tips for making a smart purchase. Here's how to buy a new car First, go to your credit union, online bank or traditional bank...

  • Beware of Flood Cars in the Marketplace

      

    In the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, I gave warnings about flood cars entering the used car market. At that time, hundreds of thousands of vehicles were rebuilt and had their titles...

  • New tech to keep track of your kid’s driving habits

      

    There are new ways to keep your teen driver safe when they are behind the wheel.

  • Will Your Next SUV Be a Plug-In?

      

    SUVs have had two distinct reputations. One as a family carry-all capable of hauling lots of people, their stuff and the occasional trailer. The other is as a fuel-chugging, bloated example of...

  • Best Cars for Teen Drivers

      

    When it comes to the best cars for teen drivers, safety is a key concern. But some new info from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has me reversing some of my longstanding...

  • Will a Hybrid Car Save You Money? There's An Easy Way to Find Out

      

    Hybrid cars have been a favorite of high-mileage drivers for a while now. The touted gas savings and increased price of gasoline has led to much higher adoption of hybrids over the last few years....

  • The Eye-Opening Truth About Dealer Invoice Price

      

    Most new-car shoppers turn to those big new-car pricing websites for the information and advice they need. But those so-called "experts" aren’t telling you what you really need...

  • 10 Best Used Cars With a 4-Digit Price Tag

      

    I'm asked continually, "Can I buy a really reliable car for under $10,000?" Consumer Reports says you can. They've run a new list of 10 great used cars that will run you 4 digits...

  • Beat the Pricing From Online Car Buying Sites

      

    Author’s Note: The catalyst for this series was the eye-opening discovery that over the last 20 years, the dealer invoice price has been turned into a bloated imposter that has nothing to do...