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Published: Fri, 24 Feb 2017 11:44:16 +0000

 



Cheapest Cars: The Least Expensive New Cars of...

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Looking for cheap cars? Here are the least-expensive 2016 cars on sale in the US. Lists which inexpensive cars are the deals and which are the duds.



Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT): What...

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

What is a Continuously Variable Transmission (or CVT), how does it work, and what makes it superior to a conventional automatic transmission?



What is a Twin Clutch / Direct Shift Gearbox...

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

The twin-clutch transmission is a self-shifting automatic transmission that overcomes many of the problems with traditional manual and automatic transmissions.



Buying vs. Leasing: Should you lease your next...

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Which is better, buying a new car or leasing it? This article explains how leasing works and what the advantages and disadvantages are.



What is gap insurance, and do you need it?

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

What is gap insurance, and do you need it? This quick guide will help you decide if you need gap insurance when you buy or lease your next new car.



How Disk and Drum Brakes Work

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

This article explains the difference between disc brakes and drum brakes and explains how they work and what advantages disc brakes have over drum brakes.



Ten Steps to Follow if Your Car is in a Flood

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Ten steps to follow if your car is in a flood. Learn what to do and what not to do if your car is in a flood.



The 15 Least Expensive Convertibles You Can Buy

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

In this guide to the fifteen least-expensive convertibles, we'll tell you which cheap drop-tops are good buys and which to avoid.



The Dos and Don'ts of Tire Buying

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Buying tires can be a confusing experience. These do's and don'ts will give you the foundation to make smart choices about your tires.



Antilock brakes: What they are, how they work

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

What are anti-lock brakes? This article explains what the antilock braking system (ABS) is, what it does, how it works, and answers some of the more common questions about antilock brakes.



5 Trick Questions From Car Dealers and How to...

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

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The 10 Most Exciting Cars for Women

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Women's driving needs differ from men's. Here are the Top 10 Cars for women as chosen by the automotive experts at About Cars.



5 Questions About Snow Tires Answered

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

How are snow tires different from other tires? Do you need snow tires, or are all-season tires good enough? This article will tell you.



Best New Cars of 2016

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

From all the new and redesigned cars introduced for the 2016 model year, About.com's Cars Expert Aaron Gold picks the very best.



10 Small Cars You Can Live With

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Small cars are less expensive, more fuel-efficient, and easier to drive than bigger cars -- but don't you have to give up a lot when you buy a small car? Not necessarily! Here are ten cars, presented in alphabetical order, that do the job just as well as larger cars and SUVs -- but with key small-car advantages.



The 25 Worst Cars Ever Sold

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Think your car is bad? Check out these vehicles, some of the worst cars ever sold to the public.



12 Best Cars for a Growing Family

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

The right car is a critical decision for families that are just starting out. Our Top Picks list highlights ten cars that are perfect for a growing family: Practical, safe, inexpensive, and (in most cases) entertaining to drive.



What Is Direct Fuel Injection and How Does It...

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Direct fuel injection promises better fuel efficiency, more power and cleaner emissions for car engines. This article explains what direct fuel injection is and how direct fuel injection works.



How the Mercedes-Benz BLUETEC System Works

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

A technical tour of the Mercedes-Benz BLUETEC diesel system



Should you buy an extended warranty for your car?

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Car dealers and third-party companies offer extended warranties, also known as service contracts, that extend your car's warranty coverage for a longer period of time. Are extended car warranties a good deal? Read on.



Twelve things you need to know about the Tesla...

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

The Tesla Model 3 may be the most anticipated new car in fifty years. Here's what we know about the long-range affordable electric vehicle from Tesla.



Top Ten Cars for Teen Drivers

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

School starts soon, and this is a great time to think about putting your teen on wheels. Here are ten new cars that are reliable, easy to drive, affordable, and well suited to young, inexperienced teen drivers.



How to Prepare Your Car for a Road Trip

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Getting ready for a road trip? Follow these easy tips to get your car ready and eliminate potential vacation headaches.



What is electronic stability control and why is...

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Electronic stability control (ESC) is a safety feature that can help prevent the driver from losing control of the car. This article explains how it works and why it is important.



How to Wash Your Car Like the Pros

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

A good, thorough car wash involves more than simply running your car through a machine. I visited Mothers, well-known manufacturer of car washing and detailing products, to learn how to wash a car the way the pros do it.



What type of gas should you put in your car -...

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

What type of gasoline should you use in your car -- regular, mid-grade and premium? This article will explain what grades and octane ratings mean, and help you decide which is best for your car.



Top 10 Features Your Next Car Should Have

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Used to be that power windows and locks were the epitomy of luxury; today, they're standard on even the most humble econoboxes. Technology has gifted us with a great many more goodies and gadgets. Here are ten features and options that could make life with your next car a great deal easier and safer.



10 Best Cars for Moms

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Who says motherhood demands a minivan or big SUV? Here are ten cars that are perfect for moms, with lots of family-friendly features that mothers everywhere will approve of.



2016 Chevrolet Malibu review

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Chevrolet has taken another stab at redesigning the Malibu, and this time they've poured money and resource into it -- so is that enough to lift the 2016 Chevrolet Malibu out of mediocrity and up to the head of the mid-size class?



Should you trade in your old car or sell it...

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

To trade or not to trade? This article gives helps you determine whether trading or selling privately is best and gives you guidelines for negotiating with the dealer.



Tire Safety Tips - Inflation, Balance and Tread...

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Tires are vital to our cars' safety. Safety tips on tire inflation, tire balance, tire tread wear and tire maintenance.



Best Road Trip Cars

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

The great American road trip is making a comeback -- but what's the best car to take on a road trip? Aaron Gold, About.com's Expert to Cars, picks the top ten best road trip cars, with picks for every size of family and budget.



Top 10 Tips For Saving Fuel

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Yes, your car can get better gas mileage! These Top Ten Fuel Saving Tips will help you improve your car's fuel economy and use less gasoline. Most of these tips will give you a slight increase in MPG -- but together the gas mileage improvements can really add up. Save money and use less fuel!



How to clean, detail and wax your car's exterior

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

In order to keep your car looking good, you should detail and wax it regularly. Here's how to get professional results at a do-it-yourself- price in twelve easy steps.



Top 10 SUV Alternatives

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

While SUVs offer lots of space, they aren't always the most practical vehicle -- and they certainly aren't very fuel-efficient. Here are ten vehicles that will give you the space of an SUV with all the advantages of a car, as opposed to a truck. Tested, analyzed and reviwed by the experts at About Cars.



The 10 Most Fuel-Efficient Cars of 2014

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

You can find plenty of lists of the most fuel-efficient cars on the US market -- but how many would you want to drive? We'll take you through each of these cars and tell you which ones you'll want to drive and which ones you'll want to leave by the side of the road.



10 Cars That Guys Love to Drive

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Ten best cars for men.



12 Tips to Keep Your Car Running Forever

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

With proper care and feeding, virtually any car can be kept running as long as the owner wants to keep it. Here are twelve guidelines to keeping your car well into six-figure territory.



Design Disasters: The Ugliest Cars of the Last...

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Think you know what an ugly car is? Think again! Here are some of the most unfortunate looking cars of the last five decades.



Test drive: 2015 Dodge Charger

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Dodge has updated the Charger for 2015, with revised styling, mild interior updates, and a stellar lineup of engines, right up to the 707 horsepower Hellcat V8. Ride along as we drive the all-new 2015 Dodge Charger.



UPDATED: The Volkswagen diesel emissions...

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

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What to do after a car crash

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

A car crash is a traumatic experience, even if it's only a minor fender-bender. Here's a comprehensive guide to what you should do immediately after a car accident.



2015 Hyundai Sonata photo tour

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

2015 Hyundai Sonata from the front



2016 Honda Civic test drive

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

The Honda Civic is one of the best and most enduring compact sedans ever sold, and developing a new one must be a task that is fraught with peril. Honda has come up with an all-new Civic for 2016—so can this new version uphold the Civic's reputation?



10 Fuel Efficient Cars You'll Love to Drive

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

One shouldn't give up an enjoyable drive just to save fuel.This isn't a top 10 list of fuel-efficient cars with highest MPG, but the most enjoyable. Page 1



Your car has been recalled! Now what?

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Your car has been recalled -- now what? This guide will tell you how to find out if your car is recalled and what you should do to get the problems fixed.



2016 Chevrolet Camaro Convertible review

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

The all-new 2016 Chevrolet Camaro Convertible combines smart engineering with good old-fashioned muscle car fun.



K&N Million-Mile Air Filter product review

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

K&N says their reuseable air filter can save on costs and pollution. How well does it work? The experts at About.com Cars have the answer.



2016 Chevrolet Spark review

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Chevy has made some big changes to the little Spark for 2016, giving it a new look and a more mature demeanor. Let's drive the 2016 Chevrolet Spark and see how it does.



2015 Mitsubishi Mirage review

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

The 2015 Mitsubishi Mirage has received a drubbing in the press -- but does it deserve such poor treatment? I don't think so, and my review will tell you why.



Honda Civic 2,2 i-CTDi Diesel test drive

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

This is the Honda Civic you can't buy in the United States -- the Honda Civic 2.2 i-CTDi, complete with hatchback body style and Honda-designed turbodiesel engine. How does the Honda Civic i-CTDi compare with the Honda Civics we get here in the States? Read on. Tested and reviewed by Aaron Gold, your Guide to Cars at About.com.



2016 Kia Optima review

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Kia has introduced an all-new Optima for 2016. Is it good? Oh, yes -- in fact, it may well be the new benchmark for the mid-size sedan segment.



2014 Volkswagen Passat 1.8 TSI Review

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

If there's one thing that's hobbled the Volkswagen Passat, it's the lack of a decent entry-level engine -- until now. Let's drive the 2014 Passat 1.8 TSI.



Drum brake, wheel removed

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Drum brake. Cars. Page 2.



Happy Father's Day! Here are ten great cars for...

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Here is a list of cars that are perfect for dads -- cars that combine a modicum of practicality with high cool quotient and fun-to-drive factor that make them ideal for fathers.



Should you buy a used car?

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

The days when used cars meant trouble are over. Today, buying used is a great way to get more car for less dough.



2016 Volkswagen Passat review

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Volkswagen's large Passat sedan has been update for 2016, though it doesn't seem like they've changed it much -- and that's fine with me.



Disc brake, wheel removed

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Disc brake. Cars.



2016 Hyundai Accent SE review

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Hyundai made their name on small, cheap economy cars. They’ve moved on to bigger and better things—but can they still build a good econobox?



Drum brake, wheel installed

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Drum brake with wheel. Cars. Page 4.



Top 10 Best Cars to Crash

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Few people cruise the showrooms thinking "Is this the car in which I will have a major crash?" With car



2016 Chevrolet Camaro review

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

2016 sees the introduction of an all-new Chevrolet Camaro--lighter, trimmer, and mroe agile than the outgoing car.. and, like the Camaro that preceded it, not for everyone.



Latest Rollover Stats Show SUVs Roll Most -...

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

The NHTSA has released its latest rollover statistics. They show SUV's are more inclined to roll in an accident, cars less so. Mazda cars took two of the top three spots. Chrysler's all-wheel-drive Pacifica scored best among SUV's. An About Cars feature article.



We call BMW's new M3 and M4 the M&M cars --...

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Meet BMW's M&Ms: The all new425 hp M3 sedan and M4 coupe. We know BMW builds great performance cars, but are these new near-twins as good as their chocolate-covered namesake? We sent Frank Aukofer to find out.



Disc brake, wheel installed

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Disc brake with wheel. Cars. Page 3.



What is a collision mitigation system and how...

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

What are collision warning, collision mitigation, and collision avoidance systems, and how do they work? This article will break it down into simple terms. By Aaron Gold, your Cars Expert at About.com.



Tire test drive: Michelin Primaxy MXV4

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

A test of Michelin's new Primaxy MXV4 tire reminded us how important it is to have the right tires -- even in a non-performanve vehicle.



2016 Honda Civic photo tour

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Honda has completely designed their ubiquitous compact sedan for 2016. Take a closer look at the 2016 Honda Civic in our photo tour.



Visitor's Guide to the Detroit Auto Show

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

A guide to visiting the 2016 North American International Auto Show in Detroit: When to go, how to get there, and what to see.



Coupe to Crossover, Which Body Type Is Best For...

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Having trouble choosing between one body type and another? Here's a brief rundown on the advantages and disadvantages of everything from a coupe to a crossover.



Yo-yo financing: How to avoid this common...

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Cars. Page 2.



2016 Chevrolet Camaro 2.0T review

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

For the first time in thirty years, Chevrolet has fitted a four-cylinder engine to the Camaro -- and it's a stormer. Let's drive the 2016 Chevrolet Camaro 2.0T!



2014 Volkswagen Jetta 1.8 TSI review

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Volkswagen's 2014 Jetta SE has a fabulous new engine and improved handling -- but it also has factors working against it. Should you buy one? My review will tell you.



2016 Chevrolet Camaro Convertible photo tour

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Take a closer look at the new drop-top version of Chevrolet's 2016 Camaro in our Camaro Convertible photo tour.



What is a turbocharger, how does it work, and...

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

What is a turbocharger and how does it work? This article explains the inner workings of the turbocharger and its real-world benefits.



2015 Dodge Challenger SRT 392: Ruminations on...

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

There's a lot of talk about the 707 hp Dodge Challenger Hellcat -- but if you're seeking an authentic muscle car experience, the 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT 392 is the one to get.



Turtle Wax Black Box Polish and Wax Review

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Turtle Wax Black Box is a cleaning and waxing system designed specifically for black vehicles. I put Turtle Wax Black Box to the test with a worst-case scenario.



2014 Mitsubishi Mirage long-term test: Month 2

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

2014 Mitsubishi Mirage month 2: It's time for our Mirage's first oil change, and this being a budget-priced car, I decided to look into budget-priced service alternatives.



Fifty Years of the Chevrolet Camaro

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

With the 2016 Chevrolet Camaro ready to make its debut, let's take a look back at the history of this iconic Chevrolet muscle car.



Farewell to a legend: Mitsubishi Lancer...

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

The Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution Final Edition is the end of the line for one of my favorite cars. Let's take this all-wheel-drive terror out for one last (very fast) drive, shall we?



Thirteen cars that will scare the daylights out...

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Today's cars handle so well that we often take it for granted -- but there are some cars that can be downright frightening to drive. Here are thirteen cars that have earned a reputation for scaring the stuffing out of their drivers.



Highlights from the 2016 New York Auto Show

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Check out the newest and most notable concepts and future vehicles revealed at the 2016 New York Auto Show.



MINI Cooper

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

MINI Cooper. Cars. Page 5.



A house is divided as we spend our first month...

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

During the first month of our long-term 2013 Chevrolet Cruze Eco test, Aaron geeks out on the turbo engine and six-speed manual transmission.



Highlights From the 2015 New York Auto Show

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

The New York Auto Show is the last major auto show of the season, and one that this year was brimming with new model and concept car introductions. Check out the latest and the greatest from the 2015 New York Auto Show.



2013 Volkswagen Jetta TDI review

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

I have a love-hate relationship with the Volkswagen Jetta, but I have yet to spend a week with the diesel-powered TDI. I'm a big fan of diesels, so how will I get along with the 2013 Volkswagen Jetta TDI? Read on. Tested and reviewed by Aaron Gold, your Cars Expert at About.com.



2014 GMC Sierra

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

2014 GMC Sierra at the 2013 Detroit Auto Show. Page 14.



6 Easy Steps to Buying a New Car

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Step #2: How to find and secure a realistic, negotiable price for your new car. An About Cars feature article.



2016 Volvo S60 Cross Country photo tour

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Take a closer look at Volvo's new winter wondercar, the 2016 Volvo S60 Cross Country.



2016 Volvo S60 Cross Country: Winter meets its...

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

The 2016 Volvo S60 Cross Country gives you the all-weather benefits of an SUV--but it isn't an SUV.



2016 Chevrolet Volt: The DriveWays Review

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

With the original Volt, General Motors got it right in the first place. Now the 2016 Chevrolet Volt refines and enhances the concept.



Michelin Smart Cables jumper cables review

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Michelin Smart Cables are electronic jumper cables that eliminate the possibility of connecting jumper cables incorrectly, reducing changes of injury or damage.



The Jump Starter That Belongs in Your Emergency...

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Why carry jumper cables? The new Weego jump starter is a pocket-sized battery that can jump-start your car’s dead battery.



2016 Scion iA review

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

The Scion iA -- a Mazda2 by any other name -- is Scion's new entry-level car. Cute and frisky it is -- but is it a good deal? My review will tell you.



2016 Chevrolet Camaro Prototype Drive

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Chevrolet has an all-new Camaro on the way for 2016. I got a chance to take a quick couple of laps in Camaro engineering prototypes, and this brief glance showed there's a lot to look forward to in the new Camaro.



2015 Dodge Charger photo tour

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Take a closer look at the new Charger in our 2015 Dodge Charger photo gallery.



How the EPA tests fuel economy

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

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See what's new and notable at the 2016 Chicago...

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

See what's new and notable at the 2016 Chicago Auto Show in Aaron Gold's exclusive Photo Tour.



The Peugeot model lineup

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

French automaker Peugeot is contemplating a return to the US. Let's take a look at their model lineup to see which cars (in future iterations) could make it to the United States.



2016 Hyundai Accent photo tour

2017-02-24T11:44:16Z

Hyundai’s entry-level Accent is an attractive subcompact car. Let’s take a closer look.