Month: February 2013

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AAA CEO Robert Darbelnet Implores Congress to Suspend E15 Sales

The chief executive of North Americas largest motoring club testified before Congress on Tuesday, asking members of the House Committee…

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Does Volkswagen Need a Budget Brand?

The Volkswagen Group is made up of 12 brands, going beyond its eponymous Volkswagen moniker to include such makes as…

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Jeep Drops Liberty, Revives Cherokee

One of the most popular names in modern day Jeepdom is Cherokee, an appellation ascribed to not to one, but…

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Zero Percent Financing: Is It Worth It?

Auto financing is a big deal to Auto Trends readers. Our web analytics demonstrate that this is so with our…

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Postal Service Teases Us With Muscle Car Stamps

Don’t you just hate the U.S. Postal Service?! Just weeks after announcing that Saturday mail delivery is dead on arrival…

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What Your Dealer Won’t Tell You About Car Financing

Auto financing is a lucrative business with lenders extending car loans to a variety of consumers from those with excellent…

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Five Steps to Follow for a Fun Family Road Trip

Planning a family vacation can be difficult as there are often many interests and age groups involved, so pleasing everyone…

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Car Leasing: How to Make it Happen

You have your eyes set on a race red Ford Focus Titanium sedan, a model loaded with such goodies as…

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PIN This 2014 Chevrolet Impala

Chevrolet is still calling the Impala its flagship sedan, despite its plans to introduce the burly full-size Australian-built Chevrolet SS…

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MIT Names Audi, Toyota As Disruptive Companies

The word disruptive suggests chaos or what challenges conventional wisdom to introduce something that is new. Technology Review, a publication…

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Chinese Qoros 3 Sedan Set For Geneva Debut

The 83rd edition of the Geneva Motor Show is fast approaching, one of the more important shows on the calendar….

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Out of the Gate: 2014 Chevrolet SS

If you were a fan of the Pontiac G8, a new vehicle possessing the DNA of that short-lived Australian import…

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At a Glance: 2014 Chevrolet Silverado

Among pickup trucks, the full-size Chevrolet Silverado is one of the best sellers. Include its GMC Sierra twin in the…

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Top Tips for Getting Better Gas Mileage

An automobile is more of a necessity than a luxury in Los Angeles. Unlike many U.S. cities that have square,…

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Truck Tailgate Thefts Are on the Rise

Owners of Ford F-150, Chevrolet Silverado, Ram 1500, Nissan Titan, Toyota Tundra and GMC Sierra pickup trucks know that these…

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Light Duty Diesel Pickup Truck for the Ram 1500

Do you like diesels? This writer admits that he does although his experience with and brief ownership of a 1978…

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Toyota Motors, GM Are Tops in Overall Vehicle Dependability

Initial quality and first-year vehicle ownership surveys can give consumers an idea about model reliability. However, it is the longer…

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Poland to Handle Next Generation Fiat 500 Production

It is Mexican labor that has made it possible for Fiat to sell its first model in North America in…

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Nissan NV200 Brings Forth a Small Commercial Van

A small cargo van enters Nissan’s commercial fleet. The Ford Transit Connect will be getting some competition this spring when…

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Stunning: Kia Cross GT Concept

If you are at the Chicago Auto Show this week and in the vicinity of the Kia display, you will…

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