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  • Tesla, Lexus triumph in Consumer Reports' annual rankings

    Last year, Consumer Reports made news with its annual rankings of new cars and trucks by choosing foreign-branded vehicles for all of its top picks, upsetting some Detroit fans. This year, Consumer Reports changed course dramatically, naming an American built and designed car the best overall…

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    These are the 10 costliest cars to insure (11 photos)

    No one buys an expensive sports car for a leisurely Sunday drive after church. They're built to travel in a blur, which is often the precursor to crumpling sheet metal. Their awe-inspiring speed is matched only by their gasp-inducing insurance rates. commissioned Quadrant Information…
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  • Toyota tops Consumers Reports’ 2014 car-brand perception survey

    Toyota, Ford, Honda, and Chevrolet continue to dominate in consumers’ minds.
  • A car dealer’s scientific guide to the 10 best used vehicles

    Consumers often agonize about what vehicle should be their next car. When it comes to older used cars in particular, I have always offered buyers three ironclad pieces of advice: • Your footwear is going to have a greater impact on your life than the car you drive. • The driving and maintenance…

  • 10 safety checks to make before buying a car

    From crash tests to child seats, here's what to look for when comparing vehicle safety.
  • 10 best values in new car models for 2014

    To win Kiplinger's Best Value Award among new models, a vehicle must be a new introduction or fully redesigned. There are lots to choose from this year.

  • Five Big Myths About Green Cars And Gas Mileage, Debunked

    (1) Boosting gas mileage from 33 to 50 mpg saves more gasoline than replacing a 10-mpg vehicle with one that does 20 mpg. But if you swap your old 33-mpg economy car for a new 2014 Toyota Prius (rated at 50 mpg), that only saves 1 single gallon over the same distance--down from 3 to 2 gallons. …

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  • 5 best luxury cars under $40,000

    Why back up a Tesla to the nearest supermarket charging station or pull your Mercedes-Benz E-Class into some grimy parking lot when you can go somewhat incognito? That's what "entry level" cars are there for. Presumably offered to give aspiring spendthrifts a leg up into the world of luxury…

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  • A car dealer’s scientific guide to the 10 worst used vehicles

    Quality is something we all want when it comes to cars, especially older used ones. But how do we get it? I have been studying this question in one form or another for nearly 14 years now. I began my automotive career as a car dealer, buying and selling hundreds of vehicles a year. As [...]