Automotive Industry

10 Best Memorial Day Car Deals for 2022

Best Memorial Day Car Deals Memorial Day is one of the most popular times to shop for a new car, truck, or SUV. But before you make your trek to the dealership on the weekend that marks the unofficial start … Read More

Average Age of Cars on Road Hits New High

How old is your car? We’re surrounded by ads for up-to-the-minute cars with zippy electric drivetrains and screens that double as phone screens. But if your car dates to the days of the iPhone 3, you’re not alone. In fact, … Read More

Recall Alert: Ford Super Duty Airbag Problem

Ford has issued a recall alert for more than 310,000 2016 Super Duty trucks, including F-250, F-350, F-450, and F-550 models. Their airbags may not deploy properly. Dust can get into the steering wheel clock spring, Ford says, which could … Read More

Toyota Drops 80s Throwback for 4Runner’s 40th

In 1983, Ronald Reagan was in the White House, John Denver handed the Best Album Grammy to Toto (people unironically loved Africa that year), and Toyota put some seats in the bed of a pickup truck. They put a removable … Read More

Subprime Car Loan Defaults Rising

In March, 8.5% of subprime borrowers defaulted on their car loans, according to Equifax. That’s the second-highest total on record. The Wall Street Journal reported, “Consumers with low credit scores are falling behind on payments for car loans, personal loans, … Read More

Bike Racks: Which One is the Best Choice?

With bike racks for vehicles available in five different types, it’s hard to imagine which type you need. Selections include hitch racks, roof racks, trunk racks, truck bed racks, and spare tire racks. Typically, two or three kinds of bike … Read More

How to Prevent Hail Damage and Protect Your Car

Destructive hailstorms cause billions of dollars in damage annually to property — including automobiles. But you can help protect your ride from dents caused by falling hail, which can lead to hefty vehicle repair bills or car insurance headaches. Continue … Read More

10 Best Used Compact Luxury SUVs Under $30,000

There are lots of luxury SUVs to choose from — some are full-size with seating for eight and have ample amounts of cargo room, but not everyone needs something so big. Going with a compact SUV is often a better … Read More

10 Best Used Hybrid Cars Under $10,000

Finding a great deal on a used hybrid car can be tough — not because there aren’t lots of great used hybrids out there, but because used cars have gotten a lot more expensive lately. If you’re in the market … Read More