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Report: The Lowest Cost Vehicles to Own
Report: The Lowest Cost Vehicles to Own Cars September 2, 2011
Which vehicles have the lowest true cost to own -- when you consider depreciation, insurance, maintenance and all the rest?…
New car tech actually prevents you from being in an accident
New car tech actually prevents you from being in an accident Cars August 26, 2011
It's such a good thing that the driver fatality rate in the United States has been going down for a…
New car tech actually prevents you from being in an accident
Clark Howard’s Featured Videos About Clark August 26, 2011
New car tech actually prevents you from being in an accident
Police and automakers can eliminate car theft Cars August 17, 2011
Having your car stolen is no fun at all. I remember one time I parked illegally and was towed, but…
New car tech actually prevents you from being in an accident
Ford introduces a 3-cylinder engine Cars August 12, 2011
Remember "Ford has a better idea," the old ad campaign? It was a great tagline that came at a time…
The scoop on 15% Ethanol gasoline
The scoop on 15% Ethanol gasoline Cars August 12, 2011
A new fuel blend called E15 (with 15% ethanol) could soon be at a gas pump near you. But will…
It’s coming: Cars that drive YOU around
It’s coming: Cars that drive YOU around Cars August 8, 2011
How far away are we from safe, remote-controlled vehicles that drive you around? Two new developments are bringing that day…
How often should you change your car’s oil?
How often should you change your car’s oil? Cars August 2, 2011
Are you changing your car's oil too frequently? You just may be. Hear the latest recommendations, and see what the…
How often should you change your car’s oil?
GM experiments with free car insurance for a year Cars July 25, 2011
GM has a unique new incentive where they will foot the bill on 12 months of auto insurance for new…
How often should you change your car’s oil?
Edmunds’ name used in online used car selling scam Cars July 25, 2011
RIP-OFF ALERT: Edmunds.com has had its good name and logo ripped off by con artists trying to sell cars through…
A new look at the 4-Cylinder engine
A new look at the 4-Cylinder engine Cars July 21, 2011
Think four-cylinder cars are not powerful enough for you? You may want to think again. Here's why.
A new look at the 4-Cylinder engine
Some car dealers switch the paperwork at signing Cars July 14, 2011
There's a new practice at some franchise car dealers where they do switcheroo on the paperwork when you go to…
A new look at the 4-Cylinder engine
Buick delivers good fuel economy in large cars Cars July 14, 2011
The naysayers say that in order to get good fuel economy, we'll all have to drive around in little econo-boxes.…
Traffic Ticket’s Effect on Your Insurance Rate
Traffic Ticket’s Effect on Your Insurance Rate Insurance July 14, 2011
Ever wonder exactly how much your auto insurance will go up after a speeding ticket? How about after 2 or…
Traffic Ticket’s Effect on Your Insurance Rate
EPA offers fuel-economy labels for used car sellers Cars July 6, 2011
The Environmental Protection Agency is offering fuel-economy labels for used car sellers that could amount to a selling advantage for…
Traffic Ticket’s Effect on Your Insurance Rate
Flashing yellow left-turn signals save time, gas Cars June 29, 2011
I travel nearly continuously for the show all over the country. Occasionally, I come to an intersection somewhere that will…
Traffic Ticket’s Effect on Your Insurance Rate
Better used car deals for those who wait Cars June 22, 2011
If you're looking to buy a used car, you'd be better off waiting out the current high prices, according to…
Traffic Ticket’s Effect on Your Insurance Rate
Current car market favors sellers, not buyers Cars June 22, 2011
This could be a great time to be a car seller, but not so much a car buyer.First, new car…
Traditional oil change interval going away?
Traditional oil change interval going away? Cars June 16, 2011
It's a message that has been steered at drivers for years: Change your engine oil every 3,000 miles. But that…
Traditional oil change interval going away?
Car loan delinquencies at lowest level since 1999 Cars June 16, 2011
CLARKONOMICS: New data about late payments on car loans suggests some positive movement in the economy. TransUnion reports 60-day late…
Traditional oil change interval going away?
Smart cars communicate with other vehicles to avoid crashes Cars June 8, 2011
Driving is so much unbelievably safer than it used to be. Cars themselves are safer cocoons because of an amazing…
Traditional oil change interval going away?
Nissan sends $400 apology check for minor error Cars May 26, 2011
Nissan has made a stunning display of great customer service all because of a mistake in tech specs about the…
Americans favor 60 mpg government mandate
Americans favor 60 mpg government mandate Cars May 25, 2011
Americans overwhelmingly favor the federal government making a law that would require automakers to have all the vehicles they sell…
Americans favor 60 mpg government mandate
Foreign automakers ratchet up the incentives Cars May 24, 2011
Foreign automakers that came through the Japanese earthquake in March better than expected are ratcheting up the incentives to grab…
Americans favor 60 mpg government mandate
Scooters offer one solution to high gas prices Cars May 20, 2011
In today's market with high gas prices, scooters sales are up nearly 50% from a year ago, according to a…
Americans favor 60 mpg government mandate
New cars may be a better deal than used Cars May 16, 2011
I had to start saying it last year. And I have to say it this year again. Because of some…
A fully equipped vehicle for around $10,000
A fully equipped vehicle for around $10,000 Cars May 9, 2011
MONEY-SAVING MOMENT: A new era of value vehicles will be coming to the United States with prices starting at just…
A fully equipped vehicle for around $10,000
Nissan ready to rollout more Leafs Cars May 6, 2011
Nissan has been heavily promoting the all-electric Leaf for nearly 2 years now. So far, though, there are only 500…
A fully equipped vehicle for around $10,000
Hyundai rolls out trade-in guarantee program Cars May 2, 2011
One foreign automaker that's worked long and hard to overcome an initial poor showing now has a new initiative aimed…
Repossessed or government cars on dealer lots may be bogus
Repossessed or government cars on dealer lots may be bogus Cars April 25, 2011
RIP-OFF ALERT: Have you seen those ads for screaming deals on repossessed or government vehicles at car dealerships? Those cars…