How Would You Spec Your One Of A Kind Dodge Viper GTC?

In an effort to boost Viper sales, Dodge announced it was offering a GTC trim that could be configured and painted to exactly what the customer wanted, making each car unique. Once a configuration is built, Dodge won’t make another. The GTC online configurator just launched; prepare to have your productivity ruined. » 4/17/15 7:54am Friday 7:54am

Man Makes Awesome Video, Still Can't Sell His Ford Taurus

An Omaha man is trying to sell his 2002 Ford Taurus for $3,000 on Craigslist. Rather than just take a few pictures and write a description, he decided to give Ford's best selling sedan the attention it deserves with a pretty impressive video. He has gotten a lot of press, but no offers for some odd reason. » 4/16/15 2:20pm Thursday 2:20pm

No Chevrolet, "Real People" Aren't Going To Mistake Your Cars For A BMW

Okay Chevrolet, I get that you want to push this "new premium" bit, but grabbing some random people and asking them how nice your interior is isn't going to cut it. I'll give you that Chevy has come along way, and the inside is certainly not a bad place to be. But this...just no. » 4/10/15 11:18am 4/10/15 11:18am

Couple Denied Trade Because CarFax Revealed "Total Loss" Six Years Late

We have already established that CarFax and other vehicle history reports are far from perfect. However, many of us use them as a first line of defense against cars that have been damaged or totaled. But what happens when CarFax doesn't report the information in time? One couple found out the hard way. » 4/08/15 10:06am 4/08/15 10:06am

A Seattle Dealer Is Trying A Tesla Sales Model For Regular Cars

Brad Miller's Honda and Toyota stores in Seattle are attempting to radically change the car buying process by emulating Apple in their "One Buyer, One Price, One Hour" strategy. This should have been an instant success, but the reality was very different. » 4/07/15 1:01pm 4/07/15 1:01pm

Cadillac's Problem Isn't The Germans, It's The Koreans 

It's no secret that Cadillac, the self proclaimed "standard of the world," is struggling right now as a luxury automaker. Cadillac CEO Johan de Nysschen said it will cost $12 billion to turn the brand around in order to face the Germans, but are they going after the wrong targets? » 3/31/15 12:50pm 3/31/15 12:50pm

Police Departments Offer "Safe Lots" For Craigslist Transactions 

You can find some great deals on bargain automobiles on Craigslist. However, recent stories about buyers and sellers being robbed or even killed illustrates the risk you take when dealing with an online stranger. Some police departments are responding by allocating a portion of their parking lot to ensure a safe sale. » 3/27/15 8:23am 3/27/15 8:23am

Should I Trade In My Car Or Sell It Privately? 

When it's time to upgrade your current ride, you're faced with the choice of trading it in to the dealership or selling it elsewhere. While a private sale can be a hassle, it often means getting more money for your car. However, it really depends on what you have and your local tax rates that determine the most… » 3/26/15 1:25pm 3/26/15 1:25pm

You'll Be Able To Get Your Very Own Ford Focus RS In America Next Spring

Ford has finally done it. They are bringing over the 2016 Focus RS that American enthusiasts have been begging for. So those of you that are in the market for a hot-hatch should hold out a little bit longer, because Ford says that the RS will arrive in US dealerships sometime during the Spring of 2016. » 3/25/15 9:10am 3/25/15 9:10am

These Are The Best Certified Pre-Owned Car Programs

If you want to drive a luxury car, you have three options: buy new, lease, or buy used. Tavarish says the smart money buys used and buys on Craigslist for cheap, but if you want a little more peace of mind, certified pre-owned is the way to go. Autotrader ranked their top ten CPO programs, you might be surprised… » 3/24/15 10:00am 3/24/15 10:00am

The Mitsubishi Mirage Outsold The Volkswagen GTI In February 

This is a tale of two hatchbacks, one of which won practically every magazine award possible, the other... is a car that would make most of you want to take the bus. As great as the GTI is, Volkswagen still can't outsell what is arguably one of the saddest companies in the American market, Mitsubishi. » 3/23/15 9:00am 3/23/15 9:00am

You Can Lease This Electric Car For Virtually Nothing

Leasing might get a bad rap among some folks, but when an all-electric Fiat leases so cheap the fuel savings neutralize your lease payments, that’s a tough deal to pass up. A bunch of California racers recently took advantage of this offer and snatched more than 80 Fiat 500e models in a single weekend. » 3/22/15 8:42pm 3/22/15 8:42pm

Will One Of You Please Buy This Volvo P1800ES Shooting Brake?

For those of you who made it to the Jalopnik Film Festival launch party, you know that one of the stars of the show was a gorgeous Volvo P1800. If you missed out, now is your chance to not only own a wonderful P1800, but an ultra rare shooting brake version. » 3/20/15 11:17am 3/20/15 11:17am