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    The 10 Best Hybrid Cars You Should Consider Buying

    A hybrid car basically refers to a car that combines a diesel or petrol engine with an electric engine so as to pull itself along. The way by which this car achieves this varies from one model to another. Some cars such as the Toyota Yaris Hybrid use the...
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    4 Steps to Follow When Trading in Your Car

    Being able to afford a new car can be tough, but trading in your vehicle makes it much easier. Knowing the best practices for trading in your vehicle may be difficult since it is a process you likely don’t have to go through very often. If you are wanting...
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    Selling Your Used Car: A Guide

    Selling your used car is an excellent way to make some extra money to pay off debt or even go on a vacation. While selling your vehicle may feel challenging and complicated, it’s actually relatively easy. To make things easier here is a step-by-step guide on how to get...
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    Top Hybrid Cars: Ford C-MAX

    Ford C-Max Hybrids lists the features of the vehicles that offer the best combination of value, efficiency, and overall appeal. This is the third year in a row the C-MAX line has made the list, and as always, the honor is well deserved A Long Time Coming While Ford’s...
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    Electric or Hybrid Car: Pros & Cons

    If you’re looking for a new car, you might wonder which is better: an electric car or a hybrid car. Well, there are certain benefits and drawbacks to both types of vehicles. To help you better understand which would be the best fit for you, here is a general...
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    Look Out for These Problems Before Buying a Used Car

    Buying a used car? When you are looking for a used car, you’ll want to put your best foot forward, and your best effort into the endeavor. When the seller is much more comfortable with speaking with you, you might find that they will open up to you about...
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    Selling Your Car Privately: Pros and Cons

    There are some major pros and cons of selling your car privately rather than taking it to a dealership as a trade-in or down payment on another vehicle. This advantages and disadvantages list may help you decide whether or not to sell your car privately. Pros of Privately Selling...
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    Top Tips for Photographing Your Car for Sale

    If you’re looking to sell your car, you may be surprised with how much the appearance of your vehicle impacts purchase decisions. Before you photograph your vehicle to post online, here are eight tips you need to know to take the perfect gallery of your vehicle. These tips are...
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    Top 10 Hybrid Cars Under $30,000

    Today’s hybrid cars are not just more efficient than the yesterday’s models but they also offer better driving performances. In fact some hybrid models are even faster as compared to their gas-only counterparts all thanks to the immediate boost that’s provided by an electric motor.  They also consume less fuel...
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    2016 Safest Cars

    Every year, new cars are released, and people want to purchase the latest and greatest models. But before you go buy a new vehicle, make sure it’s as safe as possible. Here are five of the top safest cars of 2016. Each of these cars is also included in...
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    10 Best Cars For Moms

    From the after-school activities to the family vacations and college move-in day, a mom’s car has a lot of things to handle. Fortunately for the today’s moms, there are a wide range of options for safe, reliable and versatile cars for moms. Source : edmunds.com As a result, mother...
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    10 Best Family Vehicles of 2016

    It is true that family vehicles have changed from what they used to be. However, family has also changed from what it used to be. The unprecedented diversity of the family car nowadays is an interesting thing. Making a pick that is appropriate for the conveyance of one’s family unit...
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    Top 10 Most Affordable 3 Row Vehicles

    Not everyone requires an SUV with 3 rows of seating. However for people who do it is important to find out whether the final set of the accommodations is the adult-friendly or whether they’re better suited to a younger crowd. Given the fact that 3-row SUVs mostly deliver extra...
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    10 Best Minivans For 2016

    At the end of the day, the Honda Odyssey 2016 model was indeed one of the best choices. However, it wasn’t a slam dunk for the company’s venerable family hauler. Whereas no Odyssey customer will ever be unhappy with their selection, they would do themselves a big harm if...
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    The Top 5 Minivans With Style

    Step aside, soccer moms. The minivan has taken on a whole new look that can appeal to everyone —  its sleekness is such that you won’t have to worry about it cramping your style anymore. But not only are they stylish now, minivans are still the practical and trusty...
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    Covering Your Classic Car

    When you own a classic car, you have to treat it with extra care. If you take good care of a classic car, it is an investment that will appreciate in value each passing year. One of the most important parts of caring for an antique car is keeping...
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    5 Steps to Finding a Great Midsize Vehicle

    Whether you’re celebrating graduation with a new set of wheels or your old car just isn’t big enough for your growing family’s newest little passenger, here are five useful tips for picking out the perfect new car. 5. Determine Your Budget Trying to pick out a car before figuring...
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    The 5 Best Midsize Luxury Cars of 2017

    5. Cadillac CTS The Cadillac CTS has been a popular favorite for awhile now. The CTS starts at $45,560, which gets you a 268-hp turbo four, but you can upgrade to a 335-hp V6 or even a 420-hp twin-turbo V-6. The base model gets 22mpg city/30mpg highway, but reviewers...
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    5 Popular Midsize Cars for College Students

    So, the acceptance letter has arrived and now you’re about to send your kid to college! It is an exciting time for the student as well as the whole family. But many things have to be taken care of, and one of the most important ones is assuring that...
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    10 Best 2016 Midsize Cars for Teenagers

    Getting a car is a big step towards adulthood for most teenagers. It is also a purchase that’s fraught with issues of expense and safety. Choosing the right type of car as a teenager can be a bit stressful. Whether you are a student who is buying your own car...
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    The 10 Best Midsize Cars of 2016

    The midsize car is the most popular, and convenient car ever. When you look for a family car, a personal car, or a car for a first-time driver, more than likely, you will take a look at quite a few midsize cars. We’ve put together a list of the...
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    Crossover Vehicle SUV Deals of 2016

    SUVs offer both power and comfort, making them an ideal vehicle for families. However, with so many new SUVs entering the market, it can be difficult to know which one to choose. Before deciding what vehicle you want to purchase, here is a quick look at some of the...
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    5 Top Crossover SUVs of 2017

    A crossover is the perfect vehicle that’s business in the front and party in the back. They have enough space to store everything you could need whether you’re going camping, grocery shopping, or taking your kids to and from practice. These crossovers are some of the best SUVs of...
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    Top 5 Crossover Vehicles With Parking Assist

    Backing into a parking spot is miserable for some people. Luckily, some vehicles are integrated with parking assist to make parallel parking and rear parking incredibly easy. Having a family can make parking even tougher since you can never be sure if you’re about to back over your kid’s favorite...
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    10 Top Affordable SUVs in 2016

    When it comes to SUVs, we want something that has great features, good gas mileage, and something that won’t cost an arm and a leg! To help narrow down your search, here are the 10 best affordable SUVs of 2016. 1. Jeep Renegade The 2016 Jeep Renegade is changing...
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    Can You Remember These Ugly 90’s Cars?

    Let us be very honest: Many of the car designs throughout the 90’s were plain, even bordering on mundane. These cars had no special designs compared to those released in 2000’s. Undeniably, there is no exact comparison between these cars and the latest cars since many people would not even...
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    Can You Trust Self Driving Cars?

    While the topic of the day at the just concluded 2016 Consumer Electronics Show were autonomous cars, you may be forgiven for thinking they will be launched for public use next year. That is highly unlikely if not improbable. Even as production vehicles promise to produce more reliable semi-autonomous...
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    5 Previously Expensive Cars You Can Now Buy for Less Than $20,000

    Many people often do not know about the previously expensive cars you can now buy for less than $20,000 when making their choices. When you have an idea of the type of car that you would need to buy, you will always find ways of saving money during your...
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    Do Diesel Cars Still Have a Future in America?

    Being a big proponent to diesel engine cars made me convert my truck from a gas engine to a diesel engine. I have also been able to steer quite a number of my friends to also buy diesel engines. Although these diesel engines are very efficient, and they have...
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    Tips for Saving Money on a Car Rental

    Whether you’re going on a vacation or doing some traveling for business purposes, car rentals are a common method of transportation. However, it can be difficult to deal with the expenses of car rentals. When you factor in the costs of fueling the car and the extra fees that...
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    Carsharing vs Car Rentals

    One of the great things about American ingenuity is that wherever there is a need, someone will come up with an idea to meet that need. Such is the case with car-sharing. For decades now, there have been aspects of car renting that have caused many consumers to avoid...
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    The Top 5 New SUVs

    Are you looking for that extra space and comfort? Well, an SUV is the solution to your problems. Considering the fact that the SUV is a sports utility vehicle, it’s also the perfect size that best suits your family when you are planning to travel. You can always load...
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    5 Best Family SUVs to Consider

    An SUV (Sports Utility Vehicle) is the perfect choice for a vehicle for a large family, especially if you like to go camping, hiking, cycling or caravanning on holidays as a family. With many models offering more seating, more storage space, and more towing power than a standard car,...
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    5 Affordable Crossover SUVs

    These days, there is immense motivation to find a reliable crossover SUV or possibly even a hybrid. Perhaps you have children and the current family car just won’t cut it. Crossover SUVs are an excellent family alternative and, let’s face it; you’d never be caught dead in a minivan!...
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    10 Best 7 Passenger Family SUVs

    Not everyone requires a 7 passenger family SUV but if you and your family do, you need to check out this list. We’ve covered models such as the Toyota Highlander and the Ford Explorer. This list has some of the most reliable, and luxurious 7 passenger family SUVs on...
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    10 Best Luxury SUVs

    Crossovers have revitalized the market for the sports and utility vehicles. These new breeds of vehicles, combine truck like utilities and car like comfort. Apart from sporting a badge on their grilles, luxury SUV’s are the top of the crop when it comes to sport or utility vehicles.  They...
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    10 Best Small SUVs And Crossovers 2016

    The car-based crossovers have revitalized the markets for sports utility vehicles since this new breed has combined the truck-like utility that people prefer the car-like comfort as well as better fuel economy that they expect. The old-school and truck-based SUVs still remain to be the default choice both for towing...
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    The 10 Cheapest States for Car Insurance

    Car insurance may be really cheap or very expensive, and at times, it may seem like a small thing is able to make a great difference in a premium cost. The auto insurance premium holds a national average of $927.58 per year. If an individual is lucky enough to reside in...
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    The Best Car Insurance Companies of 2016

    The best car insurance companies of 2016 provide diverse, advanced customer care, financial potency, and fantastic shopping experience for you by insuring your car. Messages from the auto insurers are regularly delivered through different ads even for those watching at Allstate’s “Mayhem” or Progressive’s Flo. Due to increased competition,...
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    When Should you Change your Car Insurance Policy?

    Car insurance is essential, but you don’t have to keep the same company or policy. Choosing to switch your car insurance requires a lot of work, but sometimes it’s necessary and can get you a cheaper policy or better coverage. Reviewing your car insurance each year is important, but...
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    Can your Bad Credit Affect your Auto Insurance

    When it comes to getting auto insurance, you factor in things that you know are important—the make and model, good student discount, and if you’re accident-free. But did you know that you also need to factor in your credit score? Most states use your credit score to determine your...
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    The 10 Least Expensive Cities For Car Insurance

    Insurance companies assess several factors when setting their auto insurance rates. Of significant importance is the location in which the vehicle is based or is to operate. Other equally vital factors influencing insurance premium rates are the severity or amount of car insurance claims within a given geographical area, the...
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    Save Money On Your Car Insurance

    Unfortunately owning a vehicle is a costly business, it is not just the initial cost of the car that you buy, but in addition you must tax it, keep the tank full, pay for parking, cover the cost of any repairs that are needed and several other little costs that...
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    The 7 Most Expensive Cars in the World

    1. Koenigsegg CCXR Trevita – $4.85 million This car looks like every single coin of the $4.85 million it’s worth! What makes it the idol machine is that only two of its kind were made; just one being certified as US-Legal. Professional boxer Floyd Mayweather seems to have gotten...
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    Will You Get A Good Deal If You Let The Car Dealer Finance Your Car?

    Are you considering getting your new vehicle financed? If so, you should understand that dealers who finance vehicles, or even deal contract lenders, may not get you the best deal you can get. Contract lenders will directly compare fiance offers that other financial dealers give you. Offers will always...
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    What to Consider When Buying a New Car

    As the world enters a new era of modern lifestyle, cars have left the zone of being a luxury item to become a necessity. A new car often burns a hole in your pocket, and the sweet charm of owning the car becomes somewhat dissolved. A plethora of cars...
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    Make Your Car ‘Road Trip Ready

    If you want to have a successful vacation, one of the first things to do is to decide how you will get there. This means deciding what kind of transportation you will use. If you are intending on going to the Caribbean Islands, then you will be required to...
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    What Questions Should You Ask When Buying A Used Car?

    There are many things you should consider when you are buying a used car either from the seller or a dealer. These questions will greatly help you from being scammed and also increases security issue and trust in the automobile you want to buy. In addition to that, they...
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    How You Can Increase Your Gas Mileage

    You might have found your dream car but if it eats your gas like crazy is it really worth it? Most people want to keep the car so instead of giving it up have decided to figure out how to reduce gas mileage! There are actually quite a few...
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    The Secrets To Finding Cheaper Car Insurance

    Everyone prefers deals that will save them money, while still getting the most out of the deal. It might sound as a bit obvious, but worth mentioning that you can only get to save more off insurance premiums if you seek to know more about how these policies work....