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Car Sales Are so Bad Even Toyota Is Struggling

It’s no secret that the car industry has been rocked since the coronavirus pandemic intensified. While there are some signs of recovery, we are by no means out of the woods yet. This has been made even more evident by Toyota’s recent financial forecast. The popular carmaker expects profits to drop by 80 percent due …

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Avoid the Acura TLX, the Kia Stinger is Better

My co-workers and I got into a discussion today about Acura. To be more specific, we were discussing how the manufacturer seems to have lost its way a bit with its sedans. Sadly, I have to agree. There was a time when Acura was respected, and Kia was a joke. But today, Kia is in …

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What Happened to the Smart Fortwo?

In case you don’t remember what a Smart Fortwo is, let us refresh your memory. It was a two-seat car that looked more like a roller skate than an actual car and while everyone thought it was a fun, zippy way to get around town, it turns out that it wasn’t. That didn’t seem to …

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Worst Wagons of 2020

Wagons are the perfect medium between a compact car and an SUV. They are quickly becoming more and more popular. We’ve already been through Consumer Reports‘ best wagons of 2020, so it only makes sense that we would also write up a list of the worst wagons of 2020 as well. Anyone looking for a …

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Best Wagons of 2020

The American Wagon is a classic and it’s still going strong. There will always be a die-hard wagon fans loading up their family and tossing gear into the hatchback rear cargo. But not all wagons are created equal. According to Consumer Reports, wagons continue to be a raring segment. There are offerings from Honda to …

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Even More Forgotten But Affordable 1990s Two-Seaters

Yesterday we discussed the fact that many people look for a fun, two-seater weekend car. Often times they have a limited budget and will look for something they fondly remember. So, we listed two-seat vehicles that were available during the 1990s that are often forgotten but are affordable at under $20,000. Today, we continue the …

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Cars to Buy Your Teen That You’ll Enjoy Driving Too

Looking at a car for your teen is not always about buying the least expensive vehicle around, or buying them the neighbor’s old station wagon. Sometimes it’s about buying something that you will like driving too. Here are a few cars that are not only low cost but fun to drive and great first time cars for your teens.  …

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Will The 2021 Jaguar F-Type Live Up To Expectations

With the release of the F-Type in 2013, Jaguar established itself as a true competitor in the luxury sports car market, becoming more than just your grandfather’s car. It has aggressive styling, impressive performance, and all of the luxury of a high-end Jaguar. Every year, however, car manufacturers are building faster, lighter, and all-around better …

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The Most Reliable Toyota Is a Pop Culture Icon

When you think about the most reliable Toyota the first cars that come to mind are obvious. The Toyota Camry, the Toyota Corolla, or SUVs like the 4Runner or the Highlander come into focus. Then the reliable and rugged trucks Toyota’s lineup offers like the Toyota Tundra or the Tacoma. And yeah, all of these …

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Forgotten But Affordable 1990s Two-Seaters

Many households have more than one car. Sometimes that additional car or two is for fun weekend driving or events. For those, often, a two-seater fits the “fun” requirement. Inevitably, the search will begin for an affordable one to purchase that is fondly remembered from the recent past. So, what two-seaters are out there from …

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The Morgan Plus 4 Is a Brand-New Classic Car

Today, it’s possible to restore classic cars to better-than-new condition and performance. There are companies that restomod Ford Broncos, Range Rovers, Chevy trucks, Mini Coopers, and so on. Some even convert these classic rides into EVs. British automaker Morgan, though, doesn’t really do restomods. That’s because their products are already essentially brand-new classic cars. Or, …

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Secretly Cool First Cars Your Parents Will Approve Of

When looking for a cool first car that still comes in under the radar of parent approval, there are a few cars that everyone will love. When deciding what to include on this list, the major requirements were reliability, cost, and fun. These cars look will good pulling up to school and also keep your parents …

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The New Corvette Still Fails in These Key Categories Against the Porsche 718 Cayman S

The launch of the 2020 C8 Chevy Corvette hasn’t exactly been smooth-sailing, even before the COVID-19-related problems. However, considering how drastic a departure the mid-engine C8 is from previous Corvettes, some quality issues can be forgiven. The move to mid-engine, though, changes more than just the car’s dynamics and looks. Traditionally, the Corvette was always …

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What’s the Best Year for the Mitsubishi Lancer Evo?

Although the Subaru WRX out-lived it, the Mitsubishi Lancer Evo still has plenty of fans. And there’s a growing demand for importing the models the US never got. Perhaps unsurprisingly, the rally-inspired all-wheel-drive performance sedan holds its value well. Most likely, that’s because examples untouched by Fast and Furious-inspired mods are getting harder to find. …

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How Slow Is The BMW I8 Hybrid Supercar?

The I8 was the BMW flagship hybrid supercar, and it looks like something from outer space. The exotic yet futuristic design established the car as the manufacturer’s first step towards a new generation of cars and combined luxury with the plug-in hybrid experience. Many enthusiasts were excited when the car debuted in 2013 at the …

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How Safe Is the 2020 Honda Civic Si

The 2020 Honda Civic Si earns high praise from car enthusiasts and industry insiders alike. Few cars on the market offer this level of performance and fun at this price point. Whether you choose a coupe or a sedan, the six-speed manual transmission will get you where you need to go fast. If you are …

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Is the 2016 Buick LaCrosse a Good Used Car for Teens?

When it comes to picking the right vehicle for your teen, it’s all about instilling confidence. Teens are the most at-risk group of drivers but the right car can help ensure more safety and security. The ideal car for young drivers is high-quality, reliable, and fitted with the right technology of course. Speaking of this, one …

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What’s the Best Year for the Volkswagen GTI?

It’s rare for a single car to define a segment. However, the original Mk1 Volkswagen GTI, the first hot hatch, did so. Over the years, it inspired several European rivals, like the Peugeot 205 GTI, Renault Clio Williams, and Fiat 500 Abarth. Japanese and American automakers also got involved, with cars like the Nissan Pulsar …

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Lamborghini Launched A Boring New Model Today

Today the exotic car automaker, Lamborghini, launched a new model. But, it is almost like they have run out of ideas since the launch of their Urus SUV. Nothing really new has been coming out lately. Today was no exception. The reveal was just another version of an already existing vehicle. I’m not usually critical …

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Five Budget-Friendly Cars That Are Also Fun to Drive

In need of a new affordable car but also looking for something fun to drive? We’ve got a list of the top five best vehicles that are budget-friendly, and you’ll feel good driving them. Our recommendations are based on safety, affordability, reliability, efficiency, fun, and technology.  Budget-Friendly Cars That Are Also Fun to Drive Not …

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Could This Be the New Acura TLX?

Acura has been pretty cryptic as far as their future offerings as of late. For example, they brought the Acura Type-S Concept to Pebble Beach late last year and while everyone was stunned at its beauty, it left us all wondering what would become of it. Could it be a glimpse of the new next …

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Has the Civic Si Gotten Better Over Time?

The Honda Civic is a well known compact car offered as a sedan coupe and hatchback. Since 1985, Honda has also produced a sportier version of the compact vehicle, the Honda Civic Si. There have been 10 generations of this model, each gradually building in popularity and performance. Together we’ll take a look back at …