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Used Electric Cars: Quick Guide For Getting The Best Deal

Used Electric Cars: Quick Guide For Getting The Best Deal

If you think that electric-car ownership is beyond your financial reach, think again. Due to a matter of supply and demand, and a flood of used models entering the market, electric vehicles (EVs) like the Nissan Leaf are remarkably affordable. This summer, and likely into the fall, there’s a... read more

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Young Men Don’t Get The Most Speeding Tickets: Who Does Will Surprise You

It’s fair to say that teenage drivers and twenty-something men carry a reputation for being especially ticket-prone. But that might be an unfair impression, as... read more April 17, 2015 by 


 
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Study: Even First Accident Claim Raises Car Insurance Rates For Years

Afraid that making just one auto-insurance claim will raise your rates? That fear is entirely justified by the results of a new study—pointing to a premium rate hike of... read more January 28, 2015 by 


 
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How Do Electric Cars Get Cleaner With The New Year?

If you’re buying a new gasoline vehicle, you’d best be happy with its emissions and efficiency today. Because as the vehicle ages, it’s not going to get... read more December 28, 2014 by 


 
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7 Photo Mistakes To Avoid When Selling Your Car Online (Illustrated With Selfies From Wikimedia)

Selling a car online is easy, right? Type in the make/model/year, offer a little description, name a price, post a few pics, and -- boom! -- you're done. Except it's not that... read more October 24, 2014 by 


 
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Six Reasons Why The Fiat 500e Electric Car Beats The Abarth

The Fiat 500e is a rare sight in most parts of the U.S., and as a 'compliance car,' only offered in California and Oregon and aimed to satisfy the framework of... read more September 10, 2014 by 


 
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Federal Tax Credits For Plug-In Hybrids, Electric Cars: What You Need To Know

If you want to get a special incentive for driving a hybrid, you're a few years too late; but a tax credit applies to nearly every electric car and plug-in hybrid on the... read more August 19, 2014 by 


 
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Your Next Vehicle Is More Likely To Have A CVT: Here’s Why

Like it or not: Nearly every new vehicle—we're talking around 95 percent—has an automatic transmission of some sort. And manual transmissions are rare today... read more May 25, 2014 by 


 
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Six Life-Saving Tips About Tires

Tires aren't just treads we replace once every few years. They help us maneuver safely and avoid accidents; and the grip and security they provide is not to be taken lightly... read more May 17, 2014 by 


 
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2015 Subaru WRX Manual Vs. CVT: Tips To Help You Choose

The 2015 Subaru WRX is one of this year’s standout new performance cars. And if you’re considering putting one of these affordable all-wheel-drive sport sedans in... read more May 12, 2014 by 


 
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Six Weird Vehicle-Related Tax Deductions

Cars and driving are necessary for many Americans to do their jobs. And yet if you don't have a company vehicle and a fleet manager, figuring how much of a vehicle-related... read more April 7, 2014 by 


 
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Subprime Set: Top Ten Cars Bought By Those With Low Credit Scores

You’ve likely all seen the late-night TV ads from used-car lots—pushing loans for which they say anyone with a job can qualify. But hold on; don't yet sign your... read more March 16, 2014 by 


 
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Buy American: Ten 2014 Vehicles That Wave The Stars And Stripes

Deciding to buy an American vehicle can sound like a pretty straightforward mission. But as most shoppers focused on that will find out, it's not nearly as clear-cut as it... read more February 7, 2014 by 


 
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10 Laws That Drive Drivers Crazy

Motor-vehicle laws are intended to keep everyone safe, without unnecessarily hindering or restricting. At least in the purest intent, that's how they're supposed to work. But... read more November 4, 2013 by 


 
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10 Practical Tips To Get Your Car Ready For Fall

It won’t be long before the weather gets iffy, if that time hasn’t already arrived. Driving safely during the fall months requires more than just cautious driver... read more October 19, 2013 by 


 
The Car Connection's Used Car Finds

The Car Connection's Best Used Car Finds For August 3, 2013

It's the weekend, and we know for some of you that means either it's time to shop for a vehicle or possibly help a friend or loved one as they look for a vehicle. Either way... read more August 3, 2013 by  0


 

 
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