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20 Affordable Cars a Trump Tax Would Make Expensive

To back up anti-trade rhetoric and an “America first” slogan, President Donald Trump threatened automakers with a border tax on any vehicle assembled in Mexico. The idea

Head’s Up! These Cars Come Cheap But They’re Worth Much More

Is there any good deals left on the U.S. auto market these days? With an average new car price topping $30,000, you could argue every

25 Used Cars Under $20K With Consumer Reports Approval

If you want to know why people trust the Consumer Reports auto team so much, just take a minute exploring how the nonprofit agency works. Unlike

25 New Cars You Need to Check Out in 2017

For automobile enthusiasts, every year means a fresh set of new cars to salivate over. As auto makers constantly fight to outpace their competitors, car

Consumer Reports Picks Its 10 Worst Cars of 2017

Most people that write about cars do it because they love the things. For some lunatics (ourselves included), cars can be a source of unadulterated

10 Reasons Why We Buy Japanese Instead of American Cars

It’s hard to remember now, but a generation ago, Japanese cars transformed from being a cheap, laughable alternative to full-size American cars to the preferred daily drivers for millions

5 Things You Need To Know About The 2017 Honda Ridgeline Black Edition

The original Honda Ridgeline’s career arc looked much more like that of a sports car than a truck: after a strong start out of the

10 Cars That Are the Top Ticket Magnets in America

Though it might seem counterintuitive, the best way to avoid tickets is to drive a loud sports car. At least that’s what a survey of

5 Things You Need To Know About The 2017 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2

The new 2017 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 is the first legitimate challenger to the Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro’s all-terrain dominance since the latter hit the scene

10 Vehicles With Perfect Safety Records on US Roads

Every few years, we get reports on the cars and trucks that proved deadliest for drivers on U.S. roads. Running down the list can be

2017 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 First Drive: Right-size off-roader offers high-tech romp

The sun has long since set on the stretch of Colorado 141 that I’m driving, eyes bleary, windshield smeared with grease and cheese from the

20 Longest Lasting Cars on the Road in 2017

How long is “forever” for a car or truck? It wasn’t long ago that a vehicle hitting 150,000 miles was considered a true warrior. However, standards keep getting higher.

Stick Shift? 10 Cars and Trucks That Still Have a Manual Transmission

For as much as we may bitch and moan about cars not coming with stick shifts anymore, it’s pretty obvious that no amount of complaining

10 Things You Need to Know About the New Ford Bronco

With the new Ford GT and SVT Raptor, it may seem like Ford’s benches are clearing. But if you’d rather spend your time blasting through

15 Risky Vehicles Automakers Gambled On

There’s a big difference between a sporting concept car and an automobile set to see production. Innovative real-world cars and trucks take years of product development and

2017 Ridgeline Review: Honda’s Suburban Multi-Tool Gets a Do-Over

Honda’s decision to resurrect its multipurpose pickup after a three-year hiatus may be one of the smartest things it’s done lately — outside of finally

Jump Start : The Toyota Tacoma TRD-Pro Off-Road Adventure

When the ninth-generation Toyota Tacoma launched last fall, we were impressed by its off-road dexterity and improved interior accommodations. Then, at the 2016 Chicago Auto Show,

2017 HONDA RIDGELINE AWD BLACK EDITION REVIEW

HIGHS Car-like ride quality and comfort Tons of useful built-in features Honda build quality More contemporary look LOWS Poor infotainment controls Transmission slow to respond

10 Fastest Pickup Trucks to Grace the World’s Roads

While truck lovers are typically known for craving power, it’s usually for hauling heavy payloads, not hauling on the dragstrip. But every now and then,

10 Forgotten Pickup Trucks That Never Made It

It should go without saying that America loves its pickup trucks. There are millions of die-hard Ford F-Series, Chevy Silverado, and Ram fans out there

5 Reasons Why 2017 Will Be a Big Year for Pickup Enthusiasts

So far, 2016 has been par for the course for the pickup truck market. There’s been some fresh blood (the updated Toyota Tacoma, Honda Ridgeline,

Harley-Davidson Milwaukee-Eight Equipped Touring Models – FIRST RIDE REVIEW

We brought the party. From the crevices of a damp, cold gas station emerged a loose collective of jubilant chemical enhancement enthusiasts. “One day he’ll

15 Cars That Hold Their Resale Value

Unlike a home, a car isn’t an investment and it will lose value every year. Of course, how much value your vehicles loses depends on

Top 15 Trucks for Towing

Men need cars that function. We need cars that do things. We need cars that resemble us. A strong and powerful man will throw another

Toyota Prius is Cheapest Car Over 10 Years That You Can Buy

When it comes to buying a new car, there are many factors to consider. The car itself has to meet the buyer’s needs, but it’s also

The 7 Least Loved Cars in Consumer Reports’ Rankings

Every year, Consumer Reports conducts an owner satisfaction survey to see what its readers think of the vehicle they recently purchased. The survey covers vehicles between one

2017 Honda Ridgeline first drive review – Not your typical truck

In trucks, as in all things, you can take the easy way or the hard way, and the 2017 Ridgeline suggests Honda has some masochists

2016 Toyota Tacoma Review

In a world where full-size trucks are increasingly plush palaces of rolling excess loaded for bear with luxuries that rival traditional premium sedans, the mid-size

2016 GMC Canyon Diesel Review

There’s nothing more powerful than an idea whose time has finally come, and in the world of light pickups that particularly prescient thought-form has manifested

2015 Chevrolet Colorado LT Crew Cab 4WD vs. 2016 Toyota Tacoma TRD Off-Road Double Cab 4×4 – Comparison Tests

From Tacorado to Eternity: The Tacoma and the Colorado do battle all the way from Tacoma to Colorado. It’s an on-the-nose, obvious, literal, and okay,