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Fire risk forces BMW to recall 1 million vehicles
11/05/2017
Fire risk forces BMW to recall 1 million vehicles

Fire risk forces BMW to recall 1 million vehicles

BMW is recalling approximately 1 million vehicles due to a risk of underhood fires. Two separate issues are at the root of the recall: the first, affecting 740,000 vehicles from ...

How To Avoid Buying a Flood-Damaged Car
08/30/2017
How To Avoid Buying a Flood-Damaged Car

How To Avoid Buying a Flood-Damaged Car

Flood-damaged cars are flooding the market after recent hurricanes. Here are some tips to help you spot vehicle flood damage before you buy.

Up to 30% more efficient than Mazda's current internal combustion engine.
08/08/2017
Mazda announces major breakthrough in compression ignition engine tech

Up to 30% more efficient than Mazda's current internal combustion engine.

A homogeneous charge compression ignition (HCCI) gasoline engine has been something of a holy grail for internal combustion engineers for decades, promising the fuel economy of diesel engines but ...

"The ban would only apply to conventional rather than hybrid vehicles that have both an electric and combustion engine"
07/27/2017
U.K. to ban sales of gasoline, diesel cars starting 2040

"The ban would only apply to conventional rather than hybrid vehicles that have both an electric and combustion engine"

The U.K., aiming to reduce harmful NOx emissions, is the latest European country after France to focus on electric vehicles for future transportation, dealing another blow to diesel's prospects on the continent.

Customers for Life
06/05/2017
Carl Sewell is driven to connect

Customers for Life

Retail legend Carl Sewell's battle with cancer changed the course of his dealership group — but the emphasis on connecting with customers remains.

30 Best Used Cars for Under $30,000
05/20/2017
30 Best Used Cars for Under $30,000

30 Best Used Cars for Under $30,000

Consumer Reprots dug through years of test data and hundreds of thousands of survey responses to create this list of the 30 best used cars under $30,000.

This video never gets old!😆
05/14/2017
Jeff Gordon Pranks Car Salesman!

This video never gets old!😆

Jeff Gordon Test Drives a Camaro Disguised NASCAR driver Jeff Gordon takes an unsuspecting car dealer for a spin in a Camaro. Pants-sh*tting ensues. Hilariou...

05/03/2017
How CARFAX Works

How CarFax works. Ever wonder where CARFAX gets its data?

CARFAX developed a unique business. Visit HowStuffWorks to learn all about CARFAX.

A dealer's perspective on the used car market.
04/28/2017
How to Get a Deal on a Used Car, Or: Why the Heck Did I Buy 20 Smart Cars?

A dealer's perspective on the used car market.

It’s a common joke that winking at an auto auctioneer can get you into trouble. I found plenty of trouble recently thanks to my winking, as I am now the terrified owner of a small army of Smart Fortwo city cars. These cars have less than 12,000 miles on their odometers, are equipped with heated leat...

AutoTrader vs Cars.com! And the winner is...
04/25/2017
AutoTrader vs Cars.com

AutoTrader vs Cars.com! And the winner is...

Anyone shopping for a car will most likely use both Autotrader and Cars.com. Both sites provide you a wealth of resources for you to buy, sell, or trade in ...

04/11/2017
How Virtual Reality will help sell used cars / GLOBAL FLEET

"Virtual Reality is the new frontier"

Online is rapidly becoming the standard environment for buying and selling used cars. But, as Auto Remarketing reports, that process does not end at your computer screen. Virtual Reality (VR) is the new frontier for remarketeers. VR could allow customers to inspect the car they are interested in,...

04/03/2017
Financing a Used Car | U.S. News & World Report

Looking to finance a used car? Here are some tips.

Buying a used car can save you thousands of dollars compared to the cost of a new model, but you’ll want to watch your wallet when it comes to financing your new ride. Financing a used car is often more ...

03/28/2017
How To Quickly Check A Used Car For Purchase

Great tips on what to look for when buying a used car! And always look for the TestDrive Report online so you know it's worth your time.

Scotty Kilmer, mechanic for the last 46 years, shows how you can quickly check out a used car BEFORE you buy a potential lemon. And, If you like my car help,...

03/21/2017
VINJTEZU14R868064335

A new sample report from TestDrive Lab. Our reports help dealers attract customers looking for reliable pre-owned vehicles.

VIN: JTEZU14R868064335 ​Make: Toyota Model: 4Runner Year: 2006 Date of Test: 18 March 2017 Issues Found: 0

01/26/2016
Chevy Impala explodes after an oil change

Well that didn't go as planned. Another reminder to always find quality mechanics.

Car Fail, Chevy Impala 3800 goes boom. A simple oil change goes wrong. The car had 283k miles on it and was in for a regularly scheduled oil change. The car ...

In case you won the lottery...
01/16/2016
So You Won The Lottery: What Cars Should You Buy?

In case you won the lottery...

Of the hundreds of millions of us who likely bought Powerball tickets in an effort to become a billionaire, only three of you prevailed. Before taxes, if you chose the lump sum option, you will each receive around $383 million—enough to buy any car of your dreams.

01/12/2016
Auto Mechanic Prank Call

And don't forget to add winter air to your tires...

This is the funniest call I've heard

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