A British Gearhead Gets a Taste of American Muscle

As a UK-based car journalist (working on CarGurus’ sister website, PistonHeads), my exposure to American cars has been limited. But the impression I’ve been left with is that those models just below the top of the range seem to be closest to European tastes. Cars like the Ford Shelby GT350 and Chevy Corvette Grand Sport provide the best compromise between performance and enjoyability, offering just the right amount of flair without overwhelming the driving experience with a surfeit of power.

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Driving the 2020 Outback: Subaru Gives the People What They Want

Subaru struck gold in 2009 when it dramatically redesigned the Outback for 2010. But when a model is so well-loved and so integral to your brand, it’s best to take a careful approach when building an all-new version. After all, lightning rarely strikes twice. With a clear blueprint of what shoppers want, Subaru has designed the all-new 2020 Outback as an evolution, rather than a revolution.

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Fueling Your Drive: What Do Car Owners Think About Self-Driving Cars?

The self-driving car market has experienced many recent improvements, including the addition of advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS). The industry also plans to roll out completely autonomous vehicles (AVs) in the near future. As automakers continue to invest in AVs, car buyers are warming up to the idea of these vehicles in the marketplace. Earlier this year, CarGurus benchmarked its first self-driving car survey and learned that this year more consumers are excited about self-driving cars. We investigated to see what’s changing in consumers’ minds. 

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How the Mexico Tariffs Will Impact Affordable Cars

Recently, the White House issued a statement announcing a 5% tariff on all Mexican imports that goes into effect on June 10, 2019. After that date, the White House will increase the tariffs to 10% on July 1, 2019, and then increase them an additional 5% on the first day of each month for the next three months, up to 25%. The tariffs will stay at 25% until Mexico decreases illegal immigration coming through its borders. These tariffs will heavily affect cars made in Mexico.

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5 Award-Winning Used Trucks & Crossovers

2015 Toyota Tacoma

For the third year in a row, we’ve published our Best Used Car Awards. Each year, we take a look at depreciation, popularity, review scores, and availability to identify the top vehicles across a range of categories—16 this year. We also look at other need-to-knows like mileage, cargo space, and safety ratings. Did your favorite make our list?

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