This week in stories selected for our readers, our editors were intrigued by Ford’s celebration of a Mustang milestone, cars with fun drives and practical prices, and a prediction for when we’ll see the first Apple car. Read these stories and more by clicking the links below. Continue reading >>>
Monterey Car Week is a true pilgrimage for car people, something serious enthusiasts should attend at least once in their lifetime. Whether you want to watch the world’s most significant race cars tear around Laguna Seca Raceway, don your best pastel-colored slacks and hobnob with the rich and famous at the Pebble Beach Concours, or see the best of the worst at the Concours d’Lemons, Monterey has something for every car fan. Continue reading >>>
There are few things as exotic in the automotive world as a mid-mounted engine configuration. Think Ferrari 458, Lamborghini Diablo, Audi R8… you get the idea. However, you need not spend a six-figure sum in order to experience the unique poise and balance afforded by a mid-engined layout. Indeed, as the cars below prove, there are a handful of offerings out there that can be picked up for the price of a MINI – or less. Which one would you choose?
When the original BMW 1 Series arrived on the scene in 2004 it stood out from rival compact executive cars for being rear-wheel drive. The same is true of the second-generation 1 Series, known as the F20, which arrived in 2011 and is the subject of our latest CarGurus Used Car Video review.
This week, in addition to eye-catching stories from our favorite news outlets, we’ve included some recommended reads from the CarGurus blog. Check out this week’s links, which include Buicks that buy your gas for you and the CarGurus guide to auto subscription services.How much has the Supra changed over the years? (Jalopnik) Buick now lets you buy gas without leaving your car (CNET) Understanding your monthly car payment (NerdWallet) This Tech Could End Phantom Traffic Jams (CarGurus UK) Subscribe to your car? Depends on what you need (CarGurus)
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In this week’s top stories picked by our editors, augmented reality is coming to your car windows, we learn about the top security concerns to keep in mind when buying a used car, and we find tips on diagnosing your check engine light. Read these stories and more by clicking the links below: Continue reading >>>
Car safety is not the most glamorous of subjects, but it remains hugely important for obvious reasons. That’s arguably even more the case when it comes to choosing a used car rather than a new one, where crash performance and safety features might not necessarily be up to the latest standards.