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Ford F-150 Lightning buyers face a no-resale agreement

Dealers don't want buyers flipping their new trucks — and undercutting dealer markups

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European online car retailer Cazoo to cut workforce by 15%

Inflation and inventory shortages are hitting online car retailers especially hard

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What is dealer invoice? And is that what you should pay?

It's more complicated than just 'what the dealer paid for the car'

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Ford CEO suggests new EV sales model that's ‘100%’ online

Customers paying dealer markups probably wish this was already in place

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Why you should not get an extended warranty on a new car

Explaining what an extended warranty is, what it covers and why you should say 'no'

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How to end a car lease and avoid paying termination fees

There are two decent, if slightly complicated options

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What is a down payment? And how much should you put down?

The answers have big-time long-term implications for your wallet

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What does the drive-off cost mean when buying a car?

Also known as 'total due at signing' or 'out the door'

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What is a new car incentive or rebate?

They can save you money if you know what you’re doing

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7 questions you should ask before buying a car

Don't get stuck with a vehicle that was misrepresented or just plain awful

Tips from a lawyer specializing in Lemon Laws with essential questions you should always ask a seller. This is how thorough you should be with someone selling a car.

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Top five things to avoid when buying a used car

Don't get taken for a ride

Price-gouging, title-washing, hidden mechanical problems, bogus back-end deals and extended warranty programs are just some of the hazards that a consumer can confront when buying a used car from a less-than-reputable car dealer. Let's take a look at the more common practices — or malpractices! — an

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AutoNation gets a bumpy ride as investors worry about U.S. consumers

'We have customers for everything that’s coming,' Mike Manley says

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What is a certified pre-owned vehicle?

Find out if a certified pre-owned vehicle is better than used for you

Today, the certified pre-owned car is officially a third category of vehicle, and for some it's better than buying a used car the old way.

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What is the dealer document fee and should you pay it?

The facts behind the 'doc fee' and why it might not matter

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What is a product planner? 7 Questions for Subaru's Michael Redic

What he does, how he got his job and how the Crosstrek finally got that bigger engine

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What is a destination charge? And do you have to pay them?

Facts behind destination fees and the similar-sounding delivery fee

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