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Car Buying

How to determine the right trade-in price for your car

How to determine the right trade-in price for your car.

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

Also known as "total due at signing" or "out the door."

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And why do I have to go there? And why is it taking so long?

And why do I have to go there? And why is it taking so long?

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The steering wheel is in the back seat, and the engine is in the trunk

The steering wheel is in the back seat, and the engine is in the trunk.

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Only one pickup truck makes this list of vehicles that retain their value

All cars depreciate, but some lost a lot less value than others. Here are the top performers after three years of ownership.

These 4 steps will point you in the right direction

These 4 steps will point you in the right direction.

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It might not be as simple as it seems

It might not be as simple as it seems.

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Plus, Cadillac Escalade, Lexus LFA prototype, death of Buick Cascada and too much CO2

Plus, the Cadillac Escalade, a Lexus LFA prototype, death of Buick Cascada and too much CO2.

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On the plus side, they often make great used-car bargains

The average car loses about half of its value after five years on the road. But some vehicles depreciate a lot faster. Here are the 10 cars that depreciate the most after 5 years.

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In the wake of the U.N.'s dire climate change report and our recommendation that buying a used hybrid or EV is the best way to lower your automotive carbon footprint, here are 12 choices to consider.

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Things you can do to lower your carbon footprint

The U.N. report on climate change is devastating, but you can help.

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Water-damaged cars pop up on the market all too often

Water-damaged cars pop up on the market all too often.

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We've got 5 tips to help you out

We've got 5 tips to help you out.

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Sometimes owners and dealers have trouble selling certain car models. Others fly off the lot. These are the 10 fastest-selling models of 2018 so far.

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From "APR" to "Trim Level" and everything in between

From APR to Trim Level and everything in between.

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Surprising German luxury car leads the list

Some cars fly off dealer lots in just days, while others tend to sit for months unsold. These are the slowest-selling vehicles in America on the used car market.

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Also, what the hell is Elon Musk doing?

Also, what the hell is Elon Musk doing?

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Lease turn-ins are ranked from ‘Scrap Heap’ to ‘Like New’

These are the cars and trucks that tend to be in the worst average condition when their initial leases are up and they are turned back in.

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