Ownership

Think you know how much a car costs? The total cost of ownership for a car today is so much more than just what you pay at the dealership. Unless you're paying cash for that new car, you're also going to pay interest on the price that you and the dealer agreed upon. There are some great car financing options in today's market. While there may be some great low or no finance deals out there, interest costs are going to drive the cost of ownership up.

Total cost of ownership today also includes licensing and vehicle registration, fuel, maintenance, insurance and depreciation. It's a lot to consider when you think about becoming a car owner, but we're here to help you figure it all out. Check out the car owner resources and content below.

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That's on top of previous recalls totaling 37 million cars in the U.S.

'We have a moral obligation to apply automated vehicle technology to save as many lives as possible as soon as possible'

'We have a moral obligation to apply automated vehicle technology to save as many lives as possible as soon as possible.'

CES

C-V2X would connect with cars, infrastructure, pedestrians, and its vehicles' own sensors

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The grateful kitten inadvertently activated the police cruiser’s siren

The grateful kitten inadvertently activated the police cruiser's siren.

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They'll deliver takeout and groceries in San Francisco

They'll deliver takeout and groceries in San Francisco.

Study

As New Year's Eve approaches, let's take a look at the data

As New Year's Eve approaches, let's take a look at the data.

Ownership

It's in automakers' best interests to get subscriptions right

It's in automaker's best interests to get subscriptions right.

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Affected trucks have engine block heaters

Affected trucks have engine block heaters.

Auto Accessories

Porsche says the hidden hardware is extremely difficult to remove

Porsche says the hidden hardware is extremely difficult to remove.

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Road conditions conspire to confuse the Jimny's auto-braking software

Road conditions conspire to confuse the Jimny's auto-braking software

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The company also released stats on the most profitable vehicles

The company also released stats on the most profitable vehicles.

First Drive

Life... uh... finds a way

Life... uh... finds a way.

Ownership

They're not just for snow

It's that it's never too early (or too late) in the season to start thinking about winter tires.

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He reportedly wrote execs and lawyers to describe accidents, lax procedures

He reportedly wrote execs and lawyers to describe accidents, lax procedures.

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