109 Articles
Report

More standard equipment still makes the 2019 Fusion a relative bargain

More standard equipment still makes the 2019 Fusion a relative bargain.

Car Buying

Being familiar with the lingo could help get you a better deal.

Incentives are more common during seasonal sales or are offered on slower-selling models. They encourage the dealer to make room for new inventory.

Official

It's one of the most affordable three-rows available.

The top range model gets Volkswagen's venerable VR6 six-cylinder.

Official

This after ending the free, forever Supercharger deal for new buyers.

Time to start looking at used ones?

Official
Official

Two trim levels, LT and Premium, also announced.

Oh, isn't that a clever price.

Official

Price for extra EV miles is just over $100 per kWh.

The 2017 BMW i3 will cost $1,200 more than the 2016 model, but you'll get a lot more for your money.

Confirmed

Why Does Every Hydrogen Vehicle Cost Pretty Much The Same?

There will soon be three hydrogen vehicles on the market. For some reason, they all cost $500 a month, even though they're all quite different. Odd, no?

Official

Audi has priced the new A3 e-tron plug-in hybrid at $38,825 for the base model, $42,925 for the Premium Plus, and $47,725 for the Prestige.

Official

Mazda issues suggested retailing pricing for the new 2016 CX-3 subcompact crossover, starting at around $20,000 but quickly ratcheting up to nearly $30,000.

Official

Hyundai has announced the prices of the 2016 Sonata Hybrid. The base model starts at $26,825, including destination.

Next-Gen Model Gets Minor Price Drop

The 2016 Chevy Volt Will Start At $33,995, a few hundred bucks cheaper than the outgoing model. You get a lot more, though, including 12 extra miles of EV range.

Official

Volvo announces pricing for the new XC90 T8 Twin Engine plug-in hybrid, starting at $68,100 before delivery and any tax credits are taken into account.

Official

New MSRP: $65,995

Cadillac has issued a raft of updates for the 2016 ELR plug-in hybrid luxury coupe, including more power and upgraded equipment as well as an available Performance Package. The pricey PHEV is also getting a $9,000 price drop.

Official

All Told, Incentives Can Leave You With A $14,995 EV

The 2015 Chevy Spark EV gets a lower price, just $25,995, and that's before incentives that can push it to $14,995.

Report

Prius C, Plug-In Hybrid Get Biggest Markdowns

Toyota marks down Prius variants in Southern California to spur sales.

Official

Mazda prices the smaller, lighter, sharper 2016 MX-5 Miata at $24,915 in the US, plus $820 destination. That's just $1,000 more than the outgoing car, and it comes with a six-speed manual transmission.

Report

Automotive News reports that the next-generation Dodge Grand Caravan will drop the American Value Package, and will start around $26,000. The platform, technology and content Dodge is building into the new minivan makes it too difficult to get to an MSRP below $25,000.

Report

The price of the BMW i3 goes up by a total of $1,075 to account for more standard equipment and a slightly higher destination charge.

/ 6