January 2015 Auto Sales: Winners and Losers

January 2015 Auto Sales: Winners and Losers
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Another month is in the books! January is done and gone just like childhood memories of Space Camp. How well did automakers do? Let’s break it down. Continue Reading...

Top 10 Craziest Cars of the 2015 Tokyo Auto Salon

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Top 10 Craziest Cars of the 2015 Tokyo Auto Salon
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Some say the Tokyo Auto Salon is the mecca for Japanese tuning enthusiasts. Others believe it’s the only place in the world you can see some of the wildest, most extreme creations ever imagined. Each year, AutoGuide.com travels to the Tokyo Auto Salon and every time we walk away impressed with just how clever some of the… Continue Reading...

Top 10 Automotive Displays of CES

Top 10 Automotive Displays of CES
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This is the first year for AutoGuide.com covering the Consumer Electronics Show. This year, as expected, automobiles had a huge presence at the show. Continue Reading...

2014 Auto Sales: Winners and Losers

2014 Auto Sales: Winners and Losers
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January is upon us and another 12-month span is in the books. Like tales of Genghis Kahn’s epic Eurasian conquests or new episodes of I Love Lucy, 2014 is history and what a year it was. Continue Reading...

Top 10 Cars We Said Goodbye to in 2014

Top 10 Cars We Said Goodbye to in 2014
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It’s always exciting for automakers to introduce new cars to the market, but that also means that we have to bid farewell to antiquated models. Sometimes automakers replace aging cars with new ones while other times models get the axe due to poor sales. As we enter 2015, now is a great time to take… Continue Reading...

Top 10 Performance Cars Under $30,000

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Top 10 Performance Cars Under $30,000
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As the old adage goes, speed costs money and your velocity is directly proportional to the size of your bank account. Going fast usually ain’t cheap. Continue Reading...

Top 10 Cars of the 2014 L.A. Auto Show

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In case you haven’t heard there was an auto show in Los Angeles recently and it was a pretty big deal. Manufacturers from around the world descended on Lalaland to show off their latest products. SEE ALSO: Complete 2014 LA Auto Show Coverage Sorting wheat from chaff and gold nuggets from dirt, here’s a list… Continue Reading...

10 Older Vehicles We’re NOT in Love With

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10 Older Vehicles We’re NOT in Love With
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A few weeks ago we published a Top 10 list focusing on some of our favorite in-production vehicles that are getting on in years. In spite of their geriatric status these cars and trucks are aging gracefully, still capable of plastering a big ol’ grin across the lower portion of your face. Continue Reading...

Top 10 Cars of the 2014 SEMA Show

Top 10 Cars of the 2014 SEMA Show
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The SEMA Show is a ludicrous mix of vehicles modified to the moon and back again that draws thousands of people every year. Manufacturers pay absurdly high fees to host displays mostly filled with versions of their car that a third party modifies. Continue Reading...

Top 10 Trucks of the 2014 SEMA Show

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In the world of custom pickup trucks, the golden question always looms: raise it or lower it? Well we found tons of fantastic examples of both at this year’s 2014 SEMA Show, but we have whittled them down to just our 10 favorites.  Read on to see some of the best custom rigs, from rat rods… Continue Reading...

Top 20 Most Embarrassing Cars to Drive: Part 1

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Top 20 Most Embarrassing Cars to Drive: Part 1
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There are good cars, bad cars and embarrassing cars. Today we’ll take a look at the latter list, cars that were bad, underwhelming, uninspired and downright humiliating to be seen in. Continue Reading...

Top 10 ‘Forbidden Fruits’ of the 2014 Paris Motor Show

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Top 10 ‘Forbidden Fruits’ of the 2014 Paris Motor Show
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Car companies are pretty clever. A lot of time, research and money gets spent before a new product is created. Continue Reading...

Top 10 Hybrids of the 2014 Paris Motor Show

Top 10 Hybrids of the 2014 Paris Motor Show
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French automaker Peugeot built a crossover concept for Paris this year that uses a 1.6-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine and 500 hp. How can that be? There are also electric motors powering each of the axles to achieve that number. No, you can’t expect to see a road car like this any time soon, but how… Continue Reading...

Top 10 Affordable Cars With Adaptive Cruise Control

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Top 10 Affordable Cars With Adaptive Cruise Control
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Adaptive cruise control is common on many high-end cars, but did you know that a massive monthly payment isn’t necessary to access the technology? Cars with adaptive cruise control will slow down and speed up according to the vehicle ahead, making highway commuting much easier. Some systems will even stop the car completely and then… Continue Reading...

Top 10 Cars That Need An Extra Gear (or two)

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Top 10 Cars That Need An Extra Gear (or two)
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It’s 2014 and there are STILL cars out there with four and five-speed gearboxes. You may be asking “What’s wrong with that?” and the answer is “Everything!” Continue Reading...

Top 10 States with the Rudest Drivers

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Top 10 States with the Rudest Drivers
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Aggressive maneuvering, horns blaring, center-most fingers locked in their upright positions, these are but a few hallmarks of ill-mannered motoring. Surly, rushed or otherwise incompetent drivers cause mayhem on America’s country roads and urban thoroughfares. Continue Reading...

Top 10 Cars for Older Drivers

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Top 10 Cars for Older Drivers
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Last week we pointed out some of the most geriatric cars on the market, vehicles that are stodgy, dated or otherwise un-cool. In the process we totally lampooned senior citizens, making fun of them every chance we had. Continue Reading...

Top 10 Forbidden Fruits Growing In Your Backyard

Top 10 Forbidden Fruits Growing In Your Backyard
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Think we have it good in the US when it comes to automotive selection? Think again. There are quite a few cars available to our neighbors from the North and South, but not in our dealerships. What gives? Here’s the scoop: many of these cars might not pass our emissions or safety standards, while others… Continue Reading...

Top 10 Geriatric Vehicles

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Top 10 Geriatric Vehicles
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Cars like the Mercury Grand Marquis and Buick Roadmaster are quintessential examples of “old-person transportation,” if we may make a blatantly ageist statement. Potentially offensive remarks aside, these large, rear-wheel-drive sedans were a favorite of the grandparent set; it’s hard to believe they didn’t come from the factory with wrap-around sunglasses, AAA stickers and boxes… Continue Reading...

10 Diesel Cars You Might Not Know Exist

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10 Diesel Cars You Might Not Know Exist
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Diesel is making a comeback in North America and there are more than a few cars out there outfitted with torquey, yet fuel efficient engines. With obvious models like the Jetta or Golf TDI, there are also plenty of others that fly below the radar. If you’re considering buying a diesel for your next car,… Continue Reading...