The AutoGuide Guide to How To Buy a Car

Just 25 years ago car buying was relatively simple, if still a headache. Unless you were after a high end luxury, sports, or collector car, all your new car choices were on the lot at your local dealership; and there were 100 pages of used car classifieds at every checkout. Or you could always bring your wallet down to Yetarian’s Premium Deluxe Motorsport and take your chances with their low, low, prices. Only a few diehards would think about having a car shipped in from somewhere or taking European delivery of their Volvo or BMW.

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How Does a Zero Percent Deal Work?

It’s generally accepted by most people in this country that the events of September 11th changed many aspects of life, along with introducing stories of heroism and resiliency by families and first responders.

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How to Negotiate Car Price: 10 Things You Need to Know

Negotiating a price on a vehicle – new or used – generally ranks up there with a root canal in terms of the amount of aggravation it invokes in most people.

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How to Test Drive a Car

Taking the time to properly sample a car before signing on the dotted line is one of the most important steps in a buying decision.

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Putting a Down Payment on a Car: Everything You Need to Know

Congratulations! You’ve put in the legwork, found a car that checks all the boxes, and settled on a good price. All those items are a task and a half—but there’s still one more topic that needs to be addressed: the down payment.

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Top 10 Cities in the US That Overspend on Cars

A recent study has revealed the cities with the most auto loan debt in the U.S.

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Hyundai Wants to Change the Way You Buy Its Cars

Hyundai has introduced Shopper Assurance, an industry-first nationwide program designed to make car buying easier.

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Most Americans Can't Afford a New Car: Report

A new study shows a median-income household can only afford the average-priced new car in one of the 25 largest U.S. metropolitan areas.

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Save Money on a GM Vehicle by Buying It at Costco

The Costco Auto program is hosting a GM Holiday Sales Event and you can save big on a new GM vehicle.

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Millennials Leasing Cars More: Study

A recent study has found that Millennials are leaning more towards leasing cars than buying them. 

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American Auto Loans Hit Record Levels

No, you’re not imagining things. Both new- and used-vehicle prices are on the rise and American motorists are paying more than ever to purchase cars and trucks.

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Lexus, Subaru Best at Responding to Online Queries

Responding to customers over the internet is increasingly important some automakers are proving to be better than others. 

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Top 10 Things To Know Before Buying a Car

Getting a new car doesn’t have to be a lengthy or frustrating process just because there are a few overlooked steps that can get in the way.

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Ask AutoGuide No. 30 - 2014 Acura MDX Vs. 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee Vs. 2014 Ford Explorer

Two’s company but three’s a crowd. More may be merrier in certain situations but undoubtedly not in every circumstance. Sure, having more flavors of ice cream to choose from or more paid vacation time is like hitting the jackpot at your local Native American tribal casino. Bingo was indeed his name-o.

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Luxury SUV Buyers Want Hybrids, Truck Shoppers Do Not: Survey

A recent study has revealed that truck shoppers are the least likely to join the hybrid and electric vehicle movement.

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