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TECH: Three Compact Crossovers That Raise the Bar

04.07.2016

The affordable crossover segment is host to some interesting new technologies.  Here are three to watch.

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CONTEST: Which Vehicle Would You Choose For $28,000 Or Less?

04.07.2016

The average price for a new car has gone beyond the $32,000 mark. What if you’re not a Rockefeller but still need a new car? BestRide is giving away a two-year lease on any vehicle worth $28k or less.

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DIESELGATE: Volkswagen Sued by Their Own Dealers

04.07.2016

The diesel emissions scandal is a huge thorn in Volkswagen’s side. Their customers are angry, government regulators are angry, and now their own dealers are angry enough to sue.

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Kids + Car Shows: Real Fun? Or Does Mom Make Them Come?

04.07.2016

This year's New York Auto Show was packed with car-crazed kids. Our blogger finds out what they came to see.

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