These Are The Best Certified Pre-Owned Car Programs

If you want to drive a luxury car, you have three options: buy new, lease, or buy used. Tavarish says the smart money buys used and buys on Craigslist for cheap, but if you want a little more peace of mind, certified pre-owned is the way to go. Autotrader ranked their top ten CPO programs, you might be surprised… » 3/24/15 10:06am 3/24/15 10:06am

Dealers That Are Missing On Autotrader And Cars.com Are Missing Sales

When you are searching for your next car where do you go to find it? Chances are you start with a 3rd party site like Cars.com or Autotrader. Most consumers don't have time to visit every dealership's webpage; therefore, if a dealer doesn't list their inventory on one of these sites they risk losing sales. » 10/22/14 4:28pm 10/22/14 4:28pm

Two Tips For Selling Your Cheap Car Online

Smart car shoppers know trading in your old car to a dealer is never the best way to go. To make the most off of your hunk of junk, you've got to do it yourself. With a slew of different online classified and car listing services out there, selling cheap cars online has never been easier or more convenient. » 10/22/14 11:56am 10/22/14 11:56am

Best Cars To Buy If You Want To Throw Down A Killer Lap Time

Sometimes you want something practical, sometimes you want something luxurious, and sometimes you want something that will devour apexes and scream down the straights at your local racing circuit . Opponaut LiquidBurns, has found the top 5 cars you can buy right now that will get you that checkered flag. » 10/19/14 10:00am 10/19/14 10:00am

Cars.com Has Some New Tools To Help You Shop For Your Next Ride

Say you are shopping for a new or pre-owned car. Or just wasting time on the internet "hypothetically" shopping for a new or pre-owned car. Cars.com has just launched a new "favorites" feature that lets you save and compare unlimited listings on all your devices. » 9/19/14 8:30am 9/19/14 8:30am

10 Best VW Phaetons You Can Buy Right Now

I've made my list, checked it more times than I'd care to admit and now I'm ready to share. When I was in the market for a vehicle earlier this year I very nearly pulled the trigger on one of these fine examples you'll find below. It was to the point where I was ready to call up my grandparents in northern Louisiana… » 8/28/14 1:30pm 8/28/14 1:30pm

This Car Website Is Worth $7 Billion

This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important — all in one place at 9:30 AM. Or, you could spend all day waiting for other sites to parse it out to you one story at a time. Isn't your time more important? » 1/03/14 9:30am 1/03/14 9:30am

AutoTrader Pockets $400 Million Before Going Public

That AutoTrader still exists in the post-Craigslist world may come as a surprise to some car shoppers. But the company is apparently alive and well, and will be going public, having just filed a $300 million IPO. » 6/20/12 1:30pm 6/20/12 1:30pm

How AutoTrader uses hot girls to sell cars

There's never been an appreciable audience for online video reviews of appliance cars. That hasn't stopped AutoTrader from making dozens of drowsy vids spiked with enough hot actresses and models to fill a Hummer limo. Because when the cars are boring, people will still check out the pretty faces, right? Right? Here's… » 10/20/11 3:30pm 10/20/11 3:30pm

America's next great storyteller is a New York used Audi salesman

Writers often have to take outside jobs while they hone their skills, but a New York used car salesman has managed to combine his work and hobby into the most literary sales pitches since Kurt Vonnegut owned a Saab dealership. » 7/13/11 10:30am 7/13/11 10:30am