When Is It Better to Buy Used Vs. New?

Buying something brand-spanking new certainly has an appeal. There's no previous owner, so you know where the item has been. It's pretty and shiny, and you get to enjoy that. But buying used usually comes with one big perk: saving money. We want to know—when is it better to buy used vs. new? » 7/16/14 12:27pm 7/16/14 12:27pm

Important: What Do We Think About Amber Rear Turn Indicators?

Last week, I wrote about the deceptive nature of the VW Tiguan's taillights — specifically, that they have an amber section that isn't used for the turn signal. The post proved much more popular than I'd have guessed, and sparked a lot of interesting debate about the use of amber rear indicators. Let's settle this… » 5/15/14 3:30pm 5/15/14 3:30pm

How Is GM CEO Mary Barra's Congressional Hearing Going?

GM recently recalled millions of vehicles for an issue that killed at least a dozen people, and probably more. Company CEO GM Mary Barra is still responding to questions and giving testimony to Congress in response to their investigation into her company's failure to fix the problem, and we want to know what you think. » 4/01/14 3:33pm 4/01/14 3:33pm

What Happened To This Poor Little Pontiac Perched So Precariously?

Driving slick, icy roads in winter can definitely be dangerous, as evidenced by this Pontiac Vibe sitting squarely upon a rock. How did it get there? And what went wrong? » 1/26/14 4:54pm 1/26/14 4:54pm

The Most Useful Life Skills That Everyone Should Know

Some skills are handy to have, but others are almost essential and can make your life so much easier. Let's compile a list of the most useful life skills you can easily learn. » 1/24/14 10:28am 1/24/14 10:28am

The Worst Animal Car Stories Of All Time

After witnessing Australians deal with a snake at their window and learning to watch out for cats seeking shelter in our engine bays, I'd love to hear all the animal-encounter tales you've had with your vehicle. » 11/24/13 4:00pm 11/24/13 4:00pm

How Do You Save Money on Driving Costs?

Owning a car is expensive. Paying for the car, the insurance, maintenance, and gas among other things adds up to a huge chunk of our income. » 8/19/13 11:34am 8/19/13 11:34am