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  • General Motors Halts its High-Performance Operations

    General Motors Halts its High-Performance Operations

    General Motors is pulling away from the performance genre, with plans to disband the company's High Performance Vehicle Operations (HPVO) unit effective immediately. While......

  • GM Offers 20 Models Over 30 MPG for 2009

    GM Offers 20 Models Over 30 MPG for 2009

    One of the benefits to having an extensive lineup of rebadged vehicles is that all of the vehicles count separately under many categories. For General Motors, it allows the automaker......

  • Top 10 Vehicles People Lease

    Top 10 Vehicles People Lease

    About this gallery Paying $23,050 for a Honda Accord might not be an option for you right now, but maybe leasing one......

  • What is a Branded Vehicle Title?

    What is a Branded Vehicle Title?

    A 'brand' is a particular wording on the Certificate of Title or the registration card of a vehicle. The brand indicates a particular history for a vehicle, usually one written-off due to......

  • What is the Gas Guzzler Tax?

    What is the Gas Guzzler Tax?

    In 1978, the US Government created the Gas Guzzler Tax as part of the Energy Tax Act. It was intended to encourage the automobile industry to design vehicles that offered better fuel economy. This......

  • Buying a Remanufactured Used Car

    Buying a Remanufactured Used Car

    When a vehicle receives extensive damage from a car accident or some other cause, the vehicle's certificate of title can be labeled as salvage. Each state has different loss thresholds before......

  • Keyless Entry - Remote Keyless Entry

    Keyless Entry - Remote Keyless Entry

    Remote keyless entry is a system designed to allow or deny access to a vehicle in a way that is similar to a standard car key but without the physical contact. The power door locks and......

  • Best Used Suzuki Compact SUV - Vitara, Grand Vitara

    Best Used Suzuki Compact SUV - Vitara, Grand Vitara

    For a small car company, success can sometimes be defined as finding a niche and exploiting it to the fullest. Suzuki is probably best known for their line of sport bikes......

  • Best Used Suzuki Wagon - Esteem, Aerio SX, Forenza

    Best Used Suzuki Wagon - Esteem, Aerio SX, Forenza

    When full-size station wagons disappeared from the North American automotive scene in the 1990s like so many buffalo hunted to the brink of extinction, many people predicted......

  • Best Used Suzuki Crossover - SX4, XL7

    Best Used Suzuki Crossover - SX4, XL7

    Suzuki's success with compact sport-utility vehicles primed the company to make a foray into the world of crossovers a few years past the turn of the millennium. These useful automobiles......