Feature Buying Guides

Feature Buying Guides

  • Size Matters: Import Vehicles, Small to Large

    The import market used to boil down to two things: inexpensive commuter cars and high dollar luxury. Over the past 15 years, Asian and European automakers have managed to develop......

  • Size Matters: 10 Domestic Vehicles, Small to Large

    The American dream used to be to follow a tried and true “upgrade” path that saw drivers move from smaller cars to bigger cars over the course of their life time.......

  • Four Doors or Two: Same Name, Different Number of Doors

    The two-door versus four-door debate can take on many different dimensions. Insurance rates, styling and practicality are all important considerations when it comes......

  • GM Cornering the Luxury Hybrid SUV Market

    General Motors is currently the only automaker offering a complete lineup of full-size, luxury hybrid sport utility vehicles. Each of the hybrid editions of its four popular SUVs......

  • Five Domestic Sports Cars

    Traditional American muscle has come a long way, with some of the most powerful domestic automobiles now qualifying as legitimate sports car contenders. Marrying strong acceleration and high......

  • 10 Chrysler Base Models

    It used to be that buying a base model meant accepting a vehicle that offered only the bare minimum amount of equipment, sort of a blank slate meant to be customized with options or used as an......

  • The Twelve 2011 911s

    Most of us think of the Porsche 911 as that rounded, rear-engine sports car we wish we could afford. Few, if any, realize the 911 represents a rather large......

  • 2011 AutoPacific Ideal Vehicle Awards: Compact Crossover SUV

    AutoPacific’s 2011 Ideal Vehicle Awards (IVA) are based on 73,000 surveys completed by owners of new cars and light trucks in the United States in the first......

  • 2011 AutoPacific Ideal Vehicle Awards: Minivan

    AutoPacific’s 2011 Ideal Vehicle Awards (IVA) are based on 73,000 surveys completed by owners of new cars and light trucks in the United States in the first half of......

  • 2011 AutoPacific Ideal Vehicle Awards: Hybrid Truck

    AutoPacific’s 2011 Ideal Vehicle Awards (IVA) are based on 73,000 surveys completed by owners of new cars and light trucks in the United States in the first half of......