Used Car Buying Guides

  • Ford Freestyle/Taurus X Used Crossover Buyer’s Guide

    Ford Freestyle/Taurus X Used Crossover Buyer’s Guide

    Going into the last decade of the 20th century, Ford came to realize it couldn’t compete in the minivan arena. Looking to break the mold, and aware of the fact......

  • Used Nissan Quest Minivan Buyer

    Used Nissan Quest Minivan Buyer's Guide

    History is riddled with stories of eventual successes that were initially ignored. For example, the automotive concept we currently know as the minivan was pitched to the Ford Motor......

  • Toyota Solara Used Car Buyer’s Guide

    Toyota Solara Used Car Buyer’s Guide

    Ironically, one of the most graceful forms of the automobile is typically one of the most difficult for manufacturers to master—the two-door coupe. Given the impracticality imposed......

  • Nissan Rogue Used CUV Buyer’s Guide

    Nissan Rogue Used CUV Buyer’s Guide

    One of the most fiercely contested automotive segments of all is the compact crossover market. There, vehicles like Ford’s Edge, Toyota’s RAV4, Honda’s CR-V and......

  • Chrysler Crossfire Used Car Buying Guide

    Chrysler Crossfire Used Car Buying Guide

    Back in 1998, Daimler-Benz, the parent company of Mercedes-Benz, took over the Chrysler Corporation. At the time, the arrangement was billed as a merger of equals, but in retrospect,......

  • 2012 Chrysler 300 SRT8 Review

    2012 Chrysler 300 SRT8 Review

    For many, there’s more to a luxury car than plush leather, woolen carpets, the latest electronics, a quiet ride, and exemplary customer service. There’s a particularly discerning......

  • BMW 3 Series Used Car Buying Guide

    BMW 3 Series Used Car Buying Guide

    Without question, one of the world’s most popular cars of any type, the BMW 3 Series holds the singular distinction of being the model nearly everyone thinks of when they hear the......

  • GMC Acadia Used SUV Buyer

    GMC Acadia Used SUV Buyer's Guide

    GMC the brand has a history almost as old as General Motors the corporation. The marque’s roots go all the way back to 1901, and the one-cylinder, somewhat ambitiously named Rapid Motor......

  • Nissan Armada Used SUV Buyer’s Guide

    Nissan Armada Used SUV Buyer’s Guide

    Students of history know the Spanish Armada was one of the most formidable fleet of ships of the 16th Century. They also know the Armada was ultimately a victim of its own size and was......

  • Acura MDX Used SUV Buyer’s Guide

    Acura MDX Used SUV Buyer’s Guide

    The phrase multi-dimensional luxury is intended to come to mind when you hear the acronym “MDX”. Offered in the United States since 2001 by Acura (AKA Honda in much of the rest of......