Appraising your trade-in online makes for a smoother haggling process

Nearly three-quarters of new car buyers go online to get an idea of what their trade-in vehicle is worth prior to going to the dealership, and almost two-thirds of those estimates are accurate, according to a recent survey conducted for Automotive News. In other words, about half of all car buyers walk into a dealership […]

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2018 Kia Cadenza Review, Ratings, Specs, Prices, and Photos

What’s a full-size sedan to do when it’s not supposed to be a luxury car? The 2018 Kia Cadenza tackles that big-car conundrum with grace and finesse, even if it doesn’t have a definitive answer. It has luxury features, big spread-out space, and softly tuned handling, and that makes it a less expensive and better […]

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Apple's AI future, Alfa Romeo SUV, Ford thinks globally: What’s New @ The Car Connection

Apple: Self-driving cars shouldn’t need a map According to a recent patent filing, Apple’s engineers are working on a self-driving navigation system that uses sensors to determine which route to take, with no reliance on stored or downloaded maps. 2018 Mercedes-Benz G Class Review The 2018 Mercedes-Benz G-Class is a soldier in a… Source link

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Self-driving cars shouldn’t need a map

According to a recent patent filing, Apple’s engineers are working on a self-driving navigation system that uses sensors to determine which route to take, with no reliance on stored or downloaded maps. In other words, Apple is attempting to develop a 21st century equivalent of the cliched man-who-refuses-to-ask-for-directions. According to the patent, the self-driving navigation […]

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2018 Mercedes-Benz G Class Review, Ratings, Specs, Prices, and Photos

The 2018 Mercedes-Benz G-Class is a soldier in a business suit. This boxy SUV icon has survived volatile fuel prices and war zones for more than 40 years, but a new model is just around the corner. For now, the G-Wagen, as it’s affectionately known, is available in G550,  G550 4×4², G63, and G65 forms, […]

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Lexus RX hybrid, Preston Tucker's car, Volvo electrics: What’s New @ The Car Connection

Lexus slices 2018 RX 450h hybrid price The 2018 Lexus RX 450h is nearly $7,500 cheaper to buy this year than it was in 2017. However, good deals usually come come with a caveat and the 2018 RX 450h is no exception. 2017 Porsche 718 Review The Porsche Boxster and Cayman are no more—sort of. […]

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Safest new cars, Personalized Minis, Tesla goes AWD: What’s New @ The Car Connection

The safest cars of 2018 The safest new cars have a few things in common: they’re well-outfitted with safety gear that can help prevent a collision, they have exceptionally strong structures, and they are easy for drivers to see out of. Aston Martin issues rare recall British sports car builder Aston Martin will take the […]

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