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No, Kia Is Not Requiring Dealerships To Mark Up The Stinger

I’ve brokered thousands of deals and have encountered a variety of excuses as to why a car’s price was not competitive, but I’ve have never had a dealer say the automaker made them charge more. If the email I just got is any indication of the norm, the excellent Kia Stinger is getting absolutely screwed […]

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Now’s A Great Time To Buy A New Corvette Since No One Else Is

The weather is getting warmer and you know what that means: it’s time to get yourself a sports car! If you are in the market for some all-American V8 thunder, there are some crazy good deals to be had on the Chevrolet Corvette, and you’ll even have your choice of three model years. People aren’t […]

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I’m Looking For Something Comfortable And Quirky But Not Too Flashy! What Car Should I Buy?

Nic is a priest who does the Lord’s work by making house calls and shuttling parishioners around, but his big Ford truck isn’t quite suited for the job. He needs something professional, but a bit different and obviously affordable. What car should he buy?Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Watch Out For This Sneaky Thing Some Dealers Do When Sending A Total Price

When comparing prices you always want to get a total cost—that includes all tax and fees so you know exactly how much you are paying for your next car. But some dealers are employing a questionable tactic to make their out the door price cheaper than the competition.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Watch Out For Fake Car Deals This Presidents’ Day Weekend

Since 2018 is predicted to be a slower year for car sales, dealers are pulling out all the stops to get you into the showroom. Presidents’ weekend is usually a big time for car buying, but some of these so-called deals don’t really offer the yuuuge savings you would expect.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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I Want To Blow New Car Money On A Rad Ride From The ’80s Or ’90s! What Car Should I Buy?

Derek is from Canada and has a budget that could easily score him a pretty nice new car, but he would rather turn back the clock and get something with style and class from the 1980s or the 1990s. What car should he buy?Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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These Are The Cheapest 2018 Cars To Own For Five Years

Everyone knows owning a car involves much more than the purchase price. There’s taxes, insurance, registration fees, gas, and maintenance, among other costs, which means that the price tag for new cars can sometimes be almost beside the point after years of ownership. Kelley Blue Book is here to help, crunching the…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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Here Are The Used Sport Sedan Deals You Can Get For The Price Of A Kia Stinger GT

I’ve gotten a ton of emails from you fine readers regarding the new Kia Stinger GT. Most of them go the same way: “Is the Stinger GT worth the price?” When compared to new cars the Stinger presents an incredible value, but if you look at what kind of used hardware you can get the […]

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Here Are The Cars You Should Buy New Instead Of Used In 2018

I’ve never subscribed to the “always buy used cars” philosophy, but some folks are still convinced that due to depreciation, pre-owned models are the smartest financial purchase. This study from iSeeCars.com reveals for some cars this year, the used version doesn’t save you that much.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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My Mom Needs Something Cheap And Fancy To Cram A V8 Into! What Car Should She Buy?

Nathan’s mom is one fast lady, but her supercharged Impala crapped out. They have a Ford V8 and are looking swap it into something affordable but somewhat luxurious—but maybe her desire for a V8 car can be found elsewhere, too. What car should they buy?Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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I Regret Buying My Responsible Camry And Want Something Fun! What Car Should I Buy?

Mohit wanted to do the responsible thing and bought a 2016 Camry. It’s fine, but having a boring car and a boring job just isn’t going to cut it. He wants something that appeals to his sense of adventure, but won’t break the bank. What car should he buy?Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Never Ever Agree To Let Someone Make Payments When They Buy Your Car

Right away most of you have read the headline and thought, “Of course not, McParland! How obvious do you need to get?” I too thought this was common sense—until I got an alarming amount of emails from readers that have put themselves in a tough spot because they agreed to finance their buyers.Read more… Continue […]

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I Need An Affordable Adventure Vehicle To Travel Cross Country! What Car Should I Buy?

Nicholas has wised up and decided to get the heck out of NYC. He wants to take a cross-country road trip with his girlfriend, see the sights, make new friends and find a new place to live. But he needs the right car to make the journey, what should he buy?Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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