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There Are Some Really Bizarre Secret Car Deals Happening Right Now

I like to save a buck wherever I can. I like doing this so much that I cut my kitchen sponges and only use one half at a time to make the pack last longer. My kind and considerate friends say I’m “frugal,” but let’s just call it what it is: I am a cheap […]

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I Missed My Chance To Get A Manual Chevy SS! What Car Should I Buy?

Despite our best efforts, Chris did not take the opportunity to buy a three-pedal Chevrolet SS when he had the chance. While a big sale on the muscle sedan is currently happening pretty much all the manual cars are gone. What should he buy instead?Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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The Ultimate Guide To Every Automaker’s Certified Pre-Owned Programs

Buying a certified pre-owned car is a great way to get the value of a used vehicle but also minimize your risk. Certified warranty coverage and duration varies from brand to brand and this handy guide should prove super helpful when shopping for your next car.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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I Need To Drive Something While I’m Waiting For My Tesla Model 3! What Car Should I Buy?

Daniel is one of the thousands of people who plopped down a deposit for the much-hyped and lately production-troubled Tesla Model 3. Well, it looks like it’s going to be awhile before he gets one of his own and needs something cool in the meantime. What car should he buy?Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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You Can Finally Get A Great Deal On A Honda Civic Si

The Civic Si may not garner the headlines like its Type R stablemate does, but it’s still a compelling value. While some dealers subjected this car to Type R pricing strategies, such price-padding in long in this generation Si’s past. The model year changeover means you can start to score some deals.Read more… Continue Reading […]

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Here’s What You Need To Know About Negotiating Car Accessories And Add-Ons

Most new cars are sold with a few extras, and most of the time these are functional items like floor mats and roof racks. Did you know that sometimes you can save some money on these items depending on how they are added to the price of the car? Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Here’s How Understanding Regional Discounts Can Save You Money On Your Next Car

You already know that car shopping outside of your area can give you more leverage for negotiations, but may not know that dealers in specific regions will sometimes get extra money to move inventory. Finding these extra discounts isn’t always easy, but the extra work can pay off.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Here’s How Understanding Regional Discounts Can Save You Money On Your Next Car

You already know that car shopping outside of your area can give you more leverage for negotiations, but may not know that dealers in specific regions will sometimes get extra money to move inventory. Finding these extra discounts isn’t always easy, but the extra work can pay off.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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I Just Had Twins So The Shelby Mustang Has To Go! What Car Should I Buy?

Christopher has a 2011 Shelby Mustang that by some miracle has not been involved in any Cars and Coffee incidents. Now he has twins and car seats and Mustangs don’t mix well, so he needs something fast with four doors. What car should he buy?Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Here’s What ‘Call For Price’ On A Dealer’s Website Really Means

One of the most frustrating aspects of shopping for a car online can often be boiled down to three words: “call for price.” It seems simple enough; call the dealership and they’ll tell you how much it costs. But the subtext to this command will give you a pretty big clue as to whether or […]

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Watch Out For Dealerships That Cater To Customers Who Don’t Care About Money

It must be nice to roll into a car dealership, point to something cool and say “I’ll take that one,” without any care about cost. It’s a luxury many of us don’t have. I’ve found that some luxury car dealers may get a little too use to this devil-may-care attitude. They work with so many […]

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Check Out The Absolutely Insane Interest On This Exotic Car Lease

You would assume that dealers selling high-end cars would be less inclined to try to take advantage of folks on that level because they understand it’s bad for business. This bonkers lease, though, goes to show that even wealthy buyers have to run the math.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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I Need A Cheap Car With Three Pedals And A Good Warranty! What Car Should I Buy?

James is a college student who’s tired of working on his old Chevy Blazer. His folks are going to help him get another car, but they say it has to have a good warranty. James, naturally, still wants something manual and sporty. What car should he buy?Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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