2012 Ford Focus test drive
The Ford Focus has always represented a tantalizing promise. We hear how great the European Focus is, but by the time it gets to US shores, it isn't quite the leader that we expected. For 2012, Ford has a better strategy. We get the good Focus this time.
CVT - What it is, how it works
What is a Continuously Variable Transmission (or CVT), how does it work, and what makes the Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) superior to a conventional automatic transmission? This article explains, in simple terms, what the Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) is and how it works. By Aaron Gold, your Guide to Cars at About.com.
2013 Hyundai Azera review
I've been a fan of the Hyundai Azera since it made its debut in 2006, but the Azera has never been a hit with the public. Last year, Hyundai gave the Azera a complete re-do, and now it's the car that it always should have been: Handsome outside, posh inside, loaded with standard features, and priced so low that you'll wonder if one or more of Hyundai's accountants have a drinking problem. 2013 Hyundai Azera: Tested and reviewed by Aaron Gold, your Guide to Cars at About.com.
Ten Cheapest Convertibles
Convertibles generally aren't cheap -- but there are some good deals to be found if you know where to look. Here, we look at the ten least expensive convertible cars of 2012 and sort out which convertibles are the best buys.
2007 Honda Civic EX
Redesigned last year, the Honda Civic is a mainstay of the compact sedan world. So how does the 2007 Honda Civic EX sedan stack up against the competition? Read our 2007 Honda Civic EX sedan review to find out. Tested by Liz Kim, one of the expert reviewers at About.com Cars.
Wash your car like a pro
A good, thorough car wash involves more than simply running your car through a machine. I visited Mothers, well-known manufacturer of car washing and detailing products, to learn how to wash a car the way the pros do it.
2006 Volkswagen Jetta TDI
The 2006 Volkswagen Jetta TDI asks: Why go hybrid when a diesel like the Jetta TDI can do the job as well, at less cost and with less complexity? Volkswagen isn't reluctant to put you to the test, offering the 2006 Jetta TDI. The 2006 Volkswagen Jetta TDI: Tested, analyzed, driven and reviewed by Philip Powell, one of the experts at About Cars.
What is gap insurance?
What is gap insurance, and do you need it? This quick guide will help you decide if you need gap insurance when you buy or lease your next new car.