10 for the Road
Comfort, space, and convenience make for an ideal road trip combination. Throw in a little performance and you've got it all.
2009 Honda Accord test drive
I’ve got champagne taste and a beer budget. I think Honda read my mind when they packaged the 2009 Honda Accord EX-L Sedan. I don’t need a fully-loaded sedan with the biggest engine and all the options, but I do want some luxuries. Is the 2009 Honda Accord EX-L Sedan the one? Read on. 2009 Honda Accord: Tested and reviewed by Jason Fogelson for About.com Cars.
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.
2008 Subaru Impreza 2.5i
Mention the Subaru Impreza to your average car buff, and he or she will probably assume you mean the high-performance WRX or STi versions. That's something Subaru wants to see changed with the newly-redesigned 2008 Impreza -- Subaru wants the 2008 Impreza 2.5i, to have its time in the sun. Can the Subaru Impreza 2.5i take on powerhouses like the Honda Civic, Nissan Sentra and Toyota Corolla? About.com Guide to Cars Aaron Gold spent a week with a 2008 Subaru Impreza 2.5i sedan to find out.
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.
2014 Chevrolet Impala review
After pretty much ignoring the Chevrolet Impala for the better part of a decade, General Motors has taken a crack at modernizing it. GN isn't the only automaker that predicts the segment will grow in the coming years, and the 2014 Chevrolet Impala faces a cadre of newly-updated competitors. So how does the heavy Chevy stack up? Read on. 2014 Chevrolet Impala: Tested and reviewed by Aaron Gold, your Guide to Cars at About.com.
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.
2011 Chevrolet Cruze test drive
The 2011 Cruze is the all-new compact sedan from Chevrolet; it replaces the Cobalt, a just-good-enough car that seemed to appeal to rental car companies rather than retail buyers. But Chevy's got a plan in place to avoid the Cobalt's fate: The Cruze is designed to leapfrog the competition in terms of features, safety, and perceived value. Can the Cruze pull it off? Or is this just another ho-hum compact from Detroit? 2011 Chevrolet Cruze: Tested by Aaron Gold, your Guide to Cars at About.com.