2007 Toyota Prius
What do the Guide Rating stars mean? The Prius owners I have met aren't a particularly smug bunch, which
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.
2007 Toyota Yaris S Sedan
Most people buy a cheap car because it's cheap. In the case of the 2007 Toyota Yaris S Sedan, there are so many good reasons to buy this car that the inexpensive price and low running costs are just icing on the cake. What makes the 2007 Toyota Yaris S so appealing? Read on. Base price $13,905, $16,355 as tested, EPA mileage estimates 34 MPG city/40 MPG highway. 2007 Toyota Yaris S: Test drive and new car review 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 Ford Focus
The Ford Focus may be getting on in years, but it hasn't lost its appeal. The 2006 Focus, available as the ZX3/ZX5 hatchback, ZX4 sedan and ZXW wagon, boasts a great driving position, lots of room for passengers and cargo, and a decent list of optional safety equipment. Plus the 2006 Ford Focus is a lot of fun to drive. The Honda Civic and Toyota Corolla may be more modern, but htye can't match the Focus' character. Focus test drive by Aaron Gold, one of the expert reviewers at About.com 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.