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You Auto Know

Advice about Buying, Servicing, and Living with Your Car.
How Not to Die in a Car Accident Seven basic things to do as you drive through the 100 deadliest days of the year.

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Car Confessions

A Pretty Place for Ugly Secrets

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7 Decisions before You Buy a Car

Don't go out shopping until you've considered some essentials.

2016 Mazda CX-3

Mazda enters the small-crossover game at the top.

Manual-Transmission Cars You Can Buy Now

For you discerning drivers who want a stick shift, here's every car or SUV with one available.

2015 Infiniti QX80 AWD Limited

A big, beautiful SUV that makes a statement. Is it right for you? Here's what we think.

2016 Hyundai Tucson AWD Limited

Athleticism tempered by comfort. Is that enough to make the Tucson a winner in the crossover class?

The Best and Worst Cities for Drivers

Of 100 cities and towns, where do you suffer the most or least? The breakdown.

5 Musts for the New Motorcyclist

I'm a veteran of hundreds of thousands of miles on bikes, so I have some great advice for you.

2015 Ford Focus SE

What America drives...and why.