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How Not to Die in a Car Accident

Seven basic things to do as you cap off the 100 deadliest days of the year.

Certified Pre-Owned Cars: 7 Steps to Success

Interested in a Certified Pre-Owned used car? So are lots of people. How to be a smart CPO shopper.

2016 Toyota Tacoma

Toyota's bestselling pickup, revitalized. Is this compact truck right for you? Here's what we think.

2015 Jeep Cherokee Latitude 4x4

You may call it a crossover, but it’s really a Jeep. Of course I loved it.

5 Common Spills You Can Clean Yourself

Get out the common household products to make headway with these unpleasant car-upholstery messes.

2016 Scion iA

The Toyota youth brand's first sedan: Is it a good buy? Here's what we think.

Car Repair? How to Talk to the Shop

Five ways to tell the service department what's wrong with your car in terms they'll understand.

2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata Club

How does it feel to drive the new Miata? Here's what we think.