New Car

That shiny new car is out of reach for many Americans

As wages stagnate and the cost of living continues to rise, paying for a new car is a challenge for consumers, according to a new study. The report by Bankrate.com shows that in all but one of the 25 largest U.S. metro areas, households with median incomes cannot afford the average price of a new car. In six of the surveyed ... Read More »

2017 Hyundai Verna Teased Ahead Of Launch

HIGHLIGHTS 2017 Hyundai Verna will be launched in August The new Hyundai Verna will borrow styling cues from the Elantra Rivals: VW Vento, Maruti Suzuki Ciaz, Honda City, Skoda Rapid We’d already told you that the new generation of the Hyundai Verna is on its way to India soon.  Come August, Hyundai will launch the car in India, but the ... Read More »

Best 4th Of July Deals On ‘All-American’ Cars, Trucks And SUVs

The Chevrolet Corvette Stingray is among the “most American” models having the highest percentage of domestic content, and is being offered for the 4th of July weekend with 10% off the MSRP, along with other discounts. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya) The 4th of July is the most patriotic of our national holidays, and most of us celebrate the adoption of the ... Read More »

Maruti Suzuki Dzire Waiting Period Goes Up To 3 Months

  It was just last month that Maruti Suzuki launched the new, third generation of the Dzire in India. In fact we’ve told you everything about the car, right from the design of the exterior, interior and even the extensive feature list that the car gets. While we thought it ticked all the right boxes when we drove it, we ... Read More »

These Are the 10 New Cars and Trucks Owners Keep the Longest

As Americans seem to be hanging on to their new vehicles longer, three-row SUVs and sports cars are among the autos that spend the most time with their original owners, according to the automotive research firm ISeeCars.com. The company says it combed through records of 15.7 million used vehicles sold by original owners. It then used the ages those cars ... Read More »

Need a new car? Here are 31 hatchbacks for less than R200 000

Image: Wheels24 / Charlen Raymond Cape Town – South Africa’s economy is still reeling from its downgrade to junk status. With an increase in vehicle prices and inflation, many motorists are bearing the brunt of the ailing auto industry. The new car market is especially affected by the poor economy as consumers are finding that much harder to purchase a new ... Read More »

Is buying a new car before GST rolls out a good option?

 Post GST, budget and mass market cars may see an upward revision in prices ranging anywhere between 3-5 per cent. The Good and Services Tax (GST) will be implemented from July 2017, and as the day approaches, the car market in India is getting hotter and hotter. Almost all major automakers are offering attractive discounts. However, the buyers are confused ... Read More »

10 Best New-Car Deals For June 2017 By KBB.com

IRVINE, Calif., June 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — To kick off the summer selldown season, the expert editors at Kelley Blue Book www.kbb.com have compiled a list of their top 10 lease, financing and cash back deals for new models available this month from a variety of automakers. “With many of these offers available through the Fourth of July holiday weekend, ... Read More »

New car launches see a decline in sales in May

Maruti Suzuki launches new sedan “Dzire” in New Delhi, on May 16, 2017. Photo: Amlan Paliwal/IANS Key highlights: Passenger vehicle sales rise by 8.6% in May 2017 Dzire sees a 44% decline in sales in May Tata Hexa launched in January too a decline of 40.1% in sales The month of May saw passenger vehicle sales rise by 8.6% in ... Read More »

Debt fears over new car deals that only need a £300 deposit: Concerns controversial plans have helped fuel borrowing binge

Fears of a dangerous debt bubble are growing as motorists drive off in new cars after paying a deposit of just £319. Britons spent £3.6billion on car loan deals in March alone, up 13 per cent on a year earlier. But most new car ‘buyers’ actually use loan deals to rent the vehicles. A £12,000 Smart ForTwo car can be ... Read More »