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GST impact on the used car market: Here is how much your new but pre-owned car would now cost

GST or Goods and Services Tax came as a good decision for the Indian automotive industry. A number of segments witnessed a considerable drop in their ex-showroom price which includes the requisite tax. Cars categorised in the SUV segment as well as most other segments have seen a considerable drop in prices. Annoyingly though, hybrids are now more expensive while ... Read More »

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 »

Why buying a 10-year-old car is a savvy move

A used car sits in San Francisco with a “for sale” sign in its window. Want to make sure your car won’t wreck your budget? Here’s a chart that might help. In a corner of Reddit devoted to visual representations of data, users are buzzing about a graphic that looks at different approaches to car ownership. The graphic, shown below, ... Read More »

Looking for a used car? A new used car retailer is coming to the Grand Strand

CarMax, a used car retailer, is coming to Myrtle Beach, located at 4649 Factory Stores Blvd, acting as the fourth location in South Carolina along with Charleston, Greenville and Columbia. According to CarMax public relations representative Dietta Slayton, the Myrtle Beach location will have around 200 vehicles in stock, and will operate with other CarMax stores to transfer vehicles across ... 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 »

Cars 3 movie review: Lightning McQueen strikes! The final lap is the best one

Pixar saved the best for last. Cars 3 is the most impressive entry in the series. Cars 3 Director – Brian Fee Cast – Owen Wilson, Cristela Alonzo, Armie Hammer, Nathan Fillion, Larry the Cable Guy Rating – 4/5 Despite being the runt of the Pixar litter — the trilogy that no one really talks about, completely outclassed as it ... Read More »

Why Now Is the Time to Buy a Used Car

Photo by Tino Rossini If you’re looking for an awesome deal on a car, buying used is generally the way to go. A gently used vehicle that’s only a few years old will have already taken a depreciation hit, but it should still be in decent condition. And thanks to a flood of off-lease vehicles, now is a great time ... Read More »

Rishabh Pant, Congrats On The New Car. There Is A Speed Limit Though

Rishabh Pant uploaded a video of him driving the new SUV.© Instagram Rishabh Pant, Indian cricket’s new 19-year-old sensation, has added a swanky purple Mercedes Benz GLC SUV to his garage after a fine run in the Indian Premier League (IPL) Season 10. Good wishes poured in for the dashing left-handed batsman as he posted pictures of his new drive on ... Read More »

America’s Fascination With Side By Side Vehicles Is a True Love Affair

If you are a Side By Side vehicle enthusiast, you shouldn’t have any trouble finding parts. America’s love affair with these amazing off road vehicles has increased at an exponential level in recent years. The source of the appeal is as clear as it is simple. People love riding in off road environments, and they especially love to do so ... Read More »

Audi A5 Cabriolet Review: New Car Is a Treat For The Senses

I’m in Jerez de la Frontera in Spain to drive the brand new Audi A5 Cabriolet. The car makes its debut alongside its S5 alter ego, and so it is available in a slew of engines like its coupé twin. But I will get to that in a bit. First lets take in the new car shall we? It is ... Read More »