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Oct. Compact Crossover Sales: Honda CR-V Takes Number One Spot from Ford Escape

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October belonged to the Honda CR-V, which regained its top spot from the Ford Escape, with 20,205 copies sold. It’s still a tight race though, as the Ford Escape trailed the CR-V in October by less than 900 units, at 19,832 CUVs sold. Escape sales declined from August (28,188 units) to September (23,148 copies), and ...

The Top 10 Most Expensive Cars on eBay. Which One Would You Buy?

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Car enthusiasts are all alike. We constantly dream of our next set of wheels, spend hours on automaker online configurators, and even waste Friday afternoons at work viewing Internet auction sites for that hard-to-find rare vehicle you’re convinced someday you’ll own. So when this list of the top 10 most expensive vehicles currently for sale ...

Best Driver’s Car 2012: Camaro ZL1, Shelby GT500, Seven Others Battle for the Crown

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Best Driver’s Car is back! We recently gathered together the latest crop of sports cars, muscle machines, and supercars for our 2012 Best Driver’s Car competition. Those of you who follow our Twitter and Facebook feeds may have gotten a sneak peak at the competitors already, but for those of you not in the know, ...

Your Say: Top 10 New Car Taillight Designs

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Just before the aftermarket headlight craze began, tuners often swapped original automaker-installed taillights with custom replacement units. Automakers caught on to the trend, with the Lexus IS 300 one of the first new cars designed with taillights featuring an eye-catching modified appearance. Now, LED lighting technology allows designers more room to experiment with new shapes, ...

Top 10 Best-Selling Vehicles in September 2012

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Sales last month proved yet again that Americans still love their trucks. Through September, the Ford F-Series truck (includes F-150 and Super Duty) was the most popular vehicle in the U.S. with 55,077 units sold, more than 20,000 above the third-place Toyota Camry, which was the best-selling car with 34,252 copies sold. The Chevy Silverado ...

Thread of the Day: FWD Ram ProMaster or RWD Ford Transit Commercial Van?

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American vans are getting more European. With the exception of the Chevrolet Express and GMC Savana, the American-style van with its snub-nose and single roof height is going extinct. The 2014 Ford Transit and recently revealed 2014 Ram ProMaster are the new Euro vans from American automakers, and in this Thread of the Day, we’re ...

Thread of the Day: Name Your Favorite 1980s Rear-Drive Performance Car

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The 1980s served as a transitional period for the automotive industry. Consumers were still recovering from the gas crisis of the previous decade and automakers were experimenting with new technologies to boost performance and improve fuel economy. Performance cars of the 1980s may not be looked at with the same fondness of the muscle cars ...

Thread of the Day: Chevy Malibu Turbo, Ford Fusion EcoBoost, or Kia Optima Turbo?

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The midsize sedan segment is becoming increasingly competitive. We’ve already driven the 2013 Chevrolet Malibu, but now that it’s available with a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine, it’s right on par with other midsizers that have replaced V-6s with turbo-fours, like  the Ford Fusion, Hyundai Sonata, and Kia Optima. While we weren’t so impressed with the ...