Sunday’s assault on Tripoli and the subsequent overthrow of Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi could translate into lower gas prices here and abroad in the months to come. The extent of the rebel victory, however, remains uncertain. Prices could drop if supply restored The oil supply in Europe, which provides about half of the U.S.’s 40 Read on! →


A new National Automobile Dealers Association guide on used cars estimates that the price of used cars will be going up. For most consumers, this means used cars will be more expensive and less available. Expected price jump The NADA research expects two distinct levels of price jumps in used vehicles this year. The average Read on! →


Distracted driving is the newest worry for most drivers on the road. The belief of most is that teen drivers are the ultimate distracted drivers, but new studies are showing exactly the opposite. Between texting, phone calls and having the internet in their hands, adults are actually the most distracted drivers on the road. What’s Read on! →


Americans love their automobiles, including American presidents. From William Howard Taft to Barack Obama, each U.S. president has had a special place in his heart for his presidential car. Here’s some fodder for your next presidential car trivia contest, courtesy of the Los Angeles Times. William Howard Taft (1909-1913) The first U.S. president to make Read on! →


A great deal of money tends to change hands at a luxury automotive dealership. In most cases, this exchange is completely legal, but for Patricia Smith and family of Baierl Acura in suburban Pittsburgh, Pa., things ran afoul of the law. Luxuries including VIP seating at exclusive events, private lunches with celebrities and autographed memorabilia Read on! →


More People Than You Realize If you have an outstanding auto loan and are not satisfied with the interest rate you’re paying, it seems like a natural step if your FICO score is above 600 to attempt to refinance your vehicle. If it doesn’t to you, it should. Considering that online auto refinancing is an Read on! →


Depending on the state you live in, no-fault insurance may be an option for your vehicle. There are a variety of opinions on no-fault insurance, and each state has a different law. In most states that allow no-fault vehicle insurance, there is still legal recourse for injured drivers. The idea behind no fault insurance With Read on! →


For fuel- and brake-line parts to be made to specification, the resin must flow. Yet resin availability has been a huge problem in the automotive industry because of an industrial accident at a Evonik Industries AG chemical factory in Marl, Germany. Credit Suisse reports that if European automakers don’t come up with alternatives quickly, production Read on! →


Online lenders usually offer lower interest rates than car dealerships. If you perform one extra step before you head to the car dealer, you could save yourself a lot of money and a lot of hassle later on. That simple extra step is to apply online for a pre-approved new car loan. The first step Read on! →


If you’re in the market for a used vehicle, you may run across rebuilt car titles. While the definition varies from state to state, authorities like CarFax define rebuilt car titles as titles attached to salvaged vehicles that have been repaired and restored to working condition and passed inspection. In most cases, such vehicles had Read on! →