Refinancing a Car: Pros and Cons
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by Russ Heaps
4h ago
Quick Facts About Car Refinancing With refinancing, a borrower might extend the loan length, which reduces the monthly payment. A lower interest rate can also contribute to reduced monthly payments. Carefully weigh refinancing unless the goal of refinancing is to shorten the length of a car loan, because refinancing may translate into paying more interest overall. Refinancing carries with it the possibility of putting the borrower underwater. If you are dissatisfied with the terms of your current car loan, refinancing is a potential pathway to lower monthly payments, shorten the length of th ..read more
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Reports: U.S. To Ease Tailpipe Emissions Rules, Slow EV Transition
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by Sean Tucker
9h ago
The White House is preparing to soften tailpipe emissions rules that, as currently written, would require automakers to reduce new vehicle emissions by 56% by 2032. Automakers estimate that, if the rules don’t change, they’d need 67% of the new cars they sell to be electric by 2032. Easing the rules would let them set a lower electric vehicle (EV) sales target. Reuters, citing two unidentified sources close to the Biden administration, says, “The EPA will slow the pace of its proposed yearly emissions requirements through 2030.” The softened regulation would still aggressively promote EVs. Bu ..read more
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A Good Sign for Car Shoppers — Wholesale Used Car Prices Fall
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by Sean Tucker
9h ago
Used car prices are already on the way down and may fall further soon. There’s good news for car shoppers this month. New car prices finished January a record 3.5% lower than a year ago. Used car prices fell even further, ending January 4% lower than 12 months earlier. There may be further decreases ahead. That news comes from Kelley Blue Book’s parent company, Cox Automotive, which also owns car auction giant Manheim — where car dealers go to buy used cars they later sell. Manheim always sees a price drop at auctions this time of year, so the tool it uses to track them — the Manheim Used Veh ..read more
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Recall Alert: Hyundai Genesis; Genesis G70, G80, G90
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by Sean Tucker
10h ago
Hyundai and its Genesis luxury marque have recalled more than 90,000 cars at risk of an engine compartment fire. Recalled models include the: 2015-2016 Hyundai Genesis 2017-2019 Genesis G80 2017-2019 Genesis G90 2019 Genesis G70 In case those names trigger any confusion, Hyundai built a luxury car called the Hyundai Genesis before spinning off Genesis into its own separate brand. The company tells the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration that a starter solenoid in the cars “could be contaminated with water if operated in abnormally wet conditions, such as a flooded ..read more
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GM Pauses Sales of Midsize Trucks To Fix Software Problem
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by Sean Tucker
10h ago
If you’re shopping for a 2024 Chevrolet Colorado or 2024 GMC Canyon, you won’t be able to buy one today. General Motors has paused sales of its newest midsize trucks while it works to correct a software problem. A GM spokesperson told the media late yesterday, “Certain Colorados and Canyons displayed intermittent software quality issues identified during our rigorous validation process. A fix has been identified and implemented into vehicles that have begun shipping to dealers this morning.” Industry publication Automotive News, citing a GMC spokesperson, says the issue “affects about 15,000 ..read more
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Let’s Take a Look Inside the 2024 Range Rover Velar
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by Russ Heaps
20h ago
Upgraded and enhanced for 2024 Pricing starts at $62,775 | Price it your way On sale now | See Range Rover Velar models for sale near you The 2024 Range Rover Velar is a midsize 5-passenger SUV that slots between the smaller Range Rover Evoque and the larger Range Rover Sport. Highly competent off-road, the Velar also impresses with its over-the-pavement comfort. In other words, neither luxurious on-road manners nor off-road prowess was an afterthought. The beautifully detailed cabin is brimming with a wide range of up-to-date technology and convenience features. Range Rover streamlined a ..read more
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2024 Hyundai Palisade vs. 2024 Mazda CX-90 Comparison
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by Jason Fogelson
1d ago
When you need to transport a big family and a minivan is out of the question, a 3-row crossover SUV may be the answer. The new kid on the block, the 2024 Mazda CX-90 brings elegance and some premium features to the school drop-off zone. The 2024 Hyundai Palisade is in the veteran position, now in its fourth year of production and coming off a 2023 refresh. Mazda prides itself on its driving experience and styling, while Hyundai emphasizes fresh looks and exceptional value. The CX-90 and Palisade are their brand’s flagships and represent the best each company can offer. Which 3-row crossover S ..read more
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2024 Hyundai Kona vs. 2024 Mazda CX-30 Comparison
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by Matt Degen
1d ago
The Mazda CX-30 and Hyundai Kona represent two unique and exciting approaches to the subcompact SUV segment. Each has striking design, a choice of powertrains, and more practicality than you might first think given their small footprint. They are also easy on fuel and start under $25,000 — that’s roughly half the cost of today’s typical new car transaction price. Let’s see how the CX-30 and Kona stack up against each other. 2024 Hyundai Kona For 2024, the Hyundai Kona has been completely revamped. It is bigger than its predecessor, making it roomier on the inside and giving it greater presenc ..read more
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2024 Hyundai Palisade vs. 2024 Honda Pilot Comparison
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by Michael Strong
1d ago
This is a matchup between the proven 2024 Honda Pilot and the (relatively) new kid on the block — the 2024 Hyundai Palisade. The Pilot and Palisade are virtually the same vehicles they were last year — when they both got significant updates. The Pilot received a complete makeover, while the Palisade got a midcycle refresh. Each is the flagship for its respective SUV lineup. With their updated styling and powertrain tweaks, let’s see how these popular 3-row midsize SUVs compare. 2024 Hyundai Palisade On the outside, there are basically no changes for the Hyundai Palisade, as it just went thro ..read more
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2024 Hyundai Palisade vs. 2024 Kia Telluride Comparison
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by Nick Kurczewski
1d ago
Sibling rivalries don’t often extend to the automotive world, but that’s most definitely the case when comparing the 2024 Kia Telluride to the 2024 Hyundai Palisade. These 3-row midsize SUVs ride on the same platform, share the same V6 engine, and feature nearly identical amounts of headroom, legroom, and cargo space.  So how can one rise above the other when it comes to deciding which is the better SUV? Let’s not forget that the Telluride and Palisade also happen to compete with worthy adversaries such as the Honda Pilot, Chevrolet Traverse, Ford Explorer, Volkswagen Atlas, and Toyota H ..read more
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