Before the gas prices send you fleeing for a hybrid, consider small cars, which offer a cost-effective alternative.
Baseball's All-Star Game in Phoenix is a draw all its own, but other attractions are worth the travel.
Keeping an old car running is more important than ever these days, but it doesn't have to break the bank.
Drivers reported more problems with their all-new or redesigned 2011 models than they did the year before, according to J.D. Power and Associates' annual survey of new vehicle quality, and audio, entertainment and navigation systems got the bulk of the blame.
Will idling lower your gas bill? Can you really go an extra 30 miles on empty? MainStreet deflates some common car myths that are full of nothing more than hot air.
Used car prices are being pumped up by supply problems, and cars including the Camaro and Prius are selling like new.
New car pricing has helped Ford, GM and Hyundai, but some post-earthquake price hikes have taken a toll.
As inflation picks up this summer, prices for used and new vehicles are rising to dizzying heights. Instead of buying, look for a lease and wait it out.
Used car dealers may be selling cars and trucks that have been recalled but not repaired because manufacturers don't send them the same recall notifications that are sent to franchised dealers, said a study by a government watchdog.
Financing a new or used car through the dealer can hike up interest costs substantially, particularly when the borrower has weak credit or takes out a longer, but smaller loan.