As Chevrolet Readies a Brighter 2019 Spark, How’s the Scorching Minicar Segment Doing?

The sub-subcompact “city car” segment is one of those rare occurrences where Canadians have it better than Americans in terms of choice and price. While the U.S. fields just two of these tiny runabouts (the Smart Fortwo Electric Drive does …

$199 Lease Deals for February 2018

The automotive industry settles into the core of the leasing year in February. The previous model year’s inventory is pretty much all cleared away, the gift-giving holidays are a couple of months behind us, and the President’s Day long weekend provides a bonus shopping opportunity. And if you’re one of those industrious types who files […]

$199 Lease Deals for February 2018

The automotive industry settles into the core of the leasing year in February. The previous model year’s inventory is pretty much all cleared away, the gift-giving holidays are a couple of months behind us, and the President’s Day long weekend provides a bonus shopping opportunity. And if you’re one of those industrious types who files […]

$199 Lease Deals for January 2018

For some, leasing is the best way to get into a new car, due to inscrutable tax reasons or for the peace of mind that comes with never being outside the warranty period. For others, it’s a treadmill of renting that results in never owning a tangible vehicular asset. What’s right for you? Hey, ask […]

Still Hot After All These Years: Not Every Passenger Car Model Has One Foot In the Grave

I often joke that not only are we all destined to buy a crossover in the near future, we’ll one day become crossovers. Oh, how the TTAC guys laugh… Still, it’s hard to avoid the crossovers-are-replacing-cars narrative, as it isn&#8217…

$199 Lease Deals for November 2017

Dear C/D, Your monthly survey of lease deals at around $200 a month is the most useful thing ever devised in the history of things. But how seriously should I take these factory-backed lease deals? Are they really the best buys out there? Sue Donym Bakersfield, Montana Dear Sue, These deals are designed to lure […]

$199 Lease Deals for November 2017

Dear C/D, Your monthly survey of lease deals at around $200 a month is the most useful thing ever devised in the history of things. But how seriously should I take these factory-backed lease deals? Are they really the best buys out there? Sue Donym Bakersfield, Montana Dear Sue, These deals are designed to lure […]