Sell me (or not) a family car

I will be moving to the USA next week and will be looking to buy a family car when I get there. Our family car here in Germany has been a trusty 2000 Saab 9-5 Aero Wagon, which i comfortable, fast, huge inside, and despite having a few maintenance issues it has been very reliable (it's a fourteen year old daily driven… » 12/02/14 10:10am 12/02/14 10:10am

Buy The Used BMW, Not The New Honda

You might be thinking this is a click bait title because we've been touting Honda as one of the most reliable automakers and for building high mileage cars you should buy. Here's the thing, some people don't really care about long term reliability because they don't plan on keeping their car until it dies. Perhaps… » 10/22/14 9:00am 10/22/14 9:00am

High Mileage Vehicles You Should Buy

We already told you about the most reliable car brands, but now let's look at the top high mileage vehicles by class like compact, midsize, full size, crossover, SUV, pickup and minivan. We analyzed almost 300,000 vehicles on Mojo Motors from the model years 2002 to 2012 to find the highest mileage used vehicles. » 10/13/14 9:30am 10/13/14 9:30am

2008 Acura TL: The Oppositelock Review

[Full Disclosure: Acura wanted me to drive the TL so bad they sent me on an all-expenses paid trip to Japan for 3 months where I partied with Japanese actresses, had tea with the Emperor, made a speech to the Diet, was carried up Mount Fuji in a palanquin and got me all the sushi and sake I wanted. Correction: none of… » 10/08/14 3:59pm 10/08/14 3:59pm

How Carfax works, and why you should take it with a grain of salt

You see that fox all over the place nowadays. On TV commercials, on billboards, on buses, peeking out the windows of car dealerships, in inflatable form standing next to Wacky Waving Inflatable Arm Flailing Tube Man. He's the Car Fox, his reassuring smile telling you that your used car purchase will be worry-free if… » 9/26/14 4:44pm 9/26/14 4:44pm

Deposit Down on a Minty TL

I've stumbled across a minty 2008 Acura TL in Pearl White with 48,000 km (30,000 mi.) selling for $17,888. It's a trade-in to an Acura dealership in the next city over. One owner - an older lady. The car was bought and serviced at that dealership. Full records. They're taking delivery of it on Saturday, but the dealer… » 9/16/14 1:36pm 9/16/14 1:36pm