Apr
01
Classic Automatic Transmission Ads

1950 Packard

As you likely already know, the manual transmission is all but dead. Nothing drove home this point better than the news that in 2019, pure-electric vehicles outsold vehicles equipped with manual transmissions in the U.S.

Apr
01
2020 Lexus NX 300 F Sport

2020 Lexus NX 300 F Sport in Cadmium Orange (a $595 option)

2015 Audi Q52020 Lexus NX 300 F Sport

Class: Premium Compact Crossover

Miles driven: 283

Fuel used: 14.7 gallons

Mar
31
2020 BMW M340i xDrive Sedan

2020 BMW M340i xDrive Sedan in Tanzanite Blue II Metallic (a $1950 option)

2015 Audi Q52020 BMW M340i xDrive Sedan

Class: Premium Compact Car

Miles driven: 288

Fuel used: 13.6 gallons

Mar
30
2020 Lincoln Aviator

2020 Lincoln Aviator Reserve in Silver Radiance Metallic

2020 Lincoln Aviator Reserve AWD2015 Audi Q5

Class: Premium Midsize Crossover SUV

Miles driven: 343

Fuel used: 21.2 gallons

Mar
27
2020 Honda Civic Hatchback Sport Touring

2020 Honda Civic Hatchback Sport Touring in Polished Metal Metallic

2015 Audi Q52020 Honda Civic Hatchback Sport Touring

Class: Compact Car

Miles driven: 745

Fuel used: 23.4 gallons

Mar
27
Consumer Guide Car Stuff Podcast, Shirley Shahan

Consumer Guide Car Stuff Podcast

Whether you drive a car, need a car, or just occasionally bum a ride with friends, you’ve come to the right place. Join the editors of Consumer Guide Automotive as they break down everything that’s going on in the auto world. New-car reviews, shopping tips, driving green, electric cars, classic cars, and plenty of great guests. This is the Consumer Guide Car Stuff Podcast.

Mar
27
Karmann SUC Concept

Karmann SUC Concept

Forgotten Concepts This is an installment in a series of posts looking back on show cars that we feel deserved a little more attention than they got. If you have a suggestion for a Forgotten Concept topic, please shoot us a line or leave a comment below.

Mar
26
2020 Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro

2020 Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro in Army Green

Quick Spin2020 Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro

Class: Compact Pickup

Miles driven: 503

Fuel used: 27.4 gallons

Mar
25
1987 Buick Ad

1987 Buick LeSabre

Question: Is a Buick LeSabre a luxury car? What about a LeSabre Coupe, which seems a little more indulgent than the sedan? For this collection of luxury vehicle ads, we’ve dipped a little low on the price scale by including Mercurys and Oldsmobiles, as well as the aforementioned Buick. Even if they’re not true luxury rides, it’s easy enough to argue that these particular cars are at least a cut above the mainstream fray.

Mar
25
2020 Nissan Armada

2020 Nissan Armada Reserve in Pearl White (a $395 option)

2020 Nissan Armada Platinum 4WDQuick Spin

Class: Large SUV

Miles driven: 218

Fuel used: 17.5 gallons

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