Archive for December, 2021

Dec
17
Catalytic Converter Thefts

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.

Dec
16
2022 Volkswagen Tiguan SEL R-Line

2022 Volkswagen Tiguan SEL R-Line in Atlantic Blue Metallic

Quick Spin, Consumer Guide Automotive

2022 Volkswagen Tiguan SEL R-Line

Class: Compact Crossover SUV

Miles driven: 361

Fuel used: 14.3 gallons

Dec
15
2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime XSE

2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime XSE in Supersonic Red with black roof (a $425 option)

2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime XSE

Class: Compact Crossover

Miles driven: 239

Fuel used: 3.4 gallons

Dec
14
1959 Rolls-Royce

1959 Rolls-Royce Silver Cloud

Rolls-Royce doesn’t advertise much. Sure, the legendary British ultra-luxury-car builder often sponsors special events, but you rarely see Rolls print or TV ads, and you never see digital promotions.

Dec
13
Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 392 Xtreme Recon

2022 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon 392 (with Xtreme Recon Package) in Bright White

Quick Spin, Consumer Guide Automotive

2022 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon 392 with Xtreme Recon Package

Class: Compact Crossover/SUV

Miles driven: 224

Fuel used: 17.3 gallons

Dec
10
2022 Consumer Guide Best Buys, Prep Your Car For Winter

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.

Dec
09
2022 Mitsubishi Outlander SEL

2022 Mitsubishi Outlander SEL in Alloy Silver Metallic

Consumer Guide Test Drive

2022 Mitsubishi Outlander SEL S-AWC

Class: Compact Crossover

Miles Driven: 222

Fuel Used: 9.8 gallons

Dec
08
Car Buying Goes Digital

Are online research and digital transactions threatening traditional auto dealerships?

By Jim Flammang

Especially during the pandemic, the whole world seems to have turned digital. Cash is disappearing as a method of payment. So are presentations of traditional plastic credit cards, as customers use their phones to access payment apps. Writing checks each month? They already sound old-fashioned in this age of online everything.

Dec
06

2022 Consumer Guide Best Buys

Ford, Hyundai, and Kia Tie for Most Awarded Brand, With Five Best Buy Models Each

 Honda Brand Claims Four Best Buys 

Dec
06
2021 Lincoln Corsair Reserve

2021 Lincoln Corsair Reserve in Pristine White (a $595 option)

2021 Lincoln Corsair Reserve AWD

Class: Premium Compact Crossover

Miles driven: 296

Fuel used: 13.2 gallons