Car Buying Tips & Advice

Tips and advice that you need to know before buying your next car, truck or SUV.

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AWD vs. 4WD: What's the Difference?

04/09/2021
AWD vs. 4WD: What's the Difference?
What is the difference between all-wheel drive and four-wheel drive? Which is right for you in snow, ice or sand? Edmunds sorts out the confusing terminology, explains how AWD and 4WD work, and lays out the pros and cons. Here's handy information for buying your next car, truck or SUV.

When Is the Best Time to Buy a Car?

04/06/2021
When Is the Best Time to Buy a Car?
The best time of year to buy a car doesn't boil down to just one weekend, month or season. You have lots of opportunities to find great deals and discounts on cars, and we list them here, along with some pros and cons for holiday weekends.

How to Negotiate Car Prices

03/29/2020
How to Negotiate Car Prices
Negotiating car prices at the dealership can save you hundreds, even thousands of dollars, on your next new or used car. Here are some basic tips from Edmunds.

Buying a New Car vs. Buying a Used Car

03/17/2021
Buying a New Car vs. Buying a Used Car
A used car is the least expensive option, as long as you pay it off and keep it for a while. But leasing and buying new have advantages.

How to Use the Edmunds New Car Inventory Tool

02/22/2021
How to Use the Edmunds New Car Inventory Tool
You know the car you want and now it's time to find it on the dealer's lot with the Edmunds.com New Car Inventory Tool.

How to Buy a Car

02/11/2021
How to Buy a Car
Here's everything you need to know about how to buy a car, from beginning to end. This article will focus on how to buy a new car, but we also show you where to go to buy a used car.

Are You Ready to Buy an EV?

02/08/2021
Are You Ready to Buy an EV?
Buying an electric vehicle isn't like buying an ordinary car. Here are a few things to consider before you purchase.

What Cars Can Be Flat-Towed Behind an RV?

01/25/2021
What Cars Can Be Flat-Towed Behind an RV?
Want to tow a car without bothering with a trailer or tow dolly? Flat towing might be right for you.

A Car Shopping Plan for Holiday Weekends

11/19/2020
A Car Shopping Plan for Holiday Weekends
The best way to buy a car over a three-day holiday weekend is to break the task into a series of do-able steps. Do the right thing each day and you'll get a screamin' deal on your next car.



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