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U.S. Auto Sales Hit Record Low In April
U.S. auto sales in April slumped to a 30-year low, according to the Edmunds experts, but there's a silver lining for car shoppers: Zero-interest loans climbed to record highs. Is it time to buy now or lay low?

Coronavirus Zero-Interest Car Loans and Deals
Automakers are offering auto loan finance deals including no-interest loans and deferred payments for qualified buyers. We round up current offers and supply resources to find more.

Coronavirus FAQs for Car Shoppers and Owners
We're answering the most common questions about car shopping, buying, and ownership during the coronavirus pandemic — from buying online to making your next payment to taking special care to clean your vehicle.

Automakers Mobilize to Fight Coronavirus
In a move not seen since World War II, American industries are answering the call to action in the fight against the coronavirus (COVID-19) global pandemic.

What to Do if Your Lease Expires During the Coronavirus Outbreak
Is your lease is ending during the coronavirus pandemic? We've collected automakers' COVID-19 policies on extensions, deferrals and other options and can help you figure out what to do next.

Coronavirus Car Payment Relief Programs
Edmunds has assembled a list of resources to help you find relief from car payment anxiety during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Car Maintenance and Repair During COVID-19
Driving less or not at all during the coronavirus pandemic? Here's what you need to know to make sure your car is ready to get back on the road when the emergency is over, from maintenance and service to basic car-care tips.

Car Dealerships Step Up During Coronavirus
Dealership service and sales departments are taking extra steps to keep Americans on the road during COVID-19. We're collecting customer testimonials about their experiences during the pandemic.

Online Car Shopping During Social Distancing
How do you buy a car - a traditionally time-intensive exercise requiring extensive personal interaction - in the age of COVID-19 and social distancing? We have a number of online shopping resources that make it easier than ever to research, view inventory, and even initiate a sale from the safety of your own home.

How to Reduce the Risk of the Coronavirus in Your Vehicle
The vehicles we drive, rent and ride in are all susceptible to spreading the coronavirus if the proper precautions are not taken. With that in mind, here are the best ways to clean and disinfect your vehicle or the ones you ride in.

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Our First Look at the Redesigned 2021 BMW 4 Series
The redesigned 2021 BMW 4 Series coupe promises more tech and better performance than its predecessor. Read our First Look for more, but be forewarned — its new grille might give you an uneasy feeling in your stomach.

10 Great Used Car Deals for Under $15,000
The used market is a great option for buyers right now. Plenty of cars offer modern technology and features at very affordable prices. Here are 10 picks, from hatchbacks to crossovers, that should be on your list.

2020 Bentley Continental GT vs. 2020 McLaren GT
Do you have a quarter million dollars on hand and desire a head-turning ultra-premium luxury coupe? Edmunds pits two grand tourers from opposite ends of the narrow spectrum to see which may be the best for you.

From the Vault: Edmunds' 1989 Yugo GVL
This week's From the Vault features our dearly departed 1989 Yugo GVL, which still has the lowest ownership cost of any long-term vehicle we've run. Josh Sadlier, now our director of content strategy but formerly our semi-official Yugo Guy, tells you more about this singular chapter in Edmunds' history.

The 2021 Acura TLX Looks to Take On the Established Sport Sedans From Germany
Is more power enough to get shoppers to look at the all-new 2021 Acura TLX instead of a BMW or Audi?

New Look for 2021 5 Series, But It's the Inside That Counts
BMW adds styling tweaks and standard features to the refreshed 2021 5 Series, but the big news is a mild hybrid system for six-cylinder models. BMW says it enhances efficiency and acceleration response time. Read on to learn how it works and what other upgrades the new Bimmer brings to the plate.

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