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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.

Latest car news

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.

2020 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Hits the Reset Button
A refreshed design, new infotainment system and safety system enhancements are all in store for the 2021 Mercedes-Benz E-Class. Read our First Look for the full story.

Mini Freshens Up the Countryman for 2021
The 2021 Mini Countryman sports a redesigned grille, new taillights and a host of interior improvements. These add up to the most customizable Countryman yet.

From the Vault: Edmunds' 2016 Tesla Model X
This week's From the Vault feature is our 2016 Tesla Model X. Content strategist Will Kaufman tells you more about it, how much you can buy one for now, and why the Model X will always have a special place in his heart, even though he thinks it sucks.

Best Memorial Day Car Deals for 2020
Edmunds has crunched the numbers to find the best deals this Memorial Day weekend on cars and SUVs. With thousands of dollars off MSRP and big incentives on multiple models, there are plenty of savings to be had.

2020 Nissan Frontier Adds Next-Gen Powertrain
The 2020 Nissan Frontier gets more power and better fuel economy from an all-new 3.8-liter V6, but it's still powering an old truck. As we await the coming redesign, we get behind the wheel of this throwback truck with its new V6.

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