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Are there hidden costs that could make owning an EV as much or more expensive? The evidence is no, not over time.
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Regular maintenance for a hybrid, including normal wear and tear, generally doesn’t entail higher costs than a conventional gas-only vehicle, but repairs can be more complicated.
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J.D. Power’s Electric Vehicle Experience Ownership Study tracks how happy buyers are with their EVs.
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As much of the country is plunged into Arendelle levels of frigid temperatures, ice and snow this week, electric cars may be feeling the sting more than other types of vehicles due to battery and charging issues that come up when temps drop.
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We went with a hybrid bedliner of sorts that combines the best aspects of a drop-in bedliner — though much better executed — with a 3/8-inch-thick rubber mat for the floor.
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To successfully refinance a car loan, you have to meaningfully lower the rate and not extend the loan term.
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A few mostly luxury brands offer car subscriptions that provide wheels, maintenance and insurance for one all-in monthly fee.
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In asking our staff to reflect on a year with the 2020 Hyundai Palisade, the comments were mostly positive, though everyone had at least a qualifier related to its malodorous mystery.
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California and the District of Columbia ranked highest and second-highest, respectively, for check-engine light repair costs in 2019.
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After a year with our long-term car, the 2019 Genesis G70, we’re trading it in. Here’s a recap of our experience so far.