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Car Buying Guides

We live in an era when buying a car for oneself or for a family has become much less of a chore than back in the olden days. Sure, choosing your next ride is actually even harder than before, mostly because we now have niches upon niches and vehicle segments that weren’t even on the drawing board a few decades ago.

That said, staying informed, which is arguably the most important step before parting with your hard-earned money for a car, has become a heck of a lot easier if you know where to look. This is why autoevolution has decided to finally introduce a new article category dedicated entirely for the people who are keeping the automotive industry alive and kicking.

Our car buying guides promise to become the benchmarks when it comes to new car trivia, with all the pluses and minuses one would hope to find in an article discussing what may very well be their future car.

Deciding to purchase a new car is definitely a big step, but it doesn’t have to be a wrong one if you absorb all the information about your potential new ride before signing the papers for it. This is where we hope to come in.
2008 Mazda MX-5, the Most Fun, Most Dependable Driving Machine Under $20K in the World
2008 Mazda MX-5, the Most Fun, Most Dependable Driving Machine Under $20K in the World

11 Mar 2022, 20:32 UTC / With 54,033 miles (86,957 km) on the odometer, the two-liter, naturally-aspirated four-cylinder engine is barely even broken in.

 
2021 Ford Bronco Sport: A Pioneer of the Post-Crossover/SUV Era?
2021 Ford Bronco Sport: A Pioneer of the Post-Crossover/SUV Era?

17 Jul 2021, 13:41 UTC / The advanced style can not be as cool as the retro style backed by a high-tech concept. Special message and efficiency included. That's the 2021 Bronco Sport...

 
Hyundai Ioniq 5 Wins Auto Express Car of the Year 2021 Award
Hyundai Ioniq 5 Wins Auto Express Car of the Year 2021 Award

6 Jul 2021, 18:26 UTC / It also won the Design Award 2021, the Premium Electric Car of the Year 2021, and the Mid-Size Company Car of the Year 2021.

 
Video Answers If the Nissan Leaf Still Is a Credible Option Among EVs
Video Answers If the Nissan Leaf Still Is a Credible Option Among EVs

2 Jul 2021, 17:27 UTC / Jack Scarlett, from Electroheads, drove the top version of the Leaf to present an interesting perspective about this EV.

 
2021 Toyota Venza: Why the Less Seductive Sister Should be the Chosen One?
2021 Toyota Venza: Why the Less Seductive Sister Should be the Chosen One?

31 May 2021, 17:41 UTC / Does the silhouette of the 2021 Toyota Venza give you a strong impression of déjà vu? We think its resemblance to the Lexus NX is striking

 
2022 Chevrolet Equinox: Style and Equipment in Progress, 2.0 Engine Out
2022 Chevrolet Equinox: Style and Equipment in Progress, 2.0 Engine Out

31 May 2021, 17:11 UTC / Postponed during the pandemic, the upgraded Chevrolet Equinox just landed. For those who used to regard the Equinox with condescension, it has a new message

 
BMW 2 Series Coupe: Don’t Overlook or Underestimate This Bavarian Gem!
BMW 2 Series Coupe: Don’t Overlook or Underestimate This Bavarian Gem!

31 May 2021, 09:21 UTC / It has a faultless sporty character. Not everything they call today a “2 Series” or a “compact class car” in Bavaria is able to go like a BMW 2 Series Coupe

 
Howdy, 2021 Chevrolet Traverse! Modern Times Has Arrived in the Countryside!
Howdy, 2021 Chevrolet Traverse! Modern Times Has Arrived in the Countryside!

30 May 2021, 13:53 UTC / For those who don’t feel like rushing toward any fancy speedy high-tech SUVs, the 2021 Chevy Traverse might feel like a warm and comfy rolling residence

 
2021 Nissan Rogue: Dominant and Generous Image for a Compactly Built SUV
2021 Nissan Rogue: Dominant and Generous Image for a Compactly Built SUV

27 May 2021, 08:59 UTC / If there would be nothing in the picture to allow a visual size evaluation of the Nissan Rogue, it could be taken for a fairly big automobile. Attitude matters

 
The 2021 Peugeot 508 Deserves a Closer Look
The 2021 Peugeot 508 Deserves a Closer Look

23 May 2021, 11:08 UTC / Easy to notice, it is one of the most original and good looking contemporary European sedans. Definitely, the Peugeot 508 is something special. Also desirable?

 
2021 Dodge Durango: It’s Not About Being Nice, It’s About Being Strong
2021 Dodge Durango: It’s Not About Being Nice, It’s About Being Strong

21 May 2021, 18:50 UTC / The Durango is an Arnold of SUVs. It feels good to always have more than enough power at your disposal. Actually, the Durango is generous in many respects

 
2021 Mercedes-Benz A-Class, Approaching the Compact Class in an Academic Way
2021 Mercedes-Benz A-Class, Approaching the Compact Class in an Academic Way

19 May 2021, 17:36 UTC / It would be better not to judge it as a typical compact vehicle, because it exceeds the particularities of the compact class in many respects

 
2022 Jeep Compass: Is This the Coolest Shape of a Gadget-Era Jeep So Far?
2022 Jeep Compass: Is This the Coolest Shape of a Gadget-Era Jeep So Far?

17 May 2021, 17:35 UTC / It is not one of the big Jeeps, yet it boasts an impressive level of sophistication, covering all the bases from off-road to urban use

 
2021 Ford Escape/Kuga: Smart Looking, Globally Viable, Although Not Perfect
2021 Ford Escape/Kuga: Smart Looking, Globally Viable, Although Not Perfect

5 May 2021, 17:24 UTC / They say “designed by our customers” – c’mon, we’re not that naïve! Simple truth: Ford Escape/Kuga was projected to cover a very large spectrum of expectations

 
2021 Audi TT: What Is it Like to Have Grown in the Shadow of the Famous Quattro?
2021 Audi TT: What Is it Like to Have Grown in the Shadow of the Famous Quattro?

3 May 2021, 13:25 UTC / The Audi TT is one of those automobiles that weren’t born as a natural completion of the manufacturer’s range. Being different is both good and bad

 
2022 Acura MDX Shows that Emotions Can Be Designed with Infallible Precision
2022 Acura MDX Shows that Emotions Can Be Designed with Infallible Precision

25 Apr 2021, 18:52 UTC / An advanced product, leaving all the others behind, gains also a specific status of exclusivity. And that’s exactly what the MDX is about

 
2021 Mazda CX-30. Hard to Tell Where it Came From, But it’s Headed for Success
2021 Mazda CX-30. Hard to Tell Where it Came From, But it’s Headed for Success

23 Apr 2021, 21:38 UTC / There are many notions referring to anything that is better than good: superior, excellent, etc. It's easy to forget what the notion “optimal” is about...

 
2022 GMC Terrain: Roughly, It’s a Nice, Compact, Family SUV In for a Rough Ride
2022 GMC Terrain: Roughly, It’s a Nice, Compact, Family SUV In for a Rough Ride

22 Apr 2021, 17:42 UTC / This facelift managed to synchronize the basic idea behind the product with the product’s appearance, as the GMC Terrain had a too soft look before

 
Wrong Path? The Recalibrated 2022 Nissan Pathfinder Found the Good One
Wrong Path? The Recalibrated 2022 Nissan Pathfinder Found the Good One

20 Apr 2021, 09:45 UTC / What does the “Pathfinder” name have to tell? It suggests that the car should be able to find paths in a savage land—or in a demanding market

 
An Alternative Advanced Scenario For Contemporary SUVs: 2021 Chevrolet Blazer
An Alternative Advanced Scenario For Contemporary SUVs: 2021 Chevrolet Blazer

18 Apr 2021, 16:03 UTC / The name “Blazer” has been known for decades in the Chevrolet range. The cars it describes changed a lot - this may have disoriented the potential clientele