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US safety regulators to investigate Tesla for steering wheels that can fall off

Federal safety regulators are investigating Tesla's Model Y SUV after at least two instances in which owners said their steering wheels became detached while the vehicle was being driven. Read more


Americans' attitude towards electric cars is still very much split

Americans' attitude towards electric cars is still very much split. A new Reuters Ipsos poll found they are split roughly into thirds. 34% … Read more


3 Signs It’s Time to Break Up With Your Car Insurance Company

Sometimes, it pays to be a loyal customer. Airline miles, loyalty reward points, anniversary freebies, the coveted platinum membership tier — all of these incentives are designed to keep you committed to your favorite brands. But loyalty is typically a one-way street when it comes to car insurance."Insurance companies are there to make money," says... Read more


Tesla issues price cuts on most expensive models

CNN reports that in January, the company offered discounts up to 20%. Read more


Why Rising Car Prices Make Gap Insurance Worth a Look

In today’s turbulent auto market, gap insurance can be a smart move. But prices vary widely for this extra coverage, so be sure to compare car insurance rates before you buy. Read more


How To Trade In A Car

Not everyone enjoys the process of selling their vehicle when they are ready to upgrade. Some car owners may prefer to capitalize on their used car’s trade-in value to knock down the price of their next car from a dealership. If you fall into this category, take the time to understand how to trade in […] Read more


Why You Should Consider a Smaller Car Insurer

How many car insurance companies can you name off the top of your head? We bet it’s fewer than 10. In reality, more than 2,400 car insurers in the nation… Read more

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Americans spend $179 on fuel each month—here's how to spend less

CoPilot looked into the Consumer Expenditure Surveys to see how much Americans spend on vehicle fuel and suggested ways to lower that expen… Read more


Top 5 vehicles to look out for in 2023

Here's a roundup of five of the most noteworthy new vehicles hitting dealerships in 2023, sorted by price. Read more


The average American car is older than ever before—here's why that could keep increasing

The General collected data from government and private sources to illustrate why the average American car keeps getting older.   Read more


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Is There No Fix For No-Fault Insurance? Florida Faces A Tough Choice

No-fault car insurance, which requires drivers to file car accident injury claims with their own insurance company regardless of who’s at fault, seemed like a good idea in the 1970s. So good that almost half our states, along with the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico, adopted some form of no-fault insurance law that allows […] Read more

What Is Casualty Insurance And Why Should You Care?

You’ve likely heard of “property and casualty insurance.” The property part refers to physical things you own like your car, house and furniture. But what is casualty insurance, and why should you care about it? What Is Casualty Insurance? Casualty insurance provides liability coverage in case you’re responsible for other people’s property damage or injuries. […] Read more

Who Pays If Your Friend Crashes Your Car?

The cleanup from a car crash can be messy. It can get messier if you weren’t driving your car but, instead, a friend was behind the wheel. Part of the complication surrounds who pays if your friend crashes your car. Buckle up as we take you down the road of this potentially bumpy issue. Car […] Read more