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Automotive Hall of Fame: Figures That Changed the Industry
Helene Rother, Charlie Wiggins, Charlie Richard Patterson, Frederick Douglass Patterson, and Tom Gallagher were honored in the 2020/2021 Automotive Hall of Fame.
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Jane Lu
Aug 20, 2021
Early American Cars—A Look Back in Time This Independence Day
Here’s a look back at some of the early American cars and their history just in time for Independence Day.
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Lisa Steuer McArdle
Jul 04, 2021
Cars on The Road Are Getting Much Older
More car owners are keeping their vehicles longer because of factors like rising car prices and better reliability for newer vehicles.
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Jane Lu
Jun 28, 2021
How Risky Are You? What Car Insurance Companies Think of You
Car insurance companies use several metrics and indicators to decide whether you're a risky driver. Read on to learn what they are and how you can mitigate your risk.
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Nicholas Wilson
Oct 20, 2020
How to Find the VIN in Your Car
The Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) is an important identifier for your car. It's easy to find the VIN of a car–just look at the corners where the windshield meets the dashboard.
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Nicholas Wilson
Sep 01, 2021
How Vehicle History Affects Car Insurance Rates
Did you know your vehicle history can affect your car insurance rates? Your vehicle information number reveals a lot more than you ever knew it did.
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Rochelle Miller-Hernandez
Dec 09, 2020
How to Avoid Buying a Lemon Car
You can avoid buying a lemon car as long as you do your due diligence. Here's what you need to know when shopping for a new vehicle.
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Cheryl Knight
Dec 21, 2020
How to Do a Car History Check
To get the best deal on a car, use a VIN lookup and check for accidents, flood damage, or a salvage title.
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Cheryl Knight
Dec 15, 2020

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