5 Cool Blacked Out Cars from the Factory

chevy camaro zl1Blacked out cars look sinister. Blacked out cars look evil. Most of all blacked out cars look cool. There are automobiles of all shapes, sizes, and colors out there on the market but even a mundane vehicle gets a certain amount of street credit when it sports the sinister look. Take for instance your favorite singer, sports star, or actor; chances are they are rocking a blacked out luxury SUV or sports car. These 10 cool cars that come in black from the factory sure look the part. All you need to do now is slap on some dark window tint and the paparazzi are sure to come knocking. [Read more…]

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Hottest Hatchbacks in the U.S

Hatchbacks are hotter than they have ever been here in the U.S. Not only are these cars small and nimble, but with modern technology and turbocharging, hatchbacks put out some good horsepower figures while getting wonderful Fuel Economy too!  [Read more…]

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Best Value Supercar

audi r8 spyder flordia sliderWhat defines a supercar? Well there are many great cars that can match the performance of a supercar like the Nissan GTR or the Chevrolet Corvette but these cars are not considered supercars. A supercar needs to be a vehicle that is out of reach for 99% of people. These cars have a high price tag. More than that though is the fact that a supercar is pure sex on wheels. The Audi R8 Spyder is a perfect example of a good value supercar. It has the looks to kill, the performance, and the sophistication. Until now, the only open-top Audi R8 came with the V-10 engine and cost $162k. With a new 430-hp V-8 engine, the car is now much more affordable at $127k but not much slower. [Read more…]

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Affordable Used Luxury Cars

affordable used luxury cars mainLet’s face it, everyone would love to own a luxury car. These vehicles provide tons of features and amenities to make life easier. Luxury cars are also some of the best looking vehicles on the road. They also ride like a dream. So what’s not to love? Well the price. Getting into even a entry-level luxury car can cost you upwards of $40k. But there are lots of affordable used luxury cars out there on the pre-owned market. Let’s take a look at a handful of these affordable used luxury car choices. [Read more…]

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Best Used Trucks Under $15,000

best used trucks under 15000  mainBuying a brand new pickup truck will set you back at least $30,000. Even the most basic stripped down compact truck still costs a pretty penny. Trucks are the workhorses of America and over the years they have grown from all business into business and family vehicles. Its not uncommon to see a truck loaded up with a family of 5 packed to the hilt with camping gear. Pickups provide great utility and if you cannot afford a brand new truck then the used truck market is your only choice. Below are a few of the best used trucks for under $15,000. [Read more…]

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Top 10 Affordable Used SUVs and Crossovers

affordable used suvs mainThere is something for everyone on this list of the Top 10 Affordable Used SUVs and Crossovers. These 2 vehicle segments have been a big part of automotive sales over the past decade and there are many great preowned models on the market. The vehicles listed below encompass a broad variety of uses including Off-Road, Hybrid, 3rd Row, and Sporty so there is surely something for everyone. [Read more…]

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Top 10 Sporty Crossovers

nissan jukeThere are a handful of sporty crossovers for the 2013 model year that can fit your fancy no matter the price range. Narrow down the list to the top 10 sporty crossover vehicles was no easy task. There are sporty crossovers that cost less than $20k and some that cost almost $100k. But no matter which sporty CUV you can afford, one fact remains: these crossover SUVs provide more room than a sports car and a better ride than a large SUV. Most of these sporty crossovers for 2013 pack turbo power and manual transmissions. Check out some of the top 10 sporty crossovers for 2013. [Read more…]

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Cheapest Turbocharged Car for 2012

cheapest turbocharged car for 2012Remember the Chevrolet Aveo? Well its was a very forgettable car with its puny subcompact car with a pitiful 108 horsepower engine. Chevy killed this car off in 2011 but needed a subcompact car offering for those looking for a cheap new car that would get good gas mileage. Enter the all new 2012 Chevrolet Sonic with its 1.4 liter turbocharged ECOTEC engine that makes 138 horsepower and 148lb-ft. of torque. There are 12 different trim levels and a hatchback and sedan body style. The stock engine is a 1.8 liter but there is a $700 option that will add the more powerful turbocharged engine. The base price is $15,065 for the 1LT model and add the $700 bringing the totlat for the cheapest turbocharged car for 2012 to a total cost of $15,765. [Read more…]

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Top 5 Cool Trucks

2012 Ford Harley Davidson F-150  alleyIt seems like there are fewer and fewer truck models as time wears on. And to compound the matter the number of Cool Trucks is dropping to endangered levels. But alas there are a few manufacturers who create awesome off-road packages or cool appearance packages for their pickup trucks. And we salute those automobile manufacturers.

With so many different configurations, it might be hard to find out the coolest truck of the bunch. There are multiple engine sizes, cab configurations, and bed lengths. Thankfully there are a handful of cool trucks that really stand head and shoulders above the rest. This list of the Top 5 Cool trucks for 2012 spotlights a wide range of pickups. There are big haulers, sporty street trucks, off-road machines, and pickups with luxury in mind. Read on to find out which vehicle is crowned the Coolest Truck for 2012. [Read more…]

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Top 10 Cool Sedans

volvo s60 r-design 2The sedan segment is probably the most mundane and boring automotive group outside the minivan sector. It seems like every single 4-door car out there looks like each other. These passenger cars are mainly used for family daily driving duties. But there are a handful of cool sedans that break the mold with sexy good looks or a high performance engine. Check out these picks for the Top 10 Cool Sedans. [Read more…]

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