Automotive leasing has been an alternative to purchasing since the early 1950s, but if we can judge from the calls we get regularly on WBZ-AM1030’s Jay Talking program, 70 years later, we still don’t have a handle on how leasing works. Callers have a lot of questions about the process, especially what happens when the […]
BestRide Editor-in-Chief Craig Fitzgerald is on WBZ-AM 1030 tonight (tomorrow morning?) at midnight with his pal Bradley Jay. We’ll be talking about Volvo limiting their cars to 112 MPH starting in 20202, spring car care, the New York Auto Show and the upcoming Jeep Gladiator media launch.
The FCC says “If you own a car and a phone,” you are a target for predatory marketing that offer extended warranties over the phone and in the mail. Here’s who some of these companies are, how they operate, and how even the organizations that are supposed to be monitoring their ethics don’t help.
From the WTF FILES: “Live Free or Die” is the motto emblazoned on every New Hampshire license plate. Maybe “Live Free or Die From a Trailer Coming Loose” is more appropriate.
It’s one thing to go through life with a name that elicits guffaws from sixth graders the world over. It’s another to have your local government tell you your surname is too offensive to appear on a vanity plate.
At this weekend’s NHRA Winternationals at the auto Club Raceway at Pomona, 14-time NHRA national champion motorcycle drag racer Terry Vance donated $1 million to Doug Herbert’s B.R.A.K.E.S. teen driver safety program.
As we’ve mentioned several times in the last few weeks, Americans have abandoned the sedan and have pledged their love to the crossover, an amalgam of the best features of both sedans and traditional SUVs. The trouble for many of us, though, is that $20,000 to start, for a 2WD, bare-bones economy crossover is a […]
It’s the myth that just seems to keep on giving. Any time the temperature dips below freezing, a whole lot of opinion based on myth, conjecture and urban legend gets published regarding whether or not its safe to let your engine sit at idle for any length of time before driving off. We’re here to […]
You say you drive a 1988 Hyundai Excel with no air, a busted window and a fender painted with Rustoleum? There aren’t many times you’d feel like a winner, but TODAY IS YOUR DAY, friend.