Tag: Study

Surprise! Study Finds The Greenest Car Isn’t An EV – But The Next Four Are

Surprise! Study Finds The Greenest Car Isn’t An EV – But The Next Four Are | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> One might have thought that Toyota’s plug-in hybrid can’t beat EVs – and they would be wrong March 3, 2024 at 11:00 <!––> <!– –> This year’s GreenerCars rankings just came out and a vehicle […]

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Hybrids Dominate Consumer Reports 10 Top Picks For 2024

Hybrids Dominate Consumer Reports 10 Top Picks For 2024 | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Toyota took four wins in the study, which rates cars based on road tests, predicted reliability, safety and customer satisfaction https://www.carscoops.com/author/chris-chilton-cc/ <!––> by Chris Chilton 2 hours ago <!––> <!– –> Sales of electrified vehicles are growing in the U.S., and […]

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BMW And Mini Top J.D. Power’s EV Satisfaction Study, Nissan Comes Dead Last

BMW And Mini Top J.D. Power’s EV Satisfaction Study, Nissan Comes Dead Last | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Most BEV owners will consider going electric again next time around, but almost 40 percent of new EV owners tempted to switch back to ICE https://www.carscoops.com/author/chris-chilton-cc/ <!––> by Chris Chilton 6 hours ago <!––> <!– –> The […]

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Texting Tsunami: Pandemic Fuels Deadly Rise In Distracted Driving

Texting Tsunami: Pandemic Fuels Deadly Rise In Distracted Driving | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Studies show that the most distracted drivers are 240 percent more likely to crash than the safest drivers in America 3 hours ago <!––> <!– –> The instances of cell phone use behind the wheel grew alarmingly during the pandemic and […]

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Used Car Prices Plummet 13.8% In 2024, But Still Above Pre-Pandemic Level

Used Car Prices Plummet 13.8% In 2024, But Still Above Pre-Pandemic Level | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Prices for wholesale used vehicles are the lowest they’ve been since 2021, but aren’t yet in line with pre-pandemic norms 3 hours ago <!––> <!– –> The used car market is in a curious state as prices have […]

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Clutching On: Manual Gearbox Sales Surprisingly Boom In A Sea Of Automatics

Clutching On: Manual Gearbox Sales Surprisingly Boom In A Sea Of Automatics | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> The “Save the Manuals” campaign appears to have borne fruit, as newly introduced enthusiast-oriented cars now offer the option to row your own gears February 24, 2024 at 17:40 <!––> <!– –> Once hailed as the “standard” choice […]

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Lies, Damned Lies, And Fuel Economy: Cars Busted For Big MPG Gaps In Real-World Test

Lies, Damned Lies, And Fuel Economy: Cars Busted For Big MPG Gaps In Real-World Test | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Conducted according to European standards, Australia’s fuel economy test compares lab results to real-world driving conditions- and some models display sizeable differences 3 hours ago <!––> <!– –> The latest findings from the Australian Automotive […]

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New Car Prices Fall 3.5% In January, Luxury Models And Large SUVs Impacted Most

New Car Prices Fall 3.5% In January, Luxury Models And Large SUVs Impacted Most | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Dealers have been offering more and more discounts to keep sales up, pushing average transaction prices down in January 4 hours ago <!––> <!– –> The combination of rising supplies of new vehicles and sluggish sales […]

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Weak Sales Lead To Biggest Inventory Since Pandemic, Stellantis Drowning In Unsold Cars

Weak Sales Lead To Biggest Inventory Since Pandemic, Stellantis Drowning In Unsold Cars | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Dealer inventories are getting closer to pre-pandemic levels, driving discounts and incentives 2 hours ago <!––> <!– –> A backlog of vehicles is accumulating on dealer lots nationwide as, for the first time since June 2020, there […]

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