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2014 Luxury Hybrid Buying Guide

2014 BMW ActiveHybrid 7 5

Luxury automakers are turning to hybrid powertrains to meet stricter government standards on fuel economy and exhaust emissions. It’s no easy task. Their well-heeled clientele demand responsive performance and refined interiors loaded with conveniences. The frequent result is a high-end ...

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2014 Hybrid SUV Buying Guide

2014 Toyota Highlander Hybrid 5

Once dominated by small cars, the hybrid category has expanded to include sport utility vehicles. It started with the Ford Escape Hybrid in 2004 and the Toyota Highlander Hybrid in 2005. Their numbers – today there are only seven — ...

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2014 Hybrid Car Buying Guide

2014 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid 7

Americans are buying more hybrid cars than ever, nearly a half-million in 2013. That’s 3.2 percent of the U.S. passenger-car and light-truck market. The numbers will grow as showrooms fill with a wider range of gas-electric choices. Driving the expansion ...

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2014 Electric Vehicle and Plug-in Hybrid Buying Guide

2014 Nissan LEAF™

The 2014 Electric Vehicle and Plug-in Hybrid Buying Guide from CarPreview.com is your handbook to the small but expanding class of plug-in vehicles. This class consists of electric vehicles (EVs) and Plug-in Hybrids. EVs use no gas at all and ...

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2014 Pickup Truck Buying Guide

2014 Toyota Tacoma 3

Americans bought nearly 15.6 million new cars and light trucks in 2013, an 8 percent increase over 2012. Sales of full-size pickups grew even faster, with a 19-percent gain. That’s partly testament to the recovering commercial and construction economy. It’s ...

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2014 Midsize Car Buying Guide

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The 2014 CarPreview.com Midsize Car Buying Guide is your roadmap through the most popular segment in America’s automobile market. Modestly sized outside with room enough for a family of five inside, these four-door sedans defend a tried-and-true formula of comfortable ...

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2014 Full-Size Car Buying Guide

2014 Chevrolet Impala 2.5L iVLC

The 2014 Full-Size Car Buying Guide from CarPreview.com rounds up eight spacious sedans that occupy the strata between mainstream midsize cars and large luxury cars. Once dominant on the American automotive landscape, full-size cars now appeal to buyers who want ...

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2014 Crossover SUV Buying Guide

2014 Subaru XV Crosstrek 4

The CarPreview.com 2014 Crossover SUV Buying Guide covers one of America’s largest, most competitive segments automotive segments. These vehicles essentially didn’t exist 20 years ago. Today, crossovers account for 49.3 percent of light-truck sales in the U.S. – and light ...

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2014 SUV Buying Guide

The 2014 SUV Buying Guide from CarPreview.com highlights the shrinking assortment of truck-based SUVs engineered for active families and outdoor enthusiasts. These old-school SUVs run the gamut from the compact Jeep Wrangler, to midsizers like the Toyota 4Runner, to posh ...

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2014 Minivan Buying Guide

2014 Dodge Grand Caravan 6

The 2014 Minivan Guying Guide from CarPreview.com highlights — arguably — the most practical vehicles on the road. Minivans afford a commanding view of your surroundings, yet provide convenient access with a low step-in height. Large sliding rear side doors ...

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2014 Luxury SUV Buying Guide

2014 Infiniti QX70

The 2014 Luxury SUV Buying Guide from CarPreview.com chronicles the sport-utilities set apart from mainstream SUVs by their blend of comfort, performance, design and prestige. Our roundup spans compact-, midsize-, and full-size-luxury SUVs priced from $35,415 to $146,995 and ranging ...

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2014 Luxury Car Buying Guide

2014 E250 BlueTEC

The 2014 Luxury Car Buying Guide from CarPreview.com is an inside look at what’s new for some of the classiest cars you can buy. Automakers in this segment are in a never-ending game of one upsmanship. Powerful engines, sumptuous cabins, ...

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2014 Subcompact Car Buying Guide

2014 Mazda2

The 2014 Subcompact Car Buying Guide from CarPreview.com contains the newest and best in economical transportation. These are the smallest and generally least expensive rides on the road. Fuel economy is a virtue: most have EPA ratings over 30 miles ...

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2014 Compact Car Buying Guide

2013 Nissan Sentra

The 2014 Compact Car Guying Guide from CarPreview.com highlights affordable small cars that have never been more stylish, sophisticated, or efficient. These sedans, coupes, and hatchbacks are usefully larger than subcompact cars — but rival them for fuel economy. And ...

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