Things to consider when you are buying a car: First and foremost, try to look around the slick advertising machine. Find out for yourself what you need, not what the manufacturers want you to "need". Your true needs are always less, and less expensive, than what they're trying to sell you.
Savings at purchase
Why the CAFE 2025 standard is just my cup of tea
Drive your old guzzler until it dies, or buy a new sipper?
How much horsepower do you need?
How to buy a gas sipper for less
The dinosaur on the driveway
Is is cheaper to own an electric car?
How you pay for features you don't need
Options and such