Archive for September, 2006

Checklists can help preserve and prove your lemon law claim

Saturday, September 30th, 2006

If you think you may have a lemon law claim in the making there are a series of steps you must take to preserve your rights and prove your claim in court or at arbitration. Here is a handy checklist that applies everywhere.

Claim Preparation Checklist

Never underestimate the power of greed

Saturday, September 30th, 2006

A senior citizen with disabilities from Falls, New Jersey has sued a New Jersey car dealership, claiming its sales staff tricked him into buying a car for nearly twice its value.

The elderly gentleman, and his lawyers, say the Cherry Hill Triplex car dealership pulled a bait-and-switch scheme in which a salesman sold him one car with known problems, then sold him another one for more money when he returned to pick it up after some repairs.

The story is really much worse than that and a very convincing object lesson of why car buying can be a perilous enterprise.

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2007 Ford Escape Hybrid first look

Thursday, September 28th, 2006
Ford put a toe into the hybrid waters with its Escape and found the temperature comfortable enough to stick around for the little SUV's third year. In fact, the times are definitely in favor of the Escape Hybrid, as it pretty easily fits the profile of a cross-over utility vehicle (CUV), the hot new...

2007 Ford Escape Hybrid first look

Thursday, September 28th, 2006
Ford put a toe into the hybrid waters with its Escape and found the temperature comfortable enough to stick around for the little SUV's third year. In fact, the times are definitely in favor of the Escape Hybrid, as it pretty easily fits the profile of a cross-over utility vehicle (CUV), the hot new...

Citroën C-Metisse epitomizes the alternative future

Thursday, September 28th, 2006
If there was one car that we saw that summed up the mood of the 2006 Paris Auto Show today, it was Citroën's C-Metisse concept car. Like most concepts, the C-Metisse is unique and not a little fantastical in its styling: four gull-wing doors, an impossibly long and low body, retractable airfoil...

Citroën C-Metisse epitomizes the alternative future

Thursday, September 28th, 2006
If there was one car that we saw that summed up the mood of the 2006 Paris Auto Show today, it was Citroën's C-Metisse concept car. Like most concepts, the C-Metisse is unique and not a little fantastical in its styling: four gull-wing doors, an impossibly long and low body, retractable airfoil...