Finding a quality used car takes a lot of searching. Start by avoiding this lot.
A prevailing view held by the automotive press these days suggests there's no such thing as a bad car anymore. Tell that to the Canadians who've experienced their engine shut down in the middle of an expressway, leaving them to steer and brake with no power assistance. It's a frightening scenario that's not endemic to one brand, although there is one popular manufacturer that's seen more than its share of problems like this one.
Buying used is particularly fraught with hazards, especially post-warranty. We've highlighted 10 of the worst reviewed second-hand models we've come across in the past year. We scan popular consumer websites for summaries outlining bad cars and trucks based on the experiences of actual owners who've recounted their trials and tribulations online. The 10 presented here are in order of perceived quality, from less than stellar to downright disturbing. And, yes, there are some surprises.
Haren Hay's twin turbo RIPS Racing Evil II racing against a supercharged Statesman. Filmed at the 2014 4 And Rotary Nationals.
Date 14-07-18, Duration 1:16, Views 36029
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Date 14-06-30 1:34
Tooltip Information:Tracking Your Teen DriverVideo by:Description: Car accidents are the #1 killer of teenagers. New tracking devices promise to help by alerting you if your teen is driving recklessly. Consumer Reports tests three: MotoSafety, Mastrack, and MobiCoPilot.Rating: 4Views: 3205
Date 14-06-24 1:41
Tooltip Information:2014 Chevrolet Spark ReviewVideo by:Description: The Chevrolet Spark tries to make cheap economy cars less bland by bright colors and a fancy stereo. But the car is loud, noisy, slow and uncomfortable. Fuel economy isn't that impressive either.Rating: 4Views: 2621
Date 14-06-24 2:10
Tooltip Information:2014 BMW 2 Series ReviewVideo by:Description: Whether you get a BMW 2 Series in its basic 228i version or the super-quick M235i sports model, it's a blast to drive. Yet the car doesn't beat you up on your daily drive.Rating: 2Views: 3669
Date 14-06-24 2:23
Tooltip Information:2014 Porsche 911 ReviewVideo by:Description: The 911 is quick, super agile and sounds terrific. The car is now less taxing on a long trip, with a somewhat more supple ride and better sound deadening.Rating: 3.16Views: 4429