Car Prices Blogs - February, 2014

Tesla, Toyota and Ram Top Consumer Reports List

February 27th, 2014

Are you looking for your next vehicle and want to see what some of the experts say about the new 2014 models? There are so many new cars to choose from, so which of them gets the best reports and ratings? Well we have you’re the top three cars in each category for you to examine. Remember to get your free quotes at and get into a Consumer Report’s top pick today.

First on the list is the Tesla Model S. It was rated the top of the class for sedans in 2014 with its technological innovations, high end performance and 225 mile range. The price tag is still a bit higher than most families can afford at just over 80,000, but if you’re willing to dish it out, you won’t be disappointed.

Next on the list was the Top Green Car of 2014, The Toyota Prius Hybrid. With a starting price a fraction of the total cost of the Tesla, the Prius continues to deliver excellent gas mileage and excellent amenities.

Lastly, the Ram 1500 won the Best Pick-up Truck. This was after Chrysler’s 16 year drought at the top. Subaru’s Impreza was on top of the mountain in the Small Car category and the redesigned Forester took top honors in the Small SUV category. The Hyundai Santa Fe was tops in The Large SUV category and the Audi A6 won Best Luxury Sedan. Get Price quotes on all of these 2014 vehicles and many others who didn’t make the list at

How to Save Thousands on a New Vehicle with a Piece of Paper

February 20th, 2014

It may seem like a gimmick or a trick, but there is a simple strategy to save thousands on a car, truck or SUV with a few minutes of research on the web. The basis of this strategy is competition, or getting car dealers in your local area on the new vehicle/s of your choice. Below is the strategy to use before buying a new car, truck or SUV.

First, start by using the CompetingCarPrices free quote form to find out the real value of the vehicle you want. Competing Car Prices will give you the names and location of the dealerships near you that have the vehicle you want currently in stock. Print your free quotes from the local dealerships and start a bidding war between them.

Winter has been harsh on car sales and the end of the month is upon us, which might be the perfect scenario to get a new vehicle for much less that you could have expected. Remember, at CompetingCarPrices, we help you save on a new vehicle by making dealers compete.

Competing Cars at Detroit Auto Show

February 12th, 2014

Did you make it to Detroit this year for the annual auto show? If not, we have an update for you about some of the newest released vehicles from the show. Here is a quick breakdown of some of the newest releases.

Mercedes launched its 2015 C-Class sedan, a new V-12 powered, 2015 S600 sedan, and 2015 GLA45 sport utility crossover. All three are upgraded and revised to give each of their competitors a run for their money in the luxury class category.

Volkswagen released a 2015 Golf R, a 290 horsepower hatchback that very powerful. It also has improved gas mileage and many handling modifications.

Volvo unveiled their new Polestar sedan and wagon, which has the Swedish car maker turning heads across he globe. Both vehicles are packed with power, style and handling that is Volvo’s brand.

Acura released a new 2015 TLX, which is a stylish, efficient TL replacement. Although described as a prototype, it is expected to be at dealerships by midyear.

Lexus stopped the show with the 2015 RC F, a super sleek beast that dropped every jaw in the place. This 5.0 liter, 450 horsepower V-8, says “who needs good MPG when you are this much fun to drive”!

Want to know what these vehicles and many more are priced like in your local area? Get a free quote today from and find 2013, 2014 and 2015 models as they arrive at the dealerships.

Chevy Volt Lowers Price to Compete With Nissan Leaf

February 5th, 2014

General Motors has announced that they plan to reduce the price of their 2014 Chevy Volt to keep pace with the Nissan Leaf in the newly competitive electric vehicle market. General Motors said Tuesday that the 2014 Volt will start at 34.995 including shipping. At, our price quotes for a 2014 Chevy Volt can range from around $34,185 – $39,145, depending on your location.

What does this valuable information mean to you? Well, if you are in the market for an electric car, this may be the time to get a Chevy Volt. Even though electric car sales have been increasing steadily the last couple of years, they still are a very small portion of the overall vehicle market. It is widely known that Nissan cut the price of the Volt and their sales numbers jumped substantially, so General Motors is looking to follow suit. has the best prices in your local area for the 2014 Nissan Leaf, and the 2014 Chevy Volt. Request a few price quotes from us, get an amazing deal on an electric vehicle, and leave that smelly, wasteful, gasoline for the barbarians.