Car Shopping

Helping you become a better informed new- and used-car shopper

Front end look at Toyota Camry
February 15, 2024

Who makes the most reliable cars – Consumer Reports

They are the best of the best. The brands that pass the test of who makes the most reliable cars as ranked by Consumer Reports (CR). The Lexus and Toyota brands rated first and second, respectively. This is a reversal…

7 savvy ways to use your tax refund on a car
February 6, 2024

7 savvy ways to use your tax refund on a car

It’s that time of the year. Like millions of other Americans, you’re doing the hard work and preparing to file your taxes. Once your taxes are submitted comes the exciting part, turning your refund into reFUN – on the road….

Ford F-350
June 15, 2023

Longest-lasting vehicles – iSeeCars.com study

  Pickup trucks are vehicles built for the long haul. In fact, the top vehicle lasting 250,000 miles or more – and 10 of the top 23 longest-lasting vehicles – are all pickup trucks. This is according to a recent…

Woman looking at computer
May 4, 2023

Use auto finance calculators before you buy your next car

Go figure. Before you purchase your next vehicle. The auto finance calculators in the Learning Center at Santander Consumer USA’s website can help you learn just how much car you can afford. While we are in the business of financing…