Chris Teague

Used EVs are Now Eligible for Federal Tax Credits premium
As of January 1, electric vehicle tax credits and the rules that govern their distribution have changed. New legislation opens the door for different models to eligibility for credits, but there are other restrictions that come into play. We’ve gathered the most important information you need to know about the new credits, so let’s dive […]
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December 26, 2022
Here’s How Things are Going for New and Used Cars in Late 2022 premium
If nothing else, 2022 has shown that car prices and values don’t always make sense. In fact, little has made sense in the last 24 months or so, but the prices we’ve seen for new and used cars in recent months are surprising. New car prices climbed closer to $50,000 at the end of this […]
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November 28, 2022
2022 Recap: The Year in AutoTempest Search Data premium
AutoTempest saw millions of vehicle searches in 2022, and with the sometimes insane way our world seems to turn, we wanted to reflect on the year through the lens of your vehicle search behavior. We gathered all of the model years, price ranges, makes/models, and fuel types from our anonymized search data for this year […]
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November 30, 2021
Is Now a Bad Time to Buy a New or Used Car? premium
Today’s new cars are rolling computers with microchips that control everything from engine operation to features like heated seats and navigation. The global chip shortage has hit automakers from several directions and has made it difficult to continue producing high volumes of new cars with all of the features that buyers expect. Some have opted […]
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October 5, 2021
Is It Safe to Buy a Used EV? premium
As more and more electric cars hit our roads, the number of opportunities to find a decent deal on a used EV is growing. Used EVs are becoming plentiful and some even look like a great deal, but is buying a used electric car a good idea? The short answer is “maybe,” because just like […]
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August 30, 2021
How to Shop for Used Hybrid Cars or PHEV premium
Buying a used car can be exciting, especially with all of the new models available today. Used hybrid cars and plug-in hybrid (PHEV) cars are among them and can offer significant fuel savings for the right owner. They do have an added layer of complexity, however, due to their batteries. With the right research and […]
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July 12, 2021
AutoTempest’s New Email Alerts Bring A Nationwide Used Car Search to Your Inbox premium
The used car market is going through an odd time. Limitations and difficulties on producing new vehicles have reduced dealers’ inventories, which has pushed buyers to the used side of the world. There, the increase in demand has driven prices upward and caused desirable models to sell quickly, and often sight-unseen. This can make it […]
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April 21, 2021
You Aren’t Imagining Things. Used Cars Are More Expensive premium
If you’ve spent any time shopping for used cars over the past year, there’s a good chance you’ve spent at least part of that time wondering why prices have grown so much. Almost across the board, prices for used cars of all conditions, mileages, and types have increased, leading many to wonder where the ceiling […]
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Now More Ways To Filter Your Used Car Search premium
The ability to more finely tune your used car search is a big benefit. Searching on year, make, model, or mileage are all great, but what if you’re looking for something very specific? That’s where our new used car search filters come in.   Now, located below the traditional filters for year, price, mileage, and […]
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March 17, 2021
Tyler Hoover Joins AutoTempest For a Chat On Car Trek premium
With more Car Trek well on its way, we thought we’d take another chance to chase down one of the presenters for a Q&A. Following our quick chat with Ed Bolian earlier this year, we caught up with Tyler Hoover to ask the same questions. We’ll find Tavarish eventually, but in the meantime, here’s Hoovie. […]
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