Jaclyn Trop

Jaclyn Trop is an award-winning journalist and automotive reporter, deciphering the world of sheet metal for the masses. She divides her time among Los Angeles, Detroit, and New York.

She was awarded a Knight-Bagehot fellowship in business and economics reporting from Columbia University, where she also earned a master’s degree in journalism. Her byline has appeared in The New York Times, The New Yorker, Fortune, Vogue, Glamour, Newsweek,
Fast Company, Forbes, Marie Claire, Men’s Health, Entrepreneur, Rolling Stone, Robb Report, Town & Country, U.S. News & World Report, and Refinery 29 among others.

Jaclyn has reported from five continents and eaten ice cream in more than 50 countries. She serves as a U.S. juror to the World Car Awards.

Articles by Jaclyn Trop

Vroom vs. Carvana vs. CarMax: Which Online Car-Buying Site Is Right for You?

A no-haggle dealer can take the stress out of buying a used car. By removing negotiations from the equation, online car-buying sites such as Vroom,... read more

5 Tips for Negotiating A Car Price

The thought of haggling with a car dealer can be enough to keep some shoppers away from the dealership, but when you take the time... read more

Best Used-Car Websites For Online Car Shopping

The best used car websites provide shoppers with everything they need from their computer or phone: the ability to search for vehicles, compare prices and... read more

Foreign vs Domestic Cars: Which Is Right For You?

When it comes to deciding between a foreign and domestic vehicle, factors like price, reliability and where the car is produced will come into play.... read more

Volvo Car Financing Review 2023: Buy, Lease or Subscribe

You can finance or lease a new or certified pre-owned Volvo through Volvo Car Financial Service (VCFS). As a subsidiary of Volvo Car Corp., VCFS... read more