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The Cars People Really Came to Hate in 2017

Driving a car can provoke strong feelings. Wheeling through the canyons of California in a 2018 Mustang GT, you’re likely to fall in love with an

These Once-Popular Cars Have Been Discontinued for 2018

Time marches on, and with each year we lose a remnant of the past. In 2018, we’ll likely see the full-scale Tesla Model 3 rollout, a new Ford Bronco,

Consumer Reports Picks its 10 Most Reliable Car Brands for 2018

2017 is on its way out, which means two things in the automotive world. First, dealers are scrambling to get ’17 models off the lots

Tesla Model 3 vs. 2018 Nissan Leaf: The Key Differences

If you’re hoping to phase out gasoline and high maintenance costs, electric cars ought to be on your radar. Plug-ins serve as a great hedge against

The SUVs and Crossovers Helping to Kill the Midsize Sedan in America

Though rumors of the midsize sedan’s “death” might be slightly exaggerated, the trend is clearly going in one direction. Counting the first nine months of

Deadline 2018: Here Are the Cars Consumer Reports Says to Buy Before the New Year

Most car consumers have heard and seen the ads. They talk about “getting rid of this year’s stock to make room for the next model

2017 Nissan Rogue Sport review

THE GOOD: The Rogue Sport has super-cute looks and above-average cargo space. THE BAD: Apple CarPlay or Android Auto are not offered. An anemic engine makes for

Your Favorite GM Vehicles That Might Soon Go Electric

If you know one thing about General Motors, you know the auto giant’s reputation for gasoline-powered vehicles. Camaro. Corvette. Escalade. Silverado. These cars and trucks don’t

The 30 Most American-Made Cars of 2017

Most auto consumers know it takes more than a badge from Detroit to call a car “American.” Even before Italian automaker Fiat bought the Chrysler

Crossovers and SUVs Coming for 2018 That You Need to Know About

There are three big things happening in the automotive world right now. First and foremost, technology is transforming the automobile as we know it. Second, the market for

10 Cars Consumer Reports Ranked Worst for Visibility

What makes a vehicle unsafe? Pick your poison. Some cars crumble when hit from the side or front. Others present a risk of rolling over when you

America’s Least Wanted: 25 Cars on Life Support in 2017

U.S. consumers never bought more cars than they did in 2016. Some 17.55 million new cars and trucksfound American buyers throughout the year, beating the all-time record

25 Cars That Were Just Too Embarrassing to Drive

Finding the fastest car in the world is straightforward. You compare top speeds from the racetrack and crown a champion. However, choosing the ugliest car is

Chevr-olè! 15 of the Fastest Chevrolet Cars Ever Built

It’s safe to say that Chevrolet is more than just one of the most storied automakers in the world. Its classic bow tie logo is as

These 10 Popular Cars Could Be Extinct in the Next Year

Here’s something automakers don’t want you to know: They’re starting to panic. After years of record-breaking new car sales, rock-bottom gas prices, and favorable trade

10 Classic Car Nameplates That Need to Make a Comeback

Times change. Nowhere is this more apparent now than in the automotive world, where cars have evolved more in the past decade than they had

2017 Buick LaCrosse review

THE GOOD: A quiet and smooth ride can be made aggressive with the optional Dynamic Drive Package. Apple CarPlay and Android Auto are standard. THE BAD: The

10 ‘American’ Cars That Are Really Made Overseas

Globalization has made auto production confusing for consumers. Once upon a time, a car that was “made in America” meant U.S. workers made it in

The Best 3-Row SUVs for You and Your Family

It’s easy to see a driver going down the street in an empty SUV and shake our heads. It just seems wasteful. But there’s a

10 Best Cars for Retiring Baby Boomers

If there’s any generation that doesn’t like to talk about aging, it’s the baby boomers. It’s understandable. They’ve made it through the swingin’ ’60s, wild

Fastest 40: The Speediest Cars From Every Brand Sold Stateside

Have you ever wondered what the fastest model of vehicle is from each brand? We did, and we assumed you were curious, too, or you

25 Used Cars Under $20K With Consumer Reports Approval

If you want to know why people trust the Consumer Reports auto team so much, just take a minute exploring how the nonprofit agency works. Unlike

Top Car Brands Everybody Wants to Lease No Matter the Cost

Auto leases are more popular than ever before. And why not? For a few thousand down and a competitive monthly payment, you can get your

10 Cars That Are Much Faster Than They Look

As a whole, today’s cars are safer, more reliable, and faster than they’ve ever been before. So while we may roll our eyes at Toyota’s

10 Cars That Prove Station Wagons Are Definitely Making a Comeback

Ask most car buyers about station wagons, and they’ll probably tell you two things: That their parents owned them a long time ago, and that

10 Buicks That Put Performance First

For most of you, the word “Buick” doesn’t immediately conjure up images of performance-oriented neck-snapping power as the luxury brand has become far more synonymous with SUV safety and fuddy-duddy fashion

10 Car Trends That Never Made Sense and Need to Disappear

Preferring custom cars that lean toward classy and comfy instead of extreme and unsightly may make us feel like a bunch of old fogeys, but at least

2018 Buick Enclave Review

Introduced in 2008 as a more upscale version of the Chevrolet Traverse and a replacement for both the Rainier and Terraza, the Enclave quickly became

10 Cars That Could Have Been Built Better

It’s hard to get a car right. It’s even harder to get it perfect. That’s why cars like Volkswagen’s enduring GTI, the Mazda Miata, and

10 Popular Cars We Wish Never Existed

Everybody in the world has different tastes from others. For many situations, this is perfectly fine — in grocery stores, there’s ample selection so everyone