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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,

2017 Toyota Prius Prime vs. 2017 Chevrolet Volt: Plug-In Hybrid Video Test

They’re two high-volume plug-in hybrids, but they take different approaches to energy efficiency. The Toyota Prius Prime, new for 2017, is the plug-in version of the world’s best-known,

These Are the Hottest-Selling Vehicles of October 2017

The 10th month of 2017 only reinforced the fact that this will not be another record-setting year for auto sales. Despite a bump from Southern

2019 Corvette ZR1: 5 fast facts about Chevy’s new supercar

It’s the most powerful production car Chevrolet has ever made, and probably the meanest-looking. The 2019 Corvette ZR1 takes one look at the Corvette Z06

How Consumer Reports Rated Top Electric Cars in Reliability for 2018

Without a reputation for solid reliability, electric vehicles are a tough sell for today’s consumer. Even with federal and tax credits, the cost of an

2018 Subaru Crosstrek review

THE GOOD: With its tall ride and standard all-wheel drive, the Crosstrek is a compact SUV that’s as capable on the trail as it is around

The SUVs With the Worst Reliability Ratings for 2018

We have seen a full-fledged SUV boom in the U.S. auto market. In recent years, the once-dominant midsize sedan has seen its sales snatched away by new

Zombie Cars: 10 Vehicles Automakers Brought Back From the Dead

It’s a strange thing: We can’t go back in time, yet it seems like we’re always trying to repeat the past. Nowhere is that more

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

These Are the Worst-Selling Cars in America

After the dizzying heights that were the past six years, auto sales are cooling off precipitously. And yet, there are still some big winners. Nissan is

Here’s How Ford Justifies Its New $100,000 Truck

$100,000: It’s the amount of money the Red Sox sold Babe Ruth to the Yankees for. It’s a sum big enough to name a candy

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

10 Trucks to Buy While Waiting for the Jeep Wrangler Pickup

We’ve all been there. In the lead-up to a big new product release, you break down, say “screw it,” and make an impulse purchase instead.

These Trucks Will Take Over the World by 2020

With advances in safety, performance, and computer assistance, the 2010s will likely be remembered for their great leap forward in automotive technology. But they might also be

The Most (and Least) Expensive Vehicles to Drive in America

Did you just get a great deal on a new car? Don’t answer yet — you won’t know for sure until you pay a vehicle’s

Here’s Everything You Need to Know About the 2018 Nissan Leaf

Pop quiz: What’s the best-selling electric car of all time? If you guessed the Tesla Model S, you’d be wrong. With over 250,000 sold worldwide

These Are the Fancy Cars Pop Stars Can’t Stop Singing About

For a certain rarefied group of pop stars, the charts are something to live and die by. Success is marked not just by album sales,

2018 GMC Terrain First Drive: Small SUV, Big Ambition

There are a handful of brands that are uniquely positioned to take full advantage of soaring public interest in crossovers and SUVs, and GMC –

The Most Overpriced Hybrid and Electric Vehicles on the Market

If you look at fuel economy ratings for hybrids and electric vehicles, the numbers jump off the screen. Toyota Prius Prime, the plug-in version of the

2017 BMW i3 vs i3 with Range Extender Review

PROS Distinctive design still looks fresh Cabin is beautifully unique Range Extender is a clever fix to EV anxiety DC Fast Charging is standard CONS

Do These Popular Vehicles Really Need to Exist Anymore?

In 2016, Americans bought a record 17.55 million new cars. But while the good times are still here for automakers (though evidence suggests we’re ready for a

15 SUVs That Surprisingly Failed the JD Power Dependability Test

When you go shopping for a car, you want to avoid surprises. In the past, we’ve highlighted ways salesmen might bend the truth or downright lie to

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

30 Used Cars Consumer Reports Gave the ‘Never Buy’ Label

If you plan to live with a car for a long time, reliability means everything when you shop on the used market. Look for the

10 Popular Muscle Cars That Are Actually Terrible

1969 Dodge Charger Daytona | Dodge Thanks to movie franchises, such as The Fast and the Furious, XXX, or, well, just about anything with Vin Diesel in

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