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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,

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

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

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

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

2017 Cadillac ATS Coupe review

THE GOOD: Cadillac’s 2.0-liter turbo engine delivers big power, while also returning respectable fuel economy. Handling capabilities match or surpass its German competition. Exterior design is

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 –

2017 Mazda CX-3 Maxx v Holden Trax LS comparison

The sales growth of pint-sized SUVs seems to have become stunted in 2017 despite an expanding category, yet they still account for about 10 per

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

Ford Ranger Raptor confirmed for 2018

Ford has confirmed that the Ranger Raptor performance ute will join the line-up, arriving in Asia-Pacific markets next year. The Ford Ranger Raptor will join the larger F-150 Raptor in the

10 of the Most Bizarre Auto Options Ever

Car manufacturers have done a pretty good job over the years to tempt us with car upgrade options that set us back hundreds or even

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

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

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

Tesla Model 3 vs. Chevrolet Bolt EV: 8 Key Differences

Wait until electric vehicles hit 200 miles on a full charge and cost less than $40,000, they said. Well, we waited patiently and have been

20 Cars That Can Take You to 300,000 Miles

There are a few different reasons why a car might stay on the road forever. When a model turns up on the list of most reliable

These Cars Cost Owners a Fortune to Keep on the Road

So you’ve bought that new car and driven it off the lot. It’s all yours, aside from monthly payment, insurance, and gas, right? Well, not

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 Popular Rental Cars Could End Up Being Your Next Car

For most people, a rental car is an afterthought. On a vacation, a business trip, or after an accident, we often think about them 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

Amazing Facts You Never Knew About the Honda Civic

More often than not, the best-selling cars out there aren’t the most interesting things on the road. Most mass-market cars are affordable, reliable, and not

Extreme Vetting: The World’s 10 Quickest Corvettes

Call it whatever you like: a sports car, a muscle car, or a supercar. The legacy of the Chevrolet Corvette remains the same. Plus, the

25 Deadliest Cars and Trucks on the Road Today

Used car shoppers have a lot to consider. To get started, we recommend checking out the list of the most reliable vehicles to see which models worked out

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