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2018 Subaru WRX and WRX STI First Drive: One-two turbocharged punch for street and track

You don’t have much time to acknowledge the bear sitting upright on of the highway when you’re behind the wheel of the 2018 Subaru WRX.

10 Safest SUVs Starting Under $30K in 2017

Automobiles get safer every year. When the IIHS named its Top Safety Picks for the 2015 model year, 33 vehicles received the top honor. For 2016,

10 Vehicles That Won’t Save You Money on the Used Market

Should you buy new or used? For car shoppers, it’s one of the eternal questions. When we looked at vehicles that had the highest depreciation

2018 Volkswagen T-Roc Review

Remember back in 2014 when Volkswagen put the T-Roc Concept on display at the Geneva auto show? Well, you would be crazy if you didn’t

2017 Mazda CX-5 range review

The first-generation Mazda CX-5 was Australia’s most popular SUV four years running, so the premiere of a more grown-up second iteration has genuine significance. Australians

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

2017 Subaru Impreza review

THE GOOD: Standard all-wheel drive, a roomy cabin and an excellent stop-and-go adaptive cruise control system take the Subaru Impreza to the top of the class.

12 Cars Under $40,000 That Are Accelerating Power Machines

Speed and acceleration don’t always come cheap, but there are more than enough options out there for car buyers with a budget below $40,000. In fact,

11 Cars People Ditch in the First Year of Ownership

Most consumers go into a car purchase expecting to keep their new vehicle anywhere from five to 10 years. At that point, regular driving would

Ford Mustang GT Fastback v Nissan 370Z Coupe comparison

It’s a good problem to have. You want to buy a new sports car, but you want more poke than either a Mazda MX-5 or

12 Outstanding Cars Designed for Dogs and Their Humans

When the great outdoors come a-calling, but your 100-pound pooch has outgrown the backseat of your old Toyota Tercel, it might be time for a fresh set

2017 Toyota 86 Review: A lesson for supercars

PROS Impressively affordable Entertaining to drive at legal speeds Great steering and solid transmission CONS Engine lacks refinement Cabin is plasticky and equipped miserly Rear

10 Things You Should Know About the All-New Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross

Hey you! Yeah, you, the guy approaching 40! Remember the Mitsubishi Eclipse? Of course you do. Did you pick one of the sporty little coupes up at

Consumer Reports’ Surprising 10 Best Automobiles of 2017

While the classic buff books (Car and Driver, Road & Track, Automobile, etc.) are full of McLarens, Porsches, and Ferraris in any given issue, when

2017 Toyota Corolla Ascent v 2017 Honda Civic VTi-S v 2017 Subaru Impreza 2.0i-L comparison

The last time we took a close look at the small sedan segment in the form of a comprehensive three-way comparison, the new-generation Honda Civic

Snowpiercer: The Volkswagen Golf Alltrack Is an Unstoppable Winter Car

I’m writing this review hunkered down in a house that’s been buried under 26 inches of snow over the past 24 hours. Outside sits a

These 10 Sleeper Cars Are Perfect Wolves in Sheep’s Clothing

Dream machines like Lamborghinis and Bugattis are incredible cars, but there’s a lot more to owning them than just driving and maintenance. On top of their astronomical prices and

2017 Subaru Outback 2.5i Touring Review: The Charm Wagon

PROS Subaru’s AWD delivers Engine balances power with decent economy Plentiful and usable interior space CONS Sober design borders on boring Cabin is dark Driver-assistance

Is the Subaru Outback 3.6R The World’s Best Daily Driver?

If there were one station wagon success story worth telling, it would likely be that of the Subaru Outback. While wagon versions of the Taurus, Caprice, Camry,

Volkswagen Tiguan 162TSI Highline R-Line v Subaru Forester XT Premium comparison

You’ve decided you need a mid-sized crossover. But at the same time, you don’t want some boring econobox with snooze-worthy performance. You want something with

2018 Toyota RAV4 Adventure Review

When it comes to compact sport utility vehicles, the Rav4 is definitely one of the standard bearers. But with so many Ravs out on the

Don’t Plan on Reselling: These 10 Cars Depreciate Fast

For many, part of buying a new car is taking into consideration how much the car will be worth once you want something different. Companies like

2017 Jeep Compass First Drive: All-new compact SUV has off-road cred

In a world that’s gone SUV-crazy, Jeep is one of the brands best poised to reap the rewards. The 2017 Jeep Compass, an all-new design

10 Trucks That Charge Through Snow With the Best of Them

We’ve come a long way since four-wheel drive was exotic. Good luck finding a four-door Subaru without it, and any SUV or pickup worth its

7 Discontinued Cars That Will Become Extinct in 2017

Let’s play a game, shall we? Try to recall as many extinct vehicles as you can in 20 seconds: The faux wood-panel encrusted Chevy Caprice wagon is

Mazda MX-5 RF v Subaru BRZ comparison

Power up front, drive to the back, a stick-shift in the middle – it’s how nature intended sports cars to be. And these two purist

Holden Astra RS-V v Volkswagen Golf 110TSI comparison

The Volkswagen Golf has been a massive sales success for Volkswagen Australia. While Dieselgate had the potential to dampen spirits and kill sales, the Golf

2017 Subaru Outback review

THE GOOD: Standard all-wheel drive and good ground clearance make the 2017 Subaru Outback more capable than the typical crossover SUV, and its EyeSight system adds

10 of the Most Powerful New Cars Available Under $20,000

Who says speed needs to be expensive? If you have $20,000 in your pocket, you can have a powerful cheap car. Unfortunately, this price point

10 Cars With the Most NHTSA Safety Complaints Since 2005

Sometimes, car news gets all too predictable. When Consumer Reports comes out with the list of its most reliable cars, you know you’re going to see