CARS.COM — Throughout 2016, our editors traveled all over for our multi-car Challenges and tested every aspect of the vehicles involved. Often, a clear winner emerges; occasionally, it can feel like there’s an eight-way tie for third place.
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In 2016, we tested small-engine and V-8 muscle cars, compact SUVs, mid-size pickup trucks, mid-size SUVs, minivans and three-row SUVs. Here are the competitors that rose to the top of each Challenge.