EXPERT REVIEW

Top 5 Reviews and Videos of the Week: Y'all Really Like the 2018 Jeep Wrangler, Huh?

108-jeep-wrangler-2018-dynamic-exterior-front-off-road.jpg 2018 Jeep Wrangler | Cars.com photo by Christian Lantry
Photo of Brian Normile
News Editor Brian Normile is a reviewer, dog owner and Liverpool FC fan. His first car was a 1997 Toyota 4Runner. Email Brian Normile

Once again, our review of the 2018 Jeep Wrangler sits atop our weekly rankings. Cars.com reviewer Aaron Bragman — himself a proud owner of the previous JK generation of the Wrangler — praises Jeep for doing away with the “yeah, buts” of buying a Wrangler with the new JL model. Second place, however, belongs to a newcomer to our rankings.

Related: More Expert Car Reviews

Shop the 2018 Jeep Wrangler near you

Used
2018 Jeep Wrangler Sport
83,597 mi.
$32,500 $500 price drop
Good Deal
Home Delivery
Virtual Appointments
Used
2018 Jeep Wrangler Sport
11,150 mi.
$35,995 $1,000 price drop
Fair Deal
Home Delivery
Virtual Appointments

Latest news

volkswagen-golf-r-2-0t-2022-01-blue-compact-exterior-front-angle
2022 Volkswagen Golf R Review: Practical Performance — for a Price
volvo-xc40-recharge-2021-02-badge-exterior-front-grille-headlights-suv-white
10 Biggest News Stories of the Week: Toyota RAV4, Volvo XC40 Fall Short as Car Shortage Goes Long
ford-fusion-2015-exterior-side-profile-oem
199,000 Fords and Lincolns Recalled for Brakelights, Rollaway Risk

It’s a newcomer to our site, as well. Only published Aug. 31, the 2019 Mazda CX-3 review rockets into second place. Calling it a car for those “who want the dessert before the meat and potatoes,” reviewer Fred Meier praises the CX-3 for its styling and handling chops, while noting that the small, low-slung “SUV” is really more of a hatchback with limited backseat and cargo space compared to its rivals.

Ultimately, Meier notes, “The carlike CX-3 carves its own niche, so its value depends on whether its strengths match what you want most for your daily driving.”

Over on the video side of things, our sister site PickupTrucks.com’s recent comparison of two 2018 Toyota trucks, the mid-size Tacoma and full-size Tundra, tops the list of most watched videos. If you’re in the market for a pickup truck and are trying to determine which size of truck is right for you, it’s a must-watch.

Top 5 Reviews

1. 2018 Jeep Wrangler Review: Lighter, Stronger, User-Friendlier and More Comfortable, But Not Cheaper

2. 2019 Mazda CX-3 Review: Good Things, But in a Small Package

3. 2018 Mercedes-Benz E400 Coupe Review: It’s Time for Some Me-Time

4. 2018 Ford Mustang Review: Anything You Want, for a Price

5. 2019 Jeep Cherokee Review: The Edge of Greatness

Top 5 Videos

1. Sibling Rivalry: 2018 Toyota Tundra Vs. 2018 Toyota Tacoma

2. Clever Car Hacks

3. 2019 GMC Sierra Denali: First Drive

4. 2018 Cadillac CT6 Super Cruise

5. 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe: First Drive

Cars.com’s Editorial department is your source for automotive news and reviews. In line with Cars.com’s long-standing ethics policy, editors and reviewers don’t accept gifts or free trips from automakers. The Editorial department is independent of Cars.com’s advertising, sales and sponsored content departments.

Latest news

volkswagen-golf-r-2-0t-2022-01-blue-compact-exterior-front-angle
2022 Volkswagen Golf R Review: Practical Performance — for a Price
volvo-xc40-recharge-2021-02-badge-exterior-front-grille-headlights-suv-white
10 Biggest News Stories of the Week: Toyota RAV4, Volvo XC40 Fall Short as Car Shortage Goes Long
ford-fusion-2015-exterior-side-profile-oem
199,000 Fords and Lincolns Recalled for Brakelights, Rollaway Risk