2011 detroit auto show

Vote for the Cars.com's Shoppers' Choice Award

By David Thomas  on November 1, 2011


Cars.com's annual popularity award is back. We have found the 10 most popular new-car models that shoppers are not only searching for on Cars.com but are contacting dealers about. These models also receive positive consumer reviews. This fervent interaction delivers… Read More

Vote for the Cars.com's Shoppers' Choice Award

By David Thomas  on November 1, 2011

Cars.com's annual popularity award is back. We have found the 10 most popular new-car models that shoppers are not only searching for on Cars.com but are contacting dealers about. These models also receive positive consumer reviews. This fervent interaction delivers… Read More

Cars.com Podcast: 2011 Detroit Auto Show

By David Thomas  on January 19, 2011

In this week’s podcast, editors Kelsey Mays, David Thomas and Joe Wiesenfelder each discuss the one model they loved and the one model they loathed from the 2011 Detroit auto show, which runs through Sunday. Listen to find out why… Read More

Most-Watched Video Reviews of the Week

By Colin Bird  on January 15, 2011

The 2011 Detroit auto show shed light on some potentially big hitters for the coming year, including hints at a redesigned Honda Civic, a more Americanized Volkswagen Passat and a refined Chrysler 300. Arguably, the vehicle that will impact the… Read More

2011 Detroit Auto Show Winners & Losers: Production Cars

By David Thomas  on January 14, 2011

Concept cars didn’t really steal the show in Detroit this year, but neither did the new cars that will hit dealerships throughout the year. These debuts may be vitally important to each of their respective automakers, but none made the… Read More

2011 Detroit Auto Show Winners & Losers: Concept Cars

By David Thomas  on January 14, 2011

The auto industry is booming, and if you need more proof, check out the sheer number of concept cars at this year's Detroit auto show. Concepts had been largely omitted from the show circuit the past few years as a… Read More

2012 Chevrolet Sonic Video

By Colin Bird  on January 14, 2011

If there were a “when pigs fly” moment for the car industry it would be “when GM makes a good small car.” This often held belief softened with the 2011 Chevrolet Cruze and, judging from first appearances, the 2012 Chevrolet… Read More

2012 Audi A6 Video

By Colin Bird  on January 13, 2011

The current-generation Audi A6 has been on the market for six years and counting. While the car is still competent, something new will help the German luxury automaker keep up with the new Mercedes-Benz E-Class and BMW 5 Series. The… Read More

2012 Hyundai Veloster Video

By Colin Bird  on January 13, 2011

The 2012 Hyundai Veloster fills the void left by the Tiburon, an affordable and fuel-efficient sports coupe. While the Veloster is definitely a coupe, it has three-doors for better access. According to Cars.com senior editor Joe Wiesenfelder, its bold design… Read More

2012 Audi A6: Up Close

By Joe Wiesenfelder  on January 12, 2011

I've been a fan of Audi's styling for years, and I think they have an exceptionally handsome lineup, but if I have a concern, it's that the models look too much alike. Family resemblance should only go so far. Viewed… Read More

2012 BMW 1 Series: Up Close

By Kelsey Mays  on January 12, 2011

As balanced as the 1 Series handles, I’ve always found something awry about its styling. The snub-nosed front end ends abruptly; the tail looks unfinished, especially compared to the 3 Series. The headlights are too big for a car that’s… Read More