2016 Chicago Auto Show

Top 10 Most Ridiculous Concept Car Features

By Matt Schmitz on March 9, 2018

CARS.COM — Auto-show season is to car manufacturers what Fashion Week is to clothing designers, and concept cars are the over-the-top runway looks of the automotive world. Outrageous, even absurd, ... Read More
2016 Subaru Crosstrek Special Edition to Bow at Chicago Auto Show

By Matt Schmitz on July 17, 2017

CARS.COM — The just-announced 2016 Subaru Crosstrek Special Edition won’t arrive in dealerships until late spring, but it would make a great Valentine’s Day gift for your Subaru-loving ... Read More
Ford, BraunAbility Unveil First Wheelchair-Accessible SUV

By Bill Jackson on February 25, 2016

CARS.COM — Conversion vans that allow people with disabilities to go where they need to go are not new, but Ford is rolling out what it says is the first volume-produced wheelchair-accessible SUV t... Read More
2017 Nissan Armada: First Impressions

By Mike Hanley on February 25, 2016

CARS.COM — With its big trapezoidal chrome grille, the redesigned 2017 Armada is instantly recognizable as a Nissan, and the full-size SUV’s new styling, with its focus on smooth body sides a... Read More
2017 Hyundai Santa Fe: First Look

By Joe Bruzek on February 25, 2016

CARS.COM Competes with: Toyota Highlander, Chevrolet Traverse, Honda Pilot Looks like: A Santa Fe that’s been Elantra-fied Drivetrains: 290-horsepower, 3.3-liter V-6; six-speed automati... Read More
2017 Chevrolet Trax: First Impressions

By Aaron Bragman on February 25, 2016

CARS.COM — Not even two years into the Trax’s model run, Chevrolet has introduced a refreshed version of its subcompact SUV. The new 2017 model features an updated interior as well as new fro... Read More
2017 Hyundai Santa Fe: First Impressions

By Joe Bruzek on February 25, 2016

CARS.COM — Hyundai’s refresh of the three-row Santa Fe is restyled just enough to help differentiate it from the similarly named two-row Santa Fe Sport. Last year, the two looked so alike the... Read More
2017 Kia Niro: First Impressions

By Brian Wong on February 25, 2016

CARS.COM — The 2017 Kia Niro made its world debut at the 2016 Chicago Auto Show to flashing lights and pulsing rock ‘n’ roll. It was an interesting choice for the Niro, which is more Mi... Read More
I Tested Ford's Drugged Driving Suit and You Won't Believe What Happened! (OK, I Crashed)

By Matt Schmitz on February 17, 2016

CARS.COM — The percentage of drug-related highway deaths nearly rivals that of drunken-driving fatalities. That has scientists, safety advocates and automakers looking to address the issue — or, in... Read More
2017 Fiat 124 Spider Video

By Kelsey Mays on February 16, 2016

CARS.COM — Fiat resurrects a nameplate not seen in the U.S. since the 1980s with the all-new 2017 Fiat 124 Spider convertible, a car that shares its platform with the redesigned 2016 Mazda MX-5 Mia... Read More