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2021 Luxury Car of the Year

By Editors on February 4, 2021

What’s eligible: Any 2021 model vehicle regardless of when it was introduced or last updated. Criteria: Along with general excellence, the best cars represent ultimate luxury in their class a... Read More
Wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto: Where Are They Now?

By Kelsey Mays on December 11, 2020

In the span of just a few model years, wireless integration of Apple CarPlay and Android Auto has gone from rare to widespread. Although most cars still require a conventional tethered USB connecti... Read More
What’s New for BMW in 2021?

By Brian Normile on November 26, 2020

Luxury manufacturer BMW has a fair bit of new stuff heading our way for the 2021 model year, and some of it — like the giant grilles on the new 4 Series and M3 and M4 — will be pretty hard to miss.... Read More
BMW Makes SiriusXM Standard on All 2021 Models

By Brian Normile on October 14, 2020

If you’re smack dab in the middle of the Venn diagram of “people shopping for a new BMW” and “people who absolutely must have satellite radio in their car,” good news: BMW and SiriusXM announced to... Read More
2020 Car Seat Check Honor Roll: Best New Cars for Car Seats

By Jennifer Newman on September 21, 2020

During the COVID-19 pandemic, families are relying on their cars more than ever. Life since the coronavirus arrived means cars are the way we get our kids to school and back safely, and they’re a w... Read More
Best Used Cars for Car Seats

By Jennifer Newman on September 21, 2020

Whether you’re starting your family or growing it, you likely know that raising a child can be expensive. According to the Department of Agriculture’s most recent data in 2015, a middle-class famil... Read More
Which 3-Row SUVs Offer Captain’s Chairs?

By Editors on September 18, 2020

Shopping for a three-row SUV often means balancing seating needs with convenience. If you really need minivan-sized people space, a second-row bench seat maximizes capacity for up to eight (or even... Read More
2020-2021 BMW X5, X6 and X7: Recall Alert

By Patrick Masterson on September 17, 2020

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 300 model-year 2020-21 BMW X5 and X5M, X6 and X6M, and X7 SUVs The Problem: The headlights may allow a blue light to illuminate, confusing oncoming drivers and incr... Read More
2021 BMW X7: Recall Alert

By Patrick Masterson on September 11, 2020

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 400 model-year 2021 BMW X7 SUVs The Problem: The tire information labels may contain information on tire size and cold tire inflation pressure that does not match t... Read More
Are We Driving Too Fast Toward a Self-Driving Future?

By Matt Schmitz on August 5, 2020

A just-released study by AAA indicates that partial self-driving technologies found in mass-market vehicles today could be less effective in real-world scenarios than on a closed test track. Read More