Car Reviews

2016 Chevrolet Cruze Review

By Mike Hanley on May 24, 2016


CARS.COM — The second-generation 2016 Chevrolet Cruze compact sedan builds upon the qualities we liked in the original, such as a quiet ride, with the addition of a more refined turbocharged four-cylinder engine and greater in-car connectivity, but I wish… Read More

2016 Chevrolet Cruze Review

By Mike Hanley on May 24, 2016

CARS.COM — The second-generation 2016 Chevrolet Cruze compact sedan builds upon the qualities we liked in the original, such as a quiet ride, with the addition of a more refined turbocharged four-cylinder engine and greater in-car connectivity, but I wish… Read More

2016 Mazda CX-9: First Drive

By Brian Wong on May 24, 2016

CARS.COM — Mazda has redesigned the largest vehicle in its lineup for the 2016 model year, the CX-9 crossover SUV, which seats seven in three rows. We've covered a lot of information about the CX-9 already, including pricing and its fuel… Read More

2016 Mini Cooper S Convertible: First Drive

By Aaron Bragman on May 23, 2016

CARS.COM — Mazda Miatas are a blast to drive, but what do you do when you want a convertible that can carry more people or stuff than the two-seat roadster can accommodate? You don't necessarily want to upgrade to something… Read More

2017 Ford Escape Review

By Joe Bruzek on May 19, 2016

CARS.COM — The updated 2017 Ford Escape’s improvements are minor — if you didn’t have the Escape on your consideration list, these won’t put it there — but this compact SUV is easier to live with daily. Find out more… Read More

2017 Ford Fusion and Fusion Hybrid: First Drive

By Brian Wong on May 19, 2016

CARS.COM — As we reported at the Detroit auto show in January, Ford has refreshed the Fusion midsize sedan for 2017, and most versions will arrive at dealerships this summer. I got behind the wheel of the SE, Platinum and… Read More

2017 Mercedes-Benz C300 Coupe: First Drive

By Aaron Bragman on May 18, 2016

CARS.COM — The previous Mercedes-Benz C-Class coupe, last sold as a 2015 model, wasn't really much to look at. It was nice, but it didn't light any enthusiasts' hearts on fire, didn't inspire more than a passing glance as it… Read More

2017 GMC Acadia: First Drive

By Fred Meier on May 17, 2016

CARS.COM — GMC has downsized its Acadia SUV for 2017, bringing it from a full-size minivan alternative to a midsize offering. What it hasn't lost is its third row of seats, but the maximum is now seven seats total versus… Read More

2016 Ram 1500 Review

By Joe Wiesenfelder on May 12, 2016

CARS.COM — Three years since significant drivetrain and chassis upgrades made it a standout, the Ram 1500 full-size half-ton pickup truck has lost ground to more recently redesigned competitors, but it remains a satisfying truck in many ways. Find out… Read More

2017 Honda Ridgeline: First Drive

By Mark Williams on May 11, 2016

CARS.COM — The original Honda Ridgeline was a polarizing, quirky-looking, carlike-driving midsize pickup truck based on a modified Honda Odyssey chassis. The all-new 2017 Honda Ridgeline isn't any less polarizing, but it does have a more traditional design and still… Read More

2016 Chevrolet Camaro Review

By Aaron Bragman on May 10, 2016

CARS.COM — Featuring all the drawbacks and none of the visceral pleasures of more powerful Camaros, the turbocharged four-cylinder RS model is not our preferred version. Find out more in my review.… Read More