Cargo Room

Cargo-Packing Tips: How to Fit Holiday Gifts Into Your Car

By Courtney Messenbaugh on Thu Dec 01 08:00:10 GMT-06:00 2016


CARS.COM — "How does Santa fit all of the presents for all of the world's children in his sleigh?" one of my children asked recently. Although you're not Santa (or, perhaps you are), your own car's cargo space will get… Read More

Cargo-Packing Tips: How to Fit Holiday Gifts Into Your Car

By Courtney Messenbaugh on Thu Dec 01 08:00:10 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — "How does Santa fit all of the presents for all of the world's children in his sleigh?" one of my children asked recently. Although you're not Santa (or, perhaps you are), your own car's cargo space will get… Read More

Trunk Fail: 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid

By Joe Bruzek on Mon Oct 10 05:30:01 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — It takes a lot of hardware to transform an ordinary family sedan such as the 2017 Honda Accord into a gasoline-electric hybrid, and that equipment takes up trunk space. It's one of those you-can't-have-your-cake-and-eat-it-too elements of buying a… Read More

Need Space on the Cheap? 10 Cars for You

By Joe Bruzek on Mon Aug 29 05:00:02 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Low gas prices have sparked a popularity explosion for SUVs and large family haulers. And while the need for space is real for many families, the need to keep that space affordable is a real issue, too. We… Read More

Does a Wheelchair Fit in a Honda Fit?

By Bill Jackson on Mon Apr 04 05:00:17 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Our long-term Honda Fit has carried heavy loads, including dogs and furniture, and it's even been pressed into family and tailgating duty. But can it also haul something more awkwardly shaped, such as a wheelchair? Related: Honda Ownership… Read More

Eight Guilt-Free SUVs

By Brian Wong on Mon Mar 21 05:00:59 GMT-06:00 2016

Sales of SUVs and crossovers are booming, but a big caveat with SUVs is how they're known to devour fuel. There's hope, though: There are several SUVs and crossovers that meet the cargo- and passenger-carrying needs of shoppers without drinking… Read More

Cargo Conundrum: Hyundai Tucson Versus Santa Fe Sport

By Joe Bruzek on Tue Oct 13 06:00:54 GMT-06:00 2015

CARS.COM — Hyundai's complete redesign of the Tucson for 2016 adds a healthy dose of passenger and cargo room to the formerly tiny compact SUV. The 2016 Tucson is so much larger that the distinction between Hyundai's own midsize five-passenger… Read More

2016 Honda HR-V Does Passenger- and Cargo-Carrying Right

By Mike Hanley on Thu May 07 05:30:20 GMT-06:00 2015

Sometimes changing one thing can change everything. That's what Honda did when it put the fuel tank in the all-new 2016 HR-V subcompact SUV under the front seats instead of the more common location under the rear seats. The move… Read More

2015 GMC Yukon XL Real-World Cargo Space

By Joe Bruzek on Thu Jan 29 00:30:00 GMT-06:00 2015

The redesigned 2015 GMC Yukon comes in two varieties: large (Yukon) and super-sized (Yukon XL). The Yukon's cargo space didn't wow us: Despite its large exterior footprint, it only has 15.3 cubic feet of space behind the third row. "Cargo… Read More

2015 Kia Sedona Real-World Cargo Space

By Joe Bruzek on Fri Dec 26 00:00:00 GMT-06:00 2014

The minivan segment hasn't received much love in recent years; image-conscious consumers who'd rather buy SUVs mean many minivans in the segment haven't been redesigned in some time. That hasn't stopped Kia from reviving its Sedona for 2015, now with… Read More

2015 Lincoln Navigator: Real-World Cargo Space

By Joe Bruzek on Thu Dec 11 00:30:00 GMT-06:00 2014

The 2015 Lincoln Navigator's list of changes includes a new engine with improved fuel economy, a high-end Reserve Package and mild interior and exterior styling updates. What hasn't changed, however, is the Navigator's cargo space of which there are two… Read More