Cargo Room

Does a Wheelchair Fit in a Honda Fit?

By Bill Jackson on April 4, 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

Does a Wheelchair Fit in a Honda Fit?

By Bill Jackson on April 4, 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 March 21, 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-Packing Tips: How to Fit Holiday Gifts Into Your Car

By Courtney Messenbaugh on December 11, 2015

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 Conundrum: Hyundai Tucson Versus Santa Fe Sport

By Joe Bruzek on October 13, 2015

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 Santa Fe… Read More

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

By Mike Hanley on May 7, 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 January 29, 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 December 26, 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 December 11, 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

2015 Volkswagen Golf Real-World Cargo Space

By Joe Bruzek on December 4, 2014

Volkswagen's redesigned 2015 Golf is perhaps one of the best surprises of the year thanks to its luxury-car-like refinement and increased versatility. The Vee-dub's new shape is an important part of its great usability for 2015 with cargo capacity up… Read More

Honda Cargo Wars: How Does 2016 HR-V Compare to Siblings?

By Matt Schmitz on November 26, 2014

Being the middle child is tough. Your parents are always asking, "Why can't you be more like your older sister?" Meanwhile your bratty little brother gets away with murder. Despite being "born" last, the all-new 2016 Honda HR-V is the… Read More