Expert Reviews

Our view: 2015 Lincoln Navigator

By Mike Hanley on January 30, 2015

The 2015 Lincoln Navigator full-size SUV is easy to drive and provides exceptional comfort in all three rows of seats, but it needs a richer interior to truly compete in the luxury class. Lincoln h... Read More
Our view: 2015 Nissan Murano

By David Thomas on January 28, 2015

Gas price instability and the economic downturn got shoppers rethinking how much SUV they really need, with most deciding a compact SUV was enough. Consumers with a few kids, who needed more room, ... Read More
Our view: 2015 Jeep Renegade

By Mike Hanley on January 23, 2015

Jeep purists might smirk, thinking the Renegade has a fitting name, but this subcompact SUV is no Benedict Arnold: It delivers big-time off-road performance in Trailhawk form without sacrificing on... Read More
PickupTrucks.com's view

By David Boldt on January 21, 2015

While Chevy and Ford trucks are ubiquitous at any regional rodeo, General Motors' GMC lineup better recalls Rodeo Drive. With its confident stance, big-rig persona and a somewhat pretentious... Read More
Our view: 2014 Audi S7

By Aaron Bragman on January 15, 2015

With head-turning style, exquisite interior trim, sophisticated electronics and speed aplenty, the 2014 Audi S7 is practically the perfect luxury car. There's no such thing as a truly perfect car.... Read More
Our view: 2015 Chevrolet Trax

By Bill Jackson on January 9, 2015

Gone are the days when "SUV" meant "big" and "subcompact" meant "hatchback or sedan." Automakers are now rolling a line of crossovers and SUVs out into the munchkin body-type end of the market. Wi... Read More
PickupTrucks.com's view

By Bob Carpenter on January 9, 2015

For many years, domestic truckmakers owned the half-ton pickup truck market, with no competition from the imports. It was widely thought that a company like Nissan couldn't compete in that m... Read More
Our view: 2015 Mazda MX-5 Miata

By Bill Jackson on December 19, 2014

Mazda introduced the MX-5 Miata 25 years ago as a throwback to a long line of small roadsters that didn't offer a ton of power, but thrilled drivers with their handling and top-down fun. That ... Read More
Our view: 2015 Volkswagen Passat

By Joe Wiesenfelder on December 15, 2014

Three model years after winning Cars.com's Best of 2012 Award, the 2015 Volkswagen Passat remains a compelling family sedan, offering above-average space, mileage, drivability and quality. ... Read More
Our view: 2015 Nissan Altima

By Joe Wiesenfelder on December 10, 2014

Two model years after bringing up the rear in a Cars.com comparison of midsize family sedans, the 2015 Altima has again faltered in the Cars.com $27,000 Midsize Sedan Challenge — despite i... Read More