Family Cars

Bro, These Cars Are Old as Hell (But We Still Got 'Em)

By Brian Normile on August 6, 2018

The number crunchers over at used-car sales aggregator iSeeCars.com compiled a study of cars sold by original owners to figure out which ones buyers hang on to for the longest before saying, &qu... Read More
2019 Infiniti QX50 Review: A Mixed Bag

By Kelsey Mays on August 3, 2018

After skipping the 2018 model year, the QX50 returns in redesigned form for 2019. I attended Infiniti's Los Angeles-area media preview (per our ethics policy, Cars.com pays for its airfare a... Read More
On National Friendship Day: Car Counterparts We'd Call Frenemies

By Patrick Masterson on August 3, 2018

National Friendship Day — which is Sunday in the U.S. this year, for those of you who are bad friends — may be a gimmick meant to sell greeting cards, but it also got us to thinking.... Read More
Video: 5 Great Cars for First-Time Parents

By Jennifer Geiger on August 2, 2018

Getting ready for your first baby is a lot like preparing to ride out a hurricane: Hoard the supplies and hunker down for a wild ride, one that is often messy, unpredictable and dripping —... Read More
How Do Car Seats Fit in a 2018 Land Rover Discovery?

By Jennifer Geiger on August 2, 2018

Editor's note: This Car Seat Check was written in September 2017 about the 2017 Land Rover Discovery. Little of substance has changed with this year's model. To see what's new for 20... Read More
Honk for Heatstroke Awareness: All Four-Door Nissans Get Rear Door Alert System

By Jennifer Geiger on August 1, 2018

Children can die in hot cars year round, but summer is a particularly deadly time for in-car heatstroke. In 2017, Nissan debuted its Rear Door Alert system, designed to warn the driver that a ch... Read More
My Other Car's a Mini: 10 Kiddie Cars That Match Mom's and Dad's

By Kasey Carlson on August 1, 2018

My grandpa bought me a battery-operated Barbie Jeep when I was 1 year old and couldn't even walk yet. While I was not yet old enough to drive it around, I still looked like a pretty cool tod... Read More
Buick Regal Gets the Premium Avenir Treatment for 2019

By Kelsey Mays on July 31, 2018

Want diamond-quilted stitching in your Buick Regal? There's an Avenir for that. Amid news that shoppers are snapping up Avenir trim levels as fast as the marque can make 'em, Buick is ex... Read More
2018 Mazda6 Joins Integration Age With Android Auto, Apple CarPlay Add

By Brian Normile on July 31, 2018

Mazda is finally joining the ranks of automakers that offer Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone connectivity in their vehicles, beginning with the 2018 Mazda6. About time, too. (Maybe, nex... Read More
How Do Car Seats Fit in a 2018 BMW M5?

By Jennifer Geiger on July 31, 2018

One of BMW's self-proclaimed "ultimate driving machines" may also be an ultimate family machine. The 2018 BMW M5, the amped up, sport-tuned version of the 5 Series sedan, earned hi... Read More