Family Cars

2017 Chevrolet Cruze: Car Seat Check

By Matt Schmitz on December 12, 2017

CARS.COM — Editor's note: This Car Seat Check was written in August 2016 about the 2016 Chevrolet Cruze. Little of substance has changed with this year's model. To see what's n... Read More
2018 Honda Accord's Multimedia System Gets It Right on the Button

By Fred Meier on December 12, 2017

CARS.COM — The redesigned 2018 Honda Accord has a long list of notable improvements, but most are upgrades in areas where the last generation already was a very good car. Even better, the ... Read More
2018 Subaru Impreza, Legacy, Outback, WRX Earn Top Safety Pick Plus Award

By Brian Normile on December 8, 2017

CARS.COM — The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety updated the standards for the 2018 model year regarding its Top Safety Pick Plus designation, with an increased focus on passenger saf... Read More
Avalon to Follow Camry in Toyota's Save-the-Sedan Effort

By Aaron Bragman on December 8, 2017

CARS.COM — Toyota has announced that the company plans to have not one but two press conferences at January's North American International Auto Show in Detroit. The first one we knew a... Read More
2018 Volkswagen Tiguan: Real-World Fuel Economy

By Brian Wong on December 7, 2017

CARS.COM — The 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan is one of the big surprises of the year. It got a massive overhaul, then came roaring out of nowhere to win our latest Compact SUV Challenge. When I f... Read More
Shouting Match: Honda CabinTalk Vs. Toyota Driver Easy Speak

By Courtney Messenbaugh on December 7, 2017

CARS.COM — In 2014, Toyota introduced Driver Easy Speak. Available in the Highlander and Sienna models, this feature uses the car's built-in speakers to amplify the driver's voice ... Read More
2018 Honda Pilot Gets Price Bump, Not Much Else

By Brian Normile on December 7, 2017

CARS.COM — Honda's Pilot three-row SUV will see a modest increase in price for the 2018 model year despite no real updates. Pricing for a base LX model with front-wheel drive and a six... Read More
Which 3-Row SUVs Fit Car Seats Best?

By Jennifer Geiger on December 7, 2017

CARS.COM — Of all the many, many things we haul around in our vehicles, among the most important are our kids and their car seats. For many families — especially larger ones — ... Read More
2017 Chevrolet Trax: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Geiger on December 7, 2017

CARS.COM — Chevrolet updated its smallest SUV for 2017, but caregivers who need space for car seats should look elsewhere. The 2017 Trax has buried Latch anchors, which made installation d... Read More
2018 Nissan Murano: What's Changed

By Rick Popely on December 6, 2017

CARS.COM Most significant changes in the 2018 Nissan Murano: Forward collision warning, automatic emergency braking, navigation, and Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone connectivity are st... Read More