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2017 Kia Sedona Earns Top Safety Pick Plus

By Jennifer Geiger on September 29, 2016


CARS.COM — In mid-September, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety announced that Chrysler's new Pacifica minivan earned the agency's top safety rating — the first minivan to do so. Today, the 2017 Kia Sedona joins the list. The Sedona earned… Read More

2017 Kia Sedona Earns Top Safety Pick Plus

By Jennifer Geiger on September 29, 2016

CARS.COM — In mid-September, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety announced that Chrysler's new Pacifica minivan earned the agency's top safety rating — the first minivan to do so. Today, the 2017 Kia Sedona joins the list. The Sedona earned… Read More

2017 GMC Acadia (Two Rows): Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Newman on September 29, 2016

CARS.COM — With its 2017 redesign, the GMC Acadia is now a midsize SUV that can be had with either two or three rows of seats. The three-row Acadia earned straight A's in our Car Seat Check but how does… Read More

2016 Audi S7: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Geiger on September 27, 2016

CARS.COM — Don't let the Audi S7's swooping roofline and dynamic curves fool you — there's enough room for two child-safety seats in the sedan's backseat and exposed Latch anchors make installation easy. However, one look at the posh leather… Read More

Does the 2017 Toyota Sienna's Engine Update Boost Its Swagger?

By Jennifer Geiger on September 26, 2016

CARS.COM — Toyota calls its minivan the swagger wagon, but in Cars.com's Ultimate Minivan Challenge last year, we dinged the Sienna for its loud road manners, pokiness and midpack fuel-economy ratings. Model-year 2017 brings a powertrain update: Its new 3.5-liter… Read More

Older Drivers Make Up Fastest-Growing Segment of Motorists

By Jennifer Geiger on September 23, 2016

CARS.COM — What's the fastest growing group of drivers in the U.S.? If you think it's millennials, think again. According to the U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Highway Administration, drivers over the age of 85 are hitting the streets in… Read More

Which 2017 Three-Row SUVs Offer Captain's Chairs?

By Jennifer Newman on September 23, 2016

CARS.COM — When it comes to seating in three-row SUVs, less can be more. Opting for second-row captain's chairs over a three-position bench might seem like a questionable move, but consider the benefits: an easy-to-use walkway to the third row,… Read More

2018 Chevrolet Equinox Review: First Impressions

By Joe Wiesenfelder on September 22, 2016

CARS.COM — The Chevrolet Equinox has surprised us in the past, most recently by taking second place out of seven models in 2015's $28,000 Compact SUV Challenge despite being five years past a significant update — and based on the… Read More

2016 Nissan Murano: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Geiger on September 22, 2016

Editor's note: This Car Seat Check was written in March 2015 about the 2015 Nissan Murano. Little of substance has changed with this year's model. To see what's new for 2016, click here, or check out a side-by-side comparison of… Read More

Recall Alert: Evenflo Evolve Booster Seats

By Jennifer Geiger on September 21, 2016

CARS.COM Car Seats Affected: Approximately 30,000 versions of the Evenflo Evolve combination booster seat; only the following versions are affected: model No. 34411700 manufactured Feb. 26, 2015, to Feb. 9, 2016, and model No. 34411741 manufactured May 27, 2015, to… Read More

Which City Is the Minivan Capital of the U.S.?

By Brian Wong on September 21, 2016

CARS.COM — Summer is over, which means two things: It's time to put away the white pants and school is back in session. In honor of the return of young people to the classroom (and the return of quiet mornings… Read More