Ford Fiesta

Ford Unveils New Fiesta, But Will U.S. Get It?

By Kelsey Mays on Wed Nov 30 12:54:30 GMT-06:00 2016


CARS.COM — At an event in Germany, Ford unveiled the next generation of its global Fiesta subcompact, but it's unclear when, or even if, the car will hit U.S. showrooms. The new Fiesta combines a lot of styling cues from… Read More

Ford Unveils New Fiesta, But Will U.S. Get It?

By Kelsey Mays on Wed Nov 30 12:54:30 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — At an event in Germany, Ford unveiled the next generation of its global Fiesta subcompact, but it's unclear when, or even if, the car will hit U.S. showrooms. The new Fiesta combines a lot of styling cues from… Read More

Which 2017 Cars Have Android Auto?

By Rick Popely on Mon Oct 10 05:00:45 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Forget about fuel economy, acceleration times or reliability. What many new-car shoppers want to know is if they'll be able to integrate their smartphone with a car's multimedia system. Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, which allow operation of… Read More

Which 2017 Cars Have Apple CarPlay?

By Rick Popely on Mon Oct 10 05:00:35 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Forget about fuel economy, acceleration times or reliability. What many new-car shoppers want to know is if they'll be able to integrate their smartphone with a car's multimedia system. Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, which allow operation of… Read More

Automakers Make Big Gains in IIHS Car-Seat Installation Ratings

By Matt Schmitz on Thu Sep 01 12:37:07 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, installing a car seat is getting easier. Now in its second year, the IIHS ratings program for installing car seats counts triple the number of car models receiving scores of… Read More

Kia Previews Redesigned Rio

By Fred Meier on Wed Aug 24 10:12:59 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Kia is offering a sneak peek of the next Rio with preview sketches of a stylish redesign for the fourth generation of its subcompact. The new Rio sedan and hatchback will be unveiled Sept. 29 at the 2016 Paris… Read More

New-Car Deals: May 2016

By Kelsey Mays on Wed May 11 05:30:23 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — During past few years, May has been a popular time for automakers to ramp up incentives heading into the summer. Average incentives per vehicle this month have outpaced April numbers in each of the past four years, according… Read More

Study: Women Value Price, Practicality Over Performance, Prestige

By Matt Schmitz on Tue Dec 22 11:32:14 GMT-06:00 2015

Setting aside any debate over the validity — or perhaps lack thereof — of gender roles in society, men and women by some measures have been shown to value different attributes while car shopping. Men prize performance and prestige, while… Read More

Smokers Can Still Find Respite — and Ashtrays — in Their Cars

By Matt Schmitz on Fri Oct 23 05:30:36 GMT-06:00 2015

No offense tobacco users, but the last time cigarettes looked cool was when John Travolta and Uma Thurman chain-smoked over cheeseburgers, steaks and $5 milkshakes in "Pulp Fiction". According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the percentage of… Read More

2015 Ford Focus ST: Cheap Speed Challenge Rematch

By Kelsey Mays on Thu Jul 30 05:30:26 GMT-06:00 2015

How would the 2015 Ford Focus ST have performed in Cars.com's $30,000 Cheap Speed Challenge? It took a whole year to find out. When we invited automakers in 2014 to participate in the Cheap Speed Challenge, we expected the Focus.… Read More

Recall Alert: 2014 Ford Focus, Edge, Escape and Transit Connect; 2014-2015 Ford Fiesta

By Jen Burklow on Thu Apr 30 08:57:42 GMT-06:00 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 45,500 model-year 2014 Ford Focus vehicles built from Oct. 26, 2013, to May 22, 2014; model-year 2014 Edge SUVS built from April 30 to May 21, 2014; model-year 2014 Escape SUVs built from Feb. 14 to March… Read More