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Midsize SUVs Get Mixed Results in IIHS Crash Test

By Kristin Varela on May 12, 2015


The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety just completed small overlap front crash testing on seven popular midsize SUVS. Three received good or acceptable ratings and four continue to struggle with the test. IIHS crash tests are rated on a scale… Read More

Midsize SUVs Get Mixed Results in IIHS Crash Test

By Kristin Varela on May 12, 2015

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety just completed small overlap front crash testing on seven popular midsize SUVS. Three received good or acceptable ratings and four continue to struggle with the test. IIHS crash tests are rated on a scale… Read More

Looking for a Family-Hauler? Get Ready to Compromise

By Jennifer Newman on April 22, 2015

Life is full of compromises — even more so if yours is filled with three or four kids. With two kids, many cars — even the sportier ones — can work for a family, but add that third child and… Read More

Recall Alert: 2014 Ford Flex, 2009-2014 F-150

By Matt Schmitz on November 4, 2014

Vehicles Affected: More than 113,000 model-year 2014 Ford Flex SUVs manufactured between March 1 and May 31 at the Oakville Assembly Plant in Ontario, 2014 F-150 pickup trucks manufactured between March 1 and May 31 at the Dearborn Truck Plant… Read More

Recall Alert: 83,000 Ford and Lincoln Crossovers, Sedans, SUVs

By Matt Schmitz on August 14, 2014

Vehicles Affected: More than 83,000 model-year 2012-14 Ford Edge and Lincoln MKX crossovers manufactured between Sept. 2, 2010, and Nov. 30, 2013; 2013-14 Ford Taurus and Lincoln MKS sedans manufactured between Aug. 25, 2011, and Nov. 30, 2013; and 2013-14… Read More

Recall Alert: 92,000 2012-2014 Ford and Lincoln Vehicles

By Jennifer Geiger on July 9, 2014

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 92,000 model-year 2013-14 Ford Taurus and Lincoln MKS sedans (3.5-liter all-wheel-drive models built between Aug. 25, 2011, and Nov. 30, 2013), model-year 2013-14 Ford Flex and Lincoln MKT crossovers (3.5-liter all-wheel-drive models built between Sept. 12, 2011,… Read More

Top 10 Most Polarizing Cars

By Aaron Bragman on September 17, 2013

Maybe you love it, maybe you hate it, but almost certainly you're talking about it. Polarizing cars have that effect on people — but sometimes you just love what you love, even if seems like everyone thinks you're nuts for… Read More

Cars.com Names Top 10 Tailgaters

By Kelsey Mays on August 28, 2013

It's already late summer, and increasingly your day revolves around trolling sports websites for the latest news on training camps, preseason college football power rankings, alma-mater rivalries and so on. Alabama or LSU? Steelers or Ravens? The season of pigskin… Read More

Which Seven-Passenger SUV Has the Most Cargo Room?

By Rick Popely on July 28, 2013

"I want to carry a motorized scooter and don't want a minivan." Maureen R., Troy You can configure some of the largest SUVs to seat seven, such as the Chevrolet Suburban and Ford Expedition, so those would be the ones… Read More

Cars.com's Issues With MyFord Touch

By David Thomas on June 17, 2013

The news today that Ford is rethinking its capacitive touch-heavy MyFord Touch multimedia system isn't a shock to our team of editors. Since we first tested it in a 2011 Ford Edge there has been a nearly unanimous cascade of… Read More

Recall Alert: 420,000 Ford Sedans, SUVs

By Matt Schmitz on June 3, 2013

Ford is recalling more than 420,000 model-year 2013 sedans and SUVs to check for fuel-tank leaks that could result in a fire; affected models include the 2013 Ford Fusion, Flex, Explorer, Taurus and Police Interceptor sedans and SUVs, as well… Read More