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2012 Chevy Volt More Miss Than Hit for This Family

By Kristin Varela on February 13, 2012

A 2011 Chevy Volt has been part of Cars.com's Chicago-based fleet for more than a year now. It was purchased to see how the Volt performed in the city's four seasons. Follow Cars.com's coverage of ... Read More
How Affordable is the Prius c?

By David Thomas on February 7, 2012

We've just published our full review of the new 50-mpg Prius c hybrid from Toyota and posted the detailed pricing for the Prius c's trim lineup: One, Two, Three and Four. But how affordable is th... Read More
2012 Toyota Prius c Priced at $18,950

By Jennifer Geiger on February 7, 2012

According to Toyota, the "c" in the Prius c's name stands for "city." It also could stand for "cheap." The newest, tiniest addition to the Prius family will start at $18,950 when it goes on sale ne... Read More
Cars.com Reviews the 2012 Toyota Prius c

By David Thomas on February 7, 2012

Toyota's smallest hybrid, the Prius c, promises big fuel economy and a small price. But how does it drive? That's what Managing Editor David Thomas discovered during his test of the new vehicle. ... Read More
2013 Buick Regal: eAssist Now Standard

By Jennifer Geiger on February 7, 2012

Buick is making fuel economy a priority for its 2013 Regal lineup. Newly standard on the automaker's midsize sedan is the eAssist mild hybrid system; it was previously optional. EAssist combines&n... Read More
Woman Wins Suit Against Honda

By Jennifer Geiger on February 2, 2012

The Southern California woman who claimed Honda misled her about the fuel economy of her 2006 Civic Hybrid has had her day in court — and won. A Los Angeles judge ruled that the automaker indeed mi... Read More
Cars.com Reviews the 2012 Kia Optima Hybrid

By Colin Bird on February 2, 2012

The 2012 Kia Optima Hybrid is as capable as any other midsize hybrid on the market, according to Cars.com Managing Editor David Thomas. The hybrid componentry works seamlessly, but you sacrifice ... Read More
Shoppers Say Chevy Volt Expensive, Nissan Leaf Ugly in Study

By Colin Bird on January 27, 2012

Despite their small share of total vehicle sales, the Chevrolet Volt, Nissan Leaf and Toyota Prius garner a lot of attention from new-car shoppers, according to J.D. Power and Associates' 2012 Avoi... Read More
Reader Review of the Week: 2012 Toyota Highlander Hybrid

By Colin Bird on January 26, 2012

"Family of Four" from Los Angeles was in search of the perfect family vehicle — something that was easily maneuverable, versatile and fuel efficient. The family settled on the 2012 Toyota Highlan... Read More
Infiniti Boasts World's Fastest Hybrid

By Jennifer Geiger on January 26, 2012

Do hybrid buyers have a need for speed? It seems counterintuitive, but Infiniti thinks so. The automaker recently crowned its M hybrid sedan the world's fastest hybrid. Nissan's luxury arm pitted i... Read More