What’s New With Diesel Vehicles for 2021?

By Rick Popely on February 20, 2021

If you want a diesel engine, you’ll have to buy either a pickup truck or an SUV. Diesels are no longer offered in passenger cars in the U.S., although Mazda has been planning to make available a di... Read More
Tesla Drops Base Price for Model 3, Model Y: Here’s What They Now Cost

By Brian Normile on February 19, 2021

Most automakers raise or — less frequently — lower vehicle prices to coincide with redesigns, refreshes or feature updates. Tesla, however, is not most automakers. As such, it lowered pricing on th... Read More
2021 Hyundai Santa Fe Hybrid and 2022 Santa Fe Plug-In Hybrid Add Efficiency to Updated Santa Fe

By Brian Normile on February 19, 2021

Competes with: Ford Escape Hybrid, Honda CR-V Hybrid, Toyota RAV4 Hybrid and RAV4 Prime, Toyota Venza Looks like: The heavily updated 2021 Santa Fe mid-size SUV with tweaked badging Powertrain: Tur... Read More
Ford Already Recalling 2021 Bronco Sport — for Suspension Issue

By Patrick Masterson on February 19, 2021

Ford made a splash in the back half of 2020 by unveiling the rugged Bronco and budget-minded Bronco Sport SUVs, but while the former suffers from supply-chain issues pushing back its on-sale date, ... Read More
2021 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Review: Few Wows but Plenty of Good

By Mike Hanley on February 19, 2021

The verdict: The 2021 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 full-size pickup truck is refined, capable and offers an impressive turbo-diesel engine option, but its primary competitors offer more luxury and inno... Read More
2021 Hyundai Elantra: 6 Things We Like (and 3 Not So Much)

By Matt Schmitz on February 19, 2021

They say close only counts in horseshoes and hand grenades. But while the redesigned-for-2021 Hyundai Elantra may not have thrown a perfect ringer, we’d hardly say its shortcomings have obliterated... Read More
Which Cars Have CVTs?

By Kelsey Mays on February 19, 2021

Continuously variable transmissions, or CVTs, are a type of transmission that trades the fixed-ratio gears of conventional automatic transmissions for a system involving two pulleys and an interven... Read More
Shopping for a Used Car? Here Are the Most Reliable 2018 Vehicles According to J.D. Power

By Brian Normile on February 18, 2021

If you’re shopping for a car, reliability and dependability are important factors — particularly when looking for a used car. Well, the folks at consumer-advocate outlet J.D. Power have some good n... Read More
Best Value of 2021

By Cars.com Editors on February 18, 2021

What’s eligible: Any 2021 model regardless of when it was introduced or last updated providing we’ve evaluated it since major changes. Criteria: After narrowing the field to the most affordable mod... Read More
2020 Land Rover Defender: 5 Things We Like and 3 Things We Don’t

By Nick Kurczewski on February 18, 2021

The 2020 Land Rover Defender is a modern interpretation of an SUV that many consider the ultimate off-roading adventure vehicle. Apart from the Jeep Wrangler and upcoming Ford Bronco, few trucks or... Read More