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What's the Best New-Car Deal in November 2017?

By Kelsey Mays on November 10, 2017

CARS.COM — Ready to fit in some car shopping between all the turkey-day preparations? November is among the top five months for new-car incentives in each respective year from 2012 through... Read More
Mazda Kai, Vision Coupe Concepts Portend Sleek Styling

By Fred Meier on October 25, 2017

CARS.COM — Mazda unveiled a pair of concepts today at the Tokyo Motor Show that point the way to a high-style future for the automaker — including a hint at the next incarn... Read More
Mazda Concepts to Herald Next-Gen Design, Engine Tech

By Kelsey Mays on October 11, 2017

CARS.COM — Mazda fans know the Japanese automaker periodically releases styling concepts that set the stage for a generation of vehicles to follow. Eleven years ago, it was Nagare. Fo... Read More
What's the Best New-Car Deal for September 2017?

By Kelsey Mays on September 15, 2017

CARS.COM — New-car deals are still up, but the once rapid rise continues to taper. Incentives averaged $3,736 per new car in August, per Autodata Corp, up just $358 — 10.6 perce... Read More
2018 Mazda3: What's Changed

By Fred Meier on August 3, 2017

CARS.COM Most significant changes in the 2018 Mazda3: Additional standard equipment by trim level, now including a low-speed front collision system with emergency braking standard on the bas... Read More
2018 Hyundai Elantra GT Review: First Drive

By Fred Meier on July 24, 2017

CARS.COM — As compact car sales decline in favor of small SUVs, Hyundai believes some Americans are ready for a third alternative: a compact hatchback that hauls like a small SUV but offer... Read More
2017 Kia Forte Earns IIHS Top Safety Pick Plus Award

By Fred Meier on July 18, 2017

CARS.COM — Running improvements to the 2017 Kia Forte have earned the compact sedan the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety's highest award, Top Safety Pick Plus, when equipped... Read More
2014-2016 Mazda3, 2014-2015 Mazda6: Recall Alert

By Matt Schmitz on June 30, 2017

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 228,000 model-year 2014-16 Mazda3 cars and model-year 2014-15 Mazda6 sedans The Problem: Water could enter the brake caliper, causing the parkin... Read More
What's the Most Fun-to-Drive Compact Sedan?

By Brian Wong on April 27, 2017

CARS.COM — We named the 2017 Honda Civic the winner of our 2017 Compact Sedan Challenge for its worthy mix of features, value and fuel economy. But the question that's more interesting... Read More
5 Ways Compact Cars Flash Some Luxury

By Kelsey Mays on April 25, 2017

CARS.COM — In recent years, automakers have sprinkled compact sedans with a grab bag of premium features to add some pizzazz to their otherwise basic duds. More than ever, that's the ca... Read More