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2016 Mazda6 Review

By Jennifer Geiger  on May 27, 2015


A lot of midsize cars are boring, but in my test of the 2016 Mazda6, I found it to be anything but. The 2016 Mazda6 excites with its dynamic looks, sophisticated interior and agile road manners. Read my review for… Read More

2016 Mazda6 Review

By Jennifer Geiger  on May 27, 2015

A lot of midsize cars are boring, but in my test of the 2016 Mazda6, I found it to be anything but. The 2016 Mazda6 excites with its dynamic looks, sophisticated interior and agile road manners. Read my review for… Read More

$28,000 Compact SUV Challenge: What the Judges Said

By Patrick Olsen  on May 26, 2015

We set a maximum price of $28,000, including a destination charge, and each car had to get at least 26 mpg in combined city/highway EPA rati… Read More

Which Compact SUV Gets the Best Mileage?

By Joe Bruzek  on May 26, 2015

Our Challenge judges racked their brains over scoring the quality, driving refinement and comfort of each SUV, but fuel economy observed ove… Read More

Compact SUV Car Seat Checks

By David Thomas  on May 26, 2015

Compact SUVs are a prime target for young families when shopping for a new car. Our certified child passenger safety technicians tested each of the seven compact SUVs in our challenge. $28,000 Compact SUV Challenge Index | Results | What The Judges Said… Read More

NHTSA's Latest Takata Recall Is the Largest Ever

By Kelsey Mays  on May 19, 2015

Update: This story originally published on May 19. You can find more recent information about the recall expansion here. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration issued what could be the largest consumer product recall ever on Tuesday, demanding that Japanese airbag… Read More

2015 Top 10 Auto Show Winners

By Jennifer Geiger  on May 11, 2015

During auto show season, carmakers paraded their latest and greatest ideas, products and concepts and this year's crop of shows produced plenty of hits and misses. Like E!'s "Fashion Police," Cars.com's editors rated and debated them in our Winners &… Read More

2016 Mazda CX-5: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Geiger  on May 5, 2015

Mazda's compact crossover is updated for 2016 with a revised grille outside along with more upscale cabin materials and a revised control layout inside. Accessible Latch anchors and enough backseat legroom made the CX-5 very accommodating to our car seats.… Read More

2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata Rated at 30 MPG Combined

By Jennifer Geiger  on April 24, 2015

Mazda redesigned its iconic roadster for 2016 with a fresh face and more efficient powertrain. When equipped with the standard six-speed manual transmission, the MX-5 Miata gets an EPA-estimated 27/34/30 mpg city/highway/combined. That's a 25 percent improvement over the outgoing… 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

Mazda Announces 2016 MX-5 Miata Trim-Level Pricing, Production Details

By Aaron Bragman  on April 21, 2015

If you're looking forward to hitting the road in the new Miata, Mazda just announced that we won't have to wait much longer. Production has officially begun for U.S.-bound next-generation 2016 MX-5 Miata roadsters, which Mazda says will arrive in… Read More