Passenger Cars

Chevrolet Announces Pricing for 2017 Cruze Hatchback

By Joe Bruzek on June 16, 2016


CARS.COM — The hatchback version of Chevrolet's Cruze is all new in the U.S. for 2017 and the automaker just announced its starting price. When the more versatile variant of the Cruze goes on sale in the fall, it'll start… Read More

Chevrolet Announces Pricing for 2017 Cruze Hatchback

By Joe Bruzek on June 16, 2016

CARS.COM — The hatchback version of Chevrolet's Cruze is all new in the U.S. for 2017 and the automaker just announced its starting price. When the more versatile variant of the Cruze goes on sale in the fall, it'll start… Read More

2017 Hyundai Elantra Eco Rated 35 MPG, Starts at $21,485

By Joe Bruzek on May 6, 2016

CARS.COM — The 2017 Hyundai Elantra Eco packs a punch with desirable features and an impressive EPA rating of 32/40/35 mpg city/highway/combined at an attractive starting price of $21,485 including  destination fee. Stepping into an Elantra Eco isn't much more… Read More

2016 Chevrolet Cruze: First Drive

By Mike Hanley on April 26, 2016

CARS.COM — Chevrolet's second-generation 2016 Cruze compact sedan builds upon the qualities we liked in the original, such as a quiet ride, while adding a refined turbocharged four-cylinder engine for every trim level and greater in-car connectivity. I just wish… Read More

What Does This Button Do?

By Joe Bruzek on December 23, 2015

CARS.COM — The 2016 Subaru Forester's traction-related X-Mode has a curious button arrangement. The "X-Mode" displayed on the center console is just a placard with an arrow pointing to the actual button, which is just to the left of the… Read More

Honda's LaneWatch Camera Proves Favorite in Long-Term Fit

By Joe Bruzek on November 10, 2015

The Honda Fit EX is loaded with surprises, like the LaneWatch system, standard in Cars.com's long-term Fit test car. A camera mounted in the passenger side mirror shows a live video of the Fit's blind spot, and any hiding cars,… Read More

Yes, You Can Still Buy a New Car With Manual Windows

By Mike Hanley on October 29, 2015

"Back to the Future" Day has come and gone and, in some ways, the future really is now. Lexus has built a working hoverboard prototype while Nike has announced the Mag sneaker with power laces, albeit in limited numbers to… Read More

Chevrolet Drops New Malibu Price For 2016

By Joe Bruzek on September 10, 2015

The all-new Chevrolet Malibu received some much-needed interior space and a price decrease for 2016. The new Malibu starts at $22,500, including a destination fee, for the base L trim level; that's about $800 less than the outgoing model. For… Read More

2015 Dodge Dart SXT Real-World Fuel Economy

By Joe Bruzek on September 2, 2015

The 2015 Dodge Dart's surprisingly powerful 2.4-liter engine is standard in three of the compact sedan's five trim levels: SXT, GT and Limited. The 184-horsepower four-cylinder gives the Dart punchy acceleration and a performance edge over the hamster on a… Read More

Does the 2015 Hyundai Sonata Eco Really Get 38 MPG?

By Joe Bruzek on June 25, 2015

Hyundai's Sonata Hybrid may be the star of the Sonata lineup as far as fuel economy, but the next best thing is the all-new 2015 Hyundai Sonata Eco with higher gas mileage than the base Sonata. Though still a ways… Read More

Which 2015 Dodge Charger R/T Should You Buy?

By Joe Bruzek on March 26, 2015

Dodge's iconic sedan receives fresh front and rear styling for 2015 as well as new performance trim levels that give the rear-wheel-drive-based Charger up to 707 horsepower. Take a deep mental breath before reading the 2015 Dodge Charger's full trim… Read More