passenger cars

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

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

Top 10 Best-Selling Cars: February 2015

By Aaron Bragman on March 3, 2015

It was a hard month, weather-wise, for big portions of the U.S., but that didn't stop shoppers from snapping up cars and trucks at a breakneck pace. For the second month of 2015, the top seven automakers have reported that… Read More

Small Changes Add Up With the 2016 Kia Rio (31 Photos)

By Joe Bruzek on February 13, 2015

The redesigned 2016 Kia Rio quietly debuted at the 2015 Chicago Auto Show with a few interior and exterior changes and just a passing mention in Kia's press conference. While subtle, new front and rear styling provide the subcompact Rio… Read More

Toyota Camry and Corolla Special Editions, 2016 Avalon to Debut at Chicago Auto Show

By Joe Bruzek on February 5, 2015

Along with a refreshed Avalon (above), Toyota will trot out two special edition models at the 2015 Chicago Auto Show next week: the midsize Camry and compact Corolla sedans. The 2016 Toyota Camry Special Edition and 2016 Toyota Corolla Special… Read More

Would We Buy a Chevrolet Impala Again?

By Joe Bruzek on January 2, 2015

When the Chevrolet Impala was redesigned for 2014 it got our attention in a big way, winning both Cars.com's $38,000 Full-Size Sedan Challenge as well as our Best of 2014 award — so we bought one. Since December 2013, the Cars.com… Read More

What Midsize Sedan Gets the Best Mileage?

By Joe Wiesenfelder on November 17, 2014

Part of the scoring in our big 10-car $27,000 Midsize Sedan Challenge comes from observed mileage over a drive route that consisted of close to 180 miles of both city and highway driving in and around Baltimore. The winner, the… Read More

$27,000 Midsize Sedan Challenge: What the Judges Said

By Patrick Olsen on November 17, 2014

To evaluate our midsize sedans, we put them through a battery of tests in and around Baltimore: We took all 10 cars on a mileage drive of about 180 miles to judge real-world fuel economy. The experts drove all 10… Read More

What's the Best Midsize Sedan for $27,000?

By Patrick Olsen on November 17, 2014

Midsize sedans remain the best-selling category of cars in the U.S. With this class remaining hot, the competitors have more to offer than ever before, with advances in technology, features and mileage making them more desirable and livable. $27,000 Midsize… Read More

2015 Hyundai Accent: What's Changed

By Rick Popely on November 11, 2014

Most significant changes: Bluetooth available at lower cost Price change: $100 increase on all models On sale: Early- to mid-November Which should you buy, 2014 or 2015? 2014 For 2015, the subcompact Hyundai Accent gets a midlife exterior freshening and… Read More