Sans Sedans: R.I.P. Fiesta, Fusion, Taurus As Ford Kills Off Cars

By Fred Meier on April 26, 2018

Following the money, Ford has announced it will stop selling sedans in North America to concentrate on more profitable trucks and SUVs. The only Ford-brand cars it will sell in the U.S. will be ... Read More
Good News, Polestar 1 Buyers: Your Balance Is Now Just $152,500

By Fred Meier on April 25, 2018

Potential buyers who've plunked down a $2,500 deposit for the Polestar 1 coupe since reservations opened in mid-March, now know they'll have to pony up another $152,500 to actually ... Read More
2012-2017 Audi A4, A4 Allroad, A5, A6 and Q5: Recall Alert

By Matt Schmitz on April 25, 2018

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 343,000 model-year 2013-17 Audi A5 cabriolets, A5 sedans and Q5 SUVs; model-year 2012-15 A6 cars; and model-year 2013-16 A4 sedans and A4 Allroad wagons — ... Read More
2019 Lexus ES: More Sass, More Class

By Jennifer Geiger on April 25, 2018

Looks like: It's hard to make mid-size sedans interesting, but Lexus added plenty of sass to the ES for 2019 courtesy of a dramatic new grille. Competes with: Audi A6, Buick LaCrosse, Ge... Read More
6 Ways Vision Mercedes-Maybach Ultimate Luxury Lives Up to Its Name

By Fred Meier on April 24, 2018

Mercedes has a new vision for over-the-top indulgence. The Vision Mercedes-Maybach Ultimate Luxury concept, unveiled at Auto China 2018 in Beijing, is a dream machine for those fortunate fe... Read More
2019 Toyota Avalon First Drive: Your Road Trip Hero Has Arrived

By Brian Wong on April 23, 2018

After the 2019 Toyota Avalon was unveiled at the 2018 Detroit auto show, I was the only writer on our four-person editor panel to call it a "winner" in Cars.com's Winners and Loser... Read More
Shopping for a Car on Earth Day Weekend? We Can Help

By Patrick Masterson on April 21, 2018

Earth Day weekend may not seem like the most intuitive time to shop for a car, but with plenty of fuel-efficient vehicles on the market and ways to save the planet once you have a set of wheels,... Read More
Is Buick Enspire Concept a Tesla Model X Fighter? Don't Get Your Hopes Up

By Brian Normile on April 18, 2018

Buick's new Enspire concept is an all-electric SUV with beautiful lines and the stats to give shoppers considering the Tesla Model X pause — that is, if Buick ever decided to buil... Read More
BMW M2 Still Small, But Mightier With 2019 M2 Competition

By Fred Meier on April 18, 2018

Competes with: Audi RS 3, Audi TT RS, Mercedes-AMG CLA 45, Porsche 718 Cayman S Looks like: An angrier Midnight Edition of the 2018 M2 with blacked-out trim, a larger grille and bat-wing mir... Read More
2017 Audi RS 3 Vs. 2018 Audi TT RS: Performance at a Price

By Brian Wong on April 17, 2018

I love theoretical car shopping. I still get a little giddy when friends ask me what to buy, at a certain price with additional parameters. It feels like spending someone else's money ... un... Read More