Pop Culture

On National Cheeseburger Day, Perfect Car Pairings for Your Burger

By Patrick Masterson on September 18, 2018

For some, burgers are best eaten on the purist of terms. In order to maximize the culinary experience, anything beyond salt and pepper for seasoning with these people ranges from a frivolous irr... Read More
The Worst Drivers in America Come From These Cities

By Matt Schmitz on September 6, 2018

Are you a good driver? Sure 'bout that? The reason I ask: Psychological studies have shown that when it comes to assessing positive attributes, most people overestimate themselves, while und... Read More
Talk About Having Your Car on Blocks! Lego Builds Working Bugatti Chiron

By Brian Wong on August 30, 2018

The list of things that are cooler when they are built with Legos welcomes a new member: the Bugatti Chiron. After Lego released a minified version of the Chiron last month, the plastic-building... Read More
I Lived in a Volkswagen Atlas Down by the River!

By Matt Schmitz on August 28, 2018

Whether it's my very personal bias against SUVs or my unlikely-yet-unironic infatuation with minivans, I keep underestimating Cars.com's Best of 2018 and long-term tester the Volkswagen ... Read More
007 Fans With Disposable Income, Your Bond-Equipped Aston Martin Awaits

By Brian Normile on August 21, 2018

Let's get the bad news out of the way, since Aston Martin broke my heart by burying this in a disclaimer: The "Goldfinger" special-edition DB5s that Aston Martin is building aren&#... Read More
2019 Ford Mustang Bullitt First Drive: A Better Car Than a Tribute

By Joe Wiesenfelder on August 6, 2018

The motion picture "Bullitt" begins in Chicago in the late 1960s. Coincidentally, so did I; between that and being the only editor who had driven the first two Bullitt-edition Mustangs... Read More
On National Friendship Day: Car Counterparts We'd Call Frenemies

By Patrick Masterson on August 3, 2018

National Friendship Day — which is Sunday in the U.S. this year, for those of you who are bad friends — may be a gimmick meant to sell greeting cards, but it also got us to thinking.... Read More
My Other Car's a Mini: 10 Kiddie Cars That Match Mom's and Dad's

By Kasey Carlson on August 1, 2018

My grandpa bought me a battery-operated Barbie Jeep when I was 1 year old and couldn't even walk yet. While I was not yet old enough to drive it around, I still looked like a pretty cool tod... Read More
Like Dangerous Driving? Then You'll Love the #InMyFeelings Challenge!

By Kasey Carlson on July 30, 2018

If you've spent any amount of time on Twitter lately, you've likely seen many attempts at the #InMyFeelings challenge. For those of you who haven't bought into the news-and-entertain... Read More
On National Drive-Thru Day, the Subaru Ascent Is Cupholder King

By Patrick Masterson on July 24, 2018

The all-new 2019 Subaru Ascent is a solid return for the brand to the three-row SUV class. In addition to familiar styling that still adheres to the automaker's design language found in its ... Read More