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Latest Airbag Recall Could Affect Millions, and It's Not From Takata

By Kelsey Mays on February 8, 2016


CARS.COM — A major new airbag recall could affect owners of nearly 2 million vehicles in the U.S., and it's not from Takata. It's important that you get the problem fixed with Continental airbag systems, but some of the automakers… Read More

Latest Airbag Recall Could Affect Millions, and It's Not From Takata

By Kelsey Mays on February 8, 2016

CARS.COM — A major new airbag recall could affect owners of nearly 2 million vehicles in the U.S., and it's not from Takata. It's important that you get the problem fixed with Continental airbag systems, but some of the automakers… Read More

2016 Porsche Macan S Review

By Joe Bruzek on February 4, 2016

CARS.COM — The 2016 Porsche Macan S SUV delivers high performance in an unlikely shape. You can spend similar money on larger SUVs, but they can't rival the Macan's combination of driving experience and luxury interior. Find out more in my… Read More

2016 Porsche Macan: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Newman on January 28, 2016

CARS.COM — With the Macan luxury compact SUV, Porsche hopes to duplicate the success of its larger Cayenne SUV. Despite its tight backseat, the 2016 Macan performed surprisingly well in our Car Seat Check. We tested the base Macan S with… Read More

2017 Porsche 718 Boxster and 718 Boxster S: First Look

By Aaron Bragman on January 27, 2016

CARS.COM Competes with: BMW Z4, Mercedes-Benz SLC-Class, Chevrolet Corvette Looks like: A more muscular take on the Boxster Drivetrains: 300-horsepower, turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder or 350-hp, turbocharged 2.5-liter four-cylinder (S models); six-speed manual or dual-clutch automatic transmission; rear-wheel drive Hits dealerships:… Read More

2016 Detroit Auto Show: What to Expect

By Matt Schmitz on January 7, 2016

CARS.COM — The North American International Auto Show in Detroit is the Cadillac of car exhibitions, one might say with a wink. The time for what is widely considered the nation's most prestigious auto show is upon us once more… Read More

2017 Porsche 911 Turbo: First Look

By Joe Bruzek on January 6, 2016

CARS.COM Competes with: Chevrolet Corvette Z06, Mercedes-Benz AMG GT-S, Nissan GT-R Looks like: The outgoing 911 Turbo with a few slices taken away by a scalpel Drivetrains: A 540-horsepower, twin-turbocharged 3.8-liter six-cylinder (Turbo), and a 580-hp, twin-turbocharged 3.8-liter six-cylinder (Turbo… Read More

VW Diesel Crisis: Department of Justice Files Civil Suit

By Kelsey Mays on January 5, 2016

CARS.COM — The Department of Justice sued the Volkswagen Group, including Audi and Porsche, for violations against the Clean Air Act for every U.S. diesel vehicle sold since the 2009 model year. Monday's lawsuit covers some 584,000 vehicles. It's "an… Read More

Study: Women Value Price, Practicality Over Performance, Prestige

By Matt Schmitz on December 22, 2015

Setting aside any debate over the validity — or perhaps lack thereof — of gender roles in society, men and women by some measures have been shown to value different attributes while car shopping. Men prize performance and prestige, while… Read More

Porsche Boxster, Cayman to Add 718 Designation in 2016

By Mike Hanley on December 10, 2015

CARS.COM — Porsche announced that its mid-engine sports cars, the Boxster roadster and Cayman coupe, will gain the 718 designation in 2016 in honor of a historic mid-engine Porsche race car. The cars will be named the 718 Boxster and… Read More

Used VW Diesel Prices Continue to Decline

By Mike Hanley on December 3, 2015

CARS.COM — Volkswagen rolled out a program that offers cash, dealership credit and extended roadside service to owners of its 2.0-liter four-cylinder diesel cars with non-compliant emissions systems in November. It was a thoughtful gesture, but perhaps a bittersweet one… Read More