Hyundai Juices Refreshed 2018 Sonata Plug-in Hybrid With Price Cut

By Fred Meier on July 19, 2018

Hyundai's 2018 Sonata Plug-in Hybrid has arrived with the updates already seen on the other refreshed 2018 Sonata models, along with a $1,350 cut in the starting price from the 2017 base mod... Read More
2019 Volkswagen Jetta: A Base Model Worth Buying?

By Brian Wong on July 18, 2018

Base-model cars can be pretty miserable — anyone who's been down to a rental agency can attest to that. They lack features and technology, and oftentimes it seems like they only exist ... Read More
2013-2016 Ford Escape, Fusion: Recall Alert

By Patrick Masterson on July 18, 2018

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 504,000 model-year 2013-14 Ford Escape SUVs and model-year 2013-16 Fusion sedans The Problem: The bushing that attaches the shifter cable to the transmission... Read More
How Do Car Seats Fit in a 2018 Lexus IS 350?

By Matt Schmitz on July 17, 2018

Editor's note: This Car Seat Check was written in May 2017 about the 2017 Lexus IS 350. Little of substance has changed with this year's model. To see what's new for 2018, click here... Read More
2019 Genesis G70 Video: Get Over Your Biases, It Really Is That Good

By Kelsey Mays on July 16, 2018

Can Hyundai's luxury division repeat its magic from the G80 and G90 sedans in a smaller, less expensive package with the all-new 2019 Genesis G70? After three days behind the wheel, my answe... Read More
It's National Stick Shift Day! Here Are Our 7 Fave Clutch Performers

By Mike Hanley on July 16, 2018

Apparently, if you care about something enough, you turn it into a holiday. You know, one of those pseudo-celebrations you randomly catch when scrolling through your Twitter feed. Squirrel Appre... Read More
National Stick Shift Day: Learning on the Fly (and Failing)

By Jennifer Newman on July 16, 2018

How did I learn to drive a stick shift? Trial and error — mostly error. Today is National Stick Shift Day. Well, Cars.com's Editorial department has decided to make this a thing becaus... Read More
Shopping for a Car This Weekend? We Can Help

By Patrick Masterson on July 14, 2018

Ah, the dog days of summer. The Fourth of July celebrations have passed, the heat has properly set in and everything's just that little bit more blistering — except car deals, right? N... Read More
Fusion's Future: What We Want in a Wagonized Ford

By Kelsey Mays on July 13, 2018

Remember back in the aughts, when Ford threw the Taurus nameplate on a refresh of its wagonish Freestyle crossover? Called the Taurus X, the zombie Freestyle was a half-decent car. A decade... Read More
Do the Math: Car Subscriptions as Lease Alternative Don't Add Up

By Kelsey Mays on July 11, 2018

When Volvo pitched a vehicle subscription as a way to get into its new XC40, the deal looked compelling: For $650 a month, you get the SUV for two years complete with insurance, maintenance... Read More