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Bulky Coats and Car Seats Don't Mix

By Jennifer Geiger on Thu Dec 01 04:00:00 GMT-06:00 2016


CARS.COM — It's cold out and you're hitting the road. Two must-haves for your kids are a warm coat and a properly installed child-safety seat. This is obvious; what isn't is that a bulky coat combined with a car seat… Read More

Bulky Coats and Car Seats Don't Mix

By Jennifer Geiger on Thu Dec 01 04:00:00 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — It's cold out and you're hitting the road. Two must-haves for your kids are a warm coat and a properly installed child-safety seat. This is obvious; what isn't is that a bulky coat combined with a car seat… Read More

Three-Row SUVs Don't Measure Up to Minivans' Family-Friendliness

By BreAnn Ahara on Sat Oct 01 00:30:00 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — A little over two years ago, I was pregnant with my second child and shopping for a new family car. Seeing our obviously growing family, the well-meaning salesman brought us over to a minivan. The second those power… Read More

Car Backseats You Want to Sit In

By Joe Bruzek on Sat Oct 01 00:00:00 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — We’ve told you which cars to call front-seat dibs to avoid being stuck in the backseat with leg cramps and neck spasms. It only seems appropriate to fill you in on which cars allow you to relax comfortably… Read More

GM Vehicles to Have 4G Wireless in 2014

By Matt Schmitz on Mon Feb 25 05:58:47 GMT-06:00 2013

General Motors vehicle owners will enjoy greater in-car connectivity starting next year when the automaker rolls out its first wave of cars and trucks equipped with 4G LTE mobile broadband delivered through AT&T. The embedded technology will first be offered… Read More

Ford Adds Spotify to Sync Suite

By Jennifer Geiger on Mon Feb 25 04:58:42 GMT-06:00 2013

Ford drivers can already use Sync and their smartphones to stream music from Pandora, and now Spotify is adding some competition. The on-demand music streaming company is partnering with Ford to offer customers hands-free access to its catalog of more… Read More

Our BRZ's First Casualty: Factory Floormats

By Joe Bruzek on Mon Feb 25 03:33:35 GMT-06:00 2013

Much to our surprise, the carpeted floormats that came with our 2013 Subaru BRZ long-term tester were trashed after just two months. The outside piping unraveled and gray carpeting fuzz balls blew into the wind when the mats finally came… Read More

Most-Read Car Reviews of the Week

By Matt Schmitz on Sun Feb 24 02:00:00 GMT-06:00 2013

If the persevering popularity of the 2013 Toyota RAV4 is any indicator, we should've included it on our list of Top 10 Cars for the 2012 Apocalypse. As the scrappy crossover has been the lone occupant of the No. 1… Read More

Cars Damaged by Hurricane Sandy Pass 250,000 Mark

By Kelsey Mays on Fri Feb 22 06:00:00 GMT-06:00 2013

Hurricane Sandy damaged or destroyed more than 250,000 cars, the National Insurance Crime Bureau said Thursday. The Des Plaines, Ill., agency noted that these preliminary figures only include insured cars whose owners filed claims after the October 2012 storm. Many… Read More

Used BMW X5 Prices Surge in February

By Mike Hanley on Fri Feb 22 04:36:00 GMT-06:00 2013

Late-model used-car prices held steady in February, with the average asking price in Cars.com vehicle listings falling just $12 from the month before to $22,650. The top 10 models with the biggest price drops saw considerably steeper declines over the… Read More

2014 Jeep Cherokee: First Photos

By Jennifer Geiger on Fri Feb 22 03:31:27 GMT-06:00 2013

After a day full of leaked images, Chrysler has released a few official pictures of the 2014 Jeep Cherokee. The Liberty replacement will definitely stand out in Jeep's lineup with its narrow, sweeping headlights, revised seven-slot grille and creased hood.… Read More