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$28,000 Compact SUV Challenge: What the Judges Said

By Patrick Olsen  on May 26, 2015


We set a maximum price of $28,000, including a destination charge, and each car had to get at least 26 mpg in combined city/highway EPA rati… Read More

$28,000 Compact SUV Challenge: What the Judges Said

By Patrick Olsen  on May 26, 2015

We set a maximum price of $28,000, including a destination charge, and each car had to get at least 26 mpg in combined city/highway EPA rati… Read More

Which Compact SUV Gets the Best Mileage?

By Joe Bruzek  on May 26, 2015

Our Challenge judges racked their brains over scoring the quality, driving refinement and comfort of each SUV, but fuel economy observed ove… Read More

Compact SUV Car Seat Checks

By David Thomas  on May 26, 2015

Compact SUVs are a prime target for young families when shopping for a new car. Our certified child passenger safety technicians tested each of the seven compact SUVs in our challenge. $28,000 Compact SUV Challenge Index | Results | What The Judges Said… Read More

2015 Subaru Forester: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Newman  on May 14, 2015

The 2015 Subaru Forester is a straight-A student when it comes to our Car Seat Checks. This compact SUV makes easy work of child-safety seats, though it gets a demerit for one issue, but it didn't affect its overall GPA. More… Read More

2016 Subaru Forester Gets New Multimedia System, Goes on Sale in August

By Mike Hanley  on April 6, 2015

Subaru announced at the 2015 New York International Auto Show that its Forester compact crossover SUV will offer an upgraded multimedia system and the brand's Starlink emergency communication service for the 2016 model year. The 2016 Forester arrives in August… Read More

Recall Alert: Three 2008-14 Subaru Vehicles

By Jennifer Geiger  on January 8, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 198,900 model-year 2008-11 Subaru Impreza, 2008-14 WRX and STI, and 2009-13 Forester vehicles currently or formerly registered in Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania,… Read More

The Top 10 Worst Car Redesigns Since 2000

By David Thomas  on November 10, 2014

Typically when a car gets redesigned, it gets better. An automaker has likely spent years improving its performance, styling and comfort to make car shoppers take note. A redesigned model can spark sales, and the most successful ones can change… Read More

Most-Read Car Reviews of the Week

By Matt Schmitz  on July 20, 2014

1. 2014 Nissan Rogue 2. 2014 BMW M235 3. 2014 Honda CR-V 4. 2014 BMW 428 5. 2014 Mazda3 6. 2015 GMC Yukon 7. 2014 Infiniti Q70 8. 2014 Subaru Forester 9. 2014 Subaru XV Crosstrek 10. 2014 Hyundai Tucson… Read More

Most-Read Car Reviews of the Week

By Matt Schmitz  on July 13, 2014

1. 2014 Nissan Rogue 2. 2015 Hyundai Genesis 3. 2015 Chevrolet Tahoe 4. 2014 Mazda3 5. 2014 Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid 6. 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class 7. 2014 Chevrolet Volt 8. 2014 Subaru Forester 9. 2014 Infiniti Q50 10. 2014 Toyota… Read More

Recall Alert: 660,000 Subaru Wagons, Sedans, Crossovers

By Matt Schmitz  on July 3, 2014

Vehicles Affected: More than 660,000 model-year 2005-09 Outback wagons and Legacy sedans, 2008-11 Impreza cars, 2008-14 WRX and WRX STI cars, and 2009-13 Forester crossovers currently or previously registered in Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota,… Read More