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2016 Nissan Maxima to Debut at the 2015 New York Auto Show

By Jennifer Geiger  on February 3, 2015


If, through your tears, you think you glimpsed the new Maxima in Nissan's heartwarming Super Bowl ad, you're right. The 2016 Maxima made a cameo in the automaker's "With Dad" commercial, and Nissan announced today that the sedan will make… Read More

2016 Nissan Maxima to Debut at the 2015 New York Auto Show

By Jennifer Geiger  on February 3, 2015

If, through your tears, you think you glimpsed the new Maxima in Nissan's heartwarming Super Bowl ad, you're right. The 2016 Maxima made a cameo in the automaker's "With Dad" commercial, and Nissan announced today that the sedan will make… Read More

What You Need to Know About the New 2016 Mercedes-AMG GT S

By David Thomas  on January 29, 2015

A new sports car from Mercedes aims at a segment it hasn't played in before, and it's one that's got some tough competition. Our initial tests find it does the job admirably too. It also heralds an odd name change.… Read More

What You Need to Know About the 2015 BMW i3

By David Thomas  on January 26, 2015

BMW takes a giant leap into the electric-vehicle game with this little city car. Here's a quick reference guide:   Snapshot Starting price: $43,350, including a destination fee Competes with: Chevrolet Volt, Nissan Leaf, Kia Soul EV On sale: Now… Read More

What You Need to Know About the 2016 Kia Sorento

By David Thomas  on January 25, 2015

Kia has redesigned its midsize crossover in hopes of swaying more families to the brand. Here are some vitals:   Snapshot Starting price: $25,795, including a destination fee Competes with: Ford Explorer, Honda Pilot, Nissan Pathfinder On sale: Now  … Read More

How The Automakers Scored in Super Bowl XLVII

By Patrick Olsen  on February 5, 2013

Wondering which of the automakers that advertised in Super Bowl XLVII got the biggest bang from their buck, whether it was from social buzz (people tweeting or posting on Facebook) or through driving consumers to Cars.com to search for their… Read More

2014 Chevrolet Corvette Missed Super Bowl Halftime Show

By Kelsey Mays  on February 4, 2013

If the cameo reunion of Destiny's Child didn't surprise you enough, Super Bowl XLVII's halftime show was supposed to have another stunner: the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette. The Detroit News reports producers approached GM about including the seventh-generation supercar, which debuted… Read More

Grading Super Bowl XLVII's Car Commercials

By David Thomas  on February 3, 2013

Every year it's easy to say that the Super Bowl commercials aired between plays often get more attention than the action on the field. As in previous years, we grade the commercials that automakers have spent millions of dollars on… Read More

Watch Cars.com's Super Bowl XLVll Commercial

By David Thomas  on February 3, 2013

In our latest Super Bowl commercial, Cars.com shows there's "No Drama" when using our website for online car shopping. If you missed the ad, you can watch it on your computer, smartphone, tablet, mini-tablet — what have you. This is… Read More

Super Bowl Ad Announces Price of 2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class

By Matt Schmitz  on January 31, 2013

According to a Mercedes-Benz ad running Sunday during Super Bowl XLVII, you won't have to make a deal with the devil to own a luxury vehicle and enjoy all of the "seductive" side effects that come with it. The 2014… Read More

VW Super Bowl Ad Turns Day at Office Into Jamaican Joyride

By Matt Schmitz  on January 29, 2013

Regardless of which team is suffering the agony of defeat after Sunday's big game, Volkswagen's Super Bowl XLVII ad will try to convince football fans to "get happy," as if life were an island escape. The TV spot takes place… Read More