Top 10s

Top 10 Features for Tailgating

By Joe Bruzek on September 6, 2018

As with many sports, tailgating is about endurance; it's often an all-day affair starting at the crack of dawn with barbecue preparations, and goes all the way through the game (or race) wit... Read More
Baby on Board Soon? Here Are 9 Great Cars for First-Time Parents

By Jennifer Geiger on July 27, 2018

Getting ready for your first baby is a lot like preparing to ride out a hurricane: Hoard the supplies and hunker down for a wild ride, one that is often messy, unpredictable and dripping —... Read More
12 Great Cars for Graduates and New Professionals

By Jennifer Geiger on May 14, 2018

For some parents, spring signals a time to gently encourage their recent graduate to take the next steps toward independence. In my head, it goes something like this: Little bird, real life is c... Read More
We're Not Mad, We're Just Disappointed: 8 Cars That Can Do Better

By Brian Normile on December 18, 2017

CARS.COM — After a year full of rigorous Cars.com Challenges and comparisons, there is one clear conclusion: Some of the cars out there are just ... not great. While winning one of our Cha... Read More
Top 10 Vehicles With the Longest Driving Range

By Brian Wong on December 15, 2017

CARS.COM — Vehicles with long driving ranges and exceptional fuel economy have their advantages. The ability to hop behind the wheel on a whim and drive really far is a nice bit of freedom... Read More
10 Great Holiday Gifts for Car Lovers

By Kelsey Mays on November 7, 2017

CARS.COM — Given Santa's preference for transportation without wheels, brakes or gas, it's safe to say your family's resident car enthusiast won't find a pair of gift-wrapp... Read More
12 Things We Hate About Cars

By Brian Wong on August 11, 2017

CARS.COM — One of our long-running pet peeves as a staff has been the lack of volume and tuning knobs on the latest generation of Honda multimedia systems — but that doesn't seem... Read More
Top Driving Destinations for Your Labor Day Road Trip

By Natalie Hayes on August 9, 2017

CARS.COM — Cue the ominous "Jaws" theme music — because the end of summer 2017 is closing in on us. Yep, it's that all-too-familiar time of year that stirs abominable-y... Read More
Top 10 Most Ridiculous Concept Car Features

By Matt Schmitz on June 12, 2017

CARS.COM — Automakers use the concept car to introduce near-production models, showcase new technologies or design directions — and, often, for blurring boundaries of how we think ab... Read More
10 Cars for Graduates and Young Professionals

By Brian Wong on May 30, 2017

CARS.COM — It's graduation season at colleges around America, and young people with bright eyes are ready to put aside their caps and gowns and start putting those degrees to use. Soun... Read More