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Top 10 Most Ridiculous Concept Car Features

By Matt Schmitz on Mon Jun 12 05:00:13 GMT-06:00 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 about cars. They typically roll out these concepts when they have access to… Read More

Top 10 Most Ridiculous Concept Car Features

By Matt Schmitz on Mon Jun 12 05:00:13 GMT-06:00 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 about cars. They typically roll out these concepts when they have access to… Read More

10 Cars for Graduates and Young Professionals

By Brian Wong on Tue May 30 05:30:53 GMT-06:00 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. Sounds like it's time for a new set of… Read More

Top 10 Beach Vacation Cars

By Joe Bruzek on Mon Apr 10 07:00:36 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — Whether you're lucky enough to own a lakeside vacation home or are gearing up for the annual beach house rental, the right car can mean the difference between your vacation sinking or swimming. We combed the proverbial beach… Read More

No April Foolin' ... These Traffic Laws Are Weird!

By Matt Schmitz on Thu Mar 30 05:30:55 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — Saturday is April Fools' Day, and rather than run some outrageous headline and hope you actually click on the link to find out that it's FAKE NEWS, we figured we'd instead write about something that seems like B.S.… Read More

These 10 Cars Are Totes Adorbs

By Matt Schmitz on Mon Mar 20 05:30:45 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — Let's face it, we've devolved into a society hopelessly addicted to the tummy-tickling sensation we feel in the face of a shameless display of cuteness. Just look at YouTube: We howl with laughter at our cats' crazy antics,… Read More

Does Your State Have a Drunk-Driving Problem?

By Matt Schmitz on Tue Mar 14 13:30:09 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — Over the past three decades, drunken-driving deaths have declined by nearly half. That's largely thanks to all U.S. states having lowered the legal blood alcohol content limit for drivers to 0.08 from 0.10, as well as advancements in… Read More

March Madness: Top Cars for Tall People

By Mike Hanley on Mon Mar 13 05:00:20 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — It's not easy being extremely tall. Sure, your odds of playing in the upcoming NCAA basketball tournament would be higher, but being able to dunk at will also means constantly ducking through doors and not being able to… Read More

10 Cars Slapped With the Ugly Stick

By Brian Normile on Mon Feb 27 06:00:05 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — Ugly cars are everywhere these days. Their ugliness can distract you so much when you're behind your own wheel that by the time you realize it's a Nissan Murano CrossCabriolet, you've almost rear-ended it. The Murano CrossCabriolet isn't… Read More

10 Car Feature Flops

By Mike Hanley on Mon Feb 06 06:30:03 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — Whether its new active-safety features or high-tech drivetrains, automakers are constantly improving new cars. While we usually like progress, sometimes we get features that are so problematic they'd stop us from buying an otherwise-good car. Related: 10 Features… Read More

Top 10 Best-Selling Cars: January 2017

By Kelsey Mays on Wed Feb 01 14:05:45 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — The new year certainly didn't begin with a bang. With the top seven automakers reporting, new-car sales dipped 3.5 percent in January. One segment drove much of the decline: mid-size family cars, which shoppers dumped like last year's… Read More