Top 10s

Top 10 Best-Selling Cars: January 2016

By Kelsey Mays on February 2, 2016


CARS.COM — The redesigned Honda Civic started 2016 with a bang, as sales rose 43 percent in January versus a weak January 2015. When the dust settled, the Civic landed just 107 cars short of dethroning the Toyota Camry as… Read More

Top 10 Best-Selling Cars: January 2016

By Kelsey Mays on February 2, 2016

CARS.COM — The redesigned Honda Civic started 2016 with a bang, as sales rose 43 percent in January versus a weak January 2015. When the dust settled, the Civic landed just 107 cars short of dethroning the Toyota Camry as… Read More

What Was the Best-Selling Car in 2015?

By Kelsey Mays on January 5, 2016

CARS.COM — Ford's perch atop America's auto sales pyramid is about as reliable as the sunrise. Pickup-truck shoppers bought 780,354 F-Series pickups in 2015, earning the truck its 34th consecutive title as America's best-selling model, according to Ford. Related: Top… Read More

Top 10 Best-Selling Cars: December 2015

By Kelsey Mays on January 5, 2016

CARS.COM — Automakers cruised through the end of the year at a similar sales pace to what we've seen since last summer. With the top seven automakers reporting, December sales increased 9.9 percent over December 2014, which puts the industry… Read More

Prediction: 10 Cars We Think Won't See 2017

By Jennifer Geiger on December 7, 2015

CARS.COM -- It's the end of another year of automotive ups and downs -- and the end of the line for a handful of unloved vehicles. Which cars won't make it another model year? We've got a few guesses, and… Read More

Top 10 Best-Selling Cars: November 2015

By Kelsey Mays on December 1, 2015

At first blush, November's sales totals may not look too rosy. With the top seven automakers reporting numbers, sales increased just 1.8 percent over November 2014. But November 2014 was a tough act to follow: The industry landed its second… Read More

Toyota, Lexus Top Cars.com's 2015 Worry-Free Index

By Kelsey Mays on November 9, 2015

If the prevalence of automotive reliability and dependability studies are any indication, consumers care a lot about how well their cars will hold up. It's easy to see why: The average car on the road is a record 11.5 years… Read More

Top 10 Best-Selling Cars: October 2015

By Kelsey Mays on November 3, 2015

October sales should have automakers grinning like trick-or-treaters counting their candy. Shoppers drove six of the biggest seven automakers to double-digit sales gains, and nine of the top 10 best-selling cars for the month had sales increases. Importantly, October's numbers… Read More

10 Best and Worst Safety Options

By Joe Wiesenfelder on October 19, 2015

Technology has brought us some fantastically effective safety features, some so good that the federal government now requires them on passenger vehicles. But there are many features sold as safety options, and some are very good, some are not so… Read More

Top 10 Best-Selling Cars: September 2015

By Kelsey Mays on October 1, 2015

The elephant in the room for September sales is Volkswagen, which spent more than 40 percent of September in a diesel crisis that compelled the sales stoppage of around 20 percent of its cars. A survey released today by AutoPacific,… Read More

Eight Cars and Trucks That Fit Three Car Seats Across

By Jennifer Newman on September 8, 2015

When Baby No. 3 comes along, parents are officially outnumbered. This is when many parents think about trading in their smaller car for a three-row SUV or a minivan. Before shopping for a large family vehicle, there are two-row cars… Read More