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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

2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid Review

By Bill Jackson on December 23, 2015

CARS.COM — The 2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid offers better acceleration, more horsepower and torque than the gas-only RAV4, but in the compact SUV class, its calling card is its mileage, not its overall competitiveness. Find out more in my review.… Read More

2016 Honda CR-V Earns NHTSA's Five-Star Safety Rating

By Matt Schmitz on December 16, 2015

CARS.COM — Having already earned the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety's Top Safety Pick Plus designation, the 2016 Honda CR-V has now added a five-star feather to its cap courtesy of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The compact SUV… Read More

2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid: First Drive

By Bill Jackson on November 18, 2015

The 2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid is the first hybrid version of the RAV4 compact SUV, which has been lightly restyled for 2016. Available in the upper XLE and Limited trim levels, it offers better mileage plus more horsepower, torque and… Read More

Recall Alert: 2 Million Toyota and Scion Vehicles

By Matt Schmitz on October 21, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 2 million Toyota and Scion vehicles, including model-year 2007 and 2009 Toyota Camry and Camry Hybrid sedans; 2009-11 Corolla sedans; 2008-11 Highlander and Highlander Hybrid SUVs; 2009-11 Matrix hatchbacks; 2006-11 RAV4 SUVs; 2009-11 Sequoia SUVs; 2009-11 Tundra… Read More

Study Reveals the Cars Owners Keep for 10 Years

By Matt Schmitz on October 16, 2015

Looking to buy a used car that, above all else, has been in the faithful, caring hands of just one owner for its entire lifespan? A new study points you to the makes and models most likely to fulfill this… Read More

Recall Alert: 2009-2012 Toyota RAV4, 2012-2014 RAV4 EV

By Matt Schmitz on September 18, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 421,000 model-year 2009-12 Toyota RAV4 SUVs and 2,500 model-year 2012-14 RAV4 EVs The Problem: Water dripping onto the windshield wiper link can, over time, cause corrosion and wear at the wiper link joint possibly resulting in the… 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