2019 Ford Transit Connect Wagon: Not Fixing What Ain't Broken

By Aaron Bragman on February 8, 2018

CARS.COM — Ford had an unexpected hit on its hands when it first introduced the Transit Connect to the U.S. market. A European-style delivery van/people hauler based on a beefed-up Ford Focus chass... Read More
2019 Ford Transit Connect Wagon: A Minivan for Surfing Grandparents

By Aaron Bragman on February 8, 2018

Competes with: Chevrolet City Express, Nissan NV200, Ram ProMaster City Looks like: Ford barely changed anything, inside or out Drivetrains: 2.0-liter four-cylinder, turbocharged diesel 1.5-liter f... Read More
2018 Philadelphia Auto Show: 5 Things You Can't Miss

By Brian Normile on January 25, 2018

CARS.COM — E!-A!-G!-L!-E!-S! EAGLES! The Eagles are going to the Super Bowl. Philadelphia is clearly pumped up, ready to run through inanimate objects or gonna fly now. Unfortunately, the game isn&... Read More
Chrysler Pacifica Vs. Mercedes-Benz Metris: Moving Van Challenge

By Brian Normile on May 2, 2017

CARS.COM — At, we love the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica minivan. After naming it the Best of 2017, we bought one. Our Pacifica has a bunch of useful safety features, a surprisingly powerful driv... Read More
Nissan NV Cargo X: Photo Gallery

By Brian Normile on February 9, 2017

CARS.COM — Finally, a van people want to get into even though it doesn’t say “FREE CANDY” on the side: Nissan is showing the NV Cargo X off-road concept van at the 2017 Chicago Au... Read More
Nissan NV Cargo X Preview

By Mike Hanley on February 2, 2017

CARS.COM Looks like: The coolest cargo van since the GMC Vandura featured on “The A-Team“ Defining characteristics: Cummins turbo-diesel engine, custom off-road suspension, four-whe... Read More
Record-High Number of Americans Buckle Up

By Fred Meier on November 22, 2016

CARS.COM — The rate of seat-belt use in the U.S. has risen to a record 90.1 percent, according to the latest study by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. That’s a statistica... Read More
Recall Alert: 2014 Ford Transit Connect

By Patrick Masterson on September 28, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 900 model-year 2014 Ford Transit Connect vans manufactured between Oct. 4, 2013, and July 14, 2014 The Problem: An improper bond between the panoramic ... Read More
Our view: 2017 Chrysler Pacifica

By Jennifer Geiger on April 25, 2016

The verdict: Like a diaper bag, minivans typically are large, unwieldy and frumpy but pack all the gear your family needs. For 2017, however, Chrysler’s van morphed into a Kate Spade bag: The... Read More
Our view: 2016 Toyota Sienna

By Jennifer Geiger on March 15, 2016

Editor’s note: This review was written in March 2015 about the 2015 Toyota Sienna. Little of substance has changed with this year’s model. To see what’s new for 2016, click here, ... Read More