Top 25 Reviews

  • 2018 Mazda CX-5

    The Mazda CX-5 is a midsize crossover that delivers crisp driving response with practical cargo and people hauling capability. Rivals include the Honda CR-V, Toyota RAV4, Ford Escape and Subaru Forester....

  • 2018 Mazda CX-3

    The 2018 Mazda CX-3 has been significantly improved over the 2017 version of the subcompact crossover. It’s nothing you can see, and it’s not easy for a manufacturer to hype, but...

  • 2015 BMW 5 Series

    Like a versatile actor, the BMW 5 Series is capable of playing many roles. It’s a comfortable commuter, a roomy family car, and a capable sports sedan. It offers dynamic performance...

  • 2015 Honda Accord

    Long considered a top contender in the family-sedan market, the Honda Accord is among the best of a crop of superb midsize cars. Accord comes in four-door sedan and two-door coupe...

  • 2014 Honda Civic

    2014 Honda Civic

    Always one of the top sellers in the compact car segment, the Honda Civic gets a few changes for 2014, including a redesigned coupe and a new transmission. The Honda Civic...

  • 2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC

    The Mercedes-Benz GLC comes in a choice of distinctive bodies: conventional SUV and Coupe. Like many vehicles adopting the latter designation, that low-roofed body style isn’t really a coupe, but it’s...

  • 2018 Kia Stinger

    The Korean manufacturer Kia has been good at imitating BMW, and they do it again with the Kia Stinger, an all new model. It’s a rear-wheel-drive compact/midsize vehicle that Kia considers...

  • 2006 Dodge Dakota

    2006 Dodge Dakota

    The Dodge Dakota is a mid-size pickup with a full-size attitude. Dakota is the largest pickup in its class and the only mid-size truck available with a V8. Dodge claims its...

  • 2018 Subaru Forester

    The Subaru Forester is familiar, as a pioneer compact wagon-like utility vehicle. It was a crossover before crossovers were called crossovers, meaning it’s based on a car platform. It was boxy...

  • 2018 Toyota RAV4

    The Toyota RAV4 is roomy and popular, a compact crossover built on the front-wheel-drive Camry platform, with all-wheel drive available. For 2018, RAV4 Adventure, a new model, joins the line with...

  • 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee

    Jeep Grand Cherokee is the flagship of the brand and for many years was the quintessential SUV. Today, the 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee seats a family of five, drives well on...

  • 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee

    Handsome and capable, the Jeep Grand Cherokee can easily pull off luxury for the family, with refined handling and ride. It’s also a wilderness trekker for adventuresome people and a tow...

  • 2018 Honda Accord

    The 2018 Honda Accord is all new, more upscale and more refined. Built around a new chassis that utilizes more high-strength steel, it’s wider and lower than before, and it looks...

  • 2018 Honda CR-V

    The Honda CR-V, a compact crossover SUV with room for passengers and cargo, was all new for 2017; so for 2018 it’s unchanged. CR-V’s driving dynamics are appealing and it’s relatively...

  • 2018 Jeep Renegade

    The Jeep Renegade is the smallest crossover you can buy. Less than 167 inches in overall length (13.9 feet), it’s shorter than a Range Rover Evoque or a Subaru Crosstrek. Being...

  • 2007 Mercedes-Benz CLK-Class

    2007 Mercedes-Benz CLK-Class

    The Mercedes-Benz CLK feels right in just about any role. It’s good looking, stylish, sporty to drive and personal, yet it will work for two couples during an evening on the...

  • 2019 Jeep Cherokee

    Dormant until its 2014 revival, Cherokee is a name that has a special place in Jeep history as the vehicle that essentially launched the sport-utility boom back in 1974. Prior to...

  • 2006 Mazda 6

    2006 Mazda 6

    Improved for 2006, the Mazda 6 is the sports sedan of front-drive midsize cars. While the Toyota Camry and Honda Accord are designed for mass appeal or, stated more cynically, for...

  • 2018 Nissan 370Z

    The Nissan 370Z sports car is a 47-year-old icon that has re-invented itself a few times over the years, some times better than others. Given the pace its competitors move, it...

  • 2018 Porsche Macan

    The Porsche Macan crossover is the best-selling Porsche. It’s based on the Audi Q5, but it’s longer, wider, and lower, so it’s roomier. It looks like the Porsche Cayenne, but it’s...