Top 25 Reviews

  • 2017 Subaru Forester

    The Subaru Forester is well known by now, as a compact, wagon-like utility vehicle. With the ride and handling of a car, it was basically a crossover before crossovers were invented,...

  • 2017 Ford Explorer

    With its 113-inch wheelbase, the Ford Explorer is bigger than it’s ever been, about the same size now as the Chevy Traverse and Honda Pilot. Explorer looks rugged, but that’s deceiving. In...

  • 2013 BMW 5 Series

    2013 BMW 5 Series

    Recently redesigned, the BMW 5 Series gets two new models for 2013: the BMW ActiveHybrid 5 and the high-performance BMW M5. The 2013 BMW 5 Series now includes a dozen models,...

  • 2017 Subaru Outback

    The Subaru Outback delivers all-wheel drive for all-weather and light off-road capability and looks quite unlike the herds of crossover SUVs. Last redesigned for the 2015 model year, the model line...

  • 2017 Subaru WRX

    The Subaru WRX is an Impreza that pumps iron, and the WRX STI is the Impreza on steroids. They go beyond the mere high-performance compact sedan. Each has its own version...

  • 2017 Subaru Legacy

    The Subaru Legacy is a midsize sedan we think is underrated. It’s under-recognized because its looks get lost in the crowd, and its standard all-wheel drive has come to be taken...

  • 2014 Audi A4

    2014 Audi A4

    The Audi A4 is a premium compact sedan with a brilliant, venerable 2.0-liter four-cylinder turbocharged engine and a smooth ride. Its classy interior comes standard with leather upholstery, automatic climate control,...

  • 2017 Chevrolet Equinox

    The Chevrolet Equinox is a solidly built compact crossover SUV closely related to the GMC Terrain. Last redesigned for 2010, it carries over with little change for the 2017 model year,...

  • 2016 Ford F-150

    Overview Ford went radically lean when it redesigned the Ford F-150 for 2015, giving its ever-popular full-size pickup an aluminum-intensive body. Visual appearance didn’t change much, considering the dramatic re-skinning. Though...

  • 2017 GMC Terrain

    Launched as a 2010 model, the GMC Terrain compact crossover SUV has not been redesigned since. Mechanically identical to the Chevrolet Equinox, 2017 GMC Terrain has adopted an even more masculine...

  • 2017 Buick Envision

    We’re not sure of the full history of GM’s decision to build cars in China, but it was years ago, and we recall it initially being about selling cars in China,...

  • 2017 Chevrolet Bolt

    The 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV is the first mass-market electric car to surpass 200 miles of range, something that otherwise only a $70,000 Tesla can achieve. Bolt boasts a range of 238 miles...

  • 2013 BMW 3 Series

    2013 BMW 3 Series

    The BMW 3 Series continues to be a staple of the BMW model lineup. The compact luxury car now has more variants than ever, and with its combination of new and...

  • 2007 Toyota Tacoma

    2007 Toyota Tacoma

    Compact pickups aren't what they used to be. For one thing, they're no longer compact. They are also more comfortable and more capable than ever before. Most of the major players...

  • 2012 Dodge Ram 2500/3500

    2012 Dodge Ram 2500/3500

    The 2012 Ram Heavy Duty models, the Ram 2500 and Ram 3500, are comfortable and highly capable, ready for serious towing or heavy hauling. Changes for 2012 include a new 6-speed...

  • 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...

  • 2007 Audi A4

    2007 Audi A4

    The Audi A4 is one of the better cars in a crowd of smaller sport-luxury sedans that, dollar-for-dollar, offers some of the best, most appealing vehicles in the world. To be...

  • 2017 Volkswagen Golf

    The Volkswagen Golf sets the standard for its class. New to the lengthy lineup is the 2017 Golf Alltrack wagon. Based on the Golf SportWagen, the Alltrack has standard 4Motion all-wheel...

  • 2006 Chevrolet Silverado

    2006 Chevrolet Silverado

    The 2006 Chevy Silverado is the last of its generation. An all-new generation of trucks is being introduced for 2007. So look for deals on the outgoing 2006 classic versions. The...

  • 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...