Top 25 Reviews

  • 2018 Mazda 3

    The Mazda3 is an extremely popular front-wheel-drive compact hatchback and sedan, for good reasons. It has standout styling, superb driving dynamics, and terrific value. Mazda3 got a bunch of improvements for...

  • 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...

  • 2019 Subaru Ascent

    The 2019 Subaru Ascent is an all-new crossover sport-utility that replaces the Tribeca. Subaru kept it simple insofar as powertrain choices are concerned, with one engine offered, a turbocharged 2.4-liter four-cylinder;...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 2015 Honda CR-V

    Substantially revised for 2015, Honda CR-V is a functional, compact four-door crossover with room for four adults and plenty of cargo. It comes with a 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine, continuously variable transmission...

  • 2018 Kia Niro

    The Kia Niro was introduced as a new vehicle for 2017, a compact gas-electric hybrid wagon. For 2018, a plug-in hybrid version has been added. All come with front-wheel drive. All-wheel...

  • 2018 Land Rover Range Rover Sport

    The Range Rover Sport is smaller and more nimble than the full-size Range Rover. The Range Rover Sport offers a third-row seat, but it’s tight back there. Think of it as...

  • 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 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 BMW 3 Series

    2015 BMW 3 Series

    Still one of the best sports sedans on the market, the BMW 3 Series continues into the 2015 model year with only a few changes in features, such as Bluetooth audio...

  • 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...

  • 2018 Subaru Legacy

    Subaru Legacy received significant upgrades for the 2018 model year. Often overlooked, the 2018 Subaru Legacy is in the fourth year of its sixth generation. When it was all-new for 2015,...

  • 2018 Nissan GT-R

    The 2018 Nissan GT-R offers value in the world of supercars: You can now buy a GT-R for less than 100 grand. To be exact, $99,990. (That’s MSRP and doesn’t include...

  • 2018 Ford Mustang

    The 2018 Ford Mustang benefits from a major refresh, with significant changes in styling, drivetrain, suspension, and interior. It’s better looking, the V8 is more powerful, the EcoBoost turbo four is...

  • 2018 BMW X1

    The BMW X1 crossover is built on the front-wheel-drive Mini platform, which technically makes it a subcompact crossover, but it appears much bigger than that because of its height. The X1...

  • 2018 Hyundai Sonata

    After its redesign for 2015, Hyundai’s midsize family sedan faced some criticism for lack of passion and distinction in its design. For the 2018 model year, the Sonata gets a fresh...

  • 2016 Mercedes-Benz E-Class

    The Mercedes-Benz E-Class delivers elegant comfort and abundant luxury in a full range of models. The quintessential Mercedes-Benz, the E-Class lineup ranges from a thrifty diesel engine to a super-performance 577-horsepower...