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....

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 2004 Toyota 4Runner

    2004 Toyota 4Runner

    The 2004 Toyota 4Runner shares almost nothing with the mid-size SUVs Toyota sold just two years ago. The 4Runner was redesigned from the ground up for 2003, but its priorities haven't...

  • 2007 Lexus ES 350

    2007 Lexus ES 350

    The Lexus ES is all-new for 2007. Boasting a new 3.5-liter engine, the 2007 Lexus ES 350 is more powerful than last year’s ES 330. In fact, the Lexus ES with...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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,...

  • 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...

  • 2014 Ram 1500

    2014 Ram 1500

    For 2014, Ram 1500 is available with a diesel engine, making it the first half-ton pickup to offer a modern, clean diesel engine option (though there was a light-duty diesel option...

  • 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...

  • 2004 Mercedes-Benz S-Class

    2004 Mercedes-Benz S-Class

    Big, fast in any of its variations, and exceptionally smooth. The solidity of a bank vault. Virtually every convenience imaginable, from massaging front seats to electric door-close assists, and the most...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

    2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

    Among luxury brands, the 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class midsize sedan is a heat-seeking missile from Stuttgart targeted at the BMW 3 Series and Audi A4. Completely redesigned for the 2015 model year,...

  • 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...