U.S. News’ Best Car Brands of 2019

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Find Out Which Car Brand Offers the Best Cars in Our Rankings

You’ve got a lot of options if you’re shopping for a new car. There are hundreds of models to choose from, dozens of brands, and a lot of new tech and safety features to think about. This can all get overwhelming, and that’s why we’re here to help.

We’ve created our Best Car Brand award to identify the automakers with the highest-quality vehicles. We evaluated factors like safety and predicted reliability ratings. We’ve also considered the driving impressions of automotive critics.

Take a look through this slideshow to see the car brands we review from worst to best.

(Keep in mind that our scores change as new expert reviews and data become available. Therefore, the scores included in this story might not match the scores in our rankings and reviews.)

This article doesn’t cover SUVs, trucks, or luxury vehicles. They are ranked on separate pages. You will also want to check out our rankings for the Best SUV Brand, Best Truck Brand, and Best Luxury Brand.

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