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Safe Cars for Teens

If you have a pre-teen who will be old enough to drive in a few years or a teen who drives now, how do you choose a... Read More »

Liz Opsitnik Feb. 26, 2015

Four Keys to Keeping Kids Safe in Cars

Keeping kids safe in cars seems easy. Buy a car with strong crash test scores and accident avoidance technology. Put... Read More »

Jamie Page Deaton Feb. 26, 2015

Safest Cars for Teens

Choosing a safe family vehicle is easier than ever. Traffic deaths are at their lowest level in decades. Also, many new... Read More »

Liz Opsitnik Feb. 26, 2015

Safest Cars for Teens

The IIHS says midsize cars, like the 2015 Chrysler 200 , are safe for teen drivers, since they offer better crash... Read More »

Liz Opsitnik Feb. 26, 2015

Redesigned 2015 Ford Mustang Tops Affordable Sports Car Rankings

The redesigned 2015 Ford Mustang currently ranks first of 11 affordable sports cars , which is an improvement over the... Read More »

Matt Rand Feb. 25, 2015

Skip Heavy Coats When Kids are in Car Seats

It was 17 below zero when I loaded my kids in the car this morning. Even though we’re headed into March, extremely cold... Read More »

Jamie Page Deaton Feb. 24, 2015

2013 Best Cars for the Money Winners

A new car is a big investment, and for most people, it's also where they spend a big chunk of their time. The Best Cars... Read More »

Feb. 21, 2015

Redesigned 2016 Honda Pilot Gets Available Nine-Speed Transmission

Honda introduced the fully redesigned 2016 Pilot last week at the Chicago Auto Show. According to Honda , "the 201... Read More »

Colin Aylesworth Feb. 20, 2015

Redesigned 2015 Hyundai Sonata Climbs Affordable Midsize Car Rankings

The redesigned 2015 Hyundai Sonata currently ranks second among affordable midsize cars , which is an improvement over... Read More »

Matt Rand Feb. 19, 2015

Best Car Deals on the Best Cars for the Money

Our 2015 Best Cars for the Money awards were released this week, and they give you a look at the top vehicles in 21... Read More »

Colin Aylesworth Feb. 13, 2015

2015 Best Cars for the Money Awards: Don't Forget about American Brands

Domestic automakers aren’t bringing home many 2015 U.S. News Best Cars for the Money awards this week, as European and... Read More »

Matt Rand Feb. 12, 2015

2014 Best Cars for the Money Winners

Car shoppers know the feeling: You find a car you love, but have the sneaking suspicion that a car with the performance... Read More »

Feb. 12, 2015

Great Cars and SUVs for Less Than $25,000 in 2015

There’s no denying that buying a new car is a big investment. However, there’s no need for a new car or SUV to be a... Read More »

U.S. News Best Cars Staff Feb. 12, 2015

The 2015 Best Cars for the Money Awards

Here at U.S. News Best Cars, we always try to put you, our readers, first. We build our rankings, reviews and advice... Read More »

Jamie Page Deaton Feb. 11, 2015

2015 Best Cars for the Money

The U.S. News 2015 Best Cars for the Money awards help take the guesswork out of car shopping by highlighting the cars... Read More »

Jamie Page Deaton Feb. 11, 2015

2015 Best Cars for the Money

The 2015 Best Cars for the Money awards highlight cars, trucks and SUVs that have the best combination of positive... Read More »

Feb. 11, 2015

Best SUV Lease Deals in February

Old Man Winter hasn’t released his grip on us yet, and if you’re shopping for a vehicle that can handle snowy, slick... Read More »

Liz Opsitnik Feb. 5, 2015

U.S. News Best Price Program

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