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Lexus LC

13 Best Japanese Luxury Cars

These Japanese Cars Are Luxurious and Reliable Lexus, Acura, and Infiniti make up the top Japanese luxury car brands. These upscale cousins of automakers Toyota, ... read more »
2017 Kia Cadenza

7 Affordable Family Cars

These 7 Family Sedans Are Affordable, Spacious, and Feature-Laden Raising a family is no simple thing. Budgeting, with a capital B, can affect every decision ... read more »
Ford Expedition

July 4th SUV Lease Deals

Get a Great SUV Lease Offer This Independence Day Plan to pack your July 4th picnic gear into a new SUV, if you take advantage ... read more »
2017 Smart Fortwo

The 10 Smallest Cars on the Market

These Compact Cars Are Easy to Parallel Park in the City People have long had a fascination with small things. We like our mini marshmallows, ... read more »
Genesis G80

Best Luxury Lease Deals Under $400 This June

Here Are the Best Luxury Car Leases Under $400 per Month Cruise into summer with a luxury car lease offer that will leave cool cash ... read more »
2017 Fiat Spider 124 Abarth

2017 Fiat 124 Spider Abarth: Everything You Need to Know

The Zesty Version of Fiat's Small Roadster The top-trim of the Fiat 124 Spider bears the name of legendary automaker Carlos (Karl) Abarth. Abarth rose ... read more »
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2017 Audi A4

10 Best Luxury Sedans for Under $40,000

Here Are the Sub-$40K Luxury Sedans That Perform Best in U.S. News Rankings Money may not buy happiness, but $40,000 can get a lot to ... read more »
2017 Audi Q5 vs. 2017 BMW X3

2017 Audi Q5 vs. 2017 BMW X3: Head to Head

Q5 vs. X3: Which Luxury Compact SUV Is Best for You? Shopping for a luxury compact SUV is a fine place to be. The luxury ... read more »
2017 Honda CR-V

The Best Compact SUVs for Families in 2017

Top Performers From U.S. News' Best Compact SUVs for Families Award Once you read this article, you may start seeing compact SUVs everywhere. That’s because ... read more »
Honda Pilot

Best 3-Row SUVs for Families

Top Performers From U.S. News' Best 3-Row SUVs for Families Award Family vehicles have come a long way from the wood-sided station wagon where kids ... read more »
2017 Ford Fusion vs. 2017 Chevy Malibu

2017 Ford Fusion vs. 2017 Chevrolet Malibu

Fusion vs. Malibu: Battle of the American Midsize Sedans The American heavyweight brands deliver their best contenders in a midsize car match: the 2017 Chevrolet ... read more »
Chevy Colorado

5 Most Affordable New Trucks

These 5 Trucks Won't Bust Your Budget Pickup trucks today are much more than mere work vehicles for towing and hauling heavy loads. While they ... read more »
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Porsche 911

9 Most Reliable Luxury Cars

Built for Luxury, Built to Last When shopping for a luxury car, you want it all. The finest quality fabrics, a comfortable cabin, the latest ... read more »
2010 Chevy Tahoe

Best SUVs Under $25,000

Get a Used SUV for Under $25,000 Great news for buyers seeking a used SUV on a budget. Automakers have done a good job of ... read more »
2017 BMW 6 Series

Best Luxury Car Deals This May

These Are the Best Luxury Car Deals This May No need to window shop for these luxury vehicles. With these great finance deals, you can ... read more »
Ford Fiesta

Best New Cars Under $15,000

New Cars for Used Car Prices With a $15,000 budget, it may take some detective work to find a new car that delivers everything on ... read more »
Chevy Tahoe

Best Cars for Tall People

Cars Fit for an NBA Center Height is a funny thing. As children, tall kids take their place in the back row for school pictures, ... read more »
2017 Honda CR-V vs. 2017 Honda HR-V

2017 Honda HR-V vs. 2017 Honda CR-V: Head to Head

CR-V vs. HR-V: Which Small SUV Is Best? If you are in the market for a sport utility vehicle, a good place to start is ... read more »
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Audi vs. BMW: Battle of the Brands

Audi vs. BMW: Battle of the Brands

Audi vs. BMW: Which German Luxury Brand Is Best? Competition between the German automakers is good for consumers. Rivalry fuels the quest for perfection, which ... read more »
Nissan Rogue

Best 3-Row SUVs Around $30,000

Family Haulers With Affordable Prices Finding a SUV that fits a larger family, while on a budget, may seem like locating a needle in a ... read more »
Lexus ES

Best Luxury Midsize Cars for the Money in 2017

Here Are the Top Models From U.S. News' 2017 Best Luxury Midsize Car for the Money Awards Seeking luxury in a car doesn’t mean sacrificing ... read more »
2007 Honda Civic

Fastest Used Cars Under $5,000

The Frugal and the Furious If buying a used car on a budget doesn’t sound exciting, don’t despair! Used cars can still pack a punch ... read more »
2017 Kia Soul

The 9 Best Hatchbacks in 2017

Lots of Space in a Compact Package It’s all about the space in the Best Hatchbacks. A small car with plenty of cargo space is ... read more »
Honda Fit

Best Subcompact Cars for the Money

7 Great Subcompact Cars for the Money Big things can be found in subcompact cars. Comfortable, well-appointed interiors, good fuel economy, tech features, clever seating, ... read more »
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2017 Toyota Avalon

Best Hybrid Cars for the Money

These Are the 2017 Best Hybrid Cars for the Money Spend less time in the car showroom and more time enjoying spring weather in a ... read more »
Porsche Cayenne

The Most and Least Reliable SUVs

Which SUVs Are Worth It and Which SUVs to Avoid Car enthusiasts will debate opinions on the best cars, trucks, and SUVs until the sun ... read more »
2017 Cadillac Escalade

Best Looking SUVs on the Market

These Are the Best Looking New SUVs Available Right Now Hey good looking, I’m talking to you. You know that car, SUV, or truck you ... read more »
2017 Honda CR-V

2017 Honda CR-V: Best Compact SUV for Families

The 2017 Honda CR-V Is U.S. News & World Report’s Best Compact SUV for Families The 2017 Honda CR-V is U.S. News & World Report’s pick ... read more »
GMC Acadia

8 Best Commuter Cars

Best Cars For Getting to Work Drive to work every day and your car can feel like a second home for the hours spent behind ... read more »
Volvo S80

9 Safest Used Cars Under $20,000

These Used Cars Are Safe and Budget-Friendly  Even on a budget, safety is a top consideration when car shopping. The safest used cars under $20,000 ... read more »
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Cadillac ATS, Cadillac CTS

2017 Cadillac ATS vs. CTS

Which Cadillac Car Is Right for You? Street cred and style go hand in hand with the Cadillac brand. The namesake of the granddaddy of ... read more »
2017 Hyundai Sonata

Best Midsize Cars for the Money

These Are the 2017 Best Midsize Cars for the Money Are you in the market for a midsize car? Discerning shoppers want the best car ... read more »
Chevy Camaro

8 Fastest Cars Under $30,000

Fast Cars, Low Prices Do you feel the need for speed? Sports cars naturally come to mind when thinking about fast cars, but speed and ... read more »
Toyota Prius

Best Used Cars Under $10,000

These Are The Best Used Cars Under $10,000 Can you find a solid-performing, reliable used car under $10,000? Put any skepticism to rest, because U.S. ... read more »
Ford Escape, Ford Fusion, Ford Mustang, Ford Expedition

8 Best Ford Cars, Trucks, and SUVs

Ford's Best Cars, Trucks, and SUVs The Ford Motor Company helped make the automobile synonymous with the American experience. Since the company was incorporated in ... read more »
2017 Ford Expedition

Presidents Day SUV Lease Deals

Drive Away With an SUV This Presidents Day  Presidents Day is one of the first times of the year when retailers offer extra savings to ... read more »
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Toyota RAV4 Hybrid

2017 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid: Best Hybrid SUV for the Money

2017 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid Is U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hybrid SUV for the Money Award-winners in each of the 20 categories for Best ... read more »
2017 Toyota Prius

2017 Toyota Prius: Best Hybrid Car for the Money

2017 Toyota Prius Is U.S. News & World Report's Best Hybrid Car for the Money  The Best Car for the Money award judges which car, ... read more »
2016 Mazda Miata MX-5

Best New Sports Cars Under $30,000

These Are the Best Sports Cars $30,000 Can Buy A sports car can be fun, fast, and flashy, but it doesn’t have to fail you ... read more »
2011 Lexus ES

Best Used Cars Under $20,000

These Are The Best Used Cars Under $20,000 Right Now The used car market is better than ever. Great deals can be found in every ... read more »
Subaru Forester

Subaru Forester vs. Honda CR-V: Head to Head

2017 Honda CR-V vs. 2017 Subaru Forester: Which Compact SUV Is Better? Shopping for an SUV doesn’t have to be difficult if you have the ... read more »
Jeep Cherokee, Jeep Grand Cherokee

2017 Jeep Cherokee vs. 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Battle of the Brand: Grand Cherokee vs. Cherokee Jeep’s American history dates to World War II, when the U.S. Army called for automakers to design ... read more »
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Lexus ES

What Cars Can I Get for Under $20,000: New or Used?

The Best New and Used Vehicles Under $20,000 You have $20,000 to spend and want to get the most car for the money. The best ... read more »
2017 Hyundai Elantra

Best Cars for College Students

Head Off to College in a New Car Your child is going off to college and is trading in the yellow school bus for a ... read more »
Honda Civic

10 Best Cars for Young Drivers

Top New and Used Cars for Your Late Teens and Early 20s Shopping for a teen or college-aged driver’s first car can be an anxious ... read more »