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2010 Acura RL Review

The 2010 Acura RL is a very good large luxury sedan with excellent cabin electronics and strong safety scores, but its... Read More »

2009 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Review

When it was new, the highly-ranked 2009 Mercedes-Benz E-Class pleased reviewers with its luxurious cabin and balanced... Read More »

2012 GMC Acadia Review

Test drivers praise the 2012 GMC Acadia for its spacious interior, competent performance, roomy third row and... Read More »

2011 Ford Escape Hybrid Review

The 2011 Ford Escape Hybrid has one of the highest fuel economy ratings among 2011 compact SUVs, but it lacks the... Read More »

2010 Ford Escape Hybrid Review

The 2010 Ford Escape Hybrid gets great fuel economy and retains all the utility and space of a regular SUV, making it a... Read More »

2013 Lexus LX Review

Though it uses more fuel than its rivals, automotive journalists liked the 2013 Lexus LX’s well-built interior... Read More »

2008 Acura RL Review

The RL delivers one of the best combinations of technology, all-wheel drive and luxury in its class.  If you're in the... Read More »

2008 Audi A5 Review

The all-wheel drive Audi A5 is considered by many critics to be luxurious and eye-catching. Still, its performance... Read More »

2007 Infiniti FX Review

The FX delivers one of the best combinations of sporty performance and handling in its class. If you're in the market... Read More »

2008 Audi A6 Review

The A6 competes  in the luxury sedan class with a premium interior fit and finish, confident and smooth performance... Read More »

2007 Cadillac STS Review

The STS delivers American luxury and comfort in a sport sedan package - and one that most critics feel comes close to... Read More »

2010 Chevrolet Tahoe Review

The 2010 Chevrolet Tahoe can tow heavy loads and has three rows of comfortable seats. As a result, most reviewers said... Read More »

2009 Cadillac Escalade Review

The 2009 Cadillac Escalade combines bold styling with a powerful engine and a high-quality, luxurious interior. If... Read More »

2007 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Review

The Silverado 1500 delivers one of the best combinations of no-nonsense performance, responsive handling and exterior... Read More »

2007 Chevrolet Avalanche Review

The Avalanche offers excellent hauling and towing capabilities in a uniquely versatile, safe and smooth-riding package... Read More »

2008 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Review

The Explorer Sport Trac's good towing capacity and versatility make it a good choice, but its fuel economy and value... Read More »

2008 Chevrolet Colorado Review

The 2008 Chevrolet Colorado has a good-looking exterior and reassuring crash test scores, but its performance is... Read More »

2009 Ford Ranger Review

The 2009 Ford Ranger lags behind rival pickups that have nicer cabins, more interior space and better safety scores.   Read More »

2010 GMC Canyon Review

With an unrefined interior and poor safety scores, there are better compact pickup trucks than the 2010 GMC Canyon. Read More »

2012 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Review

Test drivers liked the 2012 Chevrolet Silverado's balanced ride and strong V8 engine choices, but were let down by its... Read More »

2011 Chevrolet Avalanche Review

The 2011 Chevrolet Avalanche does a great job of giving pickup versatility to a comfortable five-seat vehicle, but... Read More »

2009 Cadillac Escalade EXT Review

The 2009 Cadillac Escalade EXT has an innovative cab/bed configuration and more standard luxury features than most... Read More »

2012 GMC Sierra 1500 Review

The 2012 GMC Sierra 1500 stands out from the pack, and critics were pleased with its compliant ride and powerful V... Read More »

2013 Ram 1500 Review

Test drivers said the 2013 Ram 1500 distinguishes itself with one of the most comfortable rides in the segment and a... Read More »

2009 HUMMER H3T Review

Reviewers were pleased with the 2009 Hummer H3T’s spacious, high-quality interior and incredible off-road capability... Read More »

2013 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Review

The 2013 Mercedes-Benz S-Class sits among the best used cars in our super luxury car rankings, thanks to its composed... Read More »

2010 Mitsubishi Endeavor Review

The 2010 Mitsubishi Endeavor’s fuel economy is poor, its performance is uninspiring and in such a competitive class... Read More »

2013 Buick Regal Review

With composed handling and top-quality interior materials, many automotive journalists agreed that the 2013 Buick Regal... Read More »

2013 Cadillac Escalade Review

Automotive journalists said that the 2013 Cadillac Escalade offers ample V8 power and a composed ride, and it has lots... Read More »

2013 Cadillac Escalade EXT Review

The Cadillac Escalade EXT has a comfortable ride and a roomy interior. However, its clumsy handling and above-average... Read More »

2009 Suzuki SX4 Wagon Review

The 2009 Suzuki SX4 Wagon has a short list of standard features. However, the SX4 Wagon has a lot of cargo space, and... Read More »

2007 Hummer H3 Review

The H3 demonstrates terrific off-road prowess in a distinctive, rugged package, but can't match the on-road performance... Read More »

2013 Volkswagen Jetta SportWagen Review

Though the 2013 Volkswagen Jetta SportWagen has less rear-seat space than some rivals, test drivers liked its upscale... Read More »

2012 Volkswagen GTI Review

Critics liked the 2012 Volkswagen GTI's controlled handling, spacious rear seats and top-notch interior materials... Read More »

2012 Volkswagen CC Review

Critics liked the 2012 Volkswagen CC’s attractive interior and lively base engine. However, it has poor back-seat... Read More »

2012 MINI Cooper Countryman Review

While many upscale small cars have more powerful base engines, critics agreed that the 2012 Mini Countryman has nimble... Read More »

2012 Chrysler 300 Review

Reviewers agreed that the 2012 Chrysler 300 has a sophisticated interior design, impressive tech features and smooth... Read More »

2012 Buick Regal Review

Automotive critics wrote that the 2012 Buick Regal has an attractive interior and that the turbocharged models are... Read More »

2012 Acura TL Review

The 2012 Acura TL impressed critics with its strong engine lineup, agile handling and spacious rear seats. Read More »

2011 Lincoln MKT Review

Reviewers called the 2011 Lincoln MKT a return to the brand’s glory years as a leader in design, luxury and comfort... Read More »

2011 Kia Forte Review

The 2011 Kia Forte sedan, hatchback and coupe have good cargo space, class-competitive tech features and good safety... Read More »

2011 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Review

Strong performance, good fuel economy, attractive styling and a roomy, well-equipped interior not only make the 2011... Read More »

2011 Hyundai Santa Fe Review

While the 2011 Hyundai Santa Fe isn’t as high-tech or fun to drive as other 2011 midsize SUVs, the Santa Fe’s good... Read More »

2010 Toyota 4Runner Review

Excellent off-road capability and a pleasant interior make the 2010 Toyota 4Runner a strong choice among affordable... Read More »

2010 Suzuki Equator Review

The 2010 Suzuki Equator is a strong performer off-road and it has a straightforward cabin, but other pickups offer more... Read More »

2010 Subaru Tribeca Review

While auto reviewers praised the 2010 Subaru Tribeca's powerful engine, responsive ride and well-equipped cabin, some... Read More »

2010 Nissan Frontier Review

With its excellent off-road performance and high towing capacity, the 2010 Nissan Frontier offers a blend of capability... Read More »

2010 Mitsubishi Lancer Review

The 2010 Mitsubishi Lancer has a sporty exterior, but its low-rent interior and underpowered base engine limit its... Read More »

2010 Mercedes-Benz R-Class Review

The 2010 Mercedes-Benz R-Class has an adult-sized third row, car-like handling and a luxurious, comfortable interior. Read More »

2010 Mazda MAZDA3 Review

The 2010 Mazda3 has a winning combination of sporty performance and a practical, well-made interior. Its rear seat... Read More »

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