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Review: 2019 Toyota RAV4 – Will It Remain King of the Mountain?

Overview (Final Score: B) Toyota’s new 2019 RAV4 is updated after a very long span of time in which it remained a top seller. This two-row crossover...

Review: 2019 Mazda CX-5 Says Goodbye to the Mainstream

Overview (Final Score: 98%) The two-row crossover segment is now America’s largest, having passed both midsized sedans and full-sized pickups. We’ve tested every crossover in this segment...

Review: 2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback Offers Sophistication on a Budget

Overview (Final Score: A) What We Love About the 2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback: Outstanding ride comfort Great new automatic transmission Astounding fuel economy v What We Don’t...

Review: 2019 Nissan Altima Is a New Option In America’s Most Important Car Segment

Overview: Final Score A- The Nissan Altima is one of America’s top-selling vehicles, but not the top-selling car. It is in a battle with two of the world’s...

Review: 2019 Acura RDX is a Classy Kind of Sassy

Overview (Final Score: A-) The all-new 2019 Acura RDX is a roomy 2-row, five-passenger crossover. For the new model year, Acura made the RDX longer and wider...

Review: 2019 Kia Forte – Following The Stinger Style Works Perfectly For This Compact Sedan

Overview (Final Score: 98%) What We Love About the 2019 Kia Forte Amazing content on top trims Great new looks Standard Apple CarPlay and Android Auto &...

Review: All-New 2018 Toyota Camry Adds More Excitement To a Safe Bet

*Go straight to the FULL REVIEW. Overview (Final Score: A) The Toyota Camry is the dominant midsize sedan in America. Together with the Honda Accord, it defines the...

Review: All-New 2018 Nissan Leaf Delivers Great Mix of Fun, Value and Space

*Go straight to the FULL REVIEW. Overview (Final Score: A) For 2018, Nissan’s legendary Leaf battery electric vehicle (BEV) is all new. This Leaf feels more energetic on...

Review: 2018 Nissan Rogue Loses Third Row But Upgrades Standard Active Safety

*Go straight to the FULL REVIEW. Overview (Final Score: B+) The two-row Nissan Rogue compact crossover is Nissan’s top-selling family vehicle. At times it has topped the sales...

Review: 2018 Toyota Camry Makes the ‘Safe Bet’ a Little More Exciting

*Go straight to the FULL REVIEW. Overview (Final Score: A) The Toyota Camry is the dominant midsize sedan in America. Together with the Honda Accord, it defines...