Buyers Guide Archive

Car Q&A With AAA’s “Car Doctor” John Paul

Rugged retirement vehicle, offbeat car suggestion, Problematic Navigator, High-Mileage Accord Q. As I approach retirement, I’m looking for a semi-rugged vehicle that I can drive cross country...

Review: 2019 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Is a Modern Classic In Every Way

Overview (Final Score: B) Mercedes-Benz redesigned the C-Class sedan in 2015 and brought the coupe and convertible models into that change two years ago. The C-Class now...

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...

Car Q&A With AAA’s “Car Doctor” John Paul

Treating Rust, all-season tires?, EV buying advice Q. I have a 10-year-old Ford E250 van and the roof is starting to rust (no holes). I took it to...

Review: The 2019 Chevrolet Equinox Offers A Lot for a Little, Plus 3 Engine Choices

Overview (Final Score: B) The 2019 Chevrolet Equinox is one of the newer compact crossovers on offer right now. Redesigned in 2018, the Equinox sees a few...

Review: The 2019 Chevrolet Traverse Continues to Set the Standard for Others to Meet

Overview (Final Score: A) The Traverse was fully redesigned for the 2018 model year, sporting a lot of key changes and improvements over the previous generation of...

Review: 2019 Lexus ES 350 Becomes Slightly More Sporty

Overview (Final Score: B) The Lexus ES has been a very popular model for the brand as it provided a number of luxury appointments and traits in...

Review: 2019 Ford Mustang Offers Something for Everyone

Overview (Final Score: A-) More so than any other pony car in the American sports coupe arena, the Ford Mustang has options to suit just about anyone....

Review: All-new 2019 Subaru Forester Improves On Excellence

Overview (Final Score: A) The long-favorite Subaru Forester has been completely revamped for the 2019 model year. It’s now a bit larger, has Subaru’s EyeSight safety system...

2019 Chevrolet Traverse

Overview (Final Score: A) The Traverse was fully redesigned for the 2018 model year, sporting a lot of key changes and improvements over the previous generation of...