12 days ago
Consumer Reports said the car's drawbacks include limited range, long charging times and coupe-like styling that hinders rear visibility and crimps passenger access.
20 days ago
Inside, the 2013 Patriot has a straightforward, not fancy, dashboard and instrument cluster and doesn't offer a rearview camera, which is a standard feature on the RAV4 and CR-V.
75 days ago
"When choosing paint, don't assume a leading brand you swore by last time will do just as well this time around," said Bob Markovich, home and yard editor for Consumer Reports.
83 days ago
Honda's CR-V won the top spot for small crossover SUVs, while BMW's 328i was the top sports sedan, and the Toyota Prius was the top green car pick.
96 days ago
In addition, Consumer Reports puts predicted reliability for the Civic at above average.
105 days ago
Consumer Reports said a new Ford Fusion with an optional 1.6-liter EcoBoost engine was slower and got lower fuel economy than a Toyota Camry, Honda Accord or Nissan Altima with regular engines.
125 days ago
Consumer Reports' Jake Fisher says the grille helps the midsize family sedan "evoke the looks of an Aston-Martin" - adding to the mystique and brand identity without adding to the bottom line.
126 days ago
Jake Fisher, Consumer Reports' director of automotive testing, said Darts with a 2-liter four-cylinder engine, and a conventional automatic transmission, are too slow.
139 days ago
Consumer Reports puts the Pilot's predicted reliability at above average.
159 days ago
The competing 2013 Honda CR-V, with 185-horsepower four cylinder, has a starting MSRP, including destination charge, of $23,625 with front-wheel drive and automatic.
172 days ago
The new car was heavily criticized, especially by the influential Consumer Reports magazine.