2018 Honda Accord: Best Car to Buy 2018 nominee

The Honda Accord is the automotive equivalent of an industry bellwether, but it has never been the dressiest or the most advanced mid-size sedan. That's all changed for 2018 with the introduction of the 10th generation Accord. It's far more shapely, for one, with its sleek fastback-like shape setting the tone

Toyota hopes its new Japanese taxi becomes an icon

As if Japan's fleet of Toyota Crown and Nissan Cedric taxi cabs wasn't enough of a cultural identifier—they boast doily seats and an automatic rear passenger door—Toyota thinks it can build an even better cab. Not just better, but one that will carry people from all over the world for

Australia marks the end of an era, exits car-building business

General Motors closed its last Holden factory in Australia last week, officially bringing to an end nearly a century of Australian automotive manufacturing. The move was far from unexpected, and follows similar pull-outs from both Ford and Toyota last year as carmakers seek out more sustainable production locations. For almost a

2018 Nissan Maxima

The 2018 Nissan Maxima is a large sports sedan with a roomy interior, but its definition of performance is more about racy styling than it is about corner carving. It’s more fun to drive than most large sedans and the Maxima has more personality than its more staid rivals. It has

2018 Lincoln MKC

Stare at the 2018 Lincoln MKC for too long and you might be fooled. The compact crossover SUV nails all the luxury details inside—but hardly looks the part from the outside. Just like its overall score of 7.0, the MKC is nearly there: the interior is elegant, but the exterior isn’t

2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class

The 2018 Mercedes C-Class reminds us that while a pretty face and lots of grip can grab our attention, beautiful cars with great all-around performance and utility are the cars we want to drive, and to keep. The C-Class remains among our favorite cars in its pricey segment, whether it’s a

2018 Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class

The 2018 Mercedes CLS hangs on to its lissome curves; it’s V-8 only this year. The 2018 Mercedes-Benz CLS is on the warning track. This will be the final year it’s available in this form–a new model will go on sale for the 2019 model year. The CLS-Class earns a good outgoing