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2015 Honda Fit: New best subcompact?

The 2015 Honda Fit is among the top best cars in the U.S. for less than $20,000.

It looks like Honda has hit another bases-loaded home run with its new 2015 Honda Fit. The feisty subcompact was love at first sight to many when it arrived for 2007. It was affordable, economical, nicely sized and — importantly — fun to drive. The redesigned 2015 Fit four-door hatchback tops the first and second-generation ... Read More »

2014 Volkswagen Tiguan R-Line: Solid, versatile SUV

The 2014 Volkswagen Tiguan has sports car overtunes.

No matter how revered an old car model was, an automaker must offer the latest designs to remain popular. The beloved 1950s-1970s Volkswagen Beetle put VW on the map here, but offered little performance or practicality. While the Beetle operated in an auto world that’s vanished, the 2014 Volkswagen Tiguan R-Line is right in step ... Read More »

2015 Hyundai Genesis: More car, less snob appeal

The 2015 Hyundai Genesis is a luxurious sedan with a substantially lower price than rivals.

Would you prefer a well-known luxury car or saving thousands for a worthy but less-prestigious rival? The new, redesigned 2015 Hyundai Genesis is a fast, luxurious sedan designed to compete with foreign rivals (mainly German) that cost thousands more. This Genesis has slicker, more imposing styling. It’s highlighted by a new, very aggressive-looking hexagonal grille ... Read More »