Honda Pilot Vs. Ford Explorer: Compare Cars


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Three-row crossover SUVs are a staple of the family-car market. If you're in charge of the carpool and looking for something new, they should be among the top vehicles on your shopping list. Few of these big wagons have the heritage and name recognition of the Ford Explorer. But when it comes to carrying big families i...Read more

Chevy Cruze Vs. Hyundai Elantra: Compare Cars


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The compact-sedan class has changed significantly over the past several years. And though both the Chevy Cruze and Hyundai Elantra are hardly the freshest faces in their class, they're quite highly rated here. As it stands, from our road tests and full reviews, it's a toss-up, depending on what you desire in a new comp...Read more

Nissan Altima Vs. Volkswagen Passat: Compare Cars


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Family-sedan shoppers now have a much longer list of choices; these days it's not just a Camry-versus-Accord world. Look to the latest Hyundai Sonata, Kia Optima, Ford Fusion, Chevrolet Malibu, Subaru Legacy, Chrysler 200, and Mazda 6, and you'll see a full slate of contenders, all with slightly different personalities...Read more

Ford Explorer Vs. GMC Acadia: Compare Cars


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Looking for a mid-size crossover but need three-rows of seats? Then you're probably cross-shopping a few likely nameplates. The Ford Explorer fits the description: as one of the most recognizable nameplates in the car world, it's now more family-focused than ever. You might also be looking at Pilot, Durango, Grand Cher...Read more

Honda Odyssey Vs. Nissan Quest: Compare Cars


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Minivans are loved and embraced by some parents as much as they're loathed and shunned by others. No matter which camp you're in, minivans are still the gold standard for family utility and all-around usefulness. The Nissan Quest and Honda Odyssey are two we've rated highly in the past. Both were new for the 2011 model...Read more