2017 Audi A4 First Drive

Motor Authority
The arrival of an all-new Audi A4 is no small occasion. It's the profit powerhouse, the "center of gravity" for Audi of America, as product manager Filip Brabec puts it. Cars like the A4 represent the biggest slice of the luxury-car market in the U.S., and the most competitive. The lineup in the compact to mid-size cla...Read more

Honda Pilot Vs. Ford Explorer: Compare Cars

The Car Connection
If you're in charge of the carpool and looking for something new, a three-row crossover SUV 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 in the smoothest, most refined way possible,...Read more

Chevy Cruze Vs. Hyundai Elantra: Compare Cars

The Car Connection
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 compact sedan. Both the Elantra and the Cruze are styled smartly, but to our eyes, the ...Read more

Nissan Altima Vs. Volkswagen Passat: Compare Cars

The Car Connection
There was a time family-sedan shoppers' best choices were either the Toyota Camry or Honda Accord. These days, 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. A p...Read more

Ford Explorer Vs. GMC Acadia: Compare Cars

The Car Connection
Looking for a three-row, mid-size crossover? 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 Cherokee, and Pathfind...Read more