A 2021 Mitsubishi Mirage in Sand Yellow parked on a concrete slab
Sedans & Coupes

Is This Longtime Mitsubishi Being Discontinued?

The Mitsubishi Mirage has been around since 1978, an eternity in automotive years. This little car has traveled a long way in the past 43 years. Indeed, the 2021 Mitsubishi Mirage offers abundant standard features, including Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, and automatic emergency braking. Plus, you can get the latest Mirage with a 10-year warranty for …

A white Kia Sorento on display during an auto show
Crossover & Midsize

The Most Complained About Kia SUVs

Kia SUVs are basically all the rage right now––especially when you consider the Kia Telluride and its massive popularity. Other popular models like the Kia Sorento are common sights as well. But not every consumer experience with these Kia SUVs is positive. In fact, there are hundreds of complaints filed on CarComplaints.com for various Kia …

The Chevy Trax is dapper and teeny tiny.

The Most Unreliable 2020 Subcompact SUVs According to Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports recommends quite a few  subcompact SUVs in 2020. Others, not so much. If you are shopping for the best subcompact SUVs of the year, you might want to avoid this list of options. Here are the smallest SUVs with the lowest predicted reliability, according to Consumer Reports. 2020 Chevrolet Trax Not many critics are huge …

The 2020 Subaru Crosstrek is the most reliable subcompact SUV of the year according to Consumer Reports.

Most Reliable 2020 Subcompact SUVs According to Consumer Reports

Subcompact SUVs are perfect for those who want taller alternatives to classic cars and hatchbacks. The subcompact SUV realm is among the fastest-growing categories in the U.S., so you have plenty of options. Here are the top five most reliable subcompact SUVs for 2020, according to Consumer Reports. 2020 Subaru Crosstrek Subura’s Crosstrek tops Consumer Reports list of most reliable …

a silver top trim HR-V driving fast on a scene road by the shore
Tips, Tricks & Trends

Honda HR-V’s Most Misleading Trim Level

The Honda HR-V compact crossover SUV is like a smaller version of the CR-V. Like the Honda CR-V, the HR-V is designed to be a practical point A to point B mover of people and stuff. And in general it does its job. Like many others in the Honda lineup, the HR-V crossover SUV comes …

2018 Toyota C-HR
Crossover & Midsize

The Toyota C-HR Is not Recommended

Toyota makes some fantastic vehicles. Its a brand known for trusted reliability with models like the Toyota Tacoma that hold their value. Or worldwide best-sellers like the Toyota Corolla. It’s difficult to find much negative from Consumer Reports as far as Toyota vehicles go. But the 2020 Toyota C-HR is not recommended by Consumer Reports. …

A blue 2020 Nissan Kicks parked in front of a nice home.
Tips, Tricks & Trends

Nissan Beats Toyota

Here in the US, Toyota generally has a better reputation than Nissan. Toyota has branded its products with rock-solid reliability and simplicity. Nissan’s sales fall behind Toyota year after year, but there is one place that Nissan beats Toyota bigtime. If we pit their subcompact SUVs in a head to head battle against each other, …

2020 Mazda CX-30 driving down street
Crossover & Midsize

Honda HR-V vs. Mazda CX-3

The subcompact crossover has become popular as a family utility vehicle that offers some of the benefits of an SUV without being as big. One of the primary reasons we love subcompact SUVs is for their unparalleled union with cargo, capability, and fuel economy. A subcompact SUV like the Honda HR-V or the Mazda CX-3 …

Tips, Tricks & Trends

Consumer Reports: The Kia Rio is Straight Basic

Kia has made quite the splash this year. For example, its brand-new Telluride SUV has been crushing the competition and its Sorento model has been celebrated for top safety features as well. But, even the best of the best don’t get everything right and the subcompact Kia Rio is proof of that. It brings the …