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Efficient alternatives to the work truck

Reading Time: 4 minutes With a car-like interior for the driver and a huge flat rear cargo area, the Ford Transit Connect combines the best attributes of sedan, minivan, and station wagon into a fun to drive utilitarian package.

Power passenger seats that make riding shotgun easier

Reading Time: 3 minutes When you think about it, it’s kind of inconsiderate that the driver gets fancy 16-way power adjustable seating, while the front passenger is stuck with a manual handle and no height adjustment. Fortunately, there are a few manufacturers that understand this plight.

The five best vehicles to buy with high miles

Reading Time: 3 minutes You may be surprised that a vehicle as affordable as the Rio is also one of the most reliable. JD Power says the Rio is more reliable than the Honda Fit, plus there’s that massive 10-year/100,000-mile transferable warranty.

Seven reasons you want a Honda Odyssey

Reading Time: 2 minutes Hondas are known for their outstanding Japanese reliability, and the Odyssey is no exception. In fact, it’s so reliable that it could very well last you as long as you’re transporting kids and all their baggage.

Four crossovers with the most standard features

Reading Time: 3 minutes With its “best of both worlds” disposition, there’s a lot to like about crossovers. But there is a huge difference in standard features. While they all have alloy wheels, touchscreen infotainment, and backup cameras standard, not everyone offers additional features on the base model.

Valedictorians of 2016: Compact SUVs

Reading Time: 3 minutes Compact and subcompact crossovers offer the perfect modern car package, making it no small wonder that the segment was exploding by 2016.

The five best used performance cars for the money

Reading Time: 3 minutes The new Toyota Supra made huge automotive news this year, but with a starting price of $50,000, it’s not the cheapest way to go fast. See our picks for the top performance vehicles at a great value.

Seeing clearly: How different headlights affect safety

Reading Time: 3 minutes “Exterior lights on a car have two functions: they help you see, and they help you be seen,” said Richard Reina, Product Training Director at CarID.com “Headlights are a safety feature just as much as airbags and ABS.”

Seven reasons you want a Jeep Cherokee

Reading Time: 3 minutes The Jeep Cherokee has earned praise since the ’80s for its good looks, reliability, and off-road ruggedness. Take a closer look at the details of what MotorTrend calls “the anti-RAV4.”

Five safe choices for your very first car

Reading Time: 3 minutes If you’re in the market for a first car for yourself or someone you love, you want a vehicle that’s safe and reliable, but cheap insurance and decent gas mileage would be nice too. Check out these safe and reliable vehicles that are great for a first-time driver.

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