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Redesigned 2016 Honda Pilot Gets Available Nine-Speed Transmission

2016 Honda Pilot Honda introduced the fully redesigned 2016 Pilot last week at the Chicago Auto Show. According to Honda, "the 2016 Honda Pilot delivers more family-friendly utility, more advance technology and more premium attributes and amenities than ever before. …" The Pilot was last fully redesigned for the 2009 model year. The 2016 Pilot is powered by a 3.5-liter V6 and either a six- or nine-speed automatic transmission. At the Chicago Auto Show, Honda showed off a Pilot model with the new ... continue reading»

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Redesigned 2015 Hyundai Sonata Climbs Affordable Midsize Car Rankings

2015 Hyundai Sonata The redesigned 2015 Hyundai Sonata currently ranks second among affordable midsize cars, which is an improvement over the 2014 model that placed ninth in the class when it was new. Here’s how the redesign helped the Hyundai Sonata jump seven spots in our midsize car rankings.   [See full 2015 Hyundai Sonata Review] The 2014 Sonata’s interior materials and design were competitive for the segment when it was new, reviewers agreed, but they say the 2015 Hyundai Sonata’s ... continue reading»

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Best Car Deals on the Best Cars for the Money

2015 Best Cars for the Money Our 2015 Best Cars for the Money awards were released this week, and they give you a look at the top vehicles in 21 different classes that have the best combination of positive reviews and long-term ownership costs. If you're in the market for a new vehicle and you're swayed toward a Best Cars for the Money award winner, there are lots of good purchase deals and lease deals on many of these vehicles. To aid your search ... continue reading»

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2015 Best Cars for the Money Awards: Don't Forget about American Brands

2015 Ford Fiesta Domestic automakers aren’t bringing home many 2015 U.S. News Best Cars for the Money awards this week, as European and Asian brands won 18 of 21 vehicle classes. That doesn’t mean, however, that there aren’t any good values out there if you’re looking to buy an American vehicle. A dozen vehicles under the Ford, Lincoln, Chevrolet, Cadillac, GMC, Dodge and Jeep brands were honored as finalists for their critical acclaim, affordable price and low five-year ... continue reading»

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The 2015 Best Cars for the Money Awards

U.S. New Best Cars for the Money Badge Here at U.S. News Best Cars, we always try to put you, our readers, first. We build our rankings, reviews and advice content for people who are looking for the best car and the best deal. It may say U.S. News on our paychecks, but our readers are who we work for. It’s in that spirit that we’re releasing the 2015 Best Cars for the Money awards. The awards recognize cars that have the best combination ... continue reading»

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