2011-14 Volkswagen Jetta

Volkswagen's redesigned compact took some notable steps forward in the realms of passenger and cargo room, as well as powertrain refinement that exceeds the class norm. Unfortunately, Jetta also [...]

2010-14 Toyota Prius

What's most surprising about the Prius is what a fine midsize car it would be even if it didn't achieve such terrific fuel economy. When new, Prius won Consumer Guide Best Buy awards each year [...]

2010-14 Lexus RX

RX offers a winning blend of luxurious comfort, practicality, and build quality while adding welcome high-tech features. The RX 450h's hybrid powertrain exhibits outstanding refinement. Avoid the [...]

2007-14 Jaguar XK Series

An enticing blend of grown-up performance and sporty luxury earns the XK Recommended (2007-12) status. The XKR adds even more performance and sharper handling. Rivals such as the Mercedes-Benz SL [...]

2010-14 Honda Insight

While its silhouette too closely mimics Toyota's Prius, Insight is notable for its lack of hybrid fussiness. The instrument panel is fairly conventional, and unlike the Prius, so is the shifter. [...]