2015 Nissan Murano
The 2015 Nissan Murano may not be cutting edge in tech, but it certainly looks that way in style, and makes for a comfortable all-around crossover, as capable on the daily commute as it is for a week-long road trip.
2015 Acura TLX
The 2015 Acura TLX is a quirky but comfortable sedan, its all-wheel-drive system and drive modes giving it occasional sports cred but lacking the connected aptitude of competitors.
2015.5 Volvo XC60 T6 AWD
As the new Sensus Connect upgrade for the 2015.5 Volvo XC60 is as understated as the SUV's exterior and interior design, but it adds many new, useful functions and features an excellent, low-distraction interface.
2015 BMW 428i Gran Coupe
The 2015 BMW 428i Gran Coupe artfully blends the style of a coupe, the accessibility of a sedan, and the utility of a hatchback thanks to its liftback design.
2015 Infiniti Q70
The 2015 Infiniti Q70 L needs better ride comfort and a more responsive drivetrain to compete with competitive luxury sedan offerings, and its cabin electronics suite is overdue for an update.
2015 BMW i8
The 2015 i8 commands a very high price, but it is the most exotic car currently bearing the BMW badge and offers a dual personality between efficient electric and powerful sport driving.
2015 McLaren 650S
Adrenaline junkies with deep pockets will enjoy taking the 2015 McLaren 650S to the track and challenging Corvettes and M3s, or just driving it to the office parking lot to gain envious or admiring stares from co-workers.
2014 Chrysler 300S
The 2014 Chrysler 300S gets the basics right with a great powertrain and premium cabin amenities, but its tech and driver aid features are in need of an update. Fortunately, there's one just around the corner.
2015 Volvo V60
The 2015 Volvo V60 T6 R-design makes for a strong multipurpose vehicle, offering excellent utility for shopping errands and refined handling, but the smaller engined V60 T5 Drive-E is the more economical choice.
2015 Nissan GT-R
One of the more civilized, practical supercars on the market. A blistering performer.
2015 Mercedes-Benz C-class
The 2015 Mercedes-Benz C400 makes for a very comfortable and occasionally sporty drive, and advances the idea of a midsize luxury sedan, setting a new bar for the competition.
2015 Ford Focus Electric
Three years after its predecessor debuted, the 2015 Ford Focus Electric is still a good choice for a compact battery-powered car, but the newer competition offers slightly greater range and faster charging.
2015 BMW M4
With excellent power and handling, the 2015 BMW M4 makes for an intense ride on backroads and will really shine on the track, but it falls short on comfort for day-to-day transportation.
2015 Lexus IS 250 ( RWD)
The 2015 Lexus IS 250 is a solid choice for a sporty commuter, but its nagging electronics keep it from reaching its potential as a true "sports sedan."
2014 Land Rover LR4
The 2014 Land Rover LR4 updates its decidedly old-school appeal with new tech and an excellent V-6 engine, but awkward fuel saver tech doesn't deliver and disappoints.
2015 Volkswagen e-Golf
The 2014 Volkswagen e-Golf is a solid electric car, offering comfort and good driving dynamics, but its range and feature set do not distinguish it in any particular way from its competitors.
2014 Nissan Juke NISMO RS
The 2015 Nissan Juke Nismo RS confers bragging rights for its 215 horsepower engine, but the lesser trim Juke Nismo looks like a better value for those wanting a funky compact SUV with excellent handling.
2015 Hyundai Sonata
A few quirks aside, the 2015 Hyundai Sonata Limited has grown up and now boasts a broader appeal to go with its value, but some of the upstart spark has gone missing.
2015 Porsche Macan SUV
The 2015 Porsche Macan is an extremely rewarding driver's car, yet promises all-around practicality with its all-wheel-drive system and compact SUV cabin space, making it the most universally usable model in the Porsche line-up.
2015 Buick LaCrosse
The 2015 Buick LaCrosse's primary appeal comes from its large cabin and comfortable ride, enhanced by an easy driving character and a solid set of cabin tech features.
2015 Ford Fusion Energi
The 2015 Ford Fusion Energi is a handsome and efficent hybrid sedan, but the benefit that the plug adds depends on how you utilize its 20 miles of EV range.
2015 Dodge Challenger
The 2015 Dodge Challenger R/T Scat Pack links the thrills of a classic muscle car with the tech and amenities of today.
2015 Kia Soul EV
Electrification transforms the 2015 Kia Soul EV, already one of the automaker's best cars, into an excellent first entry into the small EV market and rockets it to the head of its class.
2015 Lexus NX 200t
The 2015 Lexus NX 200t's tech, amenities, and fuel efficiency stack fairly evenly with the competition, but its slight power advantage and unique styling push it above the class average.
2014 Mini Cooper Hardtop
The 2014 Mini Cooper benefits from a small but powerful engine, and connected cabin tech with a bit of whimsy, but its handling feels more grown up than the previous generation's.
2014 Lexus CT 200h
Excellent app integration with the cabin tech suite and excellent fuel economy are high points for the 2014 Lexus CT 200h, but it needs more power to justify its F Sport tuning and looks.
2015 Chrysler 200 sedan
The 2015 Chrysler 200C is a dramatic improvement over the previous model year, boasting much better tech and amenities than similarly priced premium competition.
2014 Lexus GX 460
With its new appearance, 2014 Lexus GX 460 is a competent full-size luxury SUV, but its powertrain and dashboard tech could also use an update to keep up with the competition.
2015 Lincoln MKC
The all-new Lincoln MKC shows interior and exterior styling competitive in the luxury set, along with a stellar range of driver assistance features, but it should go further in insulating passengers from the rigors of the road.
2014 Toyota Highlander Hybrid
The 2014 Toyota Highlander Hybrid offers a serious increase in efficiency over the standard model without compromising its power, comfort, or parent-friendliness.