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These are the top cars, trucks and SUVs, according to Consumer Reports

Sorted by price and segment, CR says these ones shine brighter than rivals.

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Toyota Corolla

For the Under $25,000/Small Car category, CR chose the Toyota Corolla.

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Toyota Corolla

The publication cited its phenomenal fuel economy and top marks for predicted reliability.

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Mazda CX-30

For Under $25,000/Subcompact SUV, the Mazda CX-30 wins the day.

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Mazda CX-30

We, too, quite like this crossover.

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Toyota Camry

Moving into the $25,000-$35,000/Midsize car category, the Toyota Camry takes the win.

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Toyota Camry

CR called it a "rock solid choice" with incredible reliability and a little more style these days.

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Toyota Prius

Another Toyota made the cut for the $25,000-$35,000/Hybrid category: The Toyota Prius.

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Toyota Prius

It's the car you likely think of when you hear "hybrid." Top marks for reliability and owner satisfaction helped crown it the winner in the segment at CR.

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Subaru Forester

The final entry in the $25,000-$35,000 category is the small SUV winner: The Subaru Forester.

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Subaru Forester

The Forester's been a top pick for eight years running and CR said the brand clearly knows what it's doing with this formula.

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Subaru Outback

Moving into the $35,000-$45,000 category, the SUV/Wagon winner is the Subaru Outback.

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Subaru Outback

CR said its do-it-all appeal is a real winning theme here.

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Kia Telluride

Taking the cake for the $35,000-$45,000 midsize, three-row SUV is the Kia Telluride.

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Kia Telluride

Competent in every way, CR said.

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Honda Ridgeline

Here's the winner for the $35,000-$45,000 compact truck: The Honda Ridgeline.

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Honda Ridgeline

Instead of trading off-road ruggedness for suburban living, the Ridgeline can do a little bit of both, which is mighty fine, CR said.

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Lexus RX

Finally, we come to the $45,000-$55,000 category. For midsize SUVs, the Lexus RX is the best of them all.

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Lexus RX

CR called it a benchmark for safety, comfort, reliability and performance.

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Tesla Model 3

In the $45,000-$55,000/Electric Car category, none other than the Tesla Model 3 is the winner.

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Tesla Model 3

The Model 3 is also the only Tesla to earn a "Recommended" seal from CR.

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