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Tesla Autopilot Now 7th in Consumer Reports ADAS Ranking, No. 1 is Ford's BlueCruise
Tesla Autopilot Now 7th in Consumer Reports ADAS Ranking, No. 1 is Ford's BlueCruise

25 Jan 2023, 19:24 UTC · By: Gustavo Henrique Ruffo / According to the consumer organization, Tesla only added features to the system instead of improving it as its competitors did

 
Chevrolet Corvette Is the Most Satisfying Car To Own, Beating the Porsche 911 in CR Study
Chevrolet Corvette Is the Most Satisfying Car To Own, Beating the Porsche 911 in CR Study

2 Jan 2023, 01:08 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Consumer Reports study shows that 94 percent of Chevrolet Corvette owners would buy the car again, making the American sportscar the most satisfying to own

 
KIA EV6 Is Much More Reliable Than the Tesla Model 3 and Nissan Leaf, Study Shows
KIA EV6 Is Much More Reliable Than the Tesla Model 3 and Nissan Leaf, Study Shows

30 Dec 2022, 13:28 UTC · By: Oraan Marc / In Consumer Reports' latest reliability study, the newcomer's score is way better than its contenders. But hold on, there is a catch

 
Consumer Reports No Longer Recommends Ford Mustang Mach-E and Hyundai Kona Electric
Consumer Reports No Longer Recommends Ford Mustang Mach-E and Hyundai Kona Electric

29 Nov 2022, 23:06 UTC · By: Gustavo Henrique Ruffo / The two electric cars lost their place among the recommended ones due to declining reliability. In Kona’s case, all derivatives seem to be involved

 
Toyota, Lexus and BMW Are America's Most Reliable Car Brands, MINI Gets a Special Mention
Toyota, Lexus and BMW Are America's Most Reliable Car Brands, MINI Gets a Special Mention

15 Nov 2022, 21:54 UTC · By: Florin Amariei / Buyers have spoken! We now know which brands provided Americans with the best and the worst cars in 2022. Here’s the much-awaited ranking

 
UK-Based Start-Up Aggressively Working To Solve EV Battery Issues
UK-Based Start-Up Aggressively Working To Solve EV Battery Issues

13 Jul 2022, 09:08 UTC · By: Tim McKenzie / While the electric vehicle (EV) market continues to increase with significant growth globally, consumers are still wary about the switch from gas to electric.

 
Americans Grew More Open to Owning an Electric Vehicle, 14% Would Buy One Today
Americans Grew More Open to Owning an Electric Vehicle, 14% Would Buy One Today

8 Jul 2022, 16:21 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Electric cars are not very popular in the U.S., at least when compared to Europe and China, but the American public is warming up to the idea of owning an EV

 
Consumer Reports Recommends Avoiding Chevy Malibu Just As Americans Fell in Love With It
Consumer Reports Recommends Avoiding Chevy Malibu Just As Americans Fell in Love With It

31 May 2022, 16:54 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / The editorial team at Consumer Reports listed the 2022 Chevrolet Malibu as a midsize sedan to avoid, while the sales of the car have been stronger than ever

 
Consumer Reports Impressed by the Rivian R1T, Compares It to a Honda Ridgeline
Consumer Reports Impressed by the Rivian R1T, Compares It to a Honda Ridgeline

27 May 2022, 11:19 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Consumer Reports has finally got the chance to test the Rivian R1T electric truck, and the experience has wowed CR testers, despite minor complaints

 
Tesla Nosedives on Consumer Reports Brand Ranking in 2022 Due to Steering Yoke
Tesla Nosedives on Consumer Reports Brand Ranking in 2022 Due to Steering Yoke

18 Feb 2022, 08:35 UTC · By: Gustavo Henrique Ruffo / The company lost seven positions in the consumer organization ranking compared to 2021. The second worst company was GMC, which lost five positions

 
Ford Mustang Mach-E Is Consumer Reports' Top EV Pick of 2022
Ford Mustang Mach-E Is Consumer Reports' Top EV Pick of 2022

17 Feb 2022, 16:44 UTC · By: Gustavo Henrique Ruffo / It is also the only electric car in the 10 Top Picks of 2022 list. Although it also includes some plug-in hybrids, they are still a minority

 
Consumer Reports Changes the Way They Assess Safety, Tesla Fans Will Be Furious
Consumer Reports Changes the Way They Assess Safety, Tesla Fans Will Be Furious

21 Jan 2022, 10:29 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Consumer Reports is about to release their Top Picks list but they changed the way they evaluate safety assistance systems, leaving Tesla high and dry

 
Consumer Reports Want Us To Believe Electric Vehicles Are the Least Reliable Types of Cars
Consumer Reports Want Us To Believe Electric Vehicles Are the Least Reliable Types of Cars

19 Jan 2022, 18:00 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / The latest Consumer Reports study details the reason why Evs are less reliable than internal combustion engine cars and shows where they can improve

 
Chevy Silverado and GMC Sierra Singled Out With Major Engine Problems by Consumer Reports
Chevy Silverado and GMC Sierra Singled Out With Major Engine Problems by Consumer Reports

13 Jan 2022, 12:56 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Hugely popular Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra came up on top of the latest Consumer Reports study as the most likely cars to have major engine problems

 
Consumer Reports Confirms Tesla Model S Has Driver Monitoring Function
Consumer Reports Confirms Tesla Model S Has Driver Monitoring Function

6 Jan 2022, 00:20 UTC · By: Gustavo Henrique Ruffo / It may not work as it should, but the Model S indeed has it, which confirms Tesla is faster updating its cars than its websites

 
Tesla Cabin Camera FSD Test on Consumer Reports May Be Flawed
Tesla Cabin Camera FSD Test on Consumer Reports May Be Flawed

24 Dec 2021, 12:58 UTC · By: Gustavo Henrique Ruffo / Tesla’s page about driver monitoring states only the Model 3 and the Model Y have that feature. Therefore, the tests with the Model S would not be valid

 
Tesla Driver Monitoring Doesn’t Prevent Distracted Driving, Consumer Reports Says
Tesla Driver Monitoring Doesn’t Prevent Distracted Driving, Consumer Reports Says

23 Dec 2021, 13:47 UTC · By: Gustavo Henrique Ruffo / According to the consumer organization, only GM’s Super Cruise manages to keep drivers engaged while driving with its assistance

 
Consumer Reports Reliability Survey Introduces Newcomers and Upsets the Old Guard
Consumer Reports Reliability Survey Introduces Newcomers and Upsets the Old Guard

30 Nov 2021, 14:38 UTC · By: Andrew Nabors / The results are in, so let's examine the best and the worst for the 2022 model-year to see how far each automaker is willing to surprise us

 
Ralph Nader Teases Tesla for Results in J.D. Power's 2021 Vehicle Dependability Study
Ralph Nader Teases Tesla for Results in J.D. Power's 2021 Vehicle Dependability Study

23 Nov 2021, 13:26 UTC · By: Gustavo Henrique Ruffo / The author of “Unsafe at Any Speed” also said “caveat emptor,” meaning the customers end up being responsible for checking quality

 
Tesla Gets Crushed in CR's Car Brand Reliability Survey, but It Could Be Worse
Tesla Gets Crushed in CR's Car Brand Reliability Survey, but It Could Be Worse

19 Nov 2021, 13:07 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Consumer Reports has just released the results of its latest brand reliability survey. Lincoln, Tesla, and Jeep were in the last three positions