Review: 2013 Ford Fusion Meeting Expectations

We’ve been hearing about the 2013 Ford Fusion for a long time.

We first saw it at the Cleveland Auto Show, saw the NASCAR version and watched various commercials on this potential game changing midsized sedan.

It hit the dealership floor Friday, and it looks even better in person.

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Review: 2013 Hyundai Sonata Building Off the Best

The 2013 Hyundai Sonata isn’t a redesign or a rebuild of the 2012 model.

But when your model is such a gorgeous and successful vehicle, there isn’t a need to change.

With Hyundai’s fluidic sculptured design, the 2013 Hyundai Sonata remains the most gorgeous sedan on the market.  This year’s model adds a chrome grille, chrome door handles and larger alloy wheels to more trim levels.

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2013 Hyundai Santa Fe Named Top Safety Pick

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The redesigned 2013 Hyundai Santa Fe earned a Top Safety Pick designation from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety Thursday.

The Santa Fe, which features the new game-changing Sport model, received a top score of “Good” in all three tests – front, side impact and roof strength.

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2013 Subaru CrossTrek, Impreza, Earn Top Safety Picks

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Two similar Subaru models earned IIHS Top Safety Pick awards Thursday.

The redesigned Subaru XV CrossTrek and Subaru Impreza were announced Top Safety Picks following crash tests by the Insurance Institute of Highway Safety.

The CrossTrek is a brand new model set to debut later this year. We had an exclusive sneak peak earlier this month and immediately fell in love.

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MSN Ranks America’s Most Fuel-Efficient Cars

MSN Autos researched and studied what are the most fuel efficient vehicles in America, and on Thursday they submitted the top 37 models.

It should come as no surprise that many of our top models are the most fuel efficient in the nation. And it should come as no surprise the Hyundai, America’s most fuel efficient model, placed four vehicles in the list. Ford had 3 cars on the list. Honda also had 3 cars make the list. Kia and Nissan’s most fuel efficient models were also selected to the list.

If you want the best fuel economy, MSN suggests checking out the top plug in models.

The notables on the list as followed:

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Top Models Make North American Car of the Year Short Lists

 

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The 2013 North American Car and Truck/Utility of the Year Award short list has been released.  These lists of cars and trucks have been edited down from a long list of 45 vehicles that we detailed back in August.

Ford has the most vehicles on this year’s short list, with 3 combined. Nissan’s most innovated year ever is off to a great start, as they have two vehicles in the running.

Soon enough the jurors will edit this list down further to three finalists that will be announced at the Detroit Auto Show in January 2013.

Last year, not surprisingly, the jury selected the Hyundai Elantra as the 2012 North American Car of the Year.

The short list for North American Car of the Year includes:

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