2018
The Car Connection
Driver’s Choice
Our Users Choose Their Favorites

Which new vehicle is the best car for families? For thrilling performance or eco-friendly driving? For styling or luxury? Which one fits your budget best? Our experts name their Best Car To Buy each year. Now, we're giving you the chance to vote for the best new cars of the year.

Best Car On A Budget

The Winner

  • 2017 Mazda CX-5 First Drive

    2017 Mazda CX-5

    28%
    115votes
    7.0
    Expert Rating

Nominees

  • 2018 Chevrolet Equinox 2.0T

    2018 Chevrolet Equinox

    8%
    35votes
    6.6
    Expert Rating
  • 2018 Ford Ecosport

    2018 Ford Ecosport

    5%
    21votes
    5.2
    Expert Rating
  • 2018 GMC Terrain, 2017 Detroit auto show

    2018 GMC Terrain

    5%
    22votes
    7.2
    Expert Rating
  • 2018 Hyundai Ioniq

    2018 Hyundai Ioniq

    10%
    41votes
    6.2
    Expert Rating
  • 2018 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid

    2018 Hyundai Sonata

    3%
    12votes
    7.3
    Expert Rating
  • 2018 Hyundai Kona first drive

    2018 Hyundai Kona

    2%
    10votes
    5.8
    Expert Rating
  • 2018 Jeep Compass

    2018 Jeep Compass

    3%
    14votes
    6.3
    Expert Rating
  • 2017 Mazda CX-5 First Drive

    2017 Mazda CX-5

    28%
    115votes
    7.0
    Expert Rating
  • 2017 Nissan Rogue Sport

    2017 Nissan Rogue Sport

    2%
    9votes
    5.4
    Expert Rating
  • 2018 Subaru Crosstrek first drive

    2018 Subaru Crosstrek

    26%
    110votes
    7.2
    Expert Rating
  • 2017 Kia Niro

    2017 Kia Niro

    4%
    18votes
    6.6
    Expert Rating
  • 2018 Hyundai Accent

    2018 Hyundai Accent

    2%
    10votes
    5.4
    Expert Rating

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