Fall 2009 Auto Guide
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We'll help you find the right vehicle by providing information on price, fuel economy, safety, performance and reliability in a range of vehicle categories.
Price -- The price you pay for a new vehicle will vary from dealership to dealership, but we'll be considering the manufacturer's suggested retail price before discounts, incentives and rebates. Go »
Safety -- Using an amalgam of ratings provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety and the independent Web site informedforlife.org, this choice will give you a look at the safest vehicles in your chosen style. Go »
Going green
Going green -- The price of gasoline has many consumers shopping for cars that squeeze the most miles from a gallon. Using an average of the EPA city-highway projected mileage numbers, we list the most fuel-efficient gasoline-powered vehicle in your favorite body style. Go »
Reliability -- We've examined reliability and freedom from repair ratings from a variety of recent surveys, including Consumer Reports, Intellichoice and J.D. Power. These are the vehicles most likely to be worry-free. Go »
Performance -- Four-door vehicles available in almost every price range and with countless options. This category includes the most popular family vehicles with the most popular engine choices in a range from affordable to luxury. Go »

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