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See which Sedans are reviewed by Consumer Reports

Below lists a selection of Sedans that have been reviewed by our expert engineering staff. Consumer Reports operates the largest and most sophisticated independent automobile testing center devoted to the consumer interest anywhere in the world. All cars that are tested, about 80 per year, are bought anonymously and driven for thousands of miles each. The evaluation regimen consists of more than 50 individual tests. Learn more about each of the Sedans that Consumer Reports tests and reviews.
ratings Consumer Reports Reviewed the Acura TSX
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The Acura TSX is a sedan, wagon offered in 4dr Sdn I4 Man Special Edition, 5dr Sport Wgn I4 Auto, 4dr Sdn V6 Auto Tech Pkg, 5dr Sport Wgn I4 Auto Tech Pkg, 4dr Sdn I4 Auto Tech Pkg, 4dr Sdn I4 Auto Special Edition and 4dr Sdn I4 Auto. The powertrains include 2.4-liter 4 (201 hp) and 3.5-liter V6 (280 hp) engines, and 5-speed automatic and 6-speed manual transmissions. It is Front wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from 21 mpg city to 30 mpg highway. The TSX uses Premium fuel.

Last Model Reviewed: 2009
ratings Consumer Reports Reviewed the Volkswagen Passat (1.8T)
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The Volkswagen Passat is a sedan offered in 4dr Sdn 2.0L Manual TDI SE, 4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto S, 4dr Sdn 2.5L Auto SE, 4dr Sdn 1.8T Manual Sport, 4dr Sdn 2.5L Auto SE w/Sunroof & Nav, 4dr Sdn 2.0L DSG TDI SE w/Sunroof, 4dr Sdn 2.0L DSG TDI SEL Premium, 4dr Sdn 3.6L V6 DSG SE w/Sunroof, 4dr Sdn 2.0L DSG TDI SE w/Sunroof & Nav, 4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto SEL Premium, 4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto SE, 4dr Sdn 1.8T Manual S, 4dr Sdn 1.8T Manual SE, 4dr Sdn 2.5L Auto S w/Nav, 4dr Sdn 2.5L Auto Wolfsburg Edition, 4dr Sdn 2.5L Auto S, 4dr Sdn 2.5L Auto SE w/Sunroof, 4dr Sdn 2.5L Manual SE, 4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto Sport, 4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto Wolfsburg Edition, 4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto SE w/Sunroof, 4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto SE w/Sunroof & Nav, 4dr Sdn 2.5L Manual S and 4dr Sdn 3.6L V6 DSG SEL Premium. The powertrains include 1.8-liter 4 turbo (170 hp), 2.0-liter 4 turbodiesel (140 hp) and 3.6-liter V6 (280 hp) engines, and 5-speed manual, 6-speed automatic, 6-speed manual and 6-speed sequential transmissions. It is Front wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from 24 mpg city to 34 mpg highway. The Passat SE 4-cyl uses Regular fuel.

Last Model Reviewed: 2014
ratings Consumer Reports Reviewed the Nissan Altima 3.5 SL (V6)
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The Nissan Altima is a sedan offered in 4dr Sdn I4 2.5 SL, 4dr Sdn I4 2.5, 4dr Sdn V6 3.5 SL, 4dr Sdn I4 2.5 S, 4dr Sdn I4 2.5 SV, 4dr Sdn V6 3.5 SV and 4dr Sdn V6 3.5 S. The powertrains include 2.5-liter 4 (182 hp) and 3.5-liter V6 (270 hp) engines, and CVT transmissions. It is Front wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from 22 mpg city to 31 mpg highway. The Altima 3.5 SL V6 CVT uses Regular fuel.

Last Model Reviewed: 2013
ratings Consumer Reports Reviewed the Chevrolet Impala 2LTZ (3.6)
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The Chevrolet Impala is a sedan offered in 4dr Sdn LTZ w/1LZ, 4dr Sdn LS w/1LS, 4dr Sdn LS Eco, 4dr Sdn LT w/1LT, 4dr Sdn LT w/2LT, 4dr Sdn LTZ w/2LZ and 4dr Sdn LT Eco. The powertrains include 2.4-liter 4 (182 hp), 2.5-liter 4 (195 hp) and 3.6-liter V6 (305 hp) engines, and 6-speed automatic transmissions. It is Front wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from 18 mpg city to 28 mpg highway. The Impala uses Regular fuel.

Last Model Reviewed: 2014
ratings Consumer Reports Reviewed the Volvo S80 (6-cyl.)
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The Volvo S80 is a sedan offered in 4dr Sdn 3.2L, 4dr Sdn 3.2L Premier Plus, 4dr Sdn 3.2L Platinum, 4dr Sdn 3.0L Platinum, 4dr Sdn 3.0L and 4dr Sdn 3.0L Premier Plus. The powertrains include 3.0-liter 6 turbo (300 hp) and 3.2-liter 6 (240 hp) engines, and 6-speed automatic transmissions. It is Front or AWD wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from 18 mpg city to 27 mpg highway. The S80 uses Regular fuel.

Last Model Reviewed: 2007