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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 Hyundai Elantra SE (1.8)
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The Hyundai Elantra is a 4-door hatchback, coupe, sedan offered in 5dr HB Auto w/Blue Int, 4dr Sdn Man SE, 4dr Sdn Auto Limited, 5dr HB Man, 5dr HB Auto, 4dr Sdn Man Sport, 2dr, 4dr Sdn Auto SE, 5dr HB Man w/Blue Int and 4dr Sdn Auto Sport. The powertrains include 1.8-liter 4 (145 hp), 2.0-liter 4 (166 hp) and 2.0-liter 4 (173 hp) engines, and 6-speed automatic and 6-speed manual transmissions. It is Front wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from 28 mpg city to 38 mpg highway. The Elantra GLS 4-cyl uses Regular fuel.

Last Model Reviewed: 2011
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 TDI SE
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The Volkswagen Passat is a sedan offered in 4dr Sdn 2.5L Auto SE, 4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto S, 4dr Sdn 2.0L Manual TDI SE, 4dr Sdn 1.8T Manual Sport, 4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto Wolfsburg Edition, 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 2.5L Auto Wolfsburg Edition, 4dr Sdn 1.8T Manual S, 4dr Sdn 1.8T Manual SE, 4dr Sdn 2.5L Auto S w/Nav, 4dr Sdn 3.6L V6 DSG SEL Premium, 4dr Sdn 2.5L Manual SE, 4dr Sdn 2.5L Auto S, 4dr Sdn 2.5L Auto SE w/Sunroof, 4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto SE w/Sunroof, 4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto SE w/Sunroof & Nav, 4dr Sdn 1.8T Auto Sport and 4dr Sdn 2.5L Manual S. 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 30 mpg city to 40 mpg highway. The Passat TDI SE 4-cyl uses Diesel fuel.

Last Model Reviewed: 2012
ratings Consumer Reports Reviewed the Porsche Panamera S
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The Porsche Panamera is a 4-door hatchback offered in 4dr HB 4, 4dr HB 4S Executive, 4dr HB Turbo S Executive, 4dr HB S, 4dr HB 4S, 4dr HB GTS, 4dr HB Turbo Executive, 4dr HB, 4dr HB S e-Hybrid, 4dr HB Turbo and 4dr HB Turbo S. The powertrains include 3.0-liter V6 hybrid (416 hp), 3.0-liter V6 turbo (420 hp), 3.6-liter V6 (310 hp), 4.8-liter V8 (440 hp) and 4.8-liter V8 turbo (520 hp) engines, and 7-speed sequential and 8-speed automatic transmissions. It is Rear or AWD wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from 16 mpg city to 24 mpg highway. The Panamera uses Premium fuel.

Last Model Reviewed: 2012
ratings Consumer Reports Reviewed the Chevrolet Cruze Turbo Diesel
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The Chevrolet Cruze is a sedan offered in 4dr Sdn Auto ECO, 4dr Sdn Auto 2LT, 4dr Sdn Man ECO, 4dr Sdn Auto LS, 4dr Sdn Man LS, 4dr Sdn Man 1LT, 4dr Sdn Auto Diesel, 4dr Sdn Auto 1LT, 4dr Sdn Man 2LT and 4dr Sdn LTZ. The powertrains include 1.4-liter 4 turbo (138 hp), 1.8-liter 4 (138 hp) and 2.0-liter 4 turbodiesel (151 hp) engines, and 6-speed automatic and 6-speed manual transmissions. It is Front wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from 27 mpg city to 46 mpg highway. The Cruze Turbo Diesel 4-cyl uses Diesel fuel.

Last Model Reviewed: 2014