CR Digital Archive

April 2019

Cover Story

10 Top Picks of 2019: Best Cars of the Year
The best cars based on CR's track tests, safety evaluations, and survey data on reliability and owner satisfaction

Special Report

Making the World Safer for Pedestrians
What automakers and cities need to do to make streets safer for people, and how CR has helped reform the marketplace


Get Top Dollar for Your Trade-In
Here’s what you need to know to get its true value

Road Report

SUV or Pickup: Which to Choose?
Comparing drivability, comfort, access, fuel economy, ride, and towing capacity

Space Race: Cargo Room for Cars by Vehicle Category
Find out which cars are the cargo kings


From Our President: Look Both Ways Before Reading
Consumer Reports identifies and advocates car safety systems that will enhance driver and pedestrian safety

Driving by Gender
What do women—and men—want in a car? We let the data do the talking.

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