Toyota Tops Consumer Reports Auto Reliability RankingsToyota is at the top of the Consumer Reports reliability rankings, a reward for its conservative approach to new technology. The magazine's rankings are closely watched in the industry.
Report: Car Insurance Rates Much Higher In Minority AreasA new report suggests that people living in urban minority neighborhoods could be paying as much as 30 percent more for car insurance, but an industry group says the report's findings are flawed.
Experts At Consumer Reports Offer Last-Minute Gift IdeasStill trying to think of the right holiday gifts for family, friends and other people in your life? Well, you want to buy something that ties into the person’s interests or hobbies and is reliable, safe and recommended by a good source.
Consumer Reports: Safest Child Safety SeatsConsumer Reports has important new child-seat advice for parents.
Secrets To Your Car Insurance Rates RevealedYou probably know your age, where you live, and how you drive impacts your car insurance rates… but did you know where you shop, what credit cards you use, and your level of education could also be a factor?
Consumer Reports Finds Some Newer Cars Burn Too Much OilNewer cars aren't supposed to burn oil, but Consumer Reports magazine found that some engines mainly from Audi, BMW and Subaru force their owners to add a quart as often as once a month.
Tech Issues Hurt Auto Reliability ScoresLexus finishes tops in Consumer Reports reliability study, followed closely by Toyota. Buick is top domestic brand.
Consumer Reports Lists Best, Worst Fast Food RestaurantsThe survey, which includes 65 restaurant chains, is based on responses from more than 32,000 subscribers.
Consumer Reports Names Tesla Model S Its Top PickThe Tesla Model S electric sedan is Consumer Reports' top pick in this year's automotive rankings.
Center Uses Crash-Test Dog Dummies To Study Safety RestraintsTo make the world safer for pets, Lindsey Wolko had to design an indestructible dog. Two years and hundreds of thousands of dollars later, her nonprofit has a set of crash-test dog dummies that were battered, throttled and sent flying to test several car safety restraints.
Consumer Reports Releases Hospital RatingsConsumer Reports is out with its annual list of hospital ratings, and several DFW facilities make the cut.
Consumer Reports Gives Highest Ever Rating To Electric Sports CarAn all-electric sports car has performed better than just about any vehicle ever tested in the history of Consumer Reports. A car made by Tesla Motors got a rating just one point shy of the highest mark possible.