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Motor Authority's Best Car To Buy 2014 award

2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA45 AMG, Porsche Cayman: Motor Authority's Best Cars To Buy 2014

Fast, stylish, compact, reasonably priced, and incredibly fun, the 2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA45 AMG is Motor Authority's Best Performance/Luxury Car To Buy 2014. But it was an exceptionally close race. So close, in fact, that the CLA45 AMG didn't score an outright win. The 2014 Porsche Cayman is also...

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2014 Jaguar F-Type

2014 Jaguar F-Type: Best Car To Buy 2014 Nominee

When it comes to beautiful cars, Jaguar deserves credit for creating some of the best--though it has had its doldrums. Lately, however, the brand has been back on its game... read more November 7, 2013 by 


 
2014 Audi RS 7, Las Vegas, 2013

2014 Audi RS 7: Best Car To Buy 2014 Nominee

There are many luxurious sedans on the roads these days. There are even many very fast ones. There are a few that do both luxury and the performance exceedingly well. But... read more November 6, 2013 by 


 
2014 Porsche Panamera Turbo Executive

2014 Porsche Panamera: Best Car To Buy 2014 Nominee

It’s cliche to call the Panamera a four-door 911, but in truth, that’s the most accurate one-liner to peg the car’s nature. Pushed hard, very few other... read more November 4, 2013 by 


 
2014 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG 4MATIC

2014 Mercedes-Benz S Class: Best Car To Buy 2014 Nominee

If you could only sit in one place, for the rest of your life, you could do a lot worse than to pick a seat from the 2014 Mercedes-Benz S Class. As we noted in our first... read more November 3, 2013 by 


 
2014 Cadillac CTS Live Photos

2014 Cadillac CTS: Best Car To Buy 2014 Nominee

The Cadillac CTS has been responsible, over the course of three generations, for not only re-establishing Cadillac’s reputation as a legitimate global luxury brand, but... read more November 3, 2013 by 


 
Motor Authority's Best Car To Buy 2014 award

Motor Authority's Best Car To Buy 2014 Nominees List: Cream Of The Crop

Many, many truly impressive cars hit the market for the 2014 model year. This hand-picked handful of sport/luxury sedans, coupes, and roadsters are our favorites--the very... read more October 31, 2013 by 


 
2013 Porsche Boxster

2013 Porsche Boxster: Motor Authority's Best Car To Buy 2013

We've taken a look back at the six best cars we've driven this year, and along the way, you might have found a car that fits your needs just about perfectly. From the fun and... read more December 10, 2012 by 


 
2013 Cadillac ATS

2013 Cadillac ATS: Best Car To Buy 2013 Nominee

Choosing the Best Car To Buy is no easy affair, especially when multiple manufacturers release all-new models that are absolutely, utterly fantastic--or at least very nearly... read more December 7, 2012 by 


 
Isle of Man 2013 Subaru BRZ drive

2013 Subaru BRZ: Best Car To Buy 2013 Nominee

There are a thousand reasons to love the Subaru BRZ. From its historical (though factually very minimal) relation to the beloved AE86, to the fact that it's one of the... read more December 6, 2012 by 


 
2013 Dodge SRT Viper

2013 SRT Viper: Best Car To Buy 2013 Nominee

Mental. Deadly. Damn near uncontrollable. All of those epithets used to be the most accurate descriptors of the Dodge Viper. For 2013, however, Chrysler has dropped the Dodge... read more December 5, 2012 by 


 
2013 Scion FR-S

2013 Scion FR-S: Best Car To Buy 2013 Nominee

The recipe doesn't seem all that hard: light weight, a fun but not extraordinary engine, balanced handling, and an affordable price. But so few companies bother to make such... read more December 4, 2012 by 


 
2013 Ford Focus ST

2013 Ford Focus ST: Best Car To Buy 2013 Nominee

For its combination of practicality and fun, the 2013 Ford Focus ST is very, very hard to beat. The only real alternatives are Mazda's Mazdaspeed3 and Subaru's WRX range... read more December 3, 2012 by 


 
Motor Authority Best Car To Buy 2013

Motor Authority's Best Car To Buy 2013: Video Overview

It's that time of year again. No, not the eating until you're comatose and feverishly unwrapping presents from suspicious bearded men in red suits time--it's time for Motor... read more December 3, 2012 by 


 
Motor Authority Best Car To Buy 2013

Best Car To Buy 2013: The Short List, And The Ones That Didn't Make It

As we winnow down the cars that made our list of the best drives of the 2013 model year, we have to say goodbye to some excellent cars that, despite their prowess or... read more November 20, 2012 by 


 
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Motor Authority To Name Best Car To Buy 2013

Every year, dozens of new cars light up their tires in our hands. Just one does it in our heads, weeks after we've turned the keys back in. That's the car we call Motor... read more November 13, 2012 by 


 
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MotorAuthority editors select the single luxury/performance vehicle priced higher than $50,000, that appeals to enthusiasts most strongly with styling, features, acceleration and handling.

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