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Consumer Reports auto experts report from the 2011 Los Angeles Auto Show.
CR Los Angeles standouts
Cadillac XTS
The latest addition to the Cadillac line, the XTS is positioned above the CTS. The larger sedan is touted as the “most technologically advanced production car in the brand’s history” with such features a... More
Ford Escape
Ford’s popular Escape SUV is thoroughly redesigned for the 2013 model year, better positioning it to compete with the latest crop of sport/cutes. Along with the sleeker appearance, the new Escape boasts ... More
Honda CR-V
Honda has introduced the next-generation CR-V, making an evolutionary advance over the current, laudable small SUV. Detail changes throughout promise improvements, but the vehicle still faces tough compe... More
Mazda CX-5
The Mazda CX-5 replaces the long-in-the-tooth and recently departed Tribute, a rebadged Ford Escape. It just so happens that an all-new Ford Escape is also being introduced at the LA Auto Show. This... More
Hyundai Azera
Just at the time most other manufacturers are previewing their 2013 models at the LA Auto Show, Hyundai is introducing its redesigned 2012 Azera, a large sedan that competes with the Buick LaCrosse, Ford... More
Chevrolet Spark
The new GM car will be powered by a 1.2L dual-overhead cam four-cylinder engine with variable valve timing and an estimated 85-hp. It will come standard with a five-speed manual transmission. A four-spee... More