Consumer Reports

  • Tesla Model X Crossover Races to Production

    In less than a month, the Tesla Model X will roll off its California assembly line and into the driveways of the initial buyers. The much-anticipated follow-up to the ground-breaking, top-scoring...

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  • Today’s buzziest cars are more fuel efficient, but they’re not what Americans are really buying

    Tesla CEO Elon Musk tweeted Sept. 2 that the company’s next electric car, the Model 3, will start production in two years. This came soon after the newest Tesla Model S broke Consumer Reports’ rating system with the best score ever. But even with electric and hybrid cars like Tesla’s and Audi‘s…

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  • 7 Products on Deep Discount in September

    Deep discounts on some items here, like bicycles, mowers, gas grills, and garden goods, occur now because their season is coming to an end, which means inventories are thin. Other sales occur when new inventory is about to be delivered, like snow blowers and small electronics, so you'll find the…

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  • It's time to reboot the FCC Lifeline program

    Broadband Internet service is critical to an ever-growing number of tasks in our daily lives, from job hunting to doing schoolwork to managing a family’s medical issues. Yet millions of Americans...

    Consumer Reports
  • Labor Day Deals on 111 Top Appliances

    Labor Day weekend is a good time to look for end-of-season sales on mowers and grills and other outdoor gear. And a great time to find good prices on paint. But if you’re looking for a real bargain, mosey on over to the appliance section where you’ll find deep discounts on major appliances. We took…

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  • 15 Cars You Can Drive Forever

    Combine reliability and best-selling status--a true virtuous cycle--and you get ubiquity. Exactly what it is about Honda that provides such durability is the subject of much debate (and much corporate envy/espionage involving Honda's design and manufacturing processes). Look up Honda Accord in…

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