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Best New Cars for 2014

March 6, 2014

Consumer Reports recently revealed their top picks for the best new cars of 2014.

Evaluating test performance, reliability, and safety, Consumer Reports determined what they consider the best of the best in 10 vehicle categories. At the top of the heap is the Tesla Model S, which they named the Best Overall vehicle for 2014 based on the car's innovative features.

Other winners include the Subaru Impreza for best compact car, Honda Accord for best mid-sized sedan, BWM 328i for best sports sedan, and Ram 1500 for best pick up truck.

If you're considering any of these top picks, make sure to use TrueCar to find local dealers who are most willing to negotiate on these vehicles.

CategoryWinnerPrice As Tested
Best OverallTesla Model S$89,650
Compact CarSubaru Impreza$21,345
Midsized SedanHonda Accord 4-cyl.$23,270
Green CarToyota Prius$26,750
Luxury CarAudi A6$56,295
Sports SedanBMW 328i$43,195
Small SUVSubaru Forester$26,814
Midsized SUVHyundai Santa Fe$36,290
Minivan Honda Odyssey$36,830
Pickup TruckRam 1500$42,810

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- Gregg Fidan

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About: Gregg Fidan

Gregg Fidan is the founder of RealCarTips. After being ripped off on his first car purchase, he devoted several years to figuring out the best ways to avoid scams and negotiate the best car deals. He has written hundreds of articles on the subject of car buying and taught thousands of car shoppers how to get the best deals.

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