Most car reviews judge the popular and best cars based on the following parameters: safety, reliability, road test, and owner satisfaction. These parameters are examined based on strict track tests and extensive surveys of car owners and buyers. Many car reviews also look at the cost of a car before determining its popularity. Here are the five popular cars of the year based on various car review:
- Toyota Corolla
According to a lot of car reviews, this is the perfect sedan for those looking for affordable and reliable cars. Priced at approximately $20,652, this car has a roomy interior, excellent fuel economy (at 32 mpg), and high-quality ride. Advanced safety features of this car include forward-collision warning, automatic emergency braking, pedestrian detection, lane-keeping assistance, and lane-departure warning.
- Chevrolet Bolt
This green car is one of the most popular among compact cars according to a majority of car reviews. The Chevrolet Bolt has a brisk acceleration and a 250-mile electric range. It has a 60-kWh battery pack that is capable of storing enough charge. The cabin is quiet with minimal wind and road noise. Controls are in easy to use. This car is priced at around $43,155.
- Toyota Camry
This mid-sized car has been rated as a competent family car by many car reviews. Toyota recently redesigned the Camry to add more style and flair to the car without losing its essence. Its base four-cylinder gives a fuel economy of 32 mpg. The hybrid version has a fuel economy of 47 mpg. The cabin is quiet and roomy. The features of this car include automatic emergency braking, absorbent ride, forward-collision warning, blind-spot detection, lane-departure warning, and rear cross-traffic warning. The cost of the car is between $26,364-$28,949.
- Chevrolet Impala
The Chevrolet Impala offers the experience of driving a luxury car. It has a spacious and quiet cabin with high-quality interiors. The infotainment system is rich in features. The controls are easy to use and very intuitive. The front seats, as well as the rear seats, are roomy and spacious. Its V6 engine has enough power to give a smoothest of rides on the bumpiest of terrains. It is priced at around $39,110.
- Subaru Forester
Most car reviews have called this car a practical compact SUV. It scores high on the room, fuel economy, reliability, and visibility. There are sufficient leg and passenger room in the car which makes getting in and out of the car quite easy. The car has a standard 2.5-liter engine that ensures good fuel efficiency. Priced at around $27,145, the Forester has features such as automatic emergency brakes, forward collision warning, and all-weather grip.