Consumer Reports Names Best Vehicles
Tesla Model S takes top honors, with Chrysler's Ram 1500 best pickup
By Newser Editors, Newser Staff
Posted Feb 25, 2014 6:41 PM CST
Best overall: Tesla Model S electric sedan   (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)

(Newser) Consumer Reports is out with its top picks for 2014 vehicles, with Tesla's Model S taking top honors as "best overall." The pricey Tesla is among four new winners this year, with the others in the categories of midsize SUVs, small SUVs, and pickups, notes USA Today. Here are the 10 top winners:

  • Best overall: Tesla Model S ($89,650)
  • Midsize sedan: Honda Accord ($23,270)
  • Compact car: Subaru Impreza ($21,345)
  • Green car: Toyota Prius ($26,750)
  • Luxury car: Audi A6 ($56,295)
  • Sports sedan: BMW 328i ($43,195)
  • Small SUV: Subaru Forester ($26,814)
  • Midsize SUV: Hyundai Santa Fe ($36,290)
  • Minivan: Honda Odyssey ($36,830)
  • Pickup truck: Ram 1500 ($42,810)
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