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Tesla’s Model S is no longer recommended by Consumer Reports after problems with its touchscreen, suspension, and body hardware

Consumer Reports no longer recommends the Tesla Model S. The magazine said its readers reported issues with the sedan’s suspension, electronics, body hardware, and more. In overall reliability, Tesla slipped two spots to come in second-to-last place above Lincoln. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Tesla has sunk to […]
Tesla’s Model S is no longer recommended by Consumer Reports after problems with its touchscreen, suspension, and body hardware
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Self-driving cars may be decades away, but safety features common on Tesla and Toyota vehicles are already saving lives, a new Consumer Reports survey says

Auto companies are already using some of the technology that will underpin self-driving cars to prevent accidents today, according to a new Consumer Reports survey. The survey focused on Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS), which include features that can alert drivers to vehicles or pedestrians around them, keep vehicles from […]
Self-driving cars may be decades away, but safety features common on Tesla and Toyota vehicles are already saving lives, a new Consumer Reports survey says
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A key feature of Tesla’s Autopilot system is worse than a human driver and increases stress, according to Consumer Reports

The automated lane-change feature in Autopilot,Tesla‘s semi-autonomous driver-assistance system, is worse than a human driver, Consumer Reports said in a review of the feature published on Wednesday. Consumer Reports said its testers found that the feature wouldn’t leave enough space in front of approaching cars when changing lanes, would often […]
A key feature of Tesla’s Autopilot system is worse than a human driver and increases stress, according to Consumer Reports
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Tesla’s infotainment system is better than any other auto brand’s, according to Consumer Reports

Tesla‘s infotainment system is better than any other auto brand’s, according to Consumer Reports. Eighty-six per cent of surveyed owners reported being “very satisfied” with Tesla‘s infotainment system, 6% higher than the runner-up, BMW. Tesla’s system received the highest rating for audio, calls, and navigation. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for […]
Tesla’s infotainment system is better than any other auto brand’s, according to Consumer Reports
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Consumer Reports no longer recommends Tesla’s Model 3

Consumer Reports no longer recommendsTesla‘s Model 3 sedan, the publication said on Thursday. The vehicle lost its recommendation due to feedback from Consumer Reports’ annual reliability survey. Consumer Reports subscribers cited problems with the Model 3‘s door handles, loose interior trim and moulding, paint defects, and cracked windows. A Tesla […]
Consumer Reports no longer recommends Tesla’s Model 3
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The 10 best cars of 2019

Consumer Reports released its annual “Top Picks” list on Thursday. Ten cars all from different segments of the market were selected based on performance in road testing, predicted reliability, safety, and owner satisfaction. Toyota led the way with four cars on the list, while Subaru followed with two entries. Ford, […]
The 10 best cars of 2019
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Tesla’s Model 3 was named the most satisfying car by Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports has named Tesla‘s Model 3 sedan the most satisfying car. Survey respondents rated their vehicles based on their driving experience, value, comfort, styling, audio, and climate systems. Out of a possible 100 points, the Model 3 received 99 points for its driving experience, 84 points for comfort, and […]
Tesla’s Model 3 was named the most satisfying car by Consumer Reports
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Here’s what’s wrong with your printer

Printer issues are universal headaches – the ink is expensive, the paper gets jammed, and the Wifi doesn’t work. In fact, according to Consumer Reports, 75% of home printers are thrown away within a few years of purchase. We spoke to printer whiz Tercius Bufete, who’s an associate editor at […]
Here’s what’s wrong with your printer
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The 10 least reliable cars of 2018

On Wednesday, Consumer Reports released its annual list of the 10 least reliable cars. The publication created the list by analysing survey responses on more than 500,000 vehicles, and used the responses to predict which cars will create the most problems for their owners. General Motors placed four vehicles on […]
The 10 least reliable cars of 2018