Consumer Reports issues a guide for the 25 best deals on American-made cars for the Presidents Day Weekend. In addition to using its customary rating criteria on reliability and safety, safety tests, if evaluated, Consumer Reports adds another dimension to the ratings:
But for this car-sales holiday, we scrutinized the recent leads secured through our Build & Buy service, reflecting not just potential discounts, but real-world pricing. The retail price and savings are based on the average configured vehicle at consumerreports.org. In other words, these are cars as popularly equipped with real price quotes from dealerships bound to high customer service standards.
In addition, we point you to some great consumer resources for car shopping we’ve covered before:
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