Consumer Reports Releases Best and Worst Used Car Ratings


The Auto Channel - March 12, 2013

Con­sumer Reports has released its Best & Worst Used Cars list for model years 2003 through 2012 based pri­mar­ily on reli­a­bil­ity and safety. Among those mod­els mak­ing the worst list are: BMW 7 Series, Ford Explorer (V6, 4WD), Kia Sor­rento (V6), and the Mini Cooper S. The Honda Civic Hybrid has been in trou­ble lately with nearly 20% of 2009 MY own­ers need­ing a replace­ment battery.