Consumer Reports has published its annual list of the best cars to buy for 2021. To get down to these 10 models, CR narrowed the list down from 250 vehicles on sale in America, based on their own performance and safety testing, as well as reliability and ownership satisfaction surveys.
Now, these aren't the sexiest cars or the most fun to hoon around a track. But they are probably the ones that owners will least regret buying.
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CR notes that the Tesla Model 3 offers "an unworldly driving experience." We'd agree, but just take Elon's advice and make sure you don't buy one made during a spell when the carmaker was ramping up production.
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