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Always eager to help, the car guys at About and the car guys at Edmunds have combined to to suggest the best cars in every significant category. Scan the lists below and have fun finding the car of your dreams. Or at least the car your wallet dreams about.
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Best New Cars of 2014
About.com picks the best new and redesigned cars of 2014.

Least Expensive Cars of 2013

Ten Most Fuel-Efficient Cars of 2011
Ten Most Fuel-Efficient Cars of 2011

Ten Most Fuel-Efficient Cars of 2012
You can find plenty of lists of the most fuel-efficient cars on the US market -- but how many would you want to drive? We'll take you through each of these cars and tell you which ones you'll want to drive and which ones you'll want to leave by the side of the road.

2013 About.com Cars Readers' Choice Award Winners
Your picks for the best cars of 2013

Best Cars for Dads

My Favorite Fuel Efficient Cars
My philosophy about fuel-efficient cars is that one shouldn't give up an enjoyable drive just to save fuel. That's why this isn't just a by-the-numbers list of cars with the best fuel economy. Instead, I've put together a list of cars that I think are the most enjoyable of the misers. Here they are -- ten high-MPG cars that constitute my...

Ten Small Cars You Can Live With
Think you need a big car? Think again -- here are ten small cars that do the job just as well as large cars or SUVs, and yet have the low pricing, easier driving, and superior fuel economy of a small car.

2012 About.com Cars Readers' Choice Award Winners
Introduction to the 2012 About.com Readers Choice Award Winners

Ten 2012 Cars Worth Waiting For
Ten 2012 Cars Worth Waiting For - My most-anticipated new 2012 cars

2011 About.com Cars Readers' Choice Award Winners
Your picks for the best cars of 2011

Your picks: Favorite fuel-efficient cars
Your picks: Favorite fuel-efficient cars

Your picks: Best family cars under $20,000
Readers give their opinions on the best family cars under $20,000.

Top 10 Deals on Wheels
Our guide to some of the best (and least-well-known) auto bargains

Top 10 Features Your Next Car Should Have
Our favorite gadgets and gee-gaws

Top 10 SUV Alternatives
Need space and bad-weather ability? These cars do it best

Best Road Trip Cars
With airline travel getting more miserable (and more fee-laden) day by day, many folks are re-discovering the joys of the great American road trip -- but which cars are best for life on the road? Different travelers have different needs, so I've picked a variety of cars that I think make great road trip vehicles. Here they are, arranged by price from lowest to highest.

Top 10 Cars to Give as a Gift

We all dream of stepping out into our driveway and finding a four-wheeled present with a giant bow. Let's say you want to make that fantasy come true for someone in your life -- here are ten cars, listed in alphabetical order and chosen to fit all budgets and tastes, that would make great presents.

Top 10 Fun, Fuel-Efficient Cars
Who says "fun" and "frugal" are mutually exclusive?

Ten Small Cars You Can Live With
Think you can't live with a small car? Here are ten vehicles that might just prove you wrong.

Your picks: Best cars for dads
Have your say -- what are the best cars for dads?

Ten Best Cars for Teens
Here are ten cars that are easy to drive and affordable to buy, insure and run. Another Top Picks list from the road testers at About Cars.

Cars for Dads
Here are ten cars that are perfect for dads -- cars that combine a modicum of practicality with high cool quotient and fun-to-drive factor that make them ideal for fathers.

Cars for Moms
Who says motherhood demands a minivan or big SUV? Here are ten cars that are perfect for moms, with lots of family-friendly features that mothers everywhere will approve of.

Reader picks: Fuel-saving tips

My Favorite American Cars
Ten Best American Cars

Ten best gifts for car buffs
Wondering what to buy the car lover in your life? Here are ten suggestions that will fit all budgets.

Your picks -- Best gifts for car buffs
Your picks -- Best gifts for car buffs

About.com Cars 2013 Readers' Choice Awards Nomination Form
Nominate your picks for our 2013 Readers' Choice awards! Open categories include Best Family Car, Best Performance Car, Best Car for Teens, Best Car Under $17,000, and Best New Car of 2013.

About.com Readers' Choice Awards 2013 - Best Performance Car of 2013
Vote for your favorite performance car in the 2013 About.com Readers' Choice Awards

About.com Readers' Choice Awards 2013 - Best Car for Teens of 2013
Vote for your favorite car for teens in the 2013 About.com Readers' Choice Awards

About.com Readers' Choice Awards 2013 - Best New or Redesigned Car of 2013
Vote for your favorite car for teens in the 2013 About.com Readers' Choice Awards

About.com Readers' Choice Awards 2013 - Best Car Under $17,000 of 2013
Vote for your favorite car for teens in the 2013 About.com Readers' Choice Awards

Cheapest Cars of 2010
Are cheap cars really all that cheap? We've driven the ten least-expensive 2011 cars on the American market, and here we share our opinions of the cars that carry the lowest sticker prices in the US.

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