10 Top Picks of 2017: Best Cars of the Year

Consumer Reports’ annual top 10 car picks is a list of reliable cars that proved to be good in all (or nearly all) its aspects. When assessing the quality of a particular vehicle, the team analyzed such characteristics and results as: predicted reliability, road-test performance, owner satisfaction, and safety. To be included in the list, a car was to get the best overall score based on these 4 figures. There’s only one car per category, so it’s actually a list of the best of the best!