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2013 Hyundai Equus
“Rarely do $60,000 cars feel like a deal, but the Equus does. The exterior is stunning and the interior lush. This car exudes luxury without flash. It's understated in all the right ways. ” — Cars.com   See More Reviews
4.1 
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2013 Audi A8
“This full-size luxury sedan features an impeccably finished cabin, refined acceleration and polished road manners.” — Edmunds.com   See More Reviews
3.8 
2
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2013 BMW 740
“Like all 7-series models, the 740i is surprisingly deft for something so large, a supersized 3-series, a feeling enhanced by its lighter nose. ” — Car and Driver   See More Reviews
3.8 
2
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2013 BMW 750
“There is almost nothing this car can't do, and the stretched L version makes a perfect rolling office for the businessperson on the go. ” — Kelley Blue Book   See More Reviews
3.8 
2
TIE
2013 BMW ActiveHybrid 740
“Unlike the gasoline-only 7 Series, though, the 740Li Hybrid can glide silently on electric power only.” — Edmunds.com   See More Reviews
3.8 
2
TIE
2013 Cadillac CTS
“The cabin is impressively hushed overall. ” — Consumer Guide   See More Reviews
3.8 
2
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2013 Lexus LS 460
“The attention to finish and detail in the interior of the LS borders on the obsessive.” — Car and Driver   See More Reviews
3.8 
2
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2013 Mercedes-Benz S350 BlueTEC
“The S-Class cabins are among the most beautiful interior executions on the market today. ” — New Car Test Drive   See More Reviews
3.8 
2
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2013 Mercedes-Benz S400 Hybrid
“The S-Class cabins are among the most beautiful interior executions on the market today. ” — New Car Test Drive   See More Reviews
3.8 
2
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2013 Mercedes-Benz S550
“Virtually every convenience imaginable, from massaging front seats to electric door-close assists, and the most sophisticated passenger-car safety technology money can buy.” — New Car Test Drive   See More Reviews
3.8 
2
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2013 Toyota Avalon Hybrid
“That Toyota's 2013 Avalon Hybrid can plod us along in coddled comfort for 46.5 city miles on only one gallon of 87 octane fuel is a stunning technological achievement. No less so, say, than the fact that its cabin is utterly impenetrable to wind and road noise.” — Edmunds.com   See More Reviews
3.8 
2
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2013 Infiniti G37 Coupe
“The G37's buttons and knobs don't overwhelm as they do in some luxury car offerings and are very straightforward and intuitive in operation.” — Road & Track   See More Reviews
3.8 
2
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2013 Infiniti IPL G
“The G37's buttons and knobs don't overwhelm as they do in some luxury car offerings and are very straightforward and intuitive in operation.” — Road & Track   See More Reviews
3.8 
2
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2013 Infiniti M56
“....the Infiniti M56's brawny 5.6-liter V8 makes many of its contemporary competitors look downright underpowered by comparison.” — Edmunds.com   See More Reviews
3.8 
2
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2013 Infiniti M56x
“....the Infiniti M56's brawny 5.6-liter V8 makes many of its contemporary competitors look downright underpowered by comparison.” — Edmunds.com   See More Reviews
3.8 
2
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2013 Jaguar XF
“From the pulsating starter button to the mechanized revolving air vents and pop-up rotary gearshift, the XF does things differently. There's a sense of fun, of what-the-heck style missing in the ascetic logic of German rivals.” — CAR   See More Reviews
3.8 
2
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2013 Jaguar XJ
“This is a dramatic, coupe-like four-door sedan, with a notably bluff-like grille, a short front overhang, and a long tail. ” — Car and Driver   See More Reviews
3.8 
2
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2013 Porsche Panamera Hybrid
“Just as impressive is the virtually seamless engagement and disengagement of the combustion engine and electric motor, resulting in neither shudder nor hiccup. ” — Motor Trend   See More Reviews
3.8 
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2013 BMW 550
“Styling looks edgy and dynamic...” — Road & Track   See More Reviews
3.7 
3
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2013 BMW 550 Gran Turismo
“As is the case with BMWs in this price range, the interior was a finely crafted blend of leather and wood trim, anchored by the iDrive infotainment screen.” — Motor Trend   See More Reviews
3.7 
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2013 BMW 640 Gran Coupe
“During our short stint in the car, we were impressed with its overall style and functionality, while being happy to see much of the 6-Series grand touring oriented handling characteristics were maintained in this category-defining grand tourer.” — Road & Track   See More Reviews
3.7 
3
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2013 BMW 650 Gran Coupe
“the Gran Coupe's cockpit is beautifully executed.” — Car and Driver   See More Reviews
3.7 
3
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2013 Mercedes-Benz CLS550
“The brakes are simply unflappable, with short pedal travel and surprising fade resistance in hard street driving....” — Car and Driver   See More Reviews
3.7 
3
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2013 BMW ActiveHybrid 5
“Like other 5-series Bimmers, the Active 5 is poised, balanced, and fairly responsive. In terms of traditional performance, it's hard to imagine anyone being dissatisfied.” — Car and Driver   See More Reviews
3.7 
3
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2013 Volvo S60
“In reviews, we've found the latest S60 to be a comfortable, sophisticated and well-behaved luxury sedan with plenty of power regardless of trim level. The option of an all-wheel-drive version is nice for those who live in inclement areas of the country.” — Edmunds.com   See More Reviews
3.7 
4
2013 Infiniti M35h
“This car is fast. (All accel runs in Sport.) I could feel the torque immediately from launch and it maintains it throughout the run. Upshifts are quick and smooth. ” — Edmunds.com   See More Reviews
3.6 
4
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2013 Infiniti M37
“Well, after driving the production sedans for a day on some challenging driving loops in the mountains near San Diego, we can say these new Infinitis are assuredly smooth.” — Popular Mechanics   See More Reviews
3.6 
4
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2013 Infiniti M37x
“Good finish and interesting materials characterize the cabin, including an ash wood grain oriented opposite the norm and a textured aluminum trim. ” — New Car Test Drive   See More Reviews
3.6 
4
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2013 Lexus GS 350
“The new GS' impressive blend of nimble handling, quiet road manners, intriguing looks and high-level interior seem like the perfect blueprint for the brand's future.” — Cars.com   See More Reviews
3.6 
4
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2013 Lexus GS 450h
“There's a complete absence of road or engine noise, the ride is plush, and the seats are as soft as buttery mashed potatoes.” — Car and Driver   See More Reviews
3.6 
4
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2013 Mercedes-Benz C350
“But this new Mercedes C-Class Coupe is a solid contender...with strong and smooth engines, terrific handling and superb fit and finish. ” — Edmunds.com   See More Reviews
3.6 
4
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2013 Acura TL
“The TL is at its best for those who want to pair that luxury-sedan cabin with an impressive tech feature set.” — The Car Connection   See More Reviews
3.6 
4
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2013 Audi A7
“With the throttle and steering in dynamic mode, the Audi feels eager and smaller than it is, its helm light, precise, and long on feedback. In the tight confines of wooded two-lanes, the A7 is the better place to be.” — Car and Driver   See More Reviews
3.6 
4
TIE
2013 Mercedes-Benz E350
“The E-Class offers exceptional handling capabilities without losing out on ride quality.” — Automobile   See More Reviews
3.6 
4
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2013 Mercedes-Benz E550
“The E-Class offers exceptional handling capabilities without losing out on ride quality.” — Automobile   See More Reviews
3.6 
5
2013 Infiniti G37 Convertible
“The G37's buttons and knobs don't overwhelm as they do in some luxury car offerings and are very straightforward and intuitive in operation.” — Road & Track   See More Reviews
3.5 
5
TIE
2013 Mercedes-Benz E350 BLUETEC
“Across the line, build quality is tight, materials selection is mostly excellent, and quietness is a strength.” — The Car Connection   See More Reviews
3.5 
5
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2013 Mercedes-Benz E400 Hybrid
“The E-Class offers exceptional handling capabilities without losing out on ride quality.” — Automobile   See More Reviews
3.5 
5
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2013 Volvo XC70
“We also recommend the excellent-sounding Dynaudio sound system - it's one of the best offered on any vehicle.” — The Car Connection   See More Reviews
3.5 
5
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2013 Audi A6
“An "advanced key" option allows you to start the car without digging around for the key at the bottom of your purse or briefcase. Sensors recognize the key, and to start the car, you press the "engine start" button.” — Cars.com   See More Reviews
3.5 
5
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2013 BMW 135
“On the road, the power delivery of the turbo six is so smooth and relentless that it makes the 1 Series fast-very fast-but never furious. ” — Edmunds.com   See More Reviews
3.5 
5
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2013 BMW 335
“The BMW's engine and transmission are both efficient and charismatic. The in-line-six is ultra smooth at idle but sings a happy tune in the upper rev ranges. ” — Automobile   See More Reviews
3.5 
5
TIE
2013 BMW 528
“Being otherwise identical to its more-expensive siblings means the 528i shares with them a whisper-quiet interior and rich trimmings.” — Car and Driver   See More Reviews
3.5 
5
TIE
2013 BMW 535
“The modular BMW interior, much of which finds its way into models from the top of the line to the bottom, is handsome and contemporary. ” — New Car Test Drive   See More Reviews
3.5 
5
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2013 BMW 535 Gran Turismo
“As is the case with BMWs in this price range, the interior was a finely crafted blend of leather and wood trim, anchored by the iDrive infotainment screen. ” — Motor Trend   See More Reviews
3.5 
5
TIE
2013 BMW ActiveHybrid 3
“Not only do you get the full thrust of the 3.0-liter turbo-6 but also the benefit of the electric motor's 155 pound-feet of torque. Together, the pair punches a decisive hole in the horizon as the BMW surges forward with near-startling zeal. ” — Edmunds.com   See More Reviews
3.5 
5
TIE
2013 Hyundai Azera
“It offers a spacious interior, supple ride and high-end amenities at a value price.” — Kelley Blue Book   See More Reviews
3.5 
5
TIE
2013 Lexus IS 350
“...any IS can be a serene cocoon. We found that there is hardly any road noise coming through the tires, very little vibration at the wheel and pedal, steering is light and easy, and wind noise is kept to a minimum.” — New Car Test Drive   See More Reviews
3.5 
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2013 Lincoln MKS
“It drove really nicely, too, thanks to Lincoln Drive Control, which "orchestrates the performance" of the suspension. ” — AutoWeek   See More Reviews
3.4 
6
TIE
2013 Mercedes-Benz C250
“In the esses, the 250's smooth and communicative hydraulically boosted rack-and-pinion steering feels weighty throughout rotation, which, together with an engine screaming for mercy and the optional Sport suspension...makes cornering a surprisingly entertaining...proposition. ” — Motor Trend   See More Reviews
3.4 
6
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2013 Mercedes-Benz C300
“...the 2012 Mercedes-Benz C300 is a class act. It's well built, feels solid like a tank, is fast enough (barely), has good grip with AWD - overall it's a nice smallish car. ” — AutoWeek   See More Reviews
3.4 
6
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2013 Volvo S80
“The interior of this Swede is a milestone in Volvo design. The two-tone chiseled dash achieves simple but attractive lines and houses a twin-dial instrument cluster with trick floating needles. Volvo's signature waterfall-style center console also makes an appearance in this new model, and becomes only more attractive with each iteration.” — Road & Track   See More Reviews
3.4 
6
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2013 BMW 128
“We found the front bucket seats very comfortable and supportive, with big side bolsters. ” — New Car Test Drive   See More Reviews
3.4 
6
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2013 Lexus ES 300h
“The 2013 Lexus ES 300h delivers a refined and serene driving experience that is bolstered by the quiet all-electric operation at lower speeds.” — Edmunds.com   See More Reviews
3.4 
6
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2013 Lexus ES 350
“And it's here where the ES350 really shines, becoming a virtually transparent conveyance, shielding its occupants from the outside world behind acoustically insulated glass.” — Car and Driver   See More Reviews
3.4 
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2013 Lexus IS 250
“...any IS can be a serene cocoon. We found that there is hardly any road noise coming through the tires, very little vibration at the wheel and pedal, steering is light and easy, and wind noise is kept to a minimum.” — New Car Test Drive   See More Reviews
3.4 
6
TIE
2013 Lexus IS 250C
“There's not a brace or strut visible inside, and the effect is almost coupelike.” — Motor Trend   See More Reviews
3.4 
6
TIE
2013 Lexus IS 350C
“There's not a brace or strut visible inside, and the effect is almost coupe-like.” — Motor Trend   See More Reviews
3.4 
6
TIE
2013 Lincoln MKZ
“The split-wing front grille is just as eye-catching as Max Wolff promises, while tasteful detailing with satin-finish aluminum adds a premium tone to the exterior.” — Automobile   See More Reviews
3.4 
6
TIE
2013 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid
“The good news is that brake pedal modulation felt easier in the MKZ than our previous experience with the Fusion Hybrid, and the powertrain's switching between EV and gasoline propulsion is seamless. ” — Automobile   See More Reviews
3.4 
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2013 Audi A5
3.3 
7
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2013 Infiniti G37x Coupe
“Serious horsepower, refined manners, and excellent handling make the G37x [a] strong player in [its] segment. ” — Car and Driver   See More Reviews
3.3 
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2013 BMW 328
“Without totally abandoning its driving-enthusiast constituents, the 2012 3-series tenders a rich menu of gimmicks and gadgets that probably will appeal to those who always want more. ” — Car and Driver   See More Reviews
3.2 
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2013 Hyundai Genesis Sedan
“The Genesis sedan earned Top Safety Pick status from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, representing top scores in all of the organization's crash tests. ” — Cars.com   See More Reviews
3.2 
8
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2013 Cadillac XTS
“Clean and elegant also applies to most of the exterior design. Sharp angles and creases are out and subtle folds are in.” — Car and Driver   See More Reviews
3.2 
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2013 Cadillac ATS
“The balance the ATS exhibits comes via a 50/50 weight distribution and well-tuned standard FE2 suspension, including Cadillac's first-ever five-link independent rear setup. The quick and precise electric steering offers adjustable weight and has high effort in Sport mode. As a result, the ATS proved a more-than-willing dance partner on Georgia's twisty back roads. It's very tied down, with minimal body roll and minimal understeer at the limit.” — Edmunds.com   See More Reviews
3.1 
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2013 Audi A4
“...with that increase in length and width and a minor reduction in height (it's now lower by less than 0.1 inch), the new model has a planted, sportier stance and holds the road with a new sense of confidence and enthusiasm...” — Motor Trend   See More Reviews
2.9 
10
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2013 Audi allroad
“The cabin is as well turned out as you'd expect, a veritable festival of high-buck materials screwed together with the precision of, well, an Audi. ” — Car and Driver   See More Reviews
2.9 
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2013 Tesla Model S
“It's attractive, comfortable, fast, practical, technically fascinating, and not overpriced. Most important, it's not just a good electric vehicle, it's a good car.” — Car and Driver   See More Reviews
2.8 
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