Ford Motor Co. dominated this year’s list of best cars for the money from U.S. News & World Report.
The Dearborn automaker had six of the 21 best “cars for the money” based on the opinion of the automotive press, interior features, and comfort and reliability data from J.D. Power and Associates and safety data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.
Toyota Motor Corp. had five vehicles appear on the list.
Ford’s Focus compact, Fusion midsize sedan, Fusion Hybrid sedan, Taurus full-size sedan — which has won best large car for the money the past four years — and Escape and Edge SUVs made the list.
Toyota models on the list included: The Scion FR-S sports coupe, the Lexus RX 350 and RX Hybrid SUVs and the Toyota Tacoma and Tundra pickups.
General Motors Co. had three vehicles make the list: The Chevrolet Tahoe SUV, Buick Verano luxury small car and Buck Regal luxury midsize car.
No Chrysler Group LLC vehicles made this year’s list.