According to Car and Driver, some of the top-rated cars for 2015 are the Mazda 6, Volkswagen Passat, Honda Accord, Chevrolet Impala and the Mercedes-Benz C-Class. Some others are the Mazda 3, Ford Focus, Audi A6 and the Subaru WRX STI.
The 2015 Mazda 6 is praised for its stylish looks and its impressive handling and is Car and Driver's number two pick for best family sedan. The Volkswagen Passat makes third place in the best family sedan category, while the Honda Accord gets the top spot in the category. The Chevrolet Impala makes the list of best full-size sedans for its impressive tech, spacious cabin and good handling. The Mercedes-Benz C-Class is a top pick for entry level luxury sedans, with sophisticated engineering and upscale materials.
The Mazda 3 gets a place on the best compact cars list for being both economical and attractive. The Ford Focus tops the same list with a generous offering of standard and available features as well as agile handling. The Audi A6 is listed as number one for mid-size luxury cars. Reviewers say the A6 has exceptional handling and a plush interior. The Subaru WRX STI ranks high on the best premium sport compact cars list due to its sport-inspired power and handling.