Mon. 2:30 p.m.: Magazine ranks Chevy Cruze tops among small cars

LORDSTOWN – Consumer Reports magazine today listed the Lordstown-built Chevrolet Cruze as the top-performing small car in predicted reliability rankings for brands and vehicles in 2017.

The new vehicle rankings are based on a survey of the magazine’s subscribers, along with road tests and added points for safety features.

Jake Fisher, Consumer Reports’ director of automotive testing, credited GM with improving its cars and small SUVs for several years now.

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