Published On: Mar 05 2013 10:31:19 AM CSTUpdated On: Mar 06 2013 01:00:00 AM CST
Forbes has compiled a list of what it feels are the best cars for commuters in 2013. The magazine grouped the cars into different types of commutes, then ranked them based on their Consumer Reports score (1-100), gas mileage, fuel capacity and range. Purchase price was not factored into the list.
Mini Cooper (short commute) -- Consumer Reports Score: 81 Fuel Economy: 29 city/37 highway/32 combined Fuel Capacity: 13.2 gallons
One person was shot Thursday afternoon in the City of Santa Maria and taken to Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital via Calstar helicopter. The suspect remains on the loose as a police manhunt remains underway. Witness says victim and suspect were fighting over access to a gas pump.