With the prices of cars being so expensive today, one must be extremely careful when it comes to purchasing them. Research is a necessity, as well, because it has become clear that even the slightest of year, make, and model differences can result in one going from a solid vehicle to a complete and utter lemon.
It is clear that even the best of car manufacturers eventually make mistakes, so one cannot base their purchases on the past success of a series of vehicles. Sadly, there has been an abundance of people who have made this mistake and it is likely to occur each and every single year.
With all that has been stated thus far, in this article, we will be looking at thirteen cars that have been released this year that are taking the world by storm and thirteen more that are not worth the scrap metal. It is essential to note that these vehicles will be coming from a wide variety of car manufacturers, as they are prone to have both successes and failures.
At the end of the day, this will truly show why one must ponder deeply before committing to a newly released vehicle. Even the most popular of series can have a few bad vehicles, so it is important to be aware of which ones.
Now, let's look at these good and bad 2019 cars!
26 Taking The World By Storm: 2019 Toyota Camry
The 2019 Toyota Camry has gotten an immense amount of attention since it has entered the market. Thankfully for it, most, if not all, of its reviews have trended into the positive direction. This is because it was built extremely well.
In fact, U.S. News considers this vehicle to be tied as the best one of this model year. There is no question that this is making it get a lot of attention when it comes to its overall sales. At the end of the day, there is absolutely no question that this is a car that is worth investing in.
25 Not Worth The Scrap Metal: 2019 Buick Enclave
The Buick Enclave series has had a decent amount of success over the years, so the 2019 model came into the automobile world with high expectations. However, this vehicle has already taken a very bad turn for the worst and thus, should be avoided.
According to The Cheat Sheet, this vehicle has already received a lot of negative reviews, as it is structured extremely poorly. As a result of this, it does not seem like it is going to be able to last its drivers for a long period of time, so it is not worth the high price.
24 Taking The World By Storm: 2019 Honda Accord
The 2019 Honda Accord is the other vehicle that U.S. News considers to be at the top of the 2019 class. This is understandable because Honda has done an excellent job with this series over the years and it is clear that they followed that trend with this one.
When seeing how this vehicle is able to mix beautiful design with extreme dependability, it is clear that this is a car that is worth buying. It is apparent that it is difficult to find better anywhere else, so expect to see its sales continue to skyrocket.
23 Not Worth The Scrap Metal: 2019 Chevy Traverse
The 2019 Chevy Traverse definitely is an intriguing vehicle. The Traverse series has been one of the top selling ones for the car manufacturer over the last handful of years but it is starting to be clear that this is not going to be the case with this release.
This is largely because of the fact that this vehicle has already received a very high amount of criticism from car experts. This is largely because of the fact that this car clearly was not built to last, and as a result of this, is going to be a hassle to maintain for reliable longevity.
22 Taking The World By Storm: 2019 BMW 5 Series
The BMW 5 Series has done an excellent job over the years and it is clear that they have continued to move in the right direction with the 2019 release. It is absolutely apparent that there are an abundance of people who have already purchased one of these.
At the end of the day, one can expect high luxury from this car manufacturer and they provided it perfectly with this vehicle. There is no question that this vehicle is worth every single penny, as it not only looks great but also is built exceptionally well.
21 Not Worth The Scrap Metal: 2019 Honda Odyssey
The Honda Odyssey has consistently been one of the top vehicles released each year but 2019 has seemed to put a halt on that. This is largely because of the fact that its owners have already complained about a plethora of issues that have come with it.
This is a prime example as to why buyers must be careful to purchase vehicles. Research is essential because even the best of car series can sneak in a lemon or two at any time. With that being stated, one should avoid the 2019 Odyssey and look for a past model.
20 Taking The World By Storm: 2019 Ford Expedition
The 2019 Ford Expedition has been able to receive a plethora of positive reviews thus far and this ultimately makes sense. There is no question that the car manufacturer is slowly making this vehicle one of their prime cars, so perfection is a necessity.
It is absolutely clear that this vehicle is built to last and this is only going to help its value even more moving forward. At the end of the day, if a driver is looking for a brand new vehicle for his or her family, the 2019 Expedition could very well be their best bet.
19 Not Worth The Scrap Metal: 2019 Cadillac ATS
The 2019 Cadillac ATS definitely has been a bit of disappointment thus far, as many of its owners have already brought forth multiple complaints about it. This is definitely not ideal, as Cadillac desperately needs this vehicle to be one of their top sellers.
The ATS series has definitely been through a bit of a rough patch over the years and it appears that 2019 is going to continue that trend. This is very frightening for the car manufacturer because if this continues, it could very likely lead to the end of the series entirely.
18 Taking The World By Storm: 2019 Jeep Wrangler
The 2019 Jeep Wrangler has gotten a lot of attention over the last few months and this is wonderful news for the car manufacturer. There is no question that the Wrangler series has run into some trouble lately but the 2019 model has been positively critiqued.
At the end of the day, this is easily a vehicle that one can buy without having to worry much at all. Although it may be a bit too early to call, at this present moment, it appears likely that this is going to be a vehicle that will last for a long period of time.
17 Not Worth The Scrap Metal: 2019 Tesla Model X
There is a lot of attention given to Tesla, as it is essentially the future of vehicles brought to us. However, it is clear that there are still many issues that come from them, as the 2019 Tesla Model X has been faced with a lot of criticism thus far.
According to The Cheat Sheet, this vehicle is already deemed as one of the worst cars of this release year, so this is not ideal for them. At the end of the day, people should likely avoid this vehicle, as the manufacturer is still trying to perfect their craft.
16 Taking The World By Storm: 2019 Lincoln Navigator
The 2019 Lincoln Navigator is a masterpiece in every sense of the word. First and foremost, this luxury SUV has one of the most beautiful designs in the entire automobile world. However, even with this, it is so much more.
This vehicle has been built extremely well and offers an immense amount of protection due to this clear fact. When seeing how it also has a spectacular interior, it makes a lot of sense as to why so many people are intrigued by the model. U.S. News also considers it to be the top luxury SUV of this release year.
15 Not Worth The Scrap Metal: 2019 Ford Focus
The 2019 Ford Focus came into the automobile world with very high expectations to be something special but this has definitely not been the case. There is no question that this vehicle was clearly rushed during its development, as it has issues that could have been avoided.
It is clear that this vehicle is hurting the credibility of the Focus series and change could end up occurring if they continue to move into this direction. At the end of the day, older Focus models may be the best way to go, as this is a potential lemon.
14 Taking The World By Storm: 2019 Chevy Camaro
There is absolutely no question that the Chevy Camaro series is easily one of the best ones in the entire automobile world. Luckily for the car manufacturer, they have been able to follow up on that same expectation with the 2019 version, as well.
Although the Camaro is obviously relatively expensive, this is a vehicle that is worth every penny. It has one of the best designs out of all cars released today but is also built extremely well. It is quite clear that it already is taking the world by storm and it should be able to for quite some time.
13 Not Worth The Scrap Metal: 2019 Honda Clarity
The 2019 Honda Clarity has definitely gotten a lot of negative reviews thus far and this is entirely justifiable. It is clear that the buyers of this vehicle have already run into many issues with it and this is awful when seeing that it is a new release.
According to The Cheat Sheet, this vehicle has already had engine problems that are normally seen with older vehicles. At the end of the day, this just shows that this vehicle is going to end up not lasting for a long time, which is definitely disappointing.
12 Taking The World By Storm: 2019 Ford Edge
The 2019 Ford Edge is another vehicle on this list that can be classified as a top-notch family car. This should not be a surprise to anyone because the Ford Edge series has been able to gain a very positive reputation for its consistency with bringing solid vehicles.
At the end of the day, it is absolutely clear that this is a car that is worth investing in at this present time. When seeing how many fantastic safety features it possesses, as well as its quality when it comes to its overall structure, this is a must-have for anyone.
11 Not Worth The Scrap Metal: 2019 Kia Cadenza
The 2019 Kia Cadenza is a rarity in the fact that it is actually not a dependable car. There is no question that Kia has been able to build a very solid reputation over the years for their reliability but this vehicle just does not match that criteria.
At the end of the day, it would best for potential buyers to avoid this vehicle at all costs. According to The Cheat Sheet, this vehicle is already prone to having many electrical issues which, of course, will only worsen as time continues to pass by.
10 Taking The World By Storm: 2019 Honda CR-V
The 2019 Honda CR-V is another example as to why the car manufacturer has been able to gain a very solid reputation over the years. It is clear that this vehicle has been built to last and with that, it would make the perfect car for a family.
At the end of the day, this should not come as a surprise to anyone, as the CR-V series has become a very popular one over the years. When seeing how dependable this vehicle is, it truly does have the potential to end up being one of the top sellers of this year. In fact, it absolutely deserves to be.
9 Not Worth The Scrap Metal: 2019 Chevy Silverado 2500
The Chevy Silverado is one of the most popular trucks in the entire automobile world. However, people should absolutely avoid the 2019 Silverado 2500, as it has been reported to already have a plethora of major issues, and so early on its lifecycle.
There is no question that one buys a heavy duty truck in hopes that it will have the ability to work in even the harshest of conditions with ease. However, when it comes to the 2019 Silverado 2500, it has already become clear that this is not the case with this vehicle and it should be avoided at all costs.
8 Taking The World By Storm: 2019 Toyota RAV4
The 2019 Toyota RAV4 has been able to receive a plethora of praise since its release and this should surprise absolutely nobody. The RAV4 series has been able to constantly sit at the top of sales for a number of years and this likely is not going to change anytime soon.
At the end of the day, this is a vehicle that has been able to do well in sales yet again and this is justifiable. This is a top-notch family vehicle that is very challenging for other car manufacturers to compete with.
7 Not Worth The Scrap Metal: 2019 Volkswagen Atlas
Although not that much time has passed since the release of the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas, it is absolutely clear that this vehicle can already be deemed as unreliable. With that being stated, one should absolutely avoid it at all costs.
According to The Cheat Sheet, this vehicle has already had many complaints about the quality of its transmission. When seeing as how it has this many problems so early on in its time on the primary market, it is clear that it is not going to have the greatest of sales moving forward.
6 Taking The World By Storm: 2019 Chevy Corvette
The 2019 Chevy Corvette definitely is a vehicle that has gotten a lot of attention. This is completely understandable because the Corvette series is widely considered to be one of the most iconic in the entire history of the automobile world.
At the end of the day, it is quite clear that Chevy has continued to trend in the right direction with the 2019 release. There is no question that this is going to lead to this vehicle continuing to get an immense amount of sales as well.
5 Not Worth The Scrap Metal: 2019 Ford Flex
The 2019 Ford Flex is just another example as to why the car manufacturer should just completely rid of this series. It is clear that this vehicle will never get attention from buyers, as it has one of the worst designs out of all cars available today.
To make matters worse for the 2019 Flex, it also has run into some pretty major issues early on. Engine problems seem to be the most common of these issues which, of course, will inevitably drop its value as time continues to pass.
4 Taking The World By Storm: 2019 Toyota Prius
The Toyota Prius series is one that has brought upon some truly solid vehicles. There is no question that the 2019 Prius follows in these footsteps, as it has been able to receive an abundance of praise in such a short time on the primary market.
According to US News, this vehicle is easily one of the best and most fuel efficient vehicles available at this present time, so it clearly would be wise to invest in. At the end of the day, Toyota deserves a lot of respect for their consistency with this series.
3 Not Worth The Scrap Metal: 2019 Chevy Trax
The 2019 Chevy Trax has definitely been a bit of a letdown since its release. This is unfortunate because of the fact that the Trax series has actually had an abundance of success over the years.
At the end of the day, the biggest problem with this vehicle is that it appears to continuously have a very faulty engine. With this aiming to be a top-notch family vehicle, this is extremely disappointing and one that the company wishes that they could have perfected before its release.
2 Taking The World By Storm: 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee
The 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee has definitely been able to receive a lot of praise since its time on the primary market began. This should not come as a surprise to anyone, as this series has constantly been among the top ones over the last few years.
According to Car and Drive, this can go down as the best Jeep of this release year, so it is clear that it is going to continue to get a lot of attention from buyers. At the end of the day, there is no question that it is worth investing in.
1 Not Worth The Scrap Metal: 2019 Ram 3500
The 2019 Ram 3500 has definitely been a complete and utter lemon at this time. This is largely because of the fact that it has already had an abundance of major issues since its release, which of course, is only going to tank its overall value.
In fact, it has gotten so bad with this vehicle that there has already been a recall for them. When seeing as how this vehicle has quickly begun to break down and already need constant repairs, it is clear that it simply is not the heavy duty truck that it has been in years past.
Sources: The Cheat Sheet.com, US News Cars, and Car and Driver.