Hyundai improves Tucson cupholders with two retractable nubs, tread-like texture in bottom.
With second generation, Volt cupholders lose rubber bladders and become black holes.
Chevy's Malibu also has black-hole cupholders like Volt.
Focus Titanium has great cupholders for a compact. Editor Tom Murphy shows removable floor, which taken out accommodates taller cups.
Passat has best cupholders of any D-segment model we tested this year. Note textured, removable floor liners and retractable nubs.
Bizarre mismatched cupholders in Audi S7. Driver-side holder a black hole, while passenger cupholder gets works.
Titan Platinum Reserve, despite $63,000 price tag, has no grips for cupholders.
Old Honda Pilot cupholders had foam flaps to grab skinny bottles.
New Pilot cupholders lack flaps, nubs or bladders to grip bottles.
Prius cupholders also improve old-to-new generation, from black holes to now having two retractable nubs.
Adjustable floor of RX cupholder (with key fob) raised via button between cupholders.
New Chrylser minivan has some of best cupholders tested, with four generously sized rubber bladders.