1. Hyundai Tucson
Hyundai improves Tucson cupholders with two retractable nubs, tread-like texture in bottom.
2. Chevy Volt
With second generation, Volt cupholders lose rubber bladders and become black holes.
3. Chevy Malibu
Chevy's Malibu also has black-hole cupholders
4. Ford Focus
Focus Titanium has great cupholders for a compact. Editor Tom Murphy shows removable floor, which taken out accommodates taller cups.
5. Volkswagen Passat
Passat has best cupholders of any D-segment model we tested this year. Note textured, removable floor liners and retractable nubs.
6. Audi S7
Bizarre mismatched cupholders in Audi S7. Driver-side holder a black hole, while passenger cupholder gets works.
7. Nissan Titan
Titan Platinum Reserve, despite $63,000 price tag, has no grips for cupholders.
8. Honda Pilot
Old Honda Pilot cupholders had foam flaps to grab skinny bottles.
9. Toyota Prius
Prius cupholders also improve old-to-new generation, from black holes to now having two retractable nubs.