The station is continually ranked one of the highest-rated stations in the New York market, as well as one of the highest-rated classic hits stations in the United States.
Fifteen years on, the Civic now becomes a midsize car.
Past readers of previous compact-car Big Tests will recognize the most recent winner, the 2016 Mazda3, this time in “i” Grand Touring trim, which is a relatively recent combination of the small-engined “i” with the high-end features of Grand Touring.
And although the Volkswagen Jetta hasn’t been all-new since 2011, it did get a new engine this year that promises to be more frugal and just as fun as the one it replaces.
The station is the home of the Scott Shannon in the Morning show.
WCBS-FM was one of the first notable oldies stations in the country, with the format dating back to July 7, 1972.