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The best album by The Cars is The Cars which is ranked number 352 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 6,076.

The Cars is ranked number 270 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 8,382.

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The Cars best albums

The following albums by The Cars are ranked highest in the greatest album charts:

Sort byOverall Rank | Number of Charts | Average Rating | Number of Ratings | Release Date | Title
RankAlbumArtist
1.

The CarsUnited States The Cars
Year of Release:1978Appears in:322 charts
Rank in 1978:5Rank Score:6,076
Rank in 1970s95Overall Rank:352
Average Rating:  80/100 (419 votes)
Comments: 34 comments
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2.

Heartbeat CityUnited States The Cars
Year of Release:1984Appears in:82 charts
Rank in 1984:31Rank Score:966
Rank in 1980s288Overall Rank:1,789
Average Rating:  75/100 (108 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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Candy-OUnited States The Cars
Year of Release:1979Appears in:75 charts
Rank in 1979:49Rank Score:650
Rank in 1970s500Overall Rank:2,457
Average Rating:  76/100 (104 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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4.

Shake It UpUnited States The Cars
Year of Release:1981Appears in:28 charts
Rank in 1981:94Rank Score:263
Rank in 1980s800Overall Rank:4,971
Average Rating:  72/100 (45 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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5.

Greatest Hits
Compilation
United States The Cars
Year of Release:1985Appears in:14 charts
Rank in 1985:103Rank Score:151
Rank in 1980s1,198Overall Rank:7,649
Average Rating:  78/100 (41 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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6.

PanoramaUnited States The Cars
Year of Release:1980Appears in:15 charts
Rank in 1980:140Rank Score:137
Rank in 1980s1,288Overall Rank:8,214
Average Rating:  72/100 (36 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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7.

Door To DoorUnited States The Cars
Year of Release:1987Appears in:4 charts
Rank in 1987:201Rank Score:70
Rank in 1980s2,140Overall Rank:14,565
Average Rating:  66/100 (15 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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8.

Move Like ThisUnited States The Cars
Year of Release:2011Appears in:10 charts
Rank in 2011:506Rank Score:49
Rank in 2010s2,857Overall Rank:17,960
Average Rating:  74/100 (16 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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Anthology: Just What I Needed
Compilation
United States The Cars
Year of Release:1995Appears in:1 chart
Rank in 1995:521Rank Score:20
Rank in 1990s5,068Overall Rank:24,808
Average Rating:  78/100 (4 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Overall band rank: 270

This may not be a complete discography for The Cars. This listing only shows those albums by this artist that appear in at least one chart on this site. If an album is 'missing' that you think deserves to be here, you can include it in your own chart from the My Charts page!

The Cars best tracks

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1.Just What I Needed
(from the album The Cars)
 90/100 (130 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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2.My Best Friend's Girl
(from the album The Cars)
 86/100 (98 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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3.Good Times Roll
(from the album The Cars)
 86/100 (93 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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4.Drive
(from the album Heartbeat City)
 85/100 (39 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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5.Let's Go
(from the album Candy-O)
 85/100 (33 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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6.You're All I've Got Tonight
(from the album The Cars)
 85/100 (80 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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7.My Best Friend's Girl
(from the album Greatest Hits)
 85/100 (10 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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8.Candy-O
(from the album Candy-O)
 84/100 (25 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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9.Moving In Stereo
(from the album The Cars)
 84/100 (79 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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10.You Might Think
(from the album Heartbeat City)
 84/100 (34 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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11.Magic
(from the album Heartbeat City)
 83/100 (27 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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12.Just What I Needed
(from the album Greatest Hits)
 83/100 (9 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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13.Shake It Up
(from the album Shake It Up)
 83/100 (17 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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14.Dangerous Type
(from the album Candy-O)
 83/100 (19 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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15.Let's Go
(from the album Greatest Hits)
 83/100 (8 votes)
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16.Bye Bye Love
(from the album The Cars)
 83/100 (73 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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17.Drive
(from the album Greatest Hits)
 83/100 (11 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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18.Since You're Gone
(from the album Shake It Up)
 82/100 (17 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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19.Heartbeat City
(from the album Heartbeat City)
 82/100 (20 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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20.Good Times Roll
(from the album Greatest Hits)
 82/100 (8 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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The Cars ratings

Average Rating: 
75/100 (from 42 votes)
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90/100
From Kuzh69 10/21/2014 03:10
Great beach and road music for the late 70's - early 80's
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From Xavygravy 08/20/2012 10:18
I've never really been a fan of the albums, but I love the singles.
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From daftpunter 11/18/2011 04:06
Grade based on the first two albums. They're good enough to completely disregard the eighties euro-synth crap they only took 30 years to get past with Move Like This.
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