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2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Preview Video
2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Preview Video

The latest S-Class and C-Class are some of the highest-rated cars at The Car Connection--so how can Mercedes-Benz top itself? With a new car that it calls its most intelligent yet. The world got its first look at that car--the 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class--at the 2016 Detroit auto show. ALSO SEE...Read More»

2017 Chrysler Pacifica
2017 Chrysler Pacifica Preview Video

Chrysler pioneered the minivan, and it still sells the most flexible, utility-minded vans on the road today. But for 2017, it's reinventing its minivans, with a more luxurious and more efficient driving experience in mind. Here's a first look at the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica. ALSO SEE: 2017 Honda...Read More»

2015 Ford Edge
2015 Ford Edge Video Road Test

Everyone knows the Ford Explorer--and after a decade and a half on the road, everyone knows the Ford Escape, too. But what about the Ford Edge? Ford's mid-size crossover SUV has been a good performer and a strong seller, but it's gone about it all in stealth mode. Will that change with a new...Read More»

2017 Mitsubishi Mirage GT
2017 Mitsubishi Mirage Video Preview

You might not know it, but the tiny Mirage has been a smash hit for Mitsubishi. The automaker needed to sell just 7,500 to break even in the U.S.; yet in the first twelve months of sales it sold 16,000 units. Now, it's time for an update. The exterior's been updated with a new hood, front grille...Read More»

2016 Nissan Sentra
2016 Nissan Sentra Video Preview

Some of the best cars to buy are small sedans--cars like the new Honda Civic, Chevy Cruze, and Hyundai Elantra. Nissan has some catching up to do with its Sentra, but will the 2016 model-year update give it the boost it needs? While it's not a dramatic change, the 2016 Sentra gets an updated look...Read More»

2017 Land Rover Range Rover Evoque Convertible, 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show
2017 Land Rover Range Rover Evoque Convertible Video Preview

So, you want to go off-roading in a convertible SUV. There's always the Jeep Wrangler. But the Nissan Murano CrossCabriolet is gone, may it rest in peace. Well, now, there's another way to throw caution to the wind. ALSO SEE: 2017 Fiat 124 Spider Video Preview Well, they did it. Land Rover showed...Read More»

2017 Fiat 124 Spider, 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show
2017 Fiat 124 Spider Video Preview

It's been five years since Fiat returned to the U.S., here, at the Los Angeles Auto Show, but it feels like forever since they've sold a classic Italian convertible here. Now, after 50 years, it's time. Recognize this? Don't call it a Miata. While it's based on the new MX-5, the Fiat 124 Spider's...Read More»

2017 Buick LaCrosse, 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show
2017 Buick LaCrosse Video Preview

Buick generated some buzz with its Avenir Concept earlier this year, and now it's putting some of that concept's style into production. Lower, longer, wider, and lighter. That's the new LaCrosse. The face now wears the a grille cribbed from the Avenir concept, and marks the return of the tri-color...Read More»

2016 Hyundai Tucson
2016 Hyundai Tucson Video Road Test

Crossover SUVs are some of the most popular new cars on the road today--and the competition is brutal. From the Honda CR-V to the Ford Escape to the Nissan Rogue, there are plenty of excellent choices at the smaller end of the sport-ute spectrum. This year, you can add the Hyundai Tucson to the...Read More»

2016 Mazda CX-3, Malibu, California, July 2015
2016 Mazda CX-3 Video Road Test

America is finally getting into smaller cars—especially smaller crossover SUVs. The niche is exploding, with new entries that range from the very carlike Honda HR-V, to more rugged ones like the Jeep Renegade. Now it's Mazda's turn. And, no need for a spoiler alert here, it takes a turn...Read More»

New Volkswagen Tiguan (European-spec), 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show
2017 Volkswagen Tiguan Preview Video

Small SUVs are big business in America, but for Volkswagen there's a lot of room to grow. The current VW Tiguan hasn't been a big seller--but with a new version, all that could change. At the 2015 Frankfurt auto show, VW gave us a first look at the 2017 Tiguan. ALSO SEE: 2017 Bentley Bentayga...Read More»

2015 Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class
2015 Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class Video Road Test

Small luxury crossovers are booming these days, and the competition’s stiff. With vehicles like the Audi Q3, BMW X1, and Buick Encore, there’s a slew of pint-sized SUV options, but Mercedes-Benz would like your attention with the new GLA-Class. The smallest ute to wear the three-pointed...Read More»

2016 Land Rover Discovery Sport
2016 Land Rover Discovery Sport Video Road Test

The Land Rover name has always stood for the ultimate in off-roading—but that's changed now that the stylish Evoque is one of their best-sellers. This year Land Rover has a new SUV that applies some of the Evoque's polish to its rugged mid-size SUV. But does the new Discovery Sport have the...Read More»

2015 Ford F-150
2015 Ford F-150 Video Road Test

Quick! Name the best-selling truck, and vehicle, in the U.S. If you said anything other than the Ford F-150, you’re wrong. The F-150's been on top of the sales charts for more than 30 years. And even though Ram, Chevy, and GMC have upped their game, Ford intends to stay number one with its...Read More»

2015 Jeep Renegade Trailhawk  -  at Northwest Automotive Press Association 'Mudfest'
2015 Jeep Renegade Video Road Test

The new wave of small SUVs is here. Even if you haven't seen the new Honda HR-V, Mazda CX-3, or Fiat 500X yet, you've probably seen the toughest-looking baby ute of them all--the Jeep Renegade. The Renegade is Jeep's smallest, most fuel-efficient model yet. But is it worthy of the Jeep badge? From...Read More»

2016 Honda Pilot
2016 Honda Pilot First Drive Video

We’ve been fans of the Honda Pilot since it was brand-new, back in 2003. The first one was a big hit—but the next one had a rugged SUV look that was out of step with its on-road talents. There’s a new Pilot for 2016, and it’s making a big U-turn. But is it big enough to pass...Read More»

2016 Honda HR-V
2016 Honda HR-V First Drive Video

Call it a pint-sized invasion—a slew of small SUVs is hitting the streets. We’ve driven the Jeep Renegade and Chevy Trax, and soon we’ll see the Mazda CX-3 and Fiat 500X. But maybe the most anticipated small SUV is this one--the 2016 Honda HR-V. MORE: Read Our Full 2016 Honda HR-V...Read More»

2016 Fiat 500X
2016 Fiat 500X First Drive Video

Fiat kick-started itself here in the U.S. with a pair of European twins--the tiny 500 hatchback and the bigger 500L. Now it has a real chance to win over American car buyers with its first small crossover SUV. Will the new 500X be big and bold enough to tackle the Jeep Renegade and Honda HR-V? We...Read More»

2016 Infiniti QX50
2016 Infiniti QX50 Video Preview

Look familiar? This luxury crossover’s been with us since 2007, but it’s been through a few names changes on its way to the 2015 New York Auto Show. ALSO SEE: 2016 Lexus RX Video Preview The QX50 isn’t brand-new, not exactly. In its original form, it was launched back in 2007 as...Read More»

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