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2021 Lincoln Corsair review, Nissan Z teased, GM's Ultium future: What's New @ The Car Connection
2021 Lincoln Corsair review, Nissan Z teased, GM's Ultium future: What's New @ The Car Connection

2021 Lincoln Corsair review With a TCC Rating of 7.2 out of 10, the 2021 Lincoln Corsair delivers a nearly flawless cabin, a serene ride, and lots of safety technology. GMC drops price on 2021 Sierra pickup turbodiesel, adds trailering features The long-legged 3.0-liter turbodiesel in the GMC...Read More»

2021 GMC Sierra 2500HD
GMC drops price on 2021 Sierra pickup turbodiesel, adds trailering features

The 2021 GMC Sierra pickup truck gets a price correction that lowers the cost of the 3.0-liter turbodiesel engine by $1,500, compared to last year, the truckmaker announced Tuesday. New available trailering technology and a broader rollout of the six-way Multipro tailgate highlight the other...Read More»

2022 Hyundai Tucson
2022 Hyundai Tucson compact SUV gets a brash makeover and new hybrid engines

Toyota RAV4, you have just been overshadowed by the 2022 Hyundai Tucson. Hyundai showed off the redesigned compact crossover on Monday, and it no longer appears to be the small SUV easy to overlook on roads teeming with the Honda CR-V, Nissan Rogue, Ford Escape, and bestselling Toyota RAV4. A trio...Read More»

2022 Hyundai Tucson
2022 Hyundai Tucson, 2021 Jaguar F-Pace, 2022 GMC Hummer previewed: What's New @ The Car Connection

2022 Hyundai Tucson compact SUV gets a brash makeover and new hybrid engines The 2022 Hyundai Tucson compact crossover SUV has a new style, new swagger, and new hybrid powertrains. Review update: 2021 Volkswagen Atlas shrugged off fuel economy The refreshed 2021 Volkswagen Atlas three-row SUV moves...Read More»

2021 Volkswagen Atlas
Review update: 2021 Volkswagen Atlas shrugged off fuel economy

Atlas the Titan was condemned by Zeus to carry the weight of the heavens on his shoulders. Atlas the SUV carries the weight of families in its spacious confines, but is condemned by poor fuel economy. Updated for 2021 with a rugged Basecamp appearance package, a bolder design, and a turbo-4 now...Read More»

2021 Ford Ranger equipped with Tremor Off-Road Package
2021 Ford Ranger Tremor off-road pickup revealed: Mighty mid-size temblor

Ford's smallest truck received a big off-road update Monday. The truckmaker announced it would port its popular hardcore off-road package from the Super Duty series into the 2021 Ford Ranger Tremor. The brute pickup will boast hardware updates including a factory lift, chunky tires, updated...Read More»

2021 Lincoln Aviator Grand Touring
2021 Lincoln Aviator overview, Cadillac CT5-V revisited, Rivian R1T close-up look: What's New @ The Car Connection

2021 Lincoln Aviator review With a TCC Rating of 7.2 out of 10, the 2021 Lincoln Aviator drops sublime looks and a cabin full of digital displays. 2021 Ford Ranger Tremor off-road pickup revealed: Mighty mid-size temblor The 2021 Ford Ranger Tremor off-road package helps Ford's smallest truck...Read More»

2020 Hyundai Tucson
Hyundai Tucson crossover SUV recalled for engine fire risk

Hyundai is recalling certain models of the 2019-2021 Hyundai Tucson crossover SUV for a defective circuit board that can cause an electrical short and increase the risk of an engine fire, according to paperwork filed with the NHTSA last week. The electronic control unit for the anti-lock braking...Read More»

2021 Mercedes-Benz E-Class
What's New for 2021: Mercedes-Benz

Mercedes-Benz has stayed busy for model year 2021 by rolling out new and redesigned crossover SUVs and sedans, and upgrading standard and available safety technology. Mercedes-Maybach is back with its first SUV to compete with other ultralux SUVs from Bentley to Lamborghini. The AMG performance...Read More»

2021 Mercedes-Maybach GLS
Mercedes goes big for 2021, performance SUV showdown, Bolt EV lease deals: What's New @ The Car Connection

What's New for 2021: Mercedes-Benz Mercedes-Benz has stayed busy for model year 2021 by rolling out new and redesigned crossover SUVs and sedans, and upgrading standard and available safety technology. 2021 Cadillac CT4 and CT5 add Super Cruise and Diamond Sky editions The 2021 Cadillac CT4 and CT5...Read More»

2021 Cadillac CT5
2021 Cadillac CT4 and CT5 add Super Cruise and Diamond Sky editions

The redesigned Cadillac CT4 and CT5 sedans have only been on sale a few months, but for 2021 they get more available technology and a Diamond Sky special edition, Cadillac announced Thursday. Forward-collision warnings, automatic emergency braking with pedestrian detection, and GM's Safety Alert...Read More»

Lexus active safety equipment standard on every 2020 model
'Words matter': AAA study finds marketing muddles meaning of driver assistance systems

Breaking: People are fooled by marketing. This might not be news to anyone following the news, however when it comes to drivers buying new cars with new technology, the misinformation can be fatal for anyone on the road. AAA has joined the chorus of safety agencies and consumer watchdog groups in...Read More»

2020 Nissan Titan Pro-4X
2020 Nissan Titan revisited, Maserati debuts MC20 supercar, Lucid Air revealed: What's New @ The Car Connection

Review update: The 2020 Nissan Titan finds itself in a pickle The 2020 Nissan Titan Pro-4X pickup truck fails to stand out amid Detroit's bestsellers. 'Words matter': AAA study finds marketing muddles meaning of driver assistance systems Names like Autopilot can mislead drivers into thinking their...Read More»

2020 Nissan Titan Pro-4X
Review update: The 2020 Nissan Titan finds itself in a pickle

When the Nissan Titan debuted over a decade and a half ago it offered something distinctive: creative packaging such as a fender-mounted lockable storage cubby. The second-generation truck debuted with a muddier mission. It wanted to be like other trucks. The problem is most of the other full-size...Read More»

2021 Chrysler Pacifica
2021 Pacifica tops $54k, 2021 E-Class updated, Uber goes green: What's New @ The Car Connection

2021 Chrysler Pacifica becomes a $54,885 minivan Chrysler pushes the Pacifica minivan even higher up the price ladder, as it introduces new infotainment and all-wheel drive. What's New for 2021: Mazda The lineup includes standard Apple CarPlay and new Carbon Edition trims on some cars. 2021 Toyota...Read More»

2021 Chrysler Pacifica
2021 Chrysler Pacifica becomes a $54,885 minivan

The updated 2021 Chrysler Pacifica minivan comes with more safety features, bigger and better tech, available all-wheel drive, an available hybrid powertrain, and a new loaded Pinnacle trim that costs $54,885, including $1,495 destination. On average, the upgrades to the family hauler amount to a...Read More»

Volkswagen crossover teaser
GM, Nikola announce tie-up; Nissan Z sports car teased; VW electric crossover interior detailed: What's New @ The Car Connection

General Motors, Nikola announce partnership that will include electric pickup truck The planned alliance includes a GM-built pickup that Nikola will sell in 2022. Hyundai, Kia recall 591,000 vehicles for possible brake issues that could lead to fire The automaker says faulty anti-lock brake systems...Read More»

Volkswagen crossover teaser
Volkswagen hints at small crossover coming next month

Volkswagen has big plans next month for a small crossover coming to the U.S. On Tuesday, the automaker released a teaser image for an upcoming small SUV that will be sold in the States. VW said it will unveil the crossover Oct. 13, but didn't say what it will be called nor how much it will cost...Read More»

Nikola Badger
General Motors, Nikola announce partnership that will include electric pickup truck

General Motors and Nikola announced Tuesday that the two automakers will partner on future vehicles for both automakers, including a pickup truck powered by hydrogen or batteries. That pickup, the Nikola Badger, will be unveiled later this year and GM will begin production of that truck in 2022...Read More»

2015 Kia Optima
Hyundai, Kia recall 591,000 vehicles for possible brake issues that could lead to fire

Hyundai and Kia will recall more than 591,000 sedans and crossovers for a faulty anti-lock braking system that can cause an electrical short, which may lead to a fire, the automakers reported to federal safety officials last month. Hyundai announced it will recall 151,205 2013-2015 Hyundai Santa Fe...Read More»

2021 Toyota Venza Limited
What's New for 2021: Toyota

Toyota's aging but robust product line gets a darkened cosmetic makeover called Nightshade for 2021, as well as more standard safety features. Android smartphone users, rejoice—Toyota finally has begun implementing Android Auto compatibility on select vehicles, including the 2021 Toyota...Read More»

2021 Hyundai Elantra N Line
What's New for 2021: Hyundai

Hyundai ramps up the sporty N Line trim across its 2021 sedans, while its crossover SUVs mostly carry over without big changes. The South Korean brand still offers the industry's best warranty and complimentary scheduled service for three years or 36,000 miles. The redesigned 2021 Hyundai Elantra...Read More»

2021 Jeep Wrangler 4xe
2021 Jeep Wrangler plugs in, Grand Wagoneer concept makes big mark, GM and Honda pair up: What's New @ The Car Connection

2021 Jeep Wrangler 4xe plug-in hybrid SUV first look: Clean, but also dirty The legendary off-roader climbs into the modern age as a plug-in hybrid with a 25-mile electric range and 2.0-liter turbo-4 for stronger, cleaner power. What's New for 2021: Hyundai The 2021 Hyundai Elantra and N Line...Read More»

2021 Jeep Wrangler 4xe
2021 Jeep Wrangler 4xe plug-in hybrid SUV first look: Clean, but also dirty

For a brand that’s almost 80 years old, change comes slowly. Jeep’s latest evolution also will come silently. On Thursday, the brand unveiled its 2021 Jeep Wrangler 4xe SUV, which is the first plug-in hybrid Jeep on sale in the U.S. The boxy off-roader will be the first of many, Jeep...Read More»

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