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Hybrid crossovers compared, Defender gets a V-8, Ioniq tops Model 3 in greenness: What's New @ The Car Connection
Hybrid crossovers compared, Defender gets a V-8, Ioniq tops Model 3 in greenness: What's New @ The Car Connection

2021 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid vs. 2021 Honda CR-V Hybrid: Compare Crossover SUVs Two top-selling arch rivals from Toyota and Honda are both at their best when in hybrid form. Look at the way they prioritize styling and space to see which one wins for you. 2021 Mitsubishi Outlander plug-in hybrid gets...Read More»

2021 Buick Envision
2021 Buick Envision tested, 2021 Cadillac Escalade revisited, Outlander PHEV gets a boost: What's New @ The Car Connection

2021 Buick Envision review The redesigned 2021 Buick Envision crossover SUV seats five, rides on a new platform with a 2.0-liter turbo engine, and comes with a sharper look, and top Avenir trim. Hyundai, Volvo, Mazda, Subaru top 2021 Top Safety Pick awards Volvo, Subaru, Mazda, and...Read More»

2020 Toyota Corolla Hybrid
Compact sedans compared, Lexus resurrects IS F V-8, 2022 Hyundai Ioniq 5 debuts: What's New @ The Car Connection

2021 Hyundai Elantra Hybrid vs. 2021 Toyota Corolla Hybrid: Compare Cars Two economy sedans with four doors and superior fuel economy duke it out. Can Toyota's longtime best-selling Corolla eke out a win over Hyundai's brash new Elantra? 2021 Nissan Rogue fares poorly in NHTSA passenger-side crash...Read More»

2021 Ford Bronco Sport
2021 Ford Bronco Sport revisited, C-Class leans into turbo-4s, Karma GS-6 priced: What's New @ The Car Connection

Review update: 2021 Ford Bronco Sport overshadows big Bronco The 2021 Ford Bronco Sport compact crossover steps out of the shadow of its off-road cousin and into the SUV spotlight. 2021 Ford F-150 recalled for loose windshield; F-Series payload overstated Ford has issued two recalls for its...Read More»

2021 Lexus ES
J.D. Power reports fewer new car problems, Stellantis breaks up SRT, Ford's EV push: What's New @ The Car Connection

Lexus, Porsche owners report the fewest problems; Jaguar Land Rover the most The latest J.D. Power vehicle-dependability study puts GM brands up high, Tesla and Chrysler down low. Review update: 2021 Kia K5 takes trendy style to the mainstream The redesigned 2021 Kia K5 evolves the Optima into a...Read More»

2022 Mitsubishi Outlander
Mitsubishi launches 2022 Outlander, 2022 McLaren Artura debuts, 2022 Hyundai Kona EV updated: What's New @ The Car Connection

2022 Mitsubishi Outlander preview The redesigned 2022 Mitsubishi Outlander is a seven-seat crossover with an architecture shared by the Nissan Rogue. 2022 Hyundai Kona updated with N Line sport variant A sporty N Line model brings more excitement to the 2022 Hyundai Kona lineup, which gets styling...Read More»

2022 Infiniti QX55
2022 Infiniti QX55 priced, Porsche 911 GT3 previewed, 2022 Chevy Bolt revealed: What's New @ The Car Connection

Special FX: 2022 Infiniti QX55 SUV costs $47,525 to start The crossover-coupe version of the QX50 SUV comes better equipped and with a $7,000 price difference. Mercedes-Benz to fix nearly 1.3M recalled vehicles with software update Mercedes-Benz is recalling almost 1.3 million vehicles for a...Read More»

2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E, left, and 2021 Tesla Model 3, right
Mach-E vs Model 3, C-Class goes 4-cylinder only, Big Oil preps for new energy: What's New @ The Car Connection

2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E vs. 2021 Tesla Model 3: Compare Electric Cars The 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E faces the 2021 Tesla Model 3 Standard Range Plus in a battle of the best affordable electric car. Toyota flips switch on electric vehicles, teases new SUV Toyota plans to introduce two EVs and one...Read More»

Infiniti QX60 Monograph concept
Infiniti QX60 SUV skips 2021 model year for 2022 redesign

Following the path of the 2022 Nissan Pathfinder, the 2022 Infiniti QX60 mid-size SUV will skip the 2021 model year in advance of the 2022 redesign that promises a better ride and a fresh look. Skipping a model year was not uncommon before the pandemic, but it is happening with much greater...Read More»

Teaser for 2022 Infiniti QX60
2022 Infiniti QX60 teased, 2021 Mustang Shelby previewed, Toyota teases EVs: What's New @ The Car Connection

Infiniti QX60 SUV skips 2021 model year for 2022 redesign Following the path of the 2022 Nissan Pathfinder, the 2022 Infiniti QX60 mid-size SUV will skip the 2021 model year in advance of the 2022 redesign that promises more power and a fresh look. 2021 Volkswagen Arteon review The 2021 Volkswagen...Read More»

2021 Alfa Romeo Stelvio
2021 Alfa Romeo Stelvio and 2021 Ford Ranger Tremor reviewed, Audi E-Tron GT preview: What's New @ The Car Connection

2021 Alfa Romeo Stelvio review The 2021 Alfa Romeo Stelvio is a performance crossover based on the Giulia sedan, and finally gets updated infotainment to balance luxury features with alluring performance. It earns a TCC Rating of 6.6 out of 10. 2021 Chevy Blazer performs well in crash tests, but...Read More»

2021 Mazda CX-30 2.5 Turbo
2021 Mazda CX-30 driven, Lotus says goodbye, electric Jeep Wrangler teased: What's New @ The Car Connection

First drive: 2021 Mazda CX-30 Turbo cranks up the fun and the price Mazda drops a 2.5-liter turbo-4 in the 2021 CX-30 small crossover, but expects shoppers to pay a pretty premium. 2022 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross sports a new look, higher price of $24,590 The 2022 Eclipse Cross compact crossover gets...Read More»

2021 Kia Sorento
2021 Kia Sorento reviewed, Porsche 911 GT3 set to launch, Ioniq price hiked: What's New @ The Car Connection

2021 Kia Sorento review The redesigned 2021 Kia Sorento three-row crossover SUV gets hybrid powertrains and a more spacious interior; it gets a TCC Rating of 6.8 out of 10. Jeep Wrangler, Gladiator recalled for increased fire risk Jeep's hallmark SUV and pickup come under NHTSA fire for risk of...Read More»

2022 Nissan Pathfinder
2022 Pathfinder and Frontier previewed, 2021 Toyota RAV4 revisited: What's New @ The Car Connection

2022 Nissan Pathfinder preview Redesigned for the first time since 2013, the 2022 Nissan Pathfinder three-row crossover SUV sports a new look inside and out, and comes loaded with the latest convenience and safety technology. 2022 Nissan Frontier preview Redesigned for the first time since the 2005...Read More»

2014 Tesla Model S
Tesla recalls Model S and Model X, Genesis readies EV lineup, GM's Norway dig: What's New @ The Car Connection

Tesla capitulates in recall of Model X, Model S for touchscreen failure Failure of the touchscreen in the 2012-2018 Model S and 2016-2018 Model X can lead to the loss of rearview camera images and some safety-critical functions. 2021 Mercedes-Benz A-Class review With a TCC Rating of 6.6 out of 10...Read More»

2021 Ford F-150 Raptor vs. 2021 Ram 1500 TRX
Raptor vs TRX, 2021 Ford Raptor launched, Tesla bows to recall pressure: What's New @ The Car Connection

2021 Ford F-150 Raptor vs. 2021 Ram 1500 TRX: Compare Trucks The 2021 Ford F-150 Raptor and 2021 Ram 1500 TRX off-road performance trucks feature powerful engines, long-travel suspension, big off-road tires, and the ability to go off-road at high speeds. Nissan Pathfinder skips 2021 model year in...Read More»

2021 Subaru Crosstrek Sport
Small AWD SUVs compared, Cadillac Blackwings launched, Atlis electric truckmaker makes big plans: What's New @ The Car Connection

2021 Subaru Crosstrek vs. 2021 Fiat 500X: Compare Crossover SUVs Sport models upgrade the look and power of the 2021 Subaru Crosstrek and 2021 Fiat 500X, but which small crossover SUV is the better buy? 2021 Nissan Titan performs worse in crash tests: IIHS The 2021 Nissan Titan full-size pickup...Read More»

2021 BMW 4-Series
2021 BMW 4-Series tested, Dodge doubts V-8 future, Nissan cuts carbon footprint: What's New @ The Car Connection

2021 BMW 4-Series review The redesigned 2021 BMW 4-Series is offered as a coupe or convertible, with technology and performance that will delight. But the new front grille will steal most of the headlines as it dominates the 4-Series' front styling, for better or worse. The 2021 4-Series earns a...Read More»

2022 Acura MDX
MDX versus Telluride, Toyota tops VW, Lordstown plans electric van: What's New @ The Car Connection

2022 Acura MDX vs. 2021 Kia Telluride: Compare Crossover SUVs Better features and strong safety scores lift a returning champ above a strong contender. GM joins growing number of automakers going electric to reduce emissions GM's goal of eliminating tailpipe emissions by 2035 brings it in line with...Read More»