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Kia showcases big plans, Shelby Cobra nets millions, Mach-E charge times: What's New @ The Car Connection
Kia showcases big plans, Shelby Cobra nets millions, Mach-E charge times: What's New @ The Car Connection

Kia shortens name, updates logo, plans 7 electric vehicles Kia has dropped "Motors" from its name, designed a new logo, and announced plans to become a global electric vehicle leader. 2021 Land Rover Discovery Sport review With a TCC Rating of 6.2 out of 10, the 2021 Land Rover Discovery Sport...Read More»

Honda safety demonstration
Safest cars of 2021 ranked, Stellantis merger completed, Microbus EV delayed to 2023: What's New @ The Car Connection

The Car Connection’s Safest New Cars of 2021 Which cars crash best—and which protect you better? Our safest cars to buy set a high bar. 2021 Mini Cooper review The 2021 Mini Cooper is a stylish, fun-to-drive small hatchback and convertible that makes up for its cramped space and...Read More»

2020 Tesla Model 3
Most efficient cars of 2021 honored, 2021 E450 Coupe reviewed, used EVs get recharged: What's New @ The Car Connection

Best Car To Buy: The Car Connection's Greenest Cars of 2021 The greenest vehicles of 2021 have charge ports rather than fuel tanks or tailpipes. NHTSA requests Tesla to recall Model X, Model S for touchscreen failure Failure of the touchscreen in Model S and Model X can lead to the loss of rearview...Read More»

2021 Honda Ridgeline
2021 Honda Ridgeline priced, 2021 Audi Q5 Sportback preview, Tesla touchscreen recall request: What's New @ The Car Connection

2021 Honda Ridgeline price jumps nearly $3,000 to start at $37,665 The refreshed 2021 Honda Ridgeline is more expensive, but the mid-size pickup now comes standard with all-wheel drive. Review update: 2021 Infiniti QX50 is not worth $60,000 A week with the 2021 Infiniti QX50 Autograph AWD compact...Read More»

2020 Porsche 718 Boxster GTS 4.0
Best performance cars of 2021, Toyota Land Cruiser revisited, Hyundai Ioniq 5 teased: What's New @ The Car Connection

Best Car To Buy: The Car Connection's Best-Performing Cars Of 2021 These six cars scored a perfect 10 in The Car Connection's rating system. Tesla Model Y earns 5-star safety rating from the NHTSA The Tesla electric crossover earns a top rating from the federal government, though it hasn't yet been...Read More»

Rivian R1T
Looking ahead to 2022 cars, Hyundai Kona N teased, Nio solid-state flagship teased: What's New @ The Car Connection

Best Car To Buy: What’s coming for 2022 The most exciting vehicles for 2022 include popular favorites such as the Honda Civic and Jeep Grand Cherokee rubbing bumpers with new entrants such as the Rivian R1T and GMC Hummer. 2021 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport review The 2021 Outlander Sport gets...Read More»

2021 Acura NSX
Most beautiful 2021 cars admired, GM lowers new logo, Mach-E range tested: What's New @ The Car Connection

The 9 most beautiful cars of 2021 The most beautiful cars of 2021 range from supercars such as the Acura NSX to sedans and SUVs such as the Genesis GV80. Chevy reintroduces 0% APR, big incentives on 2021 Silverado, 2020 Bolt, others Big deals on electric cars, crossovers, and big pickups could...Read More»

2021 Mazda 3 2.5 Turbo Hatchback
2021 Mazda 3 turbo hatch review, Tesla Model Y price drop, Hyundai and Apple to develop self-driving EV: What's New @ The Car Connection

First drive: 2021 Mazda 3 2.5 Turbo Hatchback rekindles an old flame The 2021 Mazda 3 2.5 Turbo hatchback moves upstream but all the impressive performance is offset by annoying features. Genesis GV80: Best SUV To Buy 2021 The first SUV from the upstart luxury brand beats out the Jeep Grand...Read More»

Mazda MX-30
Mazda confirms MX-30, 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee L debuts, Mercedes launches Hyperscreen interface: What's New @ The Car Connection

Mazda MX-30 small crossover coming as EV and PHEV Mazda confirmed its MX-30 small crossover will come to the U.S. as either an electric vehicle or plug-in hybrid with a rotary engine. Chrysler Pacifica: Best Minivan To Buy 2021 The 2021 Chrysler Pacifica is a great utility vehicle and the Best...Read More»

2021 Nissan Kicks
2021 Nissan Kicks driven, C8 Corvette reimagined, Mazda MX-30 EV confirmed: What's New @ The Car Connection

2021 Nissan Kicks review The 2021 Nissan Kicks subcompact crossover SUV comes with good standard safety and convenience features, but its pokey powertrain underscores its utilitarian purpose. It earns a TCC Rating of 5.2 out of 10. 2021 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport costs $22,090, adds standard safety...Read More»

2021 Genesis GV80
Driver's Choice awards, why the Corvette reigns, Fisker pickup teased: What's New @ The Car Connection

The Car Connection's Driver's Choice 2021 award winners Readers voted on their Best Car To Buy and it reflected tastes shared by our editors, with the 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E winning three of six categories. Ford Mustang Mach-E: How we'd equip our Best Car To Buy 2021 Restricted by our $50,000...Read More»

2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E first drive  -  Portland, OR
Chevy Corvette and Ford Mustang Mach-E earn our Best Car To Buy 2021 honors: What's New @ The Car Connection

Ford Mustang Mach-E: The Car Connection's Best Car To Buy 2021 The Mach-E electric SUV starts at $43,995. It's affordable, easy to operate, fun to drive, and stays relevant with over-the-air updates. Kia Telluride: Best Family Car To Buy 2021 The 2021 Kia Telluride three-row crossover SUV looks...Read More»

2021 Land Rover Defender 90
2021 Land Rover Defender overview, 911 Turbos race against time, what green cars mean today: What's New @ The Car Connection

2021 Land Rover Defender review The 2021 Land Rover Defender works as an adventure seeker and daily driver. It earns a TCC Rating of 6.6 out of 10 overall. 2021 Nissan Altima and 2021 Nissan Sentra earn Top Safety Pick awards The 2021 Nissan Sentra compact sedan earned a Top Safety Pick in certain...Read More»

2021 Toyota Venza
2021 Toyota Venza revisited, Land Cruiser exits US, lessons from the Nissan Leaf: What's New @ The Car Connection

Review update: 2021 Toyota Venza Limited delivers on broken Lexus RX dreams The return of the 2021 Toyota Venza corrects a wrong turn taken by the Lexus RX a decade ago. Hyundai Elantra: Best Car To Buy 2021 nominee The 2021 Hyundai Elantra’s comprehensive redesign augments the compact...Read More»

2021 Fiat 500X
Fiat down to one model, Camaro delayed, 2021 Hyundai Elantra Hybrid review: What's New @ The Car Connection

Fiat kills 124 Spider and 500L crossover, leaving 500X as the last Fiat standing In a pricing announcement for the 2021 500X, Fiat announced that the 124 Spider and 500L won't return for 2021, leaving Fiat with a one-vehicle lineup. GM recalls Chevy Malibu, Buick Regal, Buick Lacrosse for...Read More»

2021 Toyota Sienna
2021 Toyota Sienna aces safety test, McLaren Sabre storms US, Mach-E nominated: What's New @ The Car Connection

2021 Toyota Sienna earns Top Safety Pick+ award The 2021 Toyota Sienna ticks another box for family practicality with a Top Safety Pick+ rating to go with its standard hybrid powertrain and optional all-wheel drive. 2021 Subaru WRX review With a TCC Rating of 6.0 out of 10, the 2021 Subaru WRX...Read More»

2021 Acura TLX Advance SH-AWD
Acura TLX earns top safety rating, Genesis GV80 nominated, Apple car planned: What's New @ The Car Connection

2021 Acura TLX earns Top Safety Pick+ Acura's new flagship sedan gets the IIHS' top honor. 2021 Mazda MX-5 Miata review The MX-5 Miata is a two-seat convertible available with a soft top or power hard top that is a blast to drive even though it doesn't have the space or conveniences of most modern...Read More»

2021 Toyota Sienna, left, and 2021 Chrysler Pacifica, right
AWD minivans compared, Shelby GT500 and Polestar 2 make the Best Car To Buy cut: What's New @ The Car Connection

2021 Chrysler Pacifica vs 2021 Toyota Sienna: Compare Minivans The redesigned 2021 Toyota Sienna hybrid squares off against the 2021 Chrysler Pacifica in a battle of all-wheel-drive minivans with excellent fuel economy and incomparable interior room. Report: Traffic fatalities drop to lowest rate...Read More»

2021 Nissan Armada
2021 Nissan Armada, 2021 Audi SQ5, and Q5 PHEV driven: What's New @ The Car Connection

2021 Nissan Armada review The 2021 Nissan Armada is a dated full-size SUV that seats eight and is a better value than the mechanically similar Infiniti QX80. The technology is old, but the V-8 makes for powerful towing capacity. It earns a TCC rating of 5.8 out of 10. Toyota Venza: Best Car To Buy...Read More»

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