Reviews

2021 Kia K5
2021 Kia K5

A new face is just the beginning for one of the automaker’s most popular models, the 2021 Kia K5 marks a new era for the South Korean brand. We give it a TCC Rating of 7.5 out of 10. (Read more about how we rate cars.) The 2021 K5 is longer, lower, and wider than the sedan it...Read More»

2021 Toyota Prius 2020 Edition
2021 Toyota Prius

What kind of vehicle is the 2021 Toyota Prius? What does it compare to? The 2021 Toyota Prius celebrates its 20th anniversary as one of the best-selling hybrids in the world. It’s been sold as a subcompact car, a wagon, a plug-in hybrid, and now the compact hatchback comes with...Read More»

2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime
2021 Toyota RAV4

The 2021 Toyota RAV4 compact crossover SUV still has a few tricks up its sleeve. It adds a plug-in hybrid this year, with a twist: the 2021 RAV4 Prime has the quickest acceleration of the lineup. For 2021 the RAV4 Hybrid can be ordered as an XLE Premium, too. The 2021 RAV4 gets a 6.5...Read More»

2021 Toyota Highlander XSE
2021 Toyota Highlander

There’s a new 2021 Toyota Highlander three-row crossover out there. Perhaps you’ve seen it on the roads, intersections, driveways, parking lots, strip malls, actual malls, or anywhere else with a paved surface and people? The family hauler may as well be standard issue in...Read More»

2021 Nissan Sentra
2021 Nissan Sentra

What kind of car is the 2021 Nissan Sentra? What does it compare to? The 2021 Nissan Sentra returns mostly unchanged since a redesign for the 2020 model year. It’s a four-door compact sedan with an upscale look and new layers of refinement. We compare it to the Honda Civic, Mazda...Read More»

2021 Volvo XC40
2021 Volvo XC40

What kind of car is the 2021 Volvo XC40? What does it compare to? The 2021 Volvo XC40 is a small crossover SUV. Consider cross-shopping it with the BMW X1, Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class, and the Jaguar E-Pace. Is the 2021 Volvo XC40 a good car? We bestow upon the XC40 a TCC Rating of 7.0 out...Read More»

2021 Mercedes-Benz E-Class
2021 Mercedes-Benz E-Class

What kind of vehicle is the 2021 Mercedes-Benz E-Class? What does it compare to? A better question might be, “What isn’t the E-Class?” It is not a crossover SUV. Refreshed for 2021, the Mercedes-Benz E-Class comes as a coupe, convertible, mid-size sedan, and finally in...Read More»

2021 Mini Cooper S Convertible Sidewalk Edition
2021 Mini Cooper

What kind of vehicle is the 2021 Mini Cooper? What does it compare to? The 2021 Mini Cooper small hatchback can be had as a two- or four-door hardtop, or in two-door form as a convertible, electric SE, or performance-oriented John Cooper Works (JCW). It doesn’t have many natural...Read More»

2021 Lexus IS300
2021 Lexus IS

What kind of vehicle is the 2021 Lexus IS? What does it compare to? The 2021 Lexus IS compact luxury sedan induces new or first-time Lexus buyers into Toyota’s luxury brand. It competes with the Genesis G70 and Cadillac CT4, and more aspirationally the BMW 3-Series and...Read More»

2021 Jeep Renegade
2021 Jeep Renegade

It’s still full of most of what shoppers are looking for from a cute ‘ute, but the 2021 Jeep Renegade crossover SUV still prioritizes off-road capability. It stands out among its rivals in that way—and, assuming that’s a good thing for you, it’s pretty...Read More»

2021 Jeep Cherokee
2021 Jeep Cherokee

Jeep’s off-road bona fides stay intact with the 2021 Cherokee. Although it doesn’t have the same boxy shape—or offer Forest Service green—with the newest Cherokee, Jeep has an off-road SUV in mall-ready crossover clothes. It earns a 5.7 TCC Rating. It can be a...Read More»

2021 Infiniti QX50
2021 Infiniti QX50

What kind of vehicle is the 2021 Infiniti QX50? What does it compare to? The QX50 is a five-seat luxury crossover SUV that squares off against the Audi Q5, Cadillac XT5, Lincoln Corsair, and Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class Is the 2021 Infiniti QX50 a good car/SUV? The tech-forward QX50 boasts...Read More»

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