Car Reviews

2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime Plug-In Hybrid Review: Efficiently Quick, Annoyances Aside

By Kelsey Mays on July 3, 2020

The verdict: Toyota’s all-new RAV4 Prime plug-in hybrid combines impressive efficiency with the sort of acceleration the nameplate hasn’t seen since the third-generation RAV4 V-6, though it’s a bit... Read More
2021 Hyundai Elantra First-Look Video: Interior, Tech … and Triangles

By Joe Bruzek on July 3, 2020

The 2021 Hyundai Elantra is all-new, and we first got a look at it at an online preview reveal, but this is actually the first time we’re up close with it. Normally, you’d see this — along with us ... Read More
2020 Volvo V90 Cross Country: 6 Things We Like (and 4 Not So Much)

By Lauren Leazenby on July 3, 2020

The 2020 Volvo V90 Cross Country is a big luxury wagon with a comfortable cabin, plenty of space for your stuff and styling that at least makes it seem like it’s good to go off-road. What makes the... Read More
10 Biggest News Stories of the Week: 2020 Corvette, 2021 Ford F-150 Just Can’t Deal

By Matt Schmitz on July 2, 2020

The No. 1 news article of the week lists the best deals for buyers among the top vehicles in’s 2020 American-Made Index. Read More
How the 2021 Hyundai Elantra Stands Out Vs. Honda Civic, Toyota Corolla

By Joe Bruzek on July 2, 2020

Whether you love it or hate it, Hyundai went all-in to make the 2021 Hyundai Elantra a car’s car, with a new sleek shape that’s longer, lower and wider than its predecessor, and a daring design tha... Read More
2020 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Review: Ordinary in the Best Way

By Mike Hanley on July 2, 2020

The redesigned 2020 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid makes going green easy, with driving manners similar to a gas-powered car but significantly better gas mileage. Read More
2020 Ford Mustang EcoBoost High Performance Package: 6 Things We Like, 3 Things We Don’t

By Nick Kurczewski on June 28, 2020

Does a Ford Mustang without a V-8 leave you feeling unfulfilled like a burger minus a side of fries? The culinary comparison sounds silly, but there’s something about driving a muscle car that dema... Read More
2020 Honda Civic Type R: 5 Pros and 3 Cons

By Lauren Leazenby on June 26, 2020

Honda’s track-ready Civic Type R hatchback got a light refresh for 2020. Now in its fourth model year in the U.S., the Type R saw performance enhancements and the much needed addition of some stand... Read More
2020 Subaru Outback Test-Drive Video: More SUV Than Wagon (With a Base Engine That’s Laggin’)

By Kelsey Mays on June 25, 2020

he 2020 Outback remains just barely still on the wagon end of things, though it competes with a lot of mid-size SUVs. Read More
2020 Mercedes-Benz CLA250 Review: Fancy but Flawed

By Aaron Bragman on June 25, 2020

The verdict: Like expensive ladies’ footwear or haute couture fashion clothing, looking good means suffering a little discomfort. Versus the competition: The BMW 228i Gran Coupe is almost a carbon ... Read More