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The front three-quarter view of a 2022 Rivian against a rocky backdrop.

2022 Rivian R1S first drive review: An EV SUV fit for an expedition or a drag race

Rivian follows up its vaunted R1T pickup with the R1S electric SUV, which adds three-row seating without losing the modern off-roading features that put these EV beasts in a class of their own.
Front three quarter view of the 2023 Cadillac Lyriq electric SUV.

Cadillac Lyriq first drive review: Electric manifesto

Brash, unique and genuinely innovative, the 2023 Cadillac Lyriq shows the kind of EV that GM can build when it tries.
Front three quarter view of the 2023 Kia Sportage Hybrid

2023 Kia Sportage Hybrid first drive review: Style and substance

The 2023 Kia Sportage Hybrid makes a bold design statement, but backs it up with a great hybrid powertrain.
The 2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee 4xe plug-in hybrid perched on a rock.

Jeep Grand Cherokee 4xe first drive review: Do-it-all plug-in

As it inches toward an electric future, Jeep adds a plug to one of its most popular SUVs.
Front three quarter view of the 2022 Volvo C40 Recharge electric car.

2022 Volvo C40 Recharge first drive review: EV fashion statement

The Volvo C40 Recharge is the automaker's first EV without a companion gasoline model. But does that make a difference?
2022 Volkswagen ID.Buzz prototype

Volkswagen ID. Buzz prototype first drive: Here comes your van

The EV that we've been waiting for, the production version of the Volkswagen ID.Buzz concept, will make its debut on March 9.
A broad grille and low stance give the 2021 Mercedes Benz S Class an aggressive look.

2021 Mercedes-Benz S-Class first drive review: Titan of tech

The 2021 Mercedes-Benz S-Class aims to defend its top dog status among luxury cars with a host of new features.
Front-three quarter view of the 2022 Nissan Pathfinder.

2022 Nissan Pathfinder first drive review: More tech, more toughness

The 2022 Nissan Pathfinder emerges from its first redesign in almost a decade with more tech and family-friendly features.
Audi e-tron GT front angle

2022 Audi e-tron GT first drive review: This slot car needs no track

The Audi e-tron GT builds momentum towards the German automaker’s complete electrification while fending off rivals like the Porsche Taycan and Tesla Model S.
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2021 Toyota Venza review: Star gazer

With its stylish design and efficient hybrid-only powertrain, the 2021 Toyota Venza emphasizes styling and efficiency above all else.
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2021 Volkswagen Arteon review: German luxury for everyone

The 2021 Volkswagen Arteon may not have the name recognition of rivals like the Nissan Maxima or Toyota Avalon, but it's more than a match for those sedans.
A blue 2021 Volkswagen ID.4 is parked diagonally in a parking lot.

2021 Volkswagen ID.4 first drive review: Lightning bug

The 2021 Volkswagen ID.4 crossover kicks off a massive push by VW to bring electric cars to the masses and, eventually, make its own gasoline models obsolete.
A blue Chevy Bolt against a snowy backdrop.

2022 Chevrolet Bolt EUV first drive review: Maintaining momentum

The 2022 Chevrolet Bolt EUV is a stretched version of the Bolt EV, Chevy's game-changing mass-market electric car. The EUV also gets more tech than its sibling.
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2021 Acura TLX A-Spec SH-AWD review: Recapturing the Golden Age

The 2021 Acura TLX relies on sharper styling, turbocharged power, and a new infotainment system to battle against Audi, BMW, and Mercedes-Benz.
2021 toyota sienna review front three quarter

2021 Toyota Sienna Platinum review: The Prius of minivans

The redesigned 2021 Toyota Sienna minivan gets a standard hybrid powertrain, optional all-wheel drive, and a long list of available gadgets and tech features.
2021 volvo xc40 recharge first drive review electric car front three quarter

2021 Volvo XC40 Recharge first drive review: Refined EV subtlety

The 2021 Volvo XC40 Recharge is the first electric car from the Swedish automaker sold to the general public. Yet, it has a lot in common with the Polestar 2.
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2021 Ford F-150 hybrid first drive review: Tech can be tough

The 2021 Ford F-150 pickup truck gets redesigned with an updated infotainment system, new driver-assist tech, and an available PowerBoost hybrid powertrain.
Blue Ford Mustang Mach-E on a rooftop

2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E first drive review: Electric muscle

The 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E is an electric SUV wearing the name of Ford's most iconic car. Can the Mach-E honor the past while charting a course to the future?
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2021 Ford Bronco Sport first drive review: Bite-sized Bronco

The 2021 Ford Bronco Sport offers distinctive style and impressive off-road capability in a user-friendly package.
2020 Land Rover Defender 110

2020 Land Rover Defender 110 first drive review: Off-rad chops meets modern tech

The 2020 Land Rover Defender is the reincarnation of the vehicle that defined Land Rover for decades. It boasts impressive off-road capability, and modern tech.
Unagi Model One E500

Unagi Model One E500 Dual Motor e-scooter review: Urban luxury

You don't need to spend this much on an e-scooter, but if you buy an Unagi Model One, you'll be glad you did.
2020 Subaru Legacy

2020 Subaru Legacy Limited XT review: Not just another sedan

The 2020 Subaru Legacy midsize sedan is fresh off a redesign, boasting a massive 11.6-inch touchscreen. Subaru also brought back the turbocharged boxer engine.
2020 Toyota Highlander

2020 Toyota Highlander Platinum AWD review: Cool tech

The 2020 Toyota Highlander crossover is fresh off a redesign, boasting a new face, 295-horsepower V6 engine, and available 12.3-inch infotainment touchscreen.
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2020 Volkswagen ID.3 first drive: The iCar Apple Didn’t Build

If Apple ever built an iCar, it would look a lot like the electric Volkswagen ID.3. The all-new VW is simple, intuitive, and shockingly fun to drive.
2021 Polestar 2

2021 Polestar 2 first drive review: More than a Swedish Tesla

The 2021 Polestar 2 is the first all-electric car from Volvo's Polestar spinoff brand. In size and price, the Polestar 2 is a close rival to the Tesla Model 3.
2020 Porsche Taycan Turbo S

2020 Porsche Taycan Turbo S first drive: Always on

Porsche's first series-produced EV, the Taycan, is also its most high-tech model to date. It's astonishingly quick while remaining practical and usable daily.
2020 Subaru Outback

2020 Subaru Outback Touring XT review: Tons of tech

The 2020 Subaru Outback keeps its all-wheel drive traction and spacious interior, but adds an available 260hp turbocharged engine and 11.6-inch touchscreen.
2020 Land Rover Range Rover Velar SVAutbiography Dynamic Edition

2020 Range Rover Velar SVAutobiography Dynamic Edition review: V8 power

The 2020 Land Rover Range Rover Velar gains a special SVAutobiography Dynamic Edition model with a 550-horsepower V8. Does that move the needle for this SUV?
A silver 2020 Mini Cooper SE.

2020 Mini Cooper SE review: It’s electric

The 2020 Mini Cooper SE hatchback competes not only with other electric cars, but with the gas Mini Cooper S it's based on. Is going electric the right move?
2020 toyota supra review

2020 Toyota GR Supra 3.0 Premium review: King returns

The 2020 Toyota GR Supra 3.0 Premium may wear one of the most iconic names in Japanese sports car history, but you can thank BMW for this car's resurrection.
The 2020 Toyota 86 Hakone Edition.

2020 Toyota 86 Hakone Edition review: Cheap thrills

The 2020 Toyota 86 Hakone Edition, the latest version of Toyota's small affordable sports car, focuses on driving fun -- and ignores just about everything else.
2020 Lexus LS 500 F Sport AWD

2020 Lexus LS 500 F Sport AWD review: Comfy chair

The Lexus LS has never been considered the most fun luxury car, but the 2020 model changes that with a punchy turbocharged V6 and well-tuned F Sport suspension.
2020 Toyota Avalon TRD

2020 Toyota Avalon TRD review: Big on space, short on hustle

The 2020 Toyota Avalon TRD is performance version of the Avalon full-size sedan. It receives multiple suspension upgrades, but the engine remains the same.
2020 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid

2020 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid first drive review: Chase the sun

The 2020 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid gets a solar roof to maximize gas mileage, but what about the rest of the car? For one thing, you'll want to park it in the sun.