Review update: The 2020 Kia Telluride is how you change brand perceptions

20 Jul
2020 Kia TellurideThis isn’t the Kia you grew up with. The 2020 Kia Telluride is the final phase of the Korean automaker’s metamorphosis. The Stinger fastback grabbed our attention, but it’s the three-row Telluride crossover SUV that will grab our money. With a TCC Rating of 7.0 the 2020 Kia Telluride hits big with chic design, spacious interior...

Yes, car seats expire and here’s why

15 Jul
2019 Chrysler Pacifica HybridWe hear it all the time: "Car seats don't actually expire. That's just a ploy by the manufacturers to get you to spend more money and buy new stuff." It doesn't matter how many times we hear it; it's still not true. Car seats expire, and your kid's safety could depend on you recognizing that fact. We trust car seats to keep our little ones safe in...

Review Update: The 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 2.7 is a commuter’s companion

11 Jul
2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500Just as drivers are getting used to turbochargers under the hood of a full-size pickup truck, Chevrolet wants us to get onboard with a turbo-4. Wait, aren’t 4-cylinders for small cars? Not these days. The 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 brings new technology, a massive bed, and a turbo-4 to full-size pickup shootout. The 2019 Chevy Silverado...

Review update: 2019 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid is the ultimate family vacation vehicle

3 Jul
2019 Chrysler Pacifica HybridThe 2019 Chrysler Pacifica is so nice we awarded it twice. First, we named the Chrysler Pacifica The Car Connection’s Best Car To Buy 2017, and then our sister site named the gasoline-electric Pacifica Hybrid Green Car Reports’ Best Car To Buy 2018. It deserved both. After a week trekking across the Rockies and the Upper Midwest with...

Review update: 2019 Ford F-150 Limited shows great power comes with great thirst

28 Jun
2019 Ford F-150 LimitedThe 2019 Ford F-150 is wildly popular for a reason. There's one for just about every need, or at least every pickup truck need. From base XL and XLT trucks to the high-zoot King Ranch, Platinum, and Limited models there's an F-150 variant for just about every day of the week. For 2019, the competition is new with the glitzy, high-tech 2019 Ram...

Review update: The 2019 Audi A8 L is the understated way to arrive

24 May
2019 Audi A8 LThe 2019 Audi A8 L sticks to an understated formula that has worked for more than two decades. Audi's biggest and poshest sedan lays a ground game for future driver-assistance and technology features. While the 2019 A8 L is new, the competition is far from it. Competitors from BMW, Mercedes, and Lexus have a head start on Audi by at least a few...

2020 Nissan Versa revealed: Honey, I shrunk the Altima

12 Apr
2020 Nissan Versa, 2019 New York International Auto ShowAlongside country and rock musicians performing at the Tortuga Music Festival in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Nissan on Friday unwrapped its redesigned subcompact sedan. The 2020 Nissan Versa offers an unusual amount of safety and high-tech features for a subcompact sedan, which Nissan hopes will make it appeal to younger buyers. It'll go on sale...

Review update: The 2019 Subaru Ascent crossover SUV is an Outback for the next generation

6 Mar
2019 Subaru AscentThe 2019 Subaru Ascent arrived to fix Subaru's problem: when owners outgrew their Outbacks and Foresters, there was nothing for them in the Subaru showroom. The long-overdue Ascent is a large three-row crossover SUV that gets the basics right, even though it's late to the party. The Honda Pilot was reworked for 2019, and Volkswagen beat Subaru to...

2019 GMC Sierra 1500 Denali review update: The tailgate you want, the interior you don’t

25 Jan
2019 GMC Sierra 1500 DenaliIn the arms race that is full-size pickup trucks, the 2019 GMC Sierra 1500 Denali takes a right turn with a new tactic: tech instead of brawn. For 2019, the GMC Sierra 1500, Chevrolet Silverado, and Ram 1500 are new and the reigning sales champ Ford F-150 recently received an update. At a time when dino juice is cheap and consumers want trucks to...