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2020 Toyota Camry AWD debuts, back after nearly 30 years

2020 Toyota Camry AWD, 2019 LA Auto ShowToyota introduced Wednesday an available all-wheel-drive powertrain on the 2020 Camry and 2021 Avalon in a bid to compete with more popular crossovers and SUVs. It’s the first time the Avalon sedan is available with AWD, and the first time AWD has been offered on the best-selling Camry mid-size sedan since 1991. Derived from the RAV4 compact...

2020 Honda CR-V vs. 2020 Toyota RAV4: Compare Crossovers

2020 Honda CR-VShortly after you’ve grabbed your keys, swilled the last gulp of coffee, and made a beeline to the front door on your way to the dealership the question comes. You’ve decided a new crossover is in order, a replacement for the family car, and a new set of keys on the ring in your hand now. “Where do I start?” For most...

New SUVs, hot cars top What's New @ The Car Connection

2021 Chevrolet Trailblazer2021 Chevrolet Trailblazer crossover SUV will get tougher, off-road variant The new small Chevy crossover will add RS and Activ editions with big tires and tougher suspension tune for mild off-roading. 2021 Kia Seltos preview Roughly the size of the Hyundai Kona, the 2021 Kia Seltos small crossover slots under the Sportage and comes with two...

2020 Mazda 6

2020 Mazda 6The 2020 Mazda 6 is a standout among sedans in an age when fewer people are buying them every year. For its head-turning style, sharp driving dynamics, and great value, we give it 6.5 out of 10 overall. (Read more about how we rate cars.) For 2020, the 6 remains mostly unchanged except for a new key fob. It’s available in Sport, Touring...

2020 Genesis G90 preview

2020 Genesis G90The Genesis G90 takes on some of the world's best cars—the Mercedes-Benz S-Class, BMW 7-Series, and Audi A8 among them—but does it at a lower price and without as much technological wizardry. A 2020 update for the G90 gives it new body panels aside for the roof and doors, and a new polished silver shield of a grille that stands out...