2018 Porsche Macan Review, Ratings, Specs, Prices, and Photos

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If “affordable” and “Porsche” sound mutually exclusive to you, the 2018 Macan may have a surprise for you. It’s the lowest priced new Porsche available on lots today and starts at $48,850, including destination. The automaker is famous for offering leather wrapped everything (including air vents) and charging dearly for them. If that’s your fancy, […]

Hyundai Kona, Lamborghini Urus, Gas tax increases: What’s New @ The Car Connection

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2018 Hyundai Kona rated at 30 mpg–with a catch The 2018 Hyundai Kona’s outlandish styling isn’t the only thing likely to grab buyers’ attention when it goes on sale in the next few months. The EPA rates front-wheel drive versions of the quirky, pint-size crossover at 30 mpg combined, but there’s a big fuel-economy hit […]

2018 Bentley Bentayga Review, Ratings, Specs, Prices, and Photos

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It’s hard to overstate how opulent the 2018 Bentley Bentayga can be. For more than $231,000 to start, which mercifully includes a $2,725 destination charge, the Bentayga is incredibly exclusive by price. We’ve driven testers with an Audi Q7’s-worth of optional extras tacked on. For that high price, every Bentley Bentayga comes equipped with leather […]

2018 Ford Transit Connect Review, Ratings, Specs, Prices, and Photos

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The 2018 Ford Transit Connect is a practical, versatile small van, while its passenger version, the Wagon, is a smaller, perhaps smarter substitute for a full-size minivan. The 2018 Ford Transit Connect is a relatively stylish commercial vehicle you may see a dozen times a day without realizing it. A family version called the Transit […]

2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Review, Ratings, Specs, Prices, and Photos

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All 2018 Stelvios come standard with power features, 18-inch wheels, LED taillights, dual-zone climate control, leather seats, a 7.0-inch display in the instrument cluster, a 6.5-inch infotainment system that will add Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility later this year, an eight-speaker stereo, and a power liftgate for $42,990, including a $995 destination charge. (Read […]

2018 Alfa Romeo Giulia Review, Ratings, Specs, Prices, and Photos

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This is why you’re shopping for the 2018 Alfa Romeo Giulia: it’s a sports car with four-door practicality. We score the Giulia at 9 out of 10 on account of its terrific ride, razor-sharp handling, strong engines, and remarkably good steering. (Read more about how we rate cars.) We’ve found as much to love in […]

2018 FIAT 500L Review, Ratings, Specs, Prices, and Photos

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For the 2018 model year, the 500L has received a number of feature upgrades and changes. It still comes in three trim levels: the base Pop, the outdoorsy Trekking, and the high-end Lounge models. This year, 500L versions include steering-wheel controls, cruise control, air conditioning, and a tilting and telescoping steering column. New this year […]

Nissan Titan performs well in latest IIHS crash-testing

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The latest Nissan Titan serves as a reminder that automakers are starting to get serious about pickup truck safety. Certain 2017 and 2018 Titan Crew Cab trucks earned “Good” overall marks from the IIHS in the latest round of safety testing, the agency said Tuesday. In its instrumented tests, the IIHS praised the strength of […]