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Best Car To Buy 2020: Past winners

2019 Subaru ForesterWe'll soon announce the nominees for The Car Connection's top award: Best Car To Buy 2020. After spending the year logging tens of thousands of miles test driving more than 100 new 2020 vehicles, our team identified those new vehicles that best handle the realities of everyday life. Through informed debate and collegial bickering, our staff picks...

Best Car To Buy past winners, CLA35 review, EV battery cost plummets: What's New @ The Car Connection

2019 Subaru Forester Sport Best Car To Buy 2020: Past winners From the Subaru Forester to the Hyundai Sonata, a look back at past winners of The Car Connection's Best Car To Buy awards reveals a preference for value, safety, modern style and convenience features. Lincoln appeals to millennials and women with Phone As A Key function for Corsair The function is part of a...

2020 Honda Passport

2020 Honda PassportIf the CR-V is too small and the Pilot is too big, Honda’s punched your ticket with the 2020 Passport. For 2020, the Honda Passport doesn’t stray far from the crossover that was new last year. In fact, nothing’s changed. It’s kind of a theme with the Passport—it’s closely related to the Pilot, minus a rear third...

Lincoln appeals to millennials and women with Phone As A Key function for Corsair

2020 Lincoln CorsairForget the fob, use the phone. That’s Lincoln’s message with the Phone As A Key function on the redesigned 2020 Lincoln Corsair. With Android devices and Apple iOS versions 9.0 and higher, owners can unlock doors on approach, start the car, and drive away, while freeing up space in pockets or pocketbooks by leaving the key fob behind...

Car thieves prefer Honda sedans, American pickup trucks

2018 GMC Sierra 1500 DenaliNearly 750,000 vehicles were stolen in 2018, according to the FBI, and very few of them were the high profile vehicles glamorized in films like "Gone in 60 Seconds," "John Wick," or all of the "Fast and Furious" films. The vehicles most prized by car thieves were workaday models easily stolen and easily stripped for parts. The Honda Civic and...