Mary Lowry

For 2019 the Toyota Prius has a modified exterior that maintains its trademark eccentricity but dials it down a bit. (Manufacturer photo)

2019 Toyota Prius hybrid adds all-wheel drive to attributes

Fuel efficiency for the five-passenger midsize car dominates at 52 mpg city and 48 mpg highway.


For 2019, Hyundai has dropped the Santa Fe Sport name. That model, with two rows and seating for five, is now the Santa Fe. The previous long wheelbase model is now called Santa Fe XL. (Manufacturer photo)

Hyundai makes Santa Fe SUV larger, safer, smoother for 2019

The brand’s best-selling SUV in the U.S. also has a bold new look and lots of new tech features.


Revived BMW M850i xDrive Coupe has rousing power, racy looks

After 20 years, BMW resurrects its original 8 Series luxury sports coupe — in supercar style.


All-new 2019 Mercedes-Benz G-Class builds on 40-year legacy

Major chassis modifications and plusher-than-ever interior sweeten this go-anywhere SUV’s appeal.

Passengers, cargo, towing: 2019 GMC Yukon XL can handle it

Large and long, the full-size sport utility vehicle offers rare option of a first-row bench seat.

Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid minivan is spacious and tricked out

Eighteen-inch black wheels, a black color scheme inside and out, and special badging do the trick.

Two new trim levels, updated safety and tech for Honda HR-V

This nifty 2019 subcompact looks sportier and the Honda Sensing suite is added for the first time.

2020 Jeep Gladiator merges the Wrangler with a pickup bed

This all-new midsizer delivers truck utility along with open-air fun and 4x4 practicality.

Eclipse Cross: high styling, attractive pricing from Mitsubishi

Even the base model of this five-passenger compact SUV offers sufficient standard features.

2019 Hyundai Tucson compact crossover has a sunny disposition

Passengers ride in comfort and quiet, along with new safety, technology and revised styling.

VW Beetle adds Final Edition models, says “auf wiedersehen”

Blind spot monitoring and rear traffic alert are now standard, and an impressive warranty continues.

2019 Dodge Durango is packed with power and towing ability

The powertrain lineup includes two big Hemi V8 engines, but there’s a peppy V6 with less fuel thirst.

2019 BMW X5 SUV gets power boost from new twin-turbo engines

Bigger dimensions, abundant tech and more driver assistance features are also part of the package.

Chevrolet Silverado 1500 pickup gets even better in 2019

The full-size truck has more capability, functionality and cargo volume. It lost weight, too.

Infiniti QX60 luxury SUV boosts safety standards for 2019

All models have blind spot warning, forward emergency braking and forward collision warning.

Mazda MX-5 Miata is a sporty match for our scenic roads

The beloved roadster’s engine is enhanced by 26 more horsepower and 3 more pound-feet of torque.

Lexus GX 460 luxury SUV adds cost-free features in 2019

Blind spot monitoring, rear cross-traffic alert and Lexus Enform safety connect are included.

Quicker, quieter 2019 Acura RDX SUV powers through slush, snow

A turbocharged four-cylinder engine and 10-speed automatic transmission are upgrade highlights.

Snowmageddon was no match for 2019 Toyota 4Runner SUV

Bring it on. With a 35-year history of rugged dependability, this true SUV can handle anything.

Suite of standard safety features highlights 2019 Ford Edge

A new ST performance trim level also joins the five-passenger, midsize Ford Edge SUV lineup.