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Ford cuts price of 2021 Ford Explorer SUV by about $3,000

2021 Ford ExplorerOne of the biggest criticisms of the redesigned 2020 Ford Explorer has been addressed with the 2021 model: Ford is cutting the price of its popular three-row SUV by about $3,000, on average. That will still put the 2021 Ford Explorer on the expensive side, but should better compete with hot models that are less expensive, such as the 2021 Kia...

Toyota Venza vs. Lexus RX, 2021 Ram TRX teased, Polestar 2 driven: What's New @ The Car Connection

2020 Lexus RX2021 Toyota Venza vs. 2020 Lexus RX 450h: Compare Crossover SUVs When it comes to hybrid crossover SUVs, the 2021 Toyota Venza and 2020 Lexus RX 450h measure up much closer than their prices would suggest. Ford cuts price of 2021 Ford Explorer SUV by about $3,000 By slicing the price, Ford hopes sales of its bread-winning SUV will pop. 2021 Honda...

2021 Toyota Venza vs. 2020 Lexus RX 450h: Compare Crossover SUVs

2020 Lexus RXThe 2021 Toyota Venza is reborn as a hybrid crossover. With six Lexus or Toyota hybrids to choose from, we pitted the new Venza’s luxury-leaning interior against the 2020 Lexus RX450h to see how premium trims have narrowed the gap on premium brands. Is the Venza better for the money? Is the 2020 Lexus RX 450h worth it? Our ratings suggest...

2021 Honda HR-V

2021 Honda HR-VPert and perky, the 2021 Honda HR-V is no lumbering SUV; it’s hardly a crossover, though its front-wheel-drive hatchback essentials can be fortified with all-wheel drive. The 2021 HR-V carries over from the year before unchanged, but it’s alone at the bottom of the Honda lineup now that the Fit has been canceled. With the HR-V, Honda...

2021 Hyundai Elantra N Line debuts: Small sedan lineup grows bigger

2021 Hyundai Elantra N LineHyundai on Wednesday filled out its upcoming compact sedan lineup by detailing its sporty version. When it arrives later this year, the 2021 Hyundai Elantra N Line sedan will offer an uprated 1.6-liter turbo-4 that makes 201 horsepower, an increase of 54 hp over the standard sedan. The Elantra N Line also will offer a standard 6-speed manual...