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Mini tradition endures, even in Maxi form

For a decade, our family Mini Cooper has been our weather-beating family friend, and its weird key fob got us a brief road test of a 2020 Mini Countryman.

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No fiddling while Niro electrifies driving

Kia tends to get a corresponding model of all things Hyundai, but the Niro is Kia's alone, and it can come as pure-electric with a 268-mile range.

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October blew the colorful foliage away.Range Rover Sport in estoril blue stood out before the gales of

Range Rover Sport offers 575-HP kick

Range Rover tradition is for over-engineered off-road vehicles filled with strength and luxury, and the Range Rover Sport adds 575 supercharged horsepower.

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Palisade grille will be a new signature look for Hyundai.

Safety focus required for drivers and vehicles

Since Hyundai adopted Kia, the South Korean partners have risen to the top of approval ratings, and the Palisade and Telluride give them both large, luxury SUV siblings.

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Track driving can't beat night freeway downpour test

Fewer new cars, more new SUVs highlighted the MAMA Fall Rally in Joliet, Ill., and the new generation Ford Escape showed a winning style.

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When AMG works over any Mercedes, it rises to new heights, and the CLS might be the best.

Letters, numbers make AMG CLS53 Coupe stand out

Mercedes continues to refine and perfect model after model, and its AMG branch turns the CLS into a high-performance luxury cruiser.

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New Raptor takes pickups to new width for all-terrain performance.

Raptor Flight impressive on, or off, firm ground

Ford continues to lead the pickup competition, and as it gets tougher, Ford responds with the 2019 Raptor version, widened and strengthened to be king of the road, and off-road.

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Blue of 2020 Corolla Hybrid blends with Lake Superior blue.

New Corolla Adds Hybrid, Global Platform

The Corolla has been such a staple of Toyota durability that it needed a shake-up, and the tighter, stronger 2020 Corolla Hybrid is more than just a Prius with a trunk.

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Stelvio Is the SUV That Thinks It's a Race Car

Alfa Romeo cut a corner to build its first SUV off the Giulia platform, and that's a good thing -- if you like an SUV that thinks it's a race car!

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Menacing grille, LED lighgts and 526 horsepower enliven the Mustang Shelby GT350.

How Much is Too Much? GT350 Just Right

When Ford stops building all cars but the Mustang amid its many SUVs, at least there will be specialty versions like the Shelby GT350, with audible, visible and visceral thrills.

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