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All-wheel-drive platform with 1.6 Turbo and 7-speed dual-clutch are all Kona assets.

Tech features, price make Kona 2019 Car of the Year

In the surge toward SUVs, the Hyundai Kona is inexpensive, packed with features, fdun to drive -- and is the 2019 New Car Pick of the Year.

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Holiday gifts can come in all sizes, including cars, and topping our suggestions is the duel between the Mazda CX-3, left, and the Hyundai Kona -- both small, inexpensive SUVs.

Holiday gifts range from cars to tires to starters

Holiday gifts can range from costly to inexpensive, including compact SUVs that are in the mid-$20,000 range, including the Mazda CX-3, left, and the Hyundai Kona.

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There are costlier Mustangs, but the GT Coupe Premium with 460 horsepower and precise handling is more than enough.

Ford conducts intramural Car-SUV duel

The redesigned Edge helps move Ford toward an array of trucks and SUVs, but the best Mustang ever will remain as the only car in Ford's future.

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Comfort and classy features made the Lexus RX350-L a great long-distance ride, but beware of a stubborn nav system.

Lexus RX350-L proper way to test new vehicles

If success in the SUV world depends on luxury and features, the 2019 Lexus RX350-L covers all the bases on a trip to drive other 2019s.

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Tony Swan, looking like he enjoyed the high-tech tools of being an auto journalist, was spotted in the San Antonio airport in April of 2017.

Prominent Minnesota auto writer leaves too soon

For most of the 55 years I knew Tony Swan, he and I were the only two regular auto journalists in the country who were from Minnesota. I stayed, Tony flew to the heights, until h

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The new A4 price reflects its new stature, technology.

Audi A4 matures into sports-luxury sedan

Audi's A4 exemplified the heritage of dedicated performance technology and cost-effectiveness when introduced 23 years ago, and the 2018 model still sets standards.

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Mazda is racing to keep up with its own technology. After an upgraded 2017.5 model, the 2018 Mazda6 becomes a hot performer with a turbo version of its 2.5 engine.

Mazda6 adds turbo power in 2018 model

Mazda is racing to keep up with its own technology. After upgrading the Mazda6 as 2017.5 model, the 2018 beats an impending new model with the addition of a turbocharged engine.

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Top down, windows down, the 124 Spider can help stretch summer into fall.

New Fiat 124 is Miata kin that loves pasta

Fiat has recreated its iconic 124 Spider, with a high-tech Fiat turbo drivetrain in a restyled Mazda Miata body.

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Running swiftly and silently, 2018 Leaf updates world's top-selling EV.

Nissan offers reason to turn over a new Leaf

Nissan introduced the first all-electric Leaf as a 2011 model, and for 2018 it completely renewed the world's top-selling EV with proper style to go with its strong, 150-mile per

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