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Subaru Forester: Best Car To Buy 2019 nominee

2019 Subaru ForesterAt first glance, the 2019 Subaru Forester doesn't seem like it should be a nominee for our Best Car to Buy 2019. It looks a whole lot like last year's model, which isn't much different from the Forester that won our top award back in 2014. The difference, as they say, is in the details. MORE: Read our 2019 Subaru Forester review The redesigned...

2019 Nissan Maxima sedan to sport updated face

2019 Nissan MaximaAn updated 2019 Nissan Maxima debuted online on Monday, highlighted by a new front end with LED headlights. The large sedan doesn't mark a huge departure compared to the outgoing model, but we'll have to wait until it's officially unveiled to find out if bigger changes lurk underneath. The 2019 Maxima won't make its formal debut until next month...

2019 Alfa Romeo Giulia

2019 Alfa Romeo GiuliaFew sports sedans bristle with personality like the 2019 Alfa Romeo Giulia. An eager terrier with curvy styling and performance tires, the 2019 Giulia entertains more than it frustrates. But it does frustrate at times, which is how we land at 6.4 out of 10. (Read more about how we rate cars.) This year, the Giulia lineup gains a host of new wheel...

One of these will be The Car Connection's Best Car To Buy 2019

2019 Volvo XC40What shoppers consider a "family car" has evolved considerably since the early days of horseless carriage. Today, families are as likely to load kids and gear into pickup trucks as they are mid-size sedans or three-row crossover SUVs. This year's nominee list for our biggest award reflects that increasing diversity. We've spent the last year...

2019 Toyota Yaris Preview

2019 Toyota YarisThe 2019 Toyota Yaris sedan takes pint-size four-doors in a new direction. A nip and tuck for the 2019 model year gives the subcompact sedan revised exterior styling, while the lineup now includes three trim levels capped by a range-topping XLE with synthetic leather upholstery and a few swanky features not typically seen in small cars. The 2019...