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2020 Subaru Crosstrek to start at $23,155; Hybrid at $36,155

2019 Subaru Crosstrek Hybrid  -  First Drive, Santa Barbara CA, Nov. 2019The Subaru Crosstrek small crossover is just $285 more expensive for 2020, the Japanese automaker announced Thursday, starting at $23,155 (including a $1,010 destination fee). The 2020 Crosstrek Hybrid will start at $36,155—an increase of $185. While Subaru claims price increases of $250 and $150 for the base model and Hybrid, respectively...

2020 Lexus NX

2020 Lexus NXThe 2020 Lexus NX is a stylish five-seat crossover SUV that slots in size-wise between most of its rivals. With its docile personality and quality -- if cramped -- interior, the 2020 NX rates 6.0 out of 10 on our scale. (Read more about how we rate cars.) The 2020 NX can be had in base, F Sport, and Luxury trim levels, with most versions available...

2020 Toyota C-HR

2020 Toyota C-HRThe 2020 Toyota C-HR doesn’t toe the company line like its showroom stablemates. Across the floor sits the comparatively conventional Corolla hatchback and RAV4 crossover, between which the C-HR slots with its funky looks and quirky personality. Fun fact: Underneath, all three are pretty much the same car. We rate the 2020 C-HR at 5.5 out of...

2020 Toyota Land Cruiser

2020 Toyota Land CruiserThe 2020 Toyota Land Cruiser is an immense SUV with serious four-wheel-drive capability, with an off-road heritage unmatched by most rivals. It’s not exceptionally well-suited to urban or even suburban life, but that’s part of this big 4x4’s charm. We rate it 5.4 out of 10, a score earned by a combination of its spacious...

What's new for Audi, Hyundai's large drift machine, Polestar 2 vs. XC40 Recharge: What's New @ The Car Connection

2020 Audi A6 AllroadWhat’s new for 2020: Audi The luxury automaker added two wagons to its A6 lineup and will keep the TT around for another year. What do you get from a connected car app? Connected car apps are becoming more common and more functional in new cars, and automakers such as Ford are making these convenient apps free. NHTSA finally plans to get...