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2020 Ford F-150 vs. 2020 Chevrolet Silverado: Compare Trucks

2020 Ford F-150Pickup trucks move more metal at Chevy and Ford in any given year than any other vehicle on the road. The 2020 F-150 and 2020 Silverado regularly top sales charts—and in their latest versions, they can tow and haul more than any full-size light-duty pickups in history. Which one’s better to configure, buy, own, and drive? On the TCC...

2020 Ford Escape and Lincoln Corsair earn Top Safety Pick nods

2020 Lincoln Corsair first driveBoth the 2020 Ford Escape and 2020 Lincoln Corsair have been recognized by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety as Top Safety Picks in crashworthiness and collision avoidance testing, the organization announced Friday. The two models aced all of the IIHS crashworthiness tests, earning "Good" ratings in each category. This is an improvement...

It's time to vote for The Car Connection's 2020 Driver's Choice Awards

2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1The Car Connection's Best Car To Buy 2020 awards are coming soon—and that means it's time for you to turn your attention to the 2020 Driver's Choice Awards, where you get to pick the prettiest, most practical, and most exciting new cars, trucks, and crossover SUVs for the new year. As in previous years, there are six categories for The Car...

2020 Honda Civic

2020 Honda CivicYou’d be forgiven for not recognizing the 2020 Honda Civic. While the name “Civic” may return images of economy-sized penalty boxes, today’s Civic has more in common with the Accord than it does with yesteryear’s sin bins. The 2020 Civic’s a budget car hiding in plain sight, dressed up as a mid-sizer in some...

2020 Chevrolet Sonic

2020 Chevrolet SonicThe 2020 Chevrolet Sonic is a solid small car in an SUV world. With impressive value, safety scores, and a decent amount of fun in the right form, it’s an engaging hatchback or sedan, but is outsold in droves by even the dreariest of small crossovers. For that we give it 4.8 out of 10 overall. (Read more about how we rate cars.) The only...