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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...

2019 Toyota Land Cruiser

2019 Toyota Land CruiserThe 2019 Toyota Land Cruiser is a large SUV that can deliver far more than what most buyers want. It’s immensely capable over any kind of terrain, which is why the 2019 Land Cruiser and its predecessors have been trusted tools in some of the most remote stretches of the globe. We rate the latest Land Cruiser at 5.2 out of 10. It’s hurt...

2019 Toyota C-HR

2019 Toyota C-HROn looks alone, the 2019 Toyota C-HR is a breath of fresh air for small crossovers. Or maybe after looking at one, you need fresh air? We can’t tell. It’s all about about the look, and we freely admit that it won’t be for most folks. We like that. What we don’t like is an underpowered engine hauling a surprising amount of...

2019 Toyota Sienna

2019 Toyota SiennaThe 2019 Toyota Sienna minivan may seem familiar. That’s because it hasn’t been significantly changed since 2010. For 2019, the Sienna gets some minor updates to keep it in the thick of the minivan market to hold on for at least one more model year before a full redesign. The sportier-looking and firmer-riding Sienna SE trim offers...