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2020 Mercedes-Benz S-Class

2020 Mercedes-Benz S-ClassThe 2020 Mercedes-Benz S-Class is the yardstick we use to measure all large luxury sedans. It has power, sophistication, tech superiority, and endless paths to customization. Available in multiple body styles and with everything from a plug-in hybrid to a V-12, we give it 7.8 out of 10 overall, based on the base (if you can call it that) S450...

2020 Honda Ridgeline

2020 Honda RidgelineThe 2020 Honda Ridgeline is all the pickup truck most buyers will ever really use, and that’s what makes it an outlier in its class. With impressive comfort, efficiency, and practicality but lacking some of the ultimate off-road chops and capability of its rivals, we give it a TCC Rating of 6.8 out of 10. (Read more about how we rate cars.)...

2020 Jeep Gladiator vs. 2020 Ford Ranger: Compare Trucks

2020 Jeep Gladiator, 2018 LA Auto ShowMid-size pickup buyers have big decisions to make. The 2020 Ford Ranger and 2020 Jeep Gladiator are relatively new mid-size trucks available to buyers after a nearly decade of mid-size pickup delinquency from both Ford and Jeep-parent Fiat Chrysler Automobiles. The two trucks go about their business in very different ways, although they both...

2020 Gladiator vs Ranger, Capone's Caddy for sale, Mercedes EQC issues: What's New @ The Car Connection

2020 Jeep Gladiator Rubicon2020 Jeep Gladiator vs. 2020 Ford Ranger: Compare Trucks The two new mid-size pickups vie for new buyers, but which one is best? GM develops system to make towing behind pickup trucks safer The system would use trailers equipped with disc brakes and ABS to stop faster. 2020 BMW X2 review The stylish cousin to the X1, the 2020 BMW X2 snips some...

GM develops system to make towing behind pickup trucks safer

2020 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD first driveA deer leaps into the road. It freezes in your pickup truck's lights. The impulse is to slam on the brakes, but the heavy trailer you're towing could buckle and crash into the truck or flip them both. What do you do? GM is developing an advanced trailer braking system that will let pickup truck drivers react to such perilous situations the same...