red 2020 Kona Electric subcompact SUV parked near the coast
Crossover & Midsize

Is the Hyundai Kona Electric Better Than the Regular Kona?

With EVs gaining longer ranges and better charging options, more people are willing to consider them as family vehicles. Can the electric version of Hyundai’s Kona match the performance of the gas-powered model?Recently, the team at Motor Trend took a look at the new Hyundai Kona to determine how the electric model matches up to the gas-powered Kona. The MotorTrend team …

2021 Kia Seltos X-Line Urban Concept is on display at the 112th Annual Chicago Auto Show at McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois on February 6, 2020.
Crossover & Midsize

Is the Kia Seltos New?

Kia Motors has a strong reputation for building high-quality and affordable vehicles. The all-new 2021 Kia Seltos is no exception. This subcompact crossover utility vehicle offers attractive styling with a bolder, more rugged look than other models in the Kia lineup. With impressive features and capabilities, the Kia Seltos is an SUV worthy of its competitors in …

2021 Toyota RAV4 off-roading
Crossover & Midsize

Once Upon a Toyota Crossover

The crossover segment sees incredible sales each year. This popular midway between a car and an SUV comes in a range of sizes. From the luxurious Bentley Bentayga to a budget crossover like the Mitsubishi Outlander, there is a crossover SUV––or CUV ––for nearly every buyer out there. However, this common car-meets-utility-vehicle design wasn’t always …

The 2020 Mazda CX-5 on display in the middle of a road
Crossover & Midsize

Why Doesn’t Mazda Offer a Hybrid CX-5?

Since Tesla came out with electric cars, many automakers are making the jump to go green. Whether it’s a fully electric model or a hybrid engine that gives drivers the best of both worlds, everyone is trying to ditch gasoline-powered vehicles in the name of fewer emissions. Well, everyone except Mazda, it seems. The Japanese automaker has made …