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Mustang Mach-E, XC40 Recharge, VW ID.4 electric SUVs get official range estimates

2021 Volvo XC40 RechargeThe 2021 model year welcomes the first big batch of electric crossover SUVs to be sold nationally with at least a 200-mile electric range. Newbies such as the Ford Mustang Mach-E, Volvo XC40 Recharge, and Volkswagen ID.4 join the ranks of the Chevy Bolt and Nissan Leaf as affordable mass-produced electric vehicles sold in every state, while the...

2021 Kia Niro overview, Lego McLaren Senna first look, VW ID.4 range set: What's New @ The Car Connection

2021 Kia Niro EV2021 Kia Niro EV review The 2021 Kia Niro EV covers all the bases for practicality, and it offers a long driving range plus an engaging driving experience. Here it's a 6.6 out of 10. Mustang Mach-E, XC40 Recharge, VW ID.4 electric SUVs get official range estimates The latest batch of electric crossovers can't match Tesla's range, but they cost...

2021 Kia Niro EV

2021 Kia Niro EVWhat kind of vehicle is the 2021 Kia Niro EV? What does it compare to? The 2021 Kia Niro EV is a fully electric vehicle that offers well over 200 miles of range. The Niro EV is nearly identical in its cabin packaging and usability to the Niro hybrid and Plug-In Hybrid models—and just as with those, some might see the Niro EV as a car and...

2021 Ford F-150: 5 options worth the charge

2021 Ford F-150The redesigned 2021 Ford F-150 ushers America’s bestselling vehicle into the digital age. An 8.0-inch touchscreen, over-the-air updates, wi-fi hotspot, and a smartphone app that doubles as a key highlight the standard features that will help keep the full-size truck fresh. With a price ranging from about $30,000 to $80,000 across six trim...

2021 Ford Bronco Sport gets up to 26 mpg combined

2021 Ford Bronco Sport first rideThe 2021 Ford Bronco Sport gets EPA ratings up to 25 mpg city, 28 highway, 26 combined. The off-road ready compact crossover shares many of the same parts as the 2020 Ford Escape, including the 181-horsepower 1.5-liter turbo-3 base engine that earns those ratings. The larger 245-hp 2.0-liter turbo-4 standard in the top Badlands trim gets 21/26/23...