2021 Honda Odyssey driven, 2022 Kia Stinger previewed, electric bus boosts safety: What’s New @ The Car Connection
The 2021 Honda Odyssey minivan in Elite trim gets tested with the HondaVac no longer offered on 2022 models.
The 2021 Kia K5 performed well enough in all NHTSA and IIHS crash tests to earn top marks from both agencies.
The 2021 Volkswagen Golf hatchback is particularly fun to drive in GTI trim but is roomy in Golf TSI models, too. Its outdated tech limits its upside, capping the GTI at a 6.7 out of 10.
From Motor Authority:
2022 Kia Stinger (Korean spec)
The Stinger sport sedan is set to receive some updates shortly, including a bump in power.
VW has launched the Golf GTI Clubsport 45 to mark this year’s 45th anniversary of the original GTI’s arrival.
Review update: 2021 Ram 1500 TRX marks peak truck
The 2021 Ram TRX takes the gasoline engine about as far as it will go before the electric car era.
From Green Car Reports:
Mercedes-Benz eCitaro G electric bus
These vehicles only represent about 4% of total U.S. vehicles, but they’re the largest generators of nitrogen-oxide pollution and particulate matter.
The company claims stations can do a swap in just 10 minutes, and it’s already testing it with a fleet of Nissan Leaf cars in San Francisco.