Hyundai Veloster N gets a dual-clutch transmission, standard performance package for 2021

You lose a pedal but gain two gears and a lot of convenience by going to the DCT.


The Hyundai Veloster N is one of the hottest hot hatches that money can buy, thanks to its killer 275 horsepower turbo four-cylinder engine, sharp suspension and steering and a downright rude exhaust note. The thing is though, the Veloster N was never a car for everyone, but now that might be changing.

For 2021, Hyundai is giving the Veloster N an optional eight-speed dual-clutch transmission, where previously it was only available with a six-speed manual transmission. Now, obviously, purists will

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2021 Honda Odyssey minivan starts at $32,910, gets more standard safety and convenience

The 2021 Odyssey gets a clean-looking new schnozz and we dig it.


I don’t care what you or anyone else says, minivans are great. They’re roomier than an SUV, usually cheaper, have better convenience features and almost totally fly under everyone’s radar. In this underappreciated vehicle genre, the Honda Odyssey has always stood out as being particularly good, and guess what? There’s a new one.

Well, mostly new. OK, maybe only sort of new — but it looks a little different and has more standard safety features, and that’s fine because I don’t know that I could handle more

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2021 Toyota Venza packs standard AWD and hybrid power under $34,000

The new Venza is pretty handsome.

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The Toyota Venza is back, but it’s not the frumpy-looking minivan you probably remember. This time, it’s an elegant crossover SUV with standard hybrid power and premium strides to its name.

We got our first go in the 2021 Venza recently and walked away impressed, but we also know how much the crossover will cost when it arrives at dealers this summer. Toyota said Wednesday the latest addition to its lineup will start at $33,645 after a $1,175 destination charge for the entry-level LE trim. Hop into a midgrade XLE and

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2021 Ford Bronco Sasquatch Package hulks beside standard SUV

To squatch or not to squatch?

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While we still don’t know how much the handful of optional packages offered alongside 2021 Ford Bronco trims will cost, one of the most popular ones out of the gate seems to be the Sasquatch Package. It adds lots of extra off-road goods, but most importantly, it really helps beef the SUV up.

For those looking for a source of comparison, a Bronco6G forum poster was in the right place at the right time. They not only spotted a standard four-door Bronco next to a Bronco with the Sasquatch Package (the gray

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