Talking Cars (MP3)

The all-new Toyota RAV4 is at the track; we share our impressions and discuss how it's stayed on top of the small SUV market. We also talk about CR's push to standardize the terms used to describe safety gear, and how we're including blind-spot warning into our overall score of vehicles. Don't worry, we squeezed in some audience questions too!


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0:36 - CR's push to standardize safety gear terms

4:40 - Including blind-spot warning in CR car ratings

7:30 - 2019 Toyota RAV4

13:35 - Send us your questions!

14:23 - Question #1: Leasing as a long term test drive?

16:33 - Question #2: Genesis G70 availability

19:00 - Question #3: Is the Mazda CX-9 a reliable choice this year?

19:44 - Question #4: What PHEV should I buy?




2018 New York Auto Show: 2019 Toyota RAV4: 

2016 Toyota RAV4 Quick Drive: 

2017 Honda CR-V Quick Drive: 

2018 Toyota Camry Quick Drive: 

2019 Genesis G70 Quick Drive: 

2018 Kia Stinger Quick Drive:  

2016 Mazda CX-9 Quick Drive: 

2017 Mazda CX-5 Quick Drive: 

2013 Ford C-MAX First Drive: 

2017 Kia Niro Quick Drive: 

2017 Hyundai Ioniq Quick Drive: 

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