This is starting to look a lot like the tipping point for mass adoption of EVs. Forgive our holiday spirit, but Cadillac Lyric and Kia EV6 electric crossovers really charged our sleds this week. We have finalized the finalists for the Best Car To Buy 2023 Awards and compiled a list of new and redesigned models for 2023. missed the cut with some reason.
Aside from the freezing wind chill and weak holiday puns, here’s what got us going this week.
Sensational style and strong performance earned the Cadillac Lyriq SUV a TCC rating of 8.4 out of 10.
The 2023 Kia EV6 balances performance and efficiency, style and space, and value and function better than most electric crossovers. It has a TCC rating of 8.2 out of 10.
If you’re willing to sacrifice the Stow ‘n Go seat tricks, the Pacifica Hybrid is one of the most versatile, comfortable, and efficient family cars out there. The Pacifica lineup earns him a TCC rating of 7.0 out of 10.
A great luxury sedan with great power, plenty of space and exemplary comfort. Earns his TCC rating of 7.0 out of 10.
The Highlander is a top choice for its efficient powertrain options, spacious interior, reliability and overall value for base and mid-grade models. It has a TCC rating of 6.8 out of 10.
Rear-wheel-drive, sporty, three-row SUVs are aging, except that prices keep going up. It has a TCC rating of 6.5 out of 10.
Available in petrol-only, hybrid, and plug-in hybrid formats, the 2023 Lexus NX offers a comfortable cabin and plenty of in-vehicle tech at an affordable price. 6.3 out of 10 on the TCC scale.
With good reflexes and an excellent safety score, the Mazda CX-5 outperforms its richer siblings, earning a TCC rating of 6.3 out of 10.
The WRX offers brisk power and agility, making for a small car that is not only fun but also fully practical. 6.0 out of 10.
https://www.thecarconnection.com/news/1138253_2023-cadillac-lyriq-kia-ev6-top-this-week-s-new-car-reviews 2023 Cadillac Lyric, Kia EV6 top new car reviews of the week