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Researching the best car to buy can be a pain in the ass. Getting the car buying process started and then negotiating with auto dealerships isn't exactly fun either. But sound research including buyer's guides and independent auto reviews by experts who test new autos and compare vehicles regularly is definitely a good start (and a better way to buy a car). TractionLife.com’s partial car review team:
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Latest 2018, 2019 Car Reviews:

2018 Toyota 4Runner TRD Pro Review

Our 2018 Toyota 4Runner TRD Pro review including exclusive photos & driving impressions. Toyota's 5th-generation 4Runner redesign focuses more on adventure & TRD Pro off-road abilities without compromising those family-friendly SUV features.

2018 Toyota Camry Hybrid SE Review

We review the new Toyota Camry Hybrid in the sportier SE trim. The next-generation Camry 2018 is redesigned inside and out and this Toyota sedan in hybrid form finds 208-hp from the Hybrid Synergy Drive System. Sportier styling aside, how does the new Camry perform?

2018 Honda Clarity Plug-In Hybrid Review

We review the new Honda hybrid in its Accord-sized form. The 2018 Honda Clarity Plug-In Hybrid comes in two trims; we review the top Clarity Touring adding US$3,200 or C$4,000 to the price.

First Drive: 2018 Ford F-150 Power Stroke Diesel Review

Hard to believe this is Ford's first-ever F-150 Diesel. We head to Colorado to test the new 250-hp Power Stroke Diesel-powered pickup. 

First Drive: 2018 Buick Regal GS Review | The American Sportback...

The 2018 Regal GS makes a strong case for buying a mid-size sedan. Buick's all-new 4-door for 2018 with its hatchback-style rear lid provides crossover-type cargo space.

First Drive: 2018 Mazda6 Review

The refreshed 2018 Mazda6 gets significant changes inside and out while adding the new Mazda6 Signature trim for premium sedan shoppers on a budget.

New Porsche 718 Boxster: 10 Things You Need To Know

20-years later, the new Porsche 718 Boxster finally matures into the coupe it was meant to be.

2018 MINI Countryman Cooper SD ALL4 Review

When the chance to review a Cooper SD performance diesel model arose - unavailable in North America - we went for it.

2018 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross Review: New Crossover with Renewed Focus on...

The new 2018 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross puts a renewed focus on exterior and interior design - something the Japanese automaker has been missing all these years. But can Mitsubishi's new crossover attract a new legion of fans?

2018 Acura TLX A-Spec Review

More aggressive styling with performance-oriented updates, the TLX A-Spec is the new-for-2018 trim of Acura's mid-size sedan.