2021 Acura TLX revealed, Hyundai Sonata Hybrid tested and more: Roadshow's week in review

Here's a look at our most important stories for the week ending May 30.

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Steven Ewing spent his childhood reading car magazines, making his career as an automotive journalist an absolute dream job. After getting his foot in the door at Automobile while he was still a teenager, Ewing found homes on the mastheads at Winding Road magazine, Autoblog and Motor1.com before joining the CNET team in 2018. He has also served on the World Car Awards jury. Ewing grew up ingrained in the car culture of Detroit -- the Motor City -- before eventually moving to Los Angeles. In his free time, Ewing loves to cook, binge trash TV and play the drums.
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2021 Acura TLX

Did we mention the new TLX comes in gold?


With Memorial Day on Monday, this week was a short one, but a busy one nonetheless. Several new cars debuted this week, including the 2021 Acura TLX, and we reviewed a number of important cars.

Here's a recap of our most important stories from May 24-30.

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2020 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid gets juice from the roof

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Hyundai's shapely new Sonata now offers a gasoline-electric option. With high style, lots of luxury and a smattering of onboard tech, this is one of the best hybrid midsize sedans you can buy today.

Click here to read our 2020 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid review.

The Mazda MX-5 Miata is as joyful to drive as ever

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If you ask reviews editor Craig Cole, the Mazda MX-5 Miata is a supercar. Not because it's outrageously powerful or anything, but because it's super-duper at everything it does -- to the point that he'd much rather have one of these than some six-figure hyper-machine.

Click here to read our 2020 Mazda MX-5 Miata review.

2020 Honda CR-V Hybrid makes a compelling case for itself

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The Honda CR-V is one of the most well-rounded compact crossovers on sale right now. Its appeal only gets stronger when you consider its new gasoline-electric hybrid drivetrain.

Click here to read our 2020 Honda CR-V Hybrid review.

2021 Acura TLX is one svelte sedan, with or without the Type S badge

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2021 BMW 5 Series: Now with more hybrid

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2021 Acura TLX is a good-lookin' four-door

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