2022 VW Golf R driven, Toyota Corolla Cross, Ford Maverick and more: Roadshow's week in review

Here's a look back at the most important stories for the week ending June 5.

Sean Szymkowski
It all started with Gran Turismo. From those early PlayStation days, Sean was drawn to anything with four wheels. Prior to joining the Roadshow team, he was a freelance contributor for Motor Authority, The Car Connection and Green Car Reports. As for what's in the garage, Sean owns a 2016 Chevrolet SS, and yes, it has Holden badges.
Sean Szymkowski
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Hello and welcome back to an action-packed edition of Roadshow's week in review. This week, it felt like Toyotathon came a few months early, with the brand revealing a plethora of new vehicles. But we also drove the 2022 Volkswagen Golf R and got a taste of Ford's new small pickup, the Maverick.

Read on below for all the good stuff, or press play above if you're in the mood for a video with the Roadshow News Recap.

Top reviews

2022 VW Golf R wants to have fun 100% of the time

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Reviews Editor Andrew Krok took the 2022 VW Golf R for a spin and found it's a totally different animal compared to the last one.

Click here to read our 2022 VW Golf R review.

2022 BMW i4 prototype hides in plain sight

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Managing Editor Steve Ewing slipped into a 2022 BMW i4 M40 prototype for a first drive, and this thing can hustle.

Click here to read our 2022 BMW i4 M40 first drive review.

The 2021 Land Rover Defender 90 is like a concept car you can buy

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Reviews Editor Craig Cole jumped behind the wheel of the 2021 Land Rover Defender 90. He found it seriously impressive, very cool and super capable.

Click here to read our 2021 Land Rover Defender 90 review.

Top news

The 2022 Buick Enclave looks smooth and sumptuous

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Top videos

Watch this: 2022 Toyota Corolla Cross aims for the best of both worlds

Take a look at the new 2022 Toyota Corolla Cross on camera, in the metal.

Watch this: The 2022 Buick Enclave is road-trip ready

The Buick Enclave returns and it's back with sharper looks for 2022.

Watch this: What do payload and towing ratings mean in the real world?

Cooley's here to explain what payload and towing ratings mean for you in the real world, beyond the sticker.