2020 Lincoln Aviator, Audi RS6 Avant, updated Civic Si and more: Roadshow's week in review

Here's a look at our most important stories for the week ending Aug. 24, 2019.

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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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2020 Audi RS6 Avant
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2020 Audi RS6 Avant

This 592-horsepower wagon is headed for America.


Welcome to Roadshow's week in review, where we take a look back at the biggest stories from the past seven days. This week, we tested two versions of Lincoln's new Aviator SUV, drooled over the finally-coming-to-America Audi RS6 Avant and took a closer look at the design of Acura's Type S concept.

Here's a recap of our most important stories from Aug. 18-24, 2019.

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2020 Lincoln Aviator is a first-class flier

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2020 Lincoln Aviator

With oodles of luxury and some fantastic new tech, Lincoln's midsize Aviator looks to be a real game-changer in the luxury SUV class. Plus, in addition to the standard model, Lincoln will offer a plug-in hybrid version that offers tons of power and a small amount of EV driving range.

Click here for our 2020 Lincoln Aviator first drive.

2020 Toyota Supra: A thoroughly entertaining sports car

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2020 Toyota Supra

Following our first drive of Toyota's long-awaited Supra sports car, we get one for a longer stay on our home turf to see if this BMW-boned two-door is a bona fide enthusiast's machine. Spoiler alert: It is.

Click here for our 2020 Toyota Supra review.

2020 Ram 1500 is a delicious-looking diesel

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2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel

In the full-size pickup segment, it's hard to beat the Ram 1500. With its cushy on-road demeanor, huge interior and impressive loadout of driver-assistance and infotainment tech, it's a super solid truck. For 2020, the Ram only gets better with the addition of a 3.0-liter diesel engine option.

Click here for our 2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel first drive.

2020 Audi RS6 Avant is the fast wagon we've been waiting for

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2020 Honda Civic Si piles on the value

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Top videos

Watch this: The 2020 Lincoln Aviator takes flight with plug-in hybrid power

2020 Lincoln Aviator offers plug-in hybrid power

In addition to the standard 2020 Lincoln Aviator, we test the plug-in hybrid version, with a strong twin-turbocharged V6 and a bit of EV range.

Watch this: 5 things you need to know about the 2020 Toyota Supra

5 things you need to know about the 2020 Toyota Supra

Supra! We're big fans of Toyota's new sports car, and if you don't have time to read our full in-depth review, here's a quick look at the most important facts.

Watch this: 2019 Lexus LS 500h Review: Electrified large luxury

2019 Lexus LS 500h offers large, electrified luxury

The updated Lexus LS offers a hybrid variant with real economy gains, but a wonky transmission and horrible infotainment interface keep it from being a top-pack pick.