2020 Lincoln Corsair, Audi Q5 plug-in hybrid and more: Roadshow's week in review

Here's a look at our most important stories of the week ending Oct. 5, 2019.

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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2020 Lincoln Corsair
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Greetings, Roadshow readers. It's Saturday, and that means it's time for our week in review. Grab your favorite morning beverage and have a read through the biggest stories of this past week. Over the week, we had our first-drive review of the 2020 Lincoln Corsair and hopped behind the wheel of the Audi Q5 and A8 plug-in hybrids.

Here's a recap of our most important stories from Sept. 29 to Oct. 5.

Top reviews

The compact, comfortable 2020 Lincoln Corsair

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2020 Lincoln Corsair

So long, MKC, and hello, Corsair. The 2020 Lincoln Corsair does it best to don a baby Aviator look and feel, but is it successful? Reviews Editor Antuan Goodwin had a go in the smallest Lincoln on sale.

Click here to read our 2020 Lincoln Corsair first drive review.

2020 Audi A8 plug-in hybrid is seriously smooth

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2020 Audi A8 and Q5 plug-in hybrid

In the US, Audi will kick off its plug-in hybrid onslaught with three models: the A8, A6 and Q5 crossover SUV. Associate News Editor Andrew Krok touched down in Germany to give two of the models, the A8 and Q5 plug-ins, a whirl to see how the luxury models handle electrification.

Click here to read our 2020 Audi A8 and Q5 plug-in hybrid first drive review.

2019 Porsche Panamera GTS is a luxurious cruiser with power and poise

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2019 Porsche Panamera GTS

"Value" isn't exactly a word associated with Porsche, but like all other models that wear the GTS badge, the 2019 Porsche Panamera GTS takes some of the best performance goods and bundles them into a stellar package. Managing Editor Steven Ewing spent some time with the sedan and explains why the GTS model is his favorite.

Click here to read our 2019 Porsche Panamera GTS review.

2020 Audi Q5 plug-in hybrid is a greener SQ5 alternative

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Top news

  • BMW recalled the Toyota Supra: Yes, the Japanese sports car's recalls even come from the German automaker. A total of seven Supras may need to be replaced altogether for bad welds.
  • 2020 Chevy Corvette Stingray Convertible: The mid-engine sports car will rock a hardtop roof for its drop-top variant. It's the first Corvette to not sport a soft-top roof.
  • Be educated on Smart Summon: We explained when it's proper to use the Tesla Smart Summon feature after numerous incidents showed crashes and near misses on social media.
  • 2020 BMW X5 M and X6 M: The Bavarian barnstormers returned complete with M Competition variants.
  • Hennessey Venom F5: The upcoming supercar will make 1,817 horsepower. Yowza.
  • Nissan's robots: The automaker taught robots how to make hard-to-produce classic-car parts.

Audi A6 Allroad is the mild RS6 Avant

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Top videos

Watch this: 2020 Lincoln Corsair first drive: The littlest Lincoln is still quite luxurious

2020 Lincoln Corsair

Perhaps you don't just want to read our first drive review of the 2020 Lincoln Corsair. Good news because you can watch Reviews Editor Antuan Goodwin hustle the luxury crossover around on video.

Watch this: 2019 Porsche Macan S is sufficiently sporty

2019 Porsche Macan S

Associate News Editor Andrew Krok went as far as to say the 2019 Porsche Macan S is a diamond with few flaws. How does the luxury performance crossover stand out? Watch above.

Watch this: 5 things you need to know about the 2019 Nissan Leaf Plus

2019 Nissan Leaf Plus

Thinking of going electric? The 2019 Nissan Leaf Plus is a viable option, but it's not without its quirks. Reviews Editor Emme Hall talks about five things you should know if you're interested in the Leaf Plus and its electric lifestyle.