Tesla goes to Texas, 2021 Toyota Venza tested and more: Roadshow's week in review

Here's a look at our most important stories for the week ending July 25.

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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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This big boi will be built near Austin, Texas.

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Another week has come and gone, Roadshow readers. And while this one wasn't the big Bronco-fest that last week was, Ford's new SUV still had a number of news hits, not to mention big headlines from Tesla and a few important road tests.

Here's a look back at what you might've missed from July 19-25.

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2021 Toyota Venza bears no resemblance to its predecessor

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Toyota's Venza is back, and this time around, it's a hybrid-only midsize crossover that's luxurious enough inside to give Lexus vehicles a run for their money.

Click here to read our 2021 Toyota Venza first drive.

2021 Polestar 2 has Google tech and impressive road manners

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We've been super-excited about the Polestar 2 ever since it was announced, and we've now had our first crack at the electric sedan in the UK. It's got Google infotainment and a solid foundation. Could this Swedish entry pull buyers away from the Tesla Model 3?

Click here to read our 2021 Polestar 2 first drive.

2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500: A star on a drag strip and road course

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The old Shelby GT500 might've been all about straight-line speed, but Ford's new halo Mustang has plenty of road course chops that make it quite a star. We hit the road and track to find out more.

Click here to read our 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 review.

The two-door 2021 Ford Bronco has the Jeep Wrangler in its sights

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2022 Audi A3 is still a year away

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Watch this: Old Bronco vs. new: Taking a look at how the Bronco has changed over the years

Ford Bronco: Old vs. new

We take a look at how the new Bronco SUV stacks up to its predecessor -- from 1971.

Watch this: The 2020 Porsche Cayenne GTS brings back its V8 soundtrack and promises driving thrills

Porsche Cayenne GTS hits the road

Come with our Carfection team as we take a look at the V8-powered Porsche Cayenne GTS.