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Mazda CX-5 Diesel, 2020 Hyundai Venue, 2020 Lincoln Corsair New York Auto Show Recap

In our first New York Auto Show recap we take a look at three sport utility vehicles from Mazda, Hyundai and Lincoln.

Mazda CX-5 Diesel Finally Arrives

2019 Mazda CX-5 Diesel unveiled at 2019 New York Auto Show
2019 Mazda CX-5 Diesel unveiled at 2019 New York Auto Show

After years of speculation, Mazda is finally bringing its diesel Skyactiv-D 2.2-liter four-cylinder engine to North America. It will debut before the end of the year in the 2019 Mazda CX-5 Signature. The new Mazda CX-5 diesel will have 168 horsepower and 290 pound-feet of torque available at just 2,000 RPM with an average fuel consumption rating of just 8.5 liters per 100 kilometers.

Read the full story on the Mazda CX-5 Diesel unveil in New York.

2020 Hyundai Venue Becomes New Hyundai Entry-Level SUV

2020 Hyundai Venue
2020 Hyundai Venue Main | 2019 New York Auto Show

The 2020 Hyundai Venue is the latest subcompact urban SUV to hit the market. Planned for later this year, the new Venue will slot beneath the Hyundai Kona and compete with the smallest, most affordable SUVs available today like the Nissan Kicks.

The new Venue gets a 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine with either a six-speed manual or an automatic gearbox. We don’t know the power numbers, but Hyundai says the new 2020 Venue will average around 7.0 liters per 100 kilometers.

Read more about the 2020 Hyundai Venue including its interior dimensions.

2020 Lincoln Corsair Continues Lincoln Revival

2020 Lincoln Corsair
2020 Lincoln Corsair | Photo: Matt St-Pierre

The 2020 Lincoln Corsair will replace the Lincoln MKC later this year and is based on the new 2020 Ford Escape. Two engines will be available on the Corsair starting with a 250-horsepower turbocharged four-cylinder. A 280-horsepower 2.3-liter turbo will be optional.

The new Corsair is expected in the fall. Read more about the 2020 Lincoln Corsair. 

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