June 18, 2024


Automotive pure lust

2023 Ford F-150, Mercedes GLS top this week’s new car reviews

2023 Ford F-150, Mercedes GLS top this week's new car reviews

The latest updates to full-size trucks result in the same conclusion, with the 2023 Ford F-150 coming out on top. The 2023 Mercedes-Benz GLS three-row SUV also impressed reviewers, with its luxurious comfort and impressive capability. 

Here’s what else moved us this week. 

2023 Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class review

Mercedes-Benz shoots for the stars and hits with its big GLS, which makes more sense as a GLS 450 than as a Maybach. The luxury three-row SUV earns a TCC Rating of 7.5 out of 10.

2023 BMW 5-Series review

Poised, polished, and playful in certain configurations, the 2023 BMW 5-Series is a top choice among mid-size luxury sedans. It’s a 7.0.

2023 Ford F-150 review

Ford’s full-size pickup truck comes in myriad trims, bodies, and powertrains—and there’s not a bad one in the bunch. It earns TCC Rating of 7.0 out of 10. 

2023 Toyota Tundra review

With loads of safety tech and a refined personality, the 2023 Toyota Tundra is a top choice among full-size pickups, earning a TCC Rating of 6.7 out of 10. 

2023 Ram 1500 review

A terrific ride, flexible powertrains, and lots of options make the Ram 1500 a must-shop if you need this much capability. Its average safety rating limits its TCC Rating to 5.6 out of 10. 

2023 Land Rover Defender review

The off-road SUV’s name may be retro, but the 2023 Land Rover Defender is a thoroughly modern ride, on the road or off of it. It earns a TCC Rating of 6.4 out of 10. 

2023 Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class review

Pairing slick styling with impressive moves, the Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class is a worthy entry to the three-pointed star’s lineup. It’s a 6.0 out of 10. 

2023 Lexus IS review

With a TCC Rating of 6.0 out of 10, the 2023 Lexus IS has better moves than it has rear-seat and trunk space.