#272 2020 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport Test Results; New Vehicle Announcements From Mercedes and Jeep

published 7 months ago by Consumer Reports

We wrapped up testing on our 2020 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport and share the results. Jeep has resurrected an iconic name plate with its newly unveiled Wagoneer, we talk about the nostalgia associated with this large SUV and go through the specs.  Also Mercedes-Benz has redesigned its flagship S-Class sedan for 2021, and we discuss some of the new technology that the luxury sedan will feature.  And we tackle a few audience questions about electric vehicles including one about how EVs' high performance affects tire wear.     -----------------------------------   Have a question for our experts? Leave a comment on this episode, or reach out to us directly!   From your iOS device, iMessage us at TalkingCars@icloud.com to send a photo, video, or text directly to the Talking Cars team!   We love to feature our viewers on the show, so submit video questions at    Subscribe to Talking Cars on Spotify:      SHOW NOTES -----------------------------------   00:00 - Introduction 01:39 - Jeep unveils the 2021 Wagoneer 06:25 - 2021 Mercedes-Benz S-Class 9:35 - 2020 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport Test Results 13:57 - Question #1: Is the Mini Cooper SE a viable electric vehicle? 17:04 - Question #2: Is it a good idea to import the Hyundai Ioniq Electric to Iowa from a different state? 20:14 - Question #3: Do high performance vehicles have a shorter tire life than regular gas powered cars?   ----------------------------------    Coronavirus Resource Hub   2019 LA Auto Show: 2020 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport   4K Review: 2018 Volkswagen Atlas Quick Drive   Jeep Unveils New Plug-In Hybrid SUVs and Grand Wagoneer Concept   Preview: High-Tech 2021 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Ultra-Luxury Sedan   2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Review   10 Things You Didn’t Know About The Tesla Model S   Electric Cars 101: The Answers to All Your EV Questions   -----------------------------------   Check out   for the latest reviews, tips, and recommendations and subscribe to our YouTube Channel: 

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