Even though most cars and trucks get at least some tweaks for each new model year, relatively few are so thoroughly redesigned and re-engineered that they are considered “all new.” In fact, because of the time and cost involved, most automakers bring out fully brand-new vehicles only every five years or so.

The 2016 Prius is all-new. (Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc.)

The all-new cars for 2016 have a number of things in common, including more space, better fuel economy than their predecessors and a host of available connectivity features. Here’s what you need to know about the class of 2016. [read more]