Here are the 10 best new cars, trucks, and SUVs we drove in 2022

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  • Partly that's because the industry released some pretty compelling new EVs this year, but it's also a reflection of our coverage priorities—in the past, you've told us loud and clear you aren't that interested in reading about new gasoline or diesel models.
  • About the only thing I could complain about was the speed at which it will DC fast charge—a mere 55 kW.BMW's new i7 was one of the year's revelations—truly a car I didn't expect to be as good as it is.
  • The exterior styling may be a little divisive, but the interior is a real treat.Genesis has included some rather interesting technology in the car, like the ability to use biometrics to unlock it instead of a key fob, and the suite of advanced driver assistance systems are very effective.
  • Like the EV6 and F-150 Lightning, I'm finding it hard to pick which one of the two mid-engined cars I prefer.Both represent clean-sheet designs for their respective makers, and both ditch larger-capacity V8 engines for twin-turbo V6s supplemented with an electric motor.
  • It's also a hoot to drive, with 429 hp (320 kW) as the nominal power output of the Performance version, which increases to 483 hp (360 kW) for short bursts via the boost button.
  • Read on to find out what impressed us most in 2022.Our winner is actually one of the first cars we tested this year, and it's the Kia EV6.
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