by Chris Chase These days, few vehicle segments are more competitive than the compact luxury crossover SUV class. These models are popular for combining refinement, performance and practicality with accessible prices. The dominant entries come from European and Japanese brands, while North America’s luxury automakers are more recent converts. And all of those companies now... Read More.
2019 J.D. Power Initial Quality Report on Trucks & SUVs. Every year, the auto industry research analysts at J.D. Power poll new-vehicle buyers to find out how happy they were with their purchases during the first 90 days of ownership.... Read More.
Japan’s auto industry has an excellent reputation for durability, something that seems to translate well into long-lasting SUVs. Read on for the import SUV models that most often rack up 300,000 km.... Read More.
So if you’re looking to buy an SUV you can keep for the long haul, should you choose one bearing a domestic nameplate, or a Japanese model? iSeeCars has compiled a helpful list of the SUVs that most often stay on the road until they reach 300,000 km.... Read More.
One of those techniques is designing its vehicles to look and feel more expensive than their competitors. Mazda took that approach in 2017 by giving its second-generation CX-5 compact SUV an upscale appearance. For 2019, the CX-5 moves further in that direction with a new Signature trim level and a 2.5L turbocharged engine.... Read More.
In the most basic sense, vehicles with four-wheel drive (4WD or 4×4) have a lot in common with the average family car. Obviously, there’s an engine, and a transmission and drive shafts to get its power to the ground. But if your aim is ford streams and drive over rocks, you’re going to need something more rugged than the sedan you drive to work.... Read More.
Despite the fact that SUV stands for “sport utility vehicle,” not many SUVs (or crossovers, as they’re alternatively known) actually feel sporty when driven. The sport part of their moniker refers to the fact that the original SUVs, like the Jeep Cherokee and Ford Explorer, were to provide off-road capability as well as everyday drivability.... Read More.
Any SUV can be a family vehicle, depending on the size of your family and how willing you are to adapt your lives to fit the SUV you really want. If you’re wondering what is the best used SUV to buy this will provide you with the answers.... Read More.