SUV and crossover reviews
1:09 PM EST, November 21, 2014
The main difference with the midcycle refresh of the 2015 Mercedes-Benz ML400 is a replacement for displacement. The luxury midsize SUV comes standard with a 3.0-liter V-6 twin turbo engine with direct injection, which replaces the displaced 4.6-liter V-8 engine. Accepting that change is constant, the ML will be renamed the GLE next year to fall squarely in the middle of the five SUV sizes offered by Mercedes, from the Hummer-like G to the compact crossover GLA. It ain't nothin' but a g thang, baby, but in this case the G is German for Gelandewagen, not gangsta.
5:08 PM EST, November 19, 2014
Ford Motor Co. unveiled a restyled version of its standby Explorer sport-utility vehicle at the Los Angeles Auto Show on Wednesday, offering consumers more engine choices and a more luxurious trim level.
11:37 AM EDT, September 30, 2014
Since 2004, Honda has sold more than 2.3 million of its easy-going CR-V sport utility vehicle, and most of those years--including this one--it's been the top-selling crossover in the U.S.
2:23 PM EDT, September 26, 2014
Pay no mind to the Porsche Macan's 18 cubic feet of cargo room, its capacity to carry five adults comfortably and its commanding view of the road. With 340 horsepower and reflexes that would make Catwoman jealous, the Macan S never got the memo that it's not a sports car. Porsche's speed-hunting pedigree shows in every corner of this all-new small SUV.
11:58 AM EDT, July 14, 2014
For 15 years, the Lexus RX crossover has been the prescription for upscale car shoppers who want more than a sedan and less than a full-size SUV. Refined yet modest, fully capable and fully comfortable, the best-selling midsize has dominated the class and won awards that range from best resale value (Kelley Blue Book) to top safety picks (Insurance Institute for Highway Safety).
8:38 AM EDT, June 25, 2014
Looking to expand the global audience for its sporty sport utility vehicle, Ford unveiled its all-new 2015 Edge on Tuesday.
3:00 PM EDT, June 20, 2014
Three decades ago the minivan appeared as a viable replacement for the stodgy station wagon.
2:13 PM EDT, June 16, 2014
Who knew hipster hamsters could’ve taken the Kia Soul this far.
3:23 PM EDT, June 6, 2014
There is something about BMWs that remind me of the New York Yankees: They’re always good if not necessarily the best, their owners can be obnoxious and they can arouse juvenile envy. I am a Cubs fan, after all.
3:36 PM EDT, May 27, 2014
Nissan, in a move that defies common sense and possibly physics, has found a way to make its Juke more weird.
10:13 AM EDT, March 20, 2014
Maybe the Muppets weren't such a good idea.
8:00 AM EDT, October 19, 2013
Acura made its name on upscale sedans and coupes, but its MDX crossover has quietly become the meal ticket for Honda's luxury division.
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