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Chloe Wayne

Chloe Wayne is a contributing writer for MotorBiscuit.

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A Kia Telluride is seen during the 2019 NBA Awards presented by Kia on TNT at Barker Hangar

How New Is the Kia Telluride?

Remember when Kia was synonymous with hip-hop hamsters and buy one, get one free sales? It wasn’t all that long ago, but the association is likely a distant memory for most people. In recent years, Kia has steadily — and quite literally — gone from the bottom to the top, consistently improving its quality to …
Ford Explorer Hybrid SUV on display at Brussels Expo
Hybrids & Electrics

The Ford Explorer Hybrid Gives You Fuel Economy Without Sacrificing Towing

Although there aren’t many hybrid truck options available, there are a number of excellent hybrid SUVs. One of the newest, taking the veteran family hauler Ford Explorer to the next level, is the Ford Explorer Hybrid. Although according to Ford, the Explorer Hybrid was newly-introduced for the 2020 model year and is a rookie in …
2002 Toyota 4Runner potential new owner taking a look at the driver's side
Trucks & SUVs

Why a Third-Generation Toyota 4Runner Is the Best for Off-Roading

Ah, the joy of going off-roading. No Facebook updates, no annoying phone calls, and mud. Who doesn’t love mud? The problem is finding the perfect SUV to go off-roading in. Should you buy something new? What about an old SUV? And which model should you get? If going off-road is a way of life for you, Autotrader has the perfect SUV to …
New models of the Nissan Rogue on display in Los Angeles, California on November 29, 2018 at Automobility LA

The 2021 Nissan Rogue Looks Great but Still Comes With a Major Deal Breaker

Drivers love Nissans, especially its sedans and SUVs. The crossover Nissan Rogue is particularly popular — for the past several years, it’s consistently out-sold the next-bestselling Altima by more than 100,000 units. The 2021 Nissan Rogue got a major and much-needed overhaul, marking the beginning of the SUV’s fifth generation. As Car and Driver states, the …
A 2020 CX-30 on display at the 89th Geneva International Motor Show

Buying a 2020 Mazda CX-30 Doesn’t Make Sense for Most People

The 2020 model year brought with it several brand-new SUV models, each with varying levels of fanfare. There’s the Lincoln Corsair, the Tesla Model Y, the white-hot Kia Telluride, and the 2020 Mazda CX-30. The Mazda is particularly intriguing because the brand has recently won several awards, including U.S. News‘ “Best Car Brand” — for the …
A precursor of the 2021 Pilot at the 107th Annual Chicago Auto Show

The 2021 Honda Pilot Will Cost a Little More to Give You a Lot More

In an increasingly competitive and ultra-crowded midsize SUV segment, the Honda Pilot is celebrating its 19th anniversary with the 2021 model year. This is expected to be the last year of the Pilot’s current generation, which is likely why Honda released a new special edition — aptly named the SE for Special Edition.  While it …
2018 Mini Cooper S Countryman All4 is on display at the 110th Annual Chicago Auto Show

You Can Do A Lot Worse Than a Mini Cooper Countryman for a Small SUV

MINI is not typically synonymous with SUVs. Sporty and eye-catching little cars, sure — but SUVs? The name alone is suggestive of a compact car. Yet, there’s the Mini Cooper Countryman, a crossover that’s pleasantly surprising in just about every way. Technically the Countryman is actually an SAV, a Sports Activity Vehicle, but that seems to …
2020 Kia Soul is on display at the 112th Annual Chicago Auto Show at McCormick Place
Tips, Tricks & Trends

Kia Went From Being the Butt of Jokes to One of the Most Reliable Automakers

It wasn’t all that long ago that Kia was considered the laughing stock of the automotive industry. In the early and mid-2000s, the brand anchored the bottom of J.D. Power’s annual Initial Quality Study (IQS). With nothing more than basic features and widespread problems like Sportage engines that would simply stop working, Kia owners hated …
2020 Subaru Forester Sport is on display at the 112th Annual Chicago Auto Show

The 2020 Subaru Forester Has Something for Everybody

Subaru is most often associated with wagons and rally cars favored by adventure lovers, but the brand actually makes one of the most versatile and capable compact crossover SUVs on the market: the Forester. In fact, Consumer Reports recently compiled a list of the “10 Best SUVs You Can Buy Right Now,” and the 2020 …
2019 Toyota RAV4 is on display during the New York Autoshow

You Should Buy a Toyota RAV4 Instead of a Nissan Rogue If You’re This Type of Person

It’s no secret that SUVs have been enjoying some serious time in the spotlight for the past several years. Crossovers, in particular, are more popular than ever, with consumers preferring more versatility and cargo room than sedans offer, but better fuel economy  — and price tags — than full-size SUVs. Two of the most popular crossovers …
2020 Lincoln Navigator is on display at the 112th Annual Chicago Auto Show at McCormick Place
Trucks & SUVs

What Makes the Lincoln Navigator So Much Better Than the Lexus LX?

If you’re shopping for a luxury large SUV, you have an almost overwhelming number of choices. Whether you’re looking for longevity or fuel-efficiency is your main priority, there are a number of options – like the Lincoln Navigator – that fit the bill. In this segment where vehicles get more standard features each year and …