A blue 2021 Honda HR-V driving in the city
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The 2022 HR-V is Trying to Get Sportier

It’s about time! The Honda HR-V is finally being redesigned for 2022. The 2022 Honda HR-V will serve as the smallest SUV that Honda has to offer, and some exciting upgrades are in the works to battle rivals like the Toyota C-HR.  What to expect with the 2022 Honda CR-V  According to Car and Driver, …

The front 3/4 overhead view of a gray 2022 Acura MDX Advance
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Critics Are Split Over the 2022 Acura MDX

The TLX sedan isn’t the only Acura that’s getting some significant upgrades. The 3-row MDX SUV is getting a redesign, too, for the 2022 model year. But while the redesign comes with a new interior and a new performance trim, it’s inherited a problem: split opinions. Just like the 2020 model, the 2022 Acura MDX …

A white 2020 Toyota RAV4 TRD, hauling a bike on the roof, sits on a dirt path in front of a mountain
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The Toyota RAV4 Crushed the Honda CR-V in 2020 Sales

If you’re looking to purchase a 2020 compact crossover, you’ll find plenty. The market is flooded with these small SUVs. But two stand out for their popularity. The 2020 Toyota RAV4 and Honda CR-V are well-made, enjoyable to drive, fuel-efficient, and similar in price. That’s why you’ll probably need to get creative when determining which compact crossover is right …

A silver 2017 Lincoln MKX travels on a two-lane road surrounded by foliage and rolling green hills
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Despite Recalls, Consumer Reports Recommends the 2017 Lincoln MKX

Luxury and reliability aren’t always synonymous. That’s where Consumer Reports comes in. The consumer nonprofit’s recommendations can even help you choose a more reliable used luxury SUV. One to consider is the 2017 Lincoln MKX. But it might be a surprise that the 2017 MKX has several recalls on it. Here’s why Consumer Reports likes …

An image of a 2022 Hyundai Tucson N-Line in a digital studio.
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This Might Be the Best 2022 Hyundai Tucson You Can’t Buy

When the 2022 Hyundai Tucson broke cover last year, it arrived as a tech-filled crossover with a controversial aesthetic. However, like with most Hyundai models, it seems a couple of performance-oriented versions are underway. According to Autoblog, a new sporty N Line version of the Tucson will arrive for the European market with enhanced styling …

A silver 2021 Land Rover Defender P300 plows through mud
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The 2023 Land Rover Defender 80 Is Worth Waiting For

Looking to trade in your truck? The pandemic has delayed many new vehicle launches, so you might want to wait, especially if you’re looking for an SUV with serious off-road cred.  The Land Rover Defender 80 was initially expected to arrive in 2022. But even if it takes a little longer than expected, the new …

2021 Ford EcoSport parked

The Least Reliable 2021 Subcompact SUVs According to Consumer Reports

You’ll want to do your research before buying a new or used subcompact SUV. Tiny SUVs can provide you with more performance capabilities than a regular sedan, but even the best ones still have their quirks. To help you narrow down your options, here the least reliable 2021 subcompact SUVs that you might want to avoid.  The tiny …

A chartreuse 2021 Subaru Crosstrek Sport Hero travels on a wet paved road along a guardrail and trees

The Most Reliable Subcompact SUVs According to Consumer Reports

Subcompact SUVs are basically the new sedans. Like sedans, tiny crossovers are easy to maneuver, but they can also provide you with extra capabilities. To help you determine the best option for you, we’ve gathered a list of the most reliable 2021 subcompact SUVs. The tiny SUVs on the list received the most favorable ratings from Consumer Reports. CR …

An orange 2019 Kia Soul on the track.

The 2019 Kia Soul Puts the ‘Fun’ In Functional

The Kia Soul has earned over a million fans in the last decade. More recently, this Kia has stood out as a splashy yet practical car to buy used. You can get an older Soul for less than $10K. But if you want a lightly-used option, the 2019 Soul is an excellent choice.  The 2019 Kia Soul has …

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What Is A Hyundai Bayon?

We wish we could see more of this rather bold new Hyundai because from the teasers it has sent out it looks pretty wild. Especially for what it is. What is it? It’s the new Hyundai Bayon. What is a Bayon?  This is Hyundai’s upcoming subcompact crossover. Unfortunately, it is slated only for Europe. That’s …

A red 2021 Nissan Rogue driving down a road
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The 2021 Nissan Rogue Has Just 1 Weak Drawback

The arrival of the 2021 Nissan Rogue is particularly important for the Japanese carmaker. This is because this specific model competes in one of the most important segments in the auto industry. As a result, the Rogue has to be all things to all people if it wants to succeed. Motor1 recently reviewed the all-new …

2020 Audi Q3 S Line is on display at the 112th Annual Chicago Auto Show at McCormick Place
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Some 2020 Audi Q3 Models Have a Brake Pedal Issue

If you’re driving a vehicle, you want to know that it will definitely stop when you want it to. There can’t be any question about the functioning of the brakes or the brake pedal. Some Audi Q3 owners are facing just this question though. At the end of December 2020, Audi recalled its 2020 Q3 …

A silver 2021 Honda HR-V EX-L drives on an ocean-side road
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Why Did Honda Just Kill The 2021 HR-V?

Honda just killed the HR-V in the UK and word has it that it will also begin killing it throughout Europe. Will the US be far behind? Maybe, but there is a reason the 2021 HR-V is being removed from Honda’s product portfolio. Why did Honda just kill the HR-V? A new model of the …

People inspect NISSAN KICKS during the 41st Bangkok International Motor Show 2020
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The 2021 Nissan Kicks Is Good Enough to Kick the Tires

The Nissan Kicks arrived in the U.S. for the 2018 model year, looking like Nissan’s last-minute entry to the subcompact crossover market, suggests MotorTrend. It didn’t seem like it would be that popular, but it turned out to offer plenty of value, practical features, and enjoyable driving. The updates for 2021 make the Nissan Kicks …