A silver all-wheel-drive 2021 Toyota Highlander Platinum model parked on a rural road amid trees and shrubs
Crossover & Midsize

How Many Miles Will a Toyota Highlander Last?

The Toyota Highlander has been a popular SUV choice for years. It offers all the essentials, including generous interior space, efficiency, and plentiful technology. And because it’s a Toyota, the Highlander is unsurprisingly one of the most reliable SUVs. And the more reliable a car, the less you’ll have to spend on repairs each year. …

The Toyota Land Cruiser parked in front of a mountain range.
Trucks & SUVs

5 SUVs That Can Last 200,000-Miles and Beyond

Buying a new SUV can make for a pricey endeavor. The odds are then that you’re after an SUV that can go the distance. After all, who wants to spend a pretty penny on an SUV that can’t manage more than 100,000-miles? Fortunately, several SUVs can last 200,000-miles and beyond. Impressive, right? The Toyota Land …

The 2021 Toyota Highlander Platinum parked
Trucks & SUVs

Is the 2021 Toyota Highlander Platinum Worth the Extra Cash?

There’s a lot to like about the Toyota Highlander, especially if you find yourself considering the range-topping Toyota Highlander Platinum. But is the Toyota Highlander Platinum actually worth all that extra cash? After all, it’s not the only high-ranking trim level this year’s Highlander has to offer. The 2021 Highlander is available in several trim …

The 2021 Kia Sorento seen driving
Trucks & SUVs

Avoid the Kia Sorento and Buy One of These Alternatives Instead

The Kia Sorento arrived to the new model year redesigned and with improved fuel economy ratings, more high-tech features, and additional safety equipment. But does that mean the Kia Sorento is the best option among its segment? Not necessarily. Because while it may have undergone a redesign, there are better alternatives to the Kia Sorento.  …

2021 Toyota Highlander parked
Trucks & SUVs

Is the 2021 Toyota Highlander Safe?

The 2021 Toyota Highlander has grown to be a favorite among growing families. And why not? It offers three-rows of seating, is available with a long list of tech-savvy features, and comes standard with a V6 engine under the hood. But as revered as this three-row SUV may be, can you count on this year’s …

2019 Toyota Highlander

Deciding Between the 2019 Toyota Highlander and the 2019 Mazda CX-9 Is Easy

Now is one of the best times to buy a used car. And if you’re particularly interested in a family-friendly SUV with lower mileage, the 2019 Toyota Highlander and the 2019 Mazda CX-9 are standouts. These midsize SUVs have lower ownership costs and offer similar amenities. Though, it’s easy enough to decide between the two.  …

The Subaru Ascent is seen at the 2019 New England International Auto Show Press Preview at Boston Convention & Exhibition Center
Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Subaru Ascent is Painfully Average

It seems to be difficult finding positive or negative things about the 2021 Subaru Ascent. Reviewers are finding it to be an average ride. But that shouldn’t stop you from buying one. Check out how the Subaru Ascent compares to rivals.  The 2021 Subaru Ascent is a little boring  You can get started in the …

A silver 2021 Toyota Highlander parked between two trees
Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Toyota Highlander Struggles in 3 Key Areas

The 2021 Toyota Highlander received a few beneficial updates but still struggles in a few different areas. These issues might not be dealbreakers because the Toyota Highlander has been a trusted and reliable SUV for over 20 years! But let’s see what problems you should consider before making your purchase.  Is the 2021 Toyota Highlander …

A photo of the Chevrolet Equinox outdoors.
Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Chevy Equinox and Kia Sorento Have the Same Issue

Deciding between the 2021 Chevy Equinox and 2021 Kia Sorrento may be a little challenging because they struggle with a similar problem. This Chevy Equinox and Kia Sorento issue may have you considering rivals instead.  The 2021 Chevy Equinox and Kia Sorento are both a little weak  The 2021 Kia Sorento and Chevy Equinox are …

2021 Kia Sorento Hybrid driving around a bend
Trucks & SUVs

Is the 2021 Kia Sorento Large Enough For Families?

The 2021 Kia Sorento is a hot three-row SUV right now. It just got one heck of a new look to better compete against other mid-size rivals like the Toyota Highlander. However, is the Kia Sorento large enough to tote your family around?  Is the 2021 Kia Sorento a good family SUV?  Yes, the 2021 …

An image of a Tesla Model Y on a stage.
Hybrids & Electrics

The Tesla Model Y Offers Useless Third Row Seats

It happened again! Tesla is being wild with brand new ideas. They just offered new third-row seats for the Tesla Model Y. However, this 2021 Tesla model is a bit small, so the seats may only be big enough for very small children.  The 2021 Tesla Model Y offers third-row seats  According to Electrek, you …

A silver 2021 Toyota Highlander XSE on display.
Trucks & SUVs

The Toyota Grand Highlander Might Be Bigger Than We Think

Bigger is clearly better in the truck and SUV world; at least that’s what automakers think. We’ve seen countless new models pop up that are significantly bigger than their previous versions. We have even seen older model vehicles like the Ford Maverick coming back and transforming from a sedan to a full-blown pickup truck. Everything …

A silver 2021 Toyota Highlander parked between two trees
Trucks & SUVs

Is the Toyota Grand Highlander Copying Jeep?

The Toyota Grand Highlander is on the way. This will be a grand version of the Toyota Highlander, but where else have we heard ‘Grand’ before? If you said in front of the Cherokee, then you answered this question correctly. This leads us to the next question. Is Toyota copying the Jeep Grand Cherokee L?  …

2021-Toyota-4Runner-Trail-Edition parked in gravel is a cool but expensive SUV
Trucks & SUVs

Do You Need the Toyota 4Runner or Highlander?

If you want a midsize Toyota SUV with three-rows, then you have two great options to consider. The Toyota Highlander and the Toyota 4Runner both serve as reliable options, with a third row in the back to haul extra family members or cargo. But which Toyota is best?  The Toyota Highlander vs. the Toyota 4Runner  …

2020 Toyota Highlander
Trucks & SUVs

Unreleased Toyota Grand Highlander Appears in New Trademark

The current-generation Toyota Highlander is generally considered to be one of the best three-row SUVs around. With ample space, an affordable base price, and great fuel economy, the Highlander is a no brainer. However, a new trademark suggests the established SUV may get a major upgrade. According to Car and Driver, Toyota may be planning …

A silver 2021 Toyota Highlander parked between two trees

Is the Toyota Highlander a Budget Lexus RX?

The Lexus RX is one of the best-selling midsize SUVs, thanks to its peaceful driving experience. But as a luxury model, the RX isn’t among the most affordable midsize SUVs you can buy. Say you wanted this Lexus’ offerings at a discount. Could you consider the Toyota Highlander as a budget RX?  Driving the 2021 Lexus RX vs. the …

A silver and black 2021 Dodge Durango Hellcat driving on a track
Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Dodge Durango Has Expensive Drawbacks

The 2021 Dodge Durango seems to be on the back burner, so we decided to investigate why. It turns out the Dodge Durango could be getting ignored due to its expensive list of add-on features that may come standard with rivals.  Is the 2021 Dodge Durango a good SUV?  Yes, the 2021 Dodge Durango is …

An image of a 2021 Hyundai Palisade on the road.
Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Hyundai Palisade Has 1 Huge Family Advantage

It can be difficult for families to choose a three-row SUV. There are so many options, like the Toyota Highlander or Honda Pilot. However, the 2021 Hyundai Palisade just earned an incredible award that might blow the competition away. Check out the Hyundai Palisade’s latest flex.  How safe is the 2021 Hyundai Palisade?  The 2021 …

2021 Kia Telluride driving down an empty road

Most Reliable 2021 Midsize SUVs According to Consumer Reports

You’ll want to go with a midsize SUV if your main priorities are extra space, comfort, and flexibility. And to keep things more affordable, you’ll want to stick with the mainstream models. Here are the five most reliable 2021 midsize consider as you do your car shopping.  Each of the SUVs on this list excelled in Consumer Reports’ road tests …

A photo of the Toyota Tundra outdoors.

The Least Reliable Toyota Cars Don’t Have to be Dealbreakers

Most Toyota models are well-rounded performers, and their reliability ratings are just the icing on the cake. The Prius wins out as the most dependable hybrid, and the Camry is one of the highest-rated cars, period. However, not all Toyotas stand out in their respective classes for predicted reliability. According to data from Consumer Reports, Toyota came in as the …

A 2020 Toyota Land Cruiser climbs a hill next to a lake.
Tips, Tricks & Trends

What Is the Most Reliable Toyota SUV?

Automotive markets are fast becoming saturated with SUVs, and for a good reason. They’re great family vehicles, usually with some pretty good cargo space to haul around just about anything. Toyota SUVs are still rolling off the production line for 2020, and they’re some of the most reliable on the market.  But which ones have …

2021 Toyota RAV4 driving

What Are the Safest Toyota SUVs You Can Buy?

Toyota offers some of the best SUVs for the money. On top of the value they present, Toyota models are also among the most dependable. But you might be wondering, what are the safest Toyota SUVs? 2020-2021 Toyota RAV4 Not only is the RAV4 Toyota’s best-selling vehicle, but it’s also among the safest. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety named …