Tips, Tricks & Trends

Why Are SUVs More Popular Than Sedans?

Over the past decade, SUVs have risen in popularity, to the point that there aren’t really any new sedans to speak of. For example, the mid-size sedan category has legendary stalwarts like the Honda Accord, Toyota Camry, and Nissan Altima, and even the Hyundai Sonata and Kia Optima are now becoming aging contenders as well. …

2020 Dodge Durango SRT
Trucks & SUVs

Dodge Durango vs Mazda CX-9

The Dodge Durango and the Mazda CX-9 are both family-oriented SUVs that boast acceleration and performance, but how do they really compare? The Dodge Durango vs the Mazda CX-9: Which is the better family SUV? What makes them similar and what makes them different? In terms of the ultimate family car, the SUV is ever …

A Red Ford Everest on the banks of a river in a valley
Trucks & SUVs

Ford Ranger vs. Ford Everest, What’s the Difference?

As an auto enthusiast, it is not uncommon to come across vehicles online made for other countries. They might even be made by manufacturers that are pretty familiar to those in the United States. For example, Ford makes vehicles all around the world, but their lineup can change from country to country. That’s where the Ford Ranger and Ford …

2019 Suzuki Jimny side
Trucks & SUVs

Would the Suzuki Jimny Really Fit in on US Roads?

Although it’s now primarily known in the US for motorcycles, Suzuki did once sell cars here. And elsewhere in the world, it still does. One, in particular, the Suzuki Jimny mini-SUV, has been remarkably well-received. It’s been tuned, turned into Bronco look-a-likes, and taken on heavyweights like the G-Wagon. However, it’s still not available in …

Royal Stagecoach
Trucks & SUVs

Early SUVs Were a Lot More Primitive Than You Think

Sitting around the breakfast table this morning sparked a conversation about the pioneer days. It was a time when people were heading west to discover lands beyond the east coast. But the conversation then turned to the question, how did those pioneers get supplies once their original stash was depleted. That’s when we meandered into the topic …

2021 Volvo XC90 Inscription T8
Crossover & Midsize

The Volvo XC90 Is a Better Range Rover

You don’t need to spend $200k to get an off-road-capable Range Rover. However, even the more expensive trims struggle with reliability issues. Even if they rarely range further than a gravel drive. Famously, YouTuber Doug Demuro’s used Range Rover’s repair bill added up almost to the cost of the SUV itself. A Toyota Land Cruiser …

Chevy Tahoe
Trucks & SUVs

Why SUVs Make You Car Sick

As a driver of a large SUV have you noticed that your passengers get car sick? Do you have to pull over to allow even your front seat passenger to barf? Or perhaps even you start to feel nausea behind the wheel? You aren’t alone. There are a few things associated with larger SUVs such …