2020 Land Rover Defender 110
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Three Classic SUVs Set for a Revival

Automakers are capitalizing on consumer nostalgia with remakes of classic SUVs. Here are three of the most anticipated SUVs on the verge of a major comeback. Land Rover Defender  The legendary Land Rover Defender recently returned to the U.S. market this spring for the first time since 1997. Initially named the Land Rover 90 and …

The launch of Indias first-ever fully connected SUV, Hyundai Venue, at Andaz Hotel, Aerocity
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2020 Hyundai Venue: A Smooth Subcompact SUV

Without safety and reliability data, it’s a little early to decree whether the Venue is a good vehicle. That said, there are plenty of reasons this small crossover should appeal to buyers. The Venue’s engine, though not overly potent, moves this subcompact SUV well. The Venue handles nicely, rides smoothly, and gets good gas mileage. Inside, the …

Mil-Spec Ford F150
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Hummer H1 Restorer Mil-Spec Now Modifies Ford F150s

Although the Ford F150 Raptor is an excellent off-road truck, for some, it’s not quite enough. That’s why companies like Shelby and dealers like Long McArthur Ford offer some alternative off-road F150 builds. Some of these builds, like Roush’s Tactical Edition and Tuscany’s Black Ops, lean heavily on military-inspired themes. But the latest off-road Ford …

The Mazda Tribute Hybrid is shown on the final press preview day at the North American International Auto show January 10, 2006
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Why Did Mazda Kill the Tribute SUV?

The Japanese automaker Mazda’s lineup mostly consists of SUVs, all of which are considered to be very dependable. One of its small SUVs, the CX-30, was recently awarded a Top Safety Pick designation from the IIHS. Consumer Reports also acknowledged the company as the most reliable car brand of 2020. However, not all of Mazda’s …

A Hyundai Nexo is seen during the Vienna Car Show press preview at Messe Wien
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2020 Hyundai Nexo: A Hydrogen-Powered Crossover

The Nexo is the only hydrogen-powered crossover around, so it bests its few competitors (the Honda Clarity and Toyota Mirai, primarily) in both passenger and cargo space. The Nexo’s 380 miles of estimated driving range is impressive too. That said, the infrastructure for hydrogen fueling stations is extremely limited, especially compared to the ever-expanding EV charging network. The …

A Volkswagen Atlas on display at an auto show
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How Capable Is The Volkswagen Atlas?

The Volkswagen Atlas caught our attention for having an interesting name. The term ‘Atlas’ makes it seem like this SUV can go anywhere. But with options like the Kia Sorento and Nissan Murano available, how does the Atlas compare?  How Capable Is The Volkswagen Atlas?  The Volkswagen Atlas has a higher price tag than it’s …

The Ford Escape at a press conference in Shanghai
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2020 Most Sustainable Cars: Ford Escape

The 2020 Escape arrives in S, SE, SE Sport, SEL, and Titanium trim levels, and if counted in just the right way, comes in seven different configurations, between its turbo and hybrid drivetrains and its choice of front- or all-wheel drive. With the latest Escape, Ford’s softened the hot-hatchback lines of the most recent version …

2020 Ford Expedition
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Why The Ford Expedition Is So Popular?

It seems like it was years ago when the Ford Expedition was cool. In the early 2000s, that’s when they felt really popular until the Chevy Tahoe replaced them. However, now they are making a comeback and getting popular again, but why? What’s so great about the Ford Expedition? Why Is The Ford Expedition So …

Hyundai Tuscon
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You Need To Avoid The Hyundai Tucson

More and more compact SUV options are hitting the streets, and Hyundai is a significant player with reliable options. There’s the Kona, Santa Fe, Genesis, and more. But where does the Hyundai Tucson fall in this list of options? Is it a good SUV, or should it be avoided? Is the Hyundai Tucson A Good …

The 2020 Ford Explorer hybrid is shown at AutoMobility LA
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Most Sustainable Cars: 2020 Ford Explorer

The sixth-gen 2020 Ford Explorer may look like a modest step forward from its predecessor, but there’s a lot going on underneath that makes this transformation more significant than it appears. Rear-Drive Again Its new unibody platform with a longitudinally-mounted engine and standard rear-wheel drive mimics the layout found in many luxury SUVs, marking the …

2020 Toyota 4Runner TRD Pro
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How Capable Is The Toyota 4Runner?

The Toyota 4Runner is known for being a reliable, off-roading SUV. It’s a popular model that’s been around since 1984, making it one of the oldest models on the road. However, does the 2020 Toyota 4Runner live up to its name?  How Capable Is The Toyota 4Runner?  If you would like to get started in …