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The Popularity Continues to Grow for the Subcompact Crossover SUV Market

The Popularity Continues to Grow for the Subcompact Crossover SUV Market

Over the past few years, the SUV models that have been offered on the market have become smaller and smaller. The subcompact crossover SUV market is growing to offer a larger number of models for us to choose from. This is the newest area of […]

The Evo performance is Returning

The Evo performance is Returning

For many of us that love cars and tuning the term Evo signifies a specific level of performance and presence on the road that can be the most fun and active for us to enjoy what we want when we head out on the road. […]

The Kona is Coming

The Kona is Coming

The Kona is Coming

Hyundai is ready to show off its newest creation for the subcompact SUV market and that vehicle is the Kona. This little SUV is active and engaging on the road and while its already being sold in the Korea, we won’t see this SUV on our market until the early part of next year. Even so, we’ve seen some impressive models already testing on the market that has made it possible for us to form an opinion of this new SUV and so far the reviews are favorable for this great new crossover that we want to drive. (more…)

Infiniti Will Bring in the QX30 for us to Enjoy

Infiniti has already announced they will offer the smallest version of its lineup the QX30 in the US and everywhere else in 2017.  Most of the world will see this as two different vehicles, but because the two vehicles (the Q30 and QX30) are basically […]

The Toyota Sequoia Continues to Be a Favorite

What do you love about a large SUV?  If you enjoy the old school ruggedness of a large beast of burden that can carry lots of people and all the cargo at the same time the Sequoia continues to fit the bill.  As one of […]

The Dodge Durango has Filled an Important Void for Years

2015 Black Dodge Durango

When the Dodge Durango first came out it filled a space in the SUV community that was left void and still continues to be an area many others don’t make their way into.  With the movement toward crossover SUVs and compact-crossover SUVs the supposed offroad vehicles have gotten smaller and smaller.  SUV used to mean a vehicle that was built on a truck platform that made its way to being a large vehicle that could haul more people and stuff than a truck could.  These vehicles were also made for the off road adventures while pickup trucks were meant for the work day. (more…)

2015 Chevrolet Traverse Details

The 2015 Chevrolet Traverse is packed with comfort, technology, and style. With a starting MSRP of just $30,995 and room for up to 8 passengers, Traverse is the versatile crossover vehicle you have been looking for. It has an estimated MPG of 17 in the […]

Mitsubishi Hopes to Strike Gold at NY Auto Show with New Outlander

Mitsubishi has been a little silent in the automotive industry in past years, but they expect to change that with the announcement of the 2016 Mitsubishi Outlander, which will be debuted at the New York Auto Show. Mitsubishi claims the new model will feature over […]

New Ford Expedition Has Size When it’s Needed Most

2015 Ford Expedition

As many vehicle shoppers are moving toward smaller, more agile and more fuel efficient models, there is still a need for some for the larger more cumbersome SUV’s. The Ford Expedition is such an SUV and has gained a ton of great updates to continue to offer a leading edge on the competition which includes the Chevrolet Tahoe, GMC Yukon, Toyota Sequoia and Nissan Armada. Some of these leading items include replacing the large V8 engine with an EcoBoost V6 to offer much more fuel efficiency than ever before. Add some interior updates along with some very attractive body style changes and the Expedition offers plenty of great features for any owner to fully enjoy the new modernized SUV.

With a great deal of cargo space and room for up to eight passengers, the Expedition continues to be a leader in the large SUV class. For 2015 the updates include MyFord Touch, a refreshed front and rear and the change to a smaller more fuel efficient engine. Add to this the inclusion of selectable drive modes to choose from Comfort, Normal and Sport which helps the suspension provide the ride feeling the driver is looking for.

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Top 10 SUVs with Great Gas Mileage

When looking for a great SUV, fuel efficiency can be very important. The cumbersome vehicles lumber down the road and in many cases doesn’t offer any fuel efficiency to speak of. When looking in the Luxury SUV class this can be even more important to […]