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0 190  3 Comments on Land Rover Discovery Redux, HSE Luxury Style
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Land Rover Discovery Redux, HSE Luxury Style

A Land Rover Discovery with a supercharged gas engine. The hits keep coming. Or at least the weekly model or…

2017 Volvo XC60
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On the Road With a 2017 Volvo XC60

Eight years is a long time to stay with any model and the XC60 is showing its age. But that…

2017 Hyundai Santa Fe
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Road Test: 2017 Hyundai Santa Fe

Among midsize SUVs, the Hyundai Santa Fe stands tall. No, it doesn’t sit higher than the competition, rather it possesses…

2017 Nissan Armada
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Driven: Next-Generation 2017 Nissan Armada

The second-generation Armada has sailed into port. Few manufacturers build full-size, traditional body-on-frame sport utility vehicles these days. Count Nissan…

2016 Honda Pilot
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Driven: The Third-Generation Honda Pilot

The third-generation Honda Pilot takes a bow. Amongst three-row, midsize crossover utility vehicles, the Honda Pilot has made a name…

2016 Infiniti QX50.
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Sport Luxury SUV: Infiniti QX50

Muscular, luxury SUV brings performance to the compact range. When was the last time you found a crossover utility vehicle…

2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid.
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Performance + Efficiency = 2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid

A modest price premium makes hybrid ownership a solid value proposition. The Toyota RAV4 is a popular compact SUV in…

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IHS: Utility Vehicle Owners Drive Up Loyalty Rates

IHS Automotive analyzes 32 vehicle segments for auto trends loyalty. Subcompact CUV: Honda HR-V. Keeping vehicle owners in the fold…

0 173  2 Comments on The 2017 GMC Acadia by the Numbers
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The 2017 GMC Acadia by the Numbers

The second-generation GMC Acadia is 700 pounds trimmer than its predecessor. Ten years is a long time for a vehicle…

2015 Subaru Crosstrek
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On the Road With a Subaru XV Crosstrek

Just as it enters its fourth year, the Subaru Crosstrek drops its “XV” designation. As for the model at hand,…

2016 Kia Sorento EX AWD
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Swanky SUV: 2016 Kia Sorento EX AWD

Kia may receive the second mention in the Hyundai Kia Automotive Group, but this once very plain Korean brand is…

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New Products May Bolster Ram Brand

Where is Fiat Chrysler Automobile taking the Ram brand? A large SUV is under consideration, what could bring sales and…

0 303  13 Comments on Strike a Pose: Nissan Rogue
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Strike a Pose: Nissan Rogue

Car manufacturers sometimes choose odd names for their vehicles. Most such names, including the Mazda Bongo and the Mitsubishi Pistachio,…

0 112  4 Comments on The Provocative, Evocative Range Rover Evoque
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The Provocative, Evocative Range Rover Evoque

British SUV manufacturer Land Rover has divided itself into high-end Range Rover and more pedestrian Discovery lines, with the two…

0 155  10 Comments on Three’s a Charm: 2016 Fiat 500X
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Three’s a Charm: 2016 Fiat 500X

The subcompact crossover utility vehicle or SUV segment is booming, due to a slew of new products introduced within months…

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Juking With a Nissan NISMO RS

2015 Nissan JUKE NISMO RS. The Nissan Juke is so ugly that it is beautiful. Its design is polarizing, the…

0 175  3 Comments on The Infiniti QX80 Goes to Washington
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The Infiniti QX80 Goes to Washington

When taking to the road, you need a reliable car. A meaningful bonus is any model that gets you there…

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Recalibrated SUV: 2015 Ford Expedition

For 2015, the Ford Expedition continues with its traditional body-on-frame construction. Several updates, including a turbocharged V-6 engine, give this…

0 191  1 Comment on Masterpiece Theater: 2015 Range Rover HSE
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Masterpiece Theater: 2015 Range Rover HSE

A sophisticated sound system, highly supportive command seating and excellent towing capabilities are just a few of the many positive…

0 147  1 Comment on Midlife Crisis or a Buying Opportunity?
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Midlife Crisis or a Buying Opportunity?

What some men and women encounter as they approach the midpoint of their lives. For some, car buying satisfies their…

0 204  1 Comment on SUV Aspirations: 2015 GMC Yukon XL
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SUV Aspirations: 2015 GMC Yukon XL

Living large with GMC’s big SUV. Oversized sport utility vehicles seem like a throwback to a different era for some….

0 220  2 Comments on Luxury Refreshed: 2015 Lincoln Navigator
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Luxury Refreshed: 2015 Lincoln Navigator

New front and rear fascias plus an EcoBoost engine. A 2015 Lincoln Navigator in Java metallic. You have to hand…

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About the 2015 Lincoln Navigator

Now that the Ford Motor Company has turned its attention to Lincoln, new and updated products are debuting with more…

0 102  0 Comment on At a Glance: 2015 Ford Expedition
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At a Glance: 2015 Ford Expedition

Fourth generation model debuts this year. The Ford Motor Company released updated information on Wednesday about its full-size sport-utility vehicle….

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2014 Dodge Durango Limited: Classy Crossover

Shop for a larger sport utility vehicle and you’ll soon find that the market is now dominated by crossovers. These…

0 155  3 Comments on Hyundai Tucson FCV: First Mass Produced Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle
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Hyundai Tucson FCV: First Mass Produced Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle

Bring it on. The first mass-produced fuel cell vehicle will not come from Honda, General Motors or Toyota, who are…

0 108  8 Comments on Toyota RAV4 Limited: Stylish, Compact Crossover
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Toyota RAV4 Limited: Stylish, Compact Crossover

My wife’s favorite vehicle is the Toyota RAV4, an important disclosure I want to get out of the way before…

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About the 2014 Hyundai Tucson

New base engine powers Hyundai’s compact SUV. Introduced in 2005, the Hyundai Tucson plunged the Korean automaker right into the…

0 101  5 Comments on Off Roading With the 2014 Toyota 4Runner
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Off Roading With the 2014 Toyota 4Runner

It was an opportunity too good to pass up. Fly in to Atlanta, get whisked away to a luxuriant resort…