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A Toyota vehicle recently claimed the title of “World’s Fastest SUV.” The company was able to achieve the major accomplishment by heavily modifying its Land Cruiser, which has been in production for 60 years. The modified vehicle is appropriately called the Land Speed Cruiser. It actually first debuted at the 2016 Specialty Equipment Market Association …

SUVs hold widespread appeal due to their versatility. Not only can you find models that deliver sportier handling with ample interior room, you can find power behemoths which can tackle your most demanding jobs with ease. Whether it’s towing boats, trailers with work equipment or camping items, manufacturers provided their SUVs with powerful drive systems, …

It’s one of the scariest things that can happen to you on the road. It can take place when you round a curve, strike a guardrail or make too sharp of a turn one way and then overcorrect. Rollovers are dangerous accidents that often have a higher fatality rate than other types of crashes.   The National Highway …

There’s no doubt the luxury class for large SUVs is full of many exceptional choices. However, there is one that stands out from the pack, as this is why the Mercedes-Benz GLS earned our honor for the best large luxury SUV. The Mercedes-Benz GLS is a new concept from the manufacturer. The GL name became …

Off-roading was one of the reasons why SUVs took off in popularity. Starting with the Jeep Wrangler, servicemen during World War 2 fell in love with the vehicle’s off-roading prowess so much Jeep decided to make consumer models after the war. Fast forward to the present and many continue to demand SUVs that have off-roading …

SUVs have come a very long way from what they once were – massive, gas-guzzling behemoths that barely fit in a lane. Today, they come in an incredibly wide range of sizes, capabilities and price points, from compact SUVs little larger than the average passenger car to full-size SUVs with seating for eight people and …

The SUV has become one of the most popular choices of vehicles for a wide variety of consumers. An SUV appeals to everyone from the person who simply wants a larger vehicle with more cargo and passenger room to outdoor and off-road enthusiasts looking for something to haul everything they need for a trip down …

Rating 73/100 Background Just when you thought that large luxury SUVs were destined to be as extinct as the dinosaurs that power these thirsty beasts, Infiniti has plugged the segment into life support with its redesigned 2011 Infiniti QX56. Just as before, the QX remains Infiniti’s biggest SUV, but this time around the company has …

Rating 52/100 Background It’s rare when a auto goes longer than six years between full redesigns, yet the GMC Acadia is soldiering into its ninth year since it was first introduced way back in the latter half of the Bush administration. Now, there are ways in which it is metaphorically graying at the temples. But …

Rating 72/100 Background Families in the market for a large crossover SUV have a lot of factors to consider, from versatility and technology to safety and fuel economy. But what about luxury? If you’re looking for a little more serenity in your drive — and if your family is big enough to require an eight-seat …

Rating 83/100 Background Mazda takes its "zoom-zoom" ad slogan seriously, infusing the soul of a sports auto into every car it makes, including its large crossover SUV, the CX-9. Despite its generous size, the 2015 Mazda CX-9 is fun to drive, with responsive steering and surprisingly agile moves. But that’s not why buyers choose seven-passenger …

Rating 55/100 Background It’s no accident that Hyundai’s market share is on the rise in these recessionary times. When purse strings get tight, shoppers go in search of value, and value is one thing that Hyundai knows how to deliver. The 2011 Hyundai Veracruz lives up to its manufacturer’s track record in this respect — …