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Rating 62/100 Background When you’ve got the nerve to call yourself Nitro, you’d best be able to back it up. Though it shares its model name with a star from American Gladiators — that TV show of the 1990s — the 2011 Dodge Nitro sadly doesn’t have what it takes to beat down its competitors …

Rating 62/100 Background Nitro was one heck of an American Gladiator. His long hair, ‘roidtastic physique and unmatched ability in the Joust all added up to make him a fan favorite among 1990s TV viewers devoted to watching muscle-bound men and women in spandex roll around in giant metal spheres. Sadly, the 2010 Dodge Nitro …

Rating 72/100 Background Nothing screams “get out of my way” quite like a gargantuan square grille, blocky front bumper and insanely flared front fenders. Like other Dodge models, this is the approach the 2009 Dodge Nitro takes in hopes of attracting testosterone-filled shoppers looking for a midsize SUV that costs less than $30,000.Although we wouldn’t …

Rating 73/100 Background Brash exterior styling is a key ingredient in every 21st-century Dodge, but the Nitro is especially showy about it. Whereas most compact and midsize SUVs are defined by soft, rounded forms, the 2008 Dodge Nitro has such a square jawline and such exaggerated wheel flares you can’t take your eyes off it. …

It’s official! After much speculation with regards to what Volkswagen would name its new crossover, the 2018 Atlas was debuted at a media event in Santa Monica on October 27. The company’s bold three-row SUV was unveiled on the Santa Monica Pier at the end of historic Route 66. It’s also set to be on …

General Motors has been proactive in expanding its customer base. From offering special packages for all its SUV models to a re-design of one of its most popular models, the Chevrolet Cruze, the manufacturer is exploring diverse ways to attract new people to its brand. Now, according to Automotive News, Chevrolet plans to expand its …

Volkswagen lovers in the United States rejoice! VW plans on debuting a new crossover later this month and it actually has a name that’s easy to pronounce. While the company has yet to confirm the name, the German-language affiliate of Automotive News reports the SUV will be called Atlas. VW is said to debut the name later this month at a media …

Rating 63/100 Background The Jeep Liberty first debuted six years ago as the slightly larger successor to Jeep’s original Cherokee compact sport-utility vehicle. With an ample greenhouse, high roof line and flared wheel arches, it was an evolutionary departure from that earlier SUV’s boxy design, which also paid tribute to the original Jeep Willys off-roader. …