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Donald Trump has been elected president. He will take charge on January 20 and although he has had Secret Service detail throughout his campaign, protecting him will soon become the federal law enforcement agency’s main task. Protecting the president is no easy feat. It takes a lot of coordination and equipment. When it comes to …

Rating 68/100 Background A hot automotive trend for 2016 is the subcompact crossover SUV. These pint-size vehicles are easy to drive, and Chevrolet’s got one in the form of the Trax. But Chevy also knows its traditional American customers quite well, and there’s still a need for a full-size SUV that can take a big …

Rating 63/100 Background In the age of crossovers with three rows of seating, you might think the end times are near for traditional full-size SUVs like the 2015 Chevrolet Suburban. But for auto shoppers who need room for big families and the ability to haul big toys, the Suburban is still the premier alpha SUV. …

Rating 73/100 Background When you need an ultimate family hauler, something that can accommodate the whole brood while also pulling your biggest toys, it’s hard to beat the 2014 Chevrolet Suburban. With its burly truck-based architecture and brawny powertrain, the Suburban has long been the go-to rig for large, active families, or anyone needing a …

Rating 58/100 Background Having recently celebrated its 75th birthday, the 2012 Chevrolet Suburban has talents as large as its footprint. There’s seating for up to nine people, massive cargo space and a towing capacity that’s robust enough to handle a quartet of thoroughbreds or a boat bigger than some apartments. Equally extraordinary is the gentle …

Rating 43/100 Background At the risk of ticking some folks off, we’ll come right out and say it: Most people don’t really need a V8-powered full-size SUV. If you are one of the few who do, however, the 2011 Chevrolet Suburban should be at the top of your "must test-drive" list. The Suburban — which …

Rating 58/100 Background The 800-pound gorilla within the large SUV segment, the 2010 Chevrolet Suburban is nearly untouchable when it comes to providing an abundance of space and utility. Even in this era of the crossover SUV, the Suburban has stayed true to its roots. It still uses a robust, traditional body-on-frame truck chassis with …

Rating 60/100 Background More than seven decades after its introduction, the Chevrolet Suburban is still virtually unmatched when it comes to space and utility. As always, this behemoth people carrier uses a traditional body-on-frame truck chassis with a solid rear axle. But despite its size, the Suburban boasts decent road manners, helped in part by …

Rating 68/100 Background The first Chevrolet Suburban was introduced during Franklin Roosevelt’s first administration. Nineteen presidential terms and 71 years later, the Suburban is still truckin’, providing big families with the type of space and utility that today’s growing onslaught of crossover SUVs just can’t match.Dramatically redesigned and improved last year, the 2008 Chevrolet Suburban …

Rating 75/100 Background One of GM’s most popular full-size SUVs, the Chevrolet Suburban debuted back in 1936 and has long been an easy go-to choice for big families seeking a roomy, cozy car suitable for everyday use and recreation. The Suburban is essentially a longer version of the Tahoe, with a 14-inch longer wheelbase and …

Durability is an important factor to consider, especially if you own a used SUV or plan to keep it for the duration of its operating life. Even by adhering to maintenance schedules, employing less taxing driving behaviors and using premium parts, your SUV will have limitations as to how much you can drive it before …

Protecting a school district takes a lot of effort. The job is just as challenging as protecting a college campus, a large mall or other public gathering place. What makes it so difficult is that school districts often times have upwards of a dozen buildings. Unfortunately, we’re all too familiar with the tragedies that have …