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GMC unveiled its second-generation Terrain SUV. The all-new compact SUV features a bold exterior design, offers a range of new turbocharged powertrains and has more available active safety technologies. “GMC’s strong growth over the past decade is due in large part to Terrain,” said Duncan Aldred, vice president of global sales and marketing for GMC. …

The ease of accessing information digitally has made it convenient to do all your vehicle research from the comfort of your home. However, with so much information available, it’s important to develop good researching skills to save time. One of the most effective techniques employed is to take two comparable models and see how they …

Rating 85/100 Background The 2016 GMC Terrain marks the seventh year of production for the truck brand’s entry into the small-to-midsize crossover class. During that time, the class has grown in popularity but the Terrain has soldiered on with only minor equipment updates. It still stands out due to its slightly larger-than-average size and unique …

Rating 68/100 Background The GMC Terrain has been mostly unchanged since its introduction for 2010. That’s six years without a major refresh or redesign, which is a pretty long time in automotive terms. The 2015 Terrain still stands out for its comfort-oriented drive and optional V6 engine. But is that enough to keep it out …

Rating 70/100 Background The 2014 GMC Terrain is a slightly-larger-than-compact crossover that shares its design with the Chevrolet Equinox. It seats five people in comfort and offers a relatively high level of luxury for this segment. With high-quality surfaces, flowing lines across the dashboard and a lengthy standard equipment list that includes a 7-inch touchscreen …

Rating 63/100 Background While it’s rare to hear words like "stylish" and "sophisticated" used to describe a compact crossover, they’re a fitting characterization of the 2012 GMC Terrain. Underneath its squared-off bodywork, the Terrain is nearly identical to the Chevrolet Equinox right down to the 4-cylinder and V6 engines under the hood. Size-wise, the pair …

Rating 62/100 Background Compact crossovers have quickly become the go-to choice for a family-friendly sport-utility that’s cheaper, more fuel-efficient and better suited to tighter urban confines than bigger SUVs. At the same time, these crossovers have also tended to be a little noisier, less refined and not as appealing for long-distance family road trips. The …

Rating 67/100 Background On the one hand, the 2010 GMC Terrain is an old-school GM badge job, an unabashed Chevrolet Equinox knockoff with the same platform, features and powertrains. But unlike many old-school GM badge jobs, this one is fundamentally a really good vehicle, so we’re willing to cut it some slack. Indeed, the Terrain …

Jeep has unveiled its most powerful SUV offering: the Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk. This SUV takes performance capabilities to a whole new level. It accomplished this by mimicking the offerings of the Dodge Challenger Hellcat. Most notably, it uses the same 6.2-liter V8 engine to deliver awe-inspiring power with its 707-horsepower output. This places Jeep in …

The unveiling of the Range Rover Velar SUV at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show garnered a ton of attention. So much so that it seemed to overshadow another vehicle which Jaguar Land Rover had on display — a unique version of the new Land Rover Discovery. The special vehicle is equipped with a roof-mounted drone …

It’s almost that time of year again! Jeep enthusiasts from across the country will soon descend on Moab, Utah for the annual Easter Jeep Safari. It’s a popular event with a long history. It all started back in 1967. The Moab Chamber of Commerce organized it. Back then, it was just a one-day trail ride. …

We all want our sports utility vehicle to be dependable. We certainly don’t want to waste precious time sitting in a repair shop. After all, SUV owners are all about adventure and being out on the road. In fact, J.D. Power research says that aside from exterior and interior styling, vehicle dependability is the most …