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2015 BMW X1

Rating 55/100 Background Small crossover SUVs are great vehicles for small families. They can ferry a few kids to school every day, or can be loaded up with a bit of extra luggage for a weekend road trip. To satisfy all sorts of families, BMW offers all sorts of crossovers, in various shapes and sizes, …

Rating 67/100 Background If you’re looking for sporty performance, respectable utility and a luxurious vibe that’s all wrapped up in a small package, the 2014 BMW X1 is a great place to start your search. The X1 was introduced to the United States last year and, despite a few key competitors, it remains a stand-out …

Rating 67/100 Background Looking for a fun-to-drive small luxury crossover that offers respectable utility along with dimensions that are actually small? Then you need to put the 2013 BMW X1 on your test-drive list. Smaller than its X3 brother but still related to both the 1 Series and 3 Series, the X1 offers the extraordinary …

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 …

The 2017 Chevrolet Trax is the perfect embodiment of what has made compact SUVs some of the most sought after vehicles. The Trax delivers robust styling, nimble performance, and a low starting price, placing it on par with what you would pay for midsize sedans like the Chevrolet Malibu. Best of all is the value …

A big part of buying an SUV concerns its cargo space. Along with having the capacity to transport up to eight people, having space to store your gear can be just as important. Therefore, finding storage solutions that work for you can make the difference between a well-organized cabin and a chaotic one. To account …

It’s easy to focus on the areas where SUVs hold the most appeal like seating and cargo versatility and the higher position of the body. At the same time, focusing on those factors alone limits the perspective on what certain SUVs can do. Just because you opt for a larger vehicle doesn’t mean you should …

Fall is the perfect time to pack your friends and family into your sports utility vehicle and take them on a road trip! Whether you plan on taking your SUV to a remote area to do some hunting or just to check out the leaves as they change color, there are plenty of accessories on …

The surge in demand for compact SUVs means this segment will continue to expand and evolve. A great example of this came from the LA Auto Show, where compact SUVs dominated the landscape of the new vehicle offerings. Furthermore, Ford announced recently it will enter the compact segment with its EcoSport model while other manufacturers …

82 vehicles earned the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety’s praise for 2017. The IIHS is a non-profit organization that’s supported by auto insurers. It works to reduce the number of motor vehicle crashes each year as well as the rate of injuries and amount of property damage. Of the 82 vehicles that earned the non-profit’s …

BMW is certainly on a mission when it comes to churning out SUVs. The company is expected to refresh its X Series lineup over the next two years while also adding two completely new models. Right now, the X Series lineup includes the X1, X3, X4, X5 and X6. Soon, it will be expanded to …

SUVS will continue to dominate the automotive marketplace, as demand for them persists. To meet this demand, more vehicle manufacturers are eager to dive into this market, creating a more diverse set of offerings for you. While variety is excellent when it comes time to buy your next midsize SUVs, it also creates more work …