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Now, this is awesome! While Jeep has been celebrating its 75th birthday in different ways all year long, it recently took celebrations to the next level. Jeep opened the world’s first pop-up showroom accessible only by a 4×4 vehicle. How cool is that? Unfortunately, it was only open for three days. That means Jeep lovers who got to …

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2016 BMW X4

Rating 65/100 Background The 2016 BMW X4 marks the second year of production for this so-called "sports-activity coupe." That’s BMW’s term, mind you, not ours. What does it mean? Well, in practice, it refers to an existing BMW crossover: in this case, the exemplary X3, which has undergone some serious cosmetic surgery, emerging as a …

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2015 BMW X4

Rating 67/100 Background The 2015 BMW X4 represents the brand’s second answer to a question that no one really asked. First came the X6, a large, squat crossover with coupelike lines. This odd duck has the bulk and weight of an SUV coupled to relatively modest cargo capacity and the limited rear seat space of …

Rating 92/100 Background Despite what its tallish SUV profile and cozy backseat might imply, the Infiniti FX45 is a sport sedan in SUV clothing. By mating a powerful 320-horsepower V8 to a modified version of the previous-generation G35’s sport-tuned chassis, Infiniti created a machine that accelerates with vigor, attacks corners eagerly and generally feels alive …

Toyota has introduced a new grade for its Tundra full-size pickup truck and large Sequoia SUV. The company says both vehicles have long been ideal for families who are all about adventure and need the combination of performance, utility, towing ability and comfort. That’s why Toyota wanted to give families an “extra dose of sportier …

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 …

Part of the appeal of SUVs rests in their varied options. You can choose between two-row and third-row passenger seating, making SUVs a great choice for growing families, professionals seeking a vehicle with a higher seating profile and more. If you don’t require much in the way of passenger seating, then you are apt to …

The GMC Acadia continues to be an excellent choice for families. The 2017 model has the safety features, space and cargo room that anyone with kids would want. A major selling point is that the family-focused crossover earned a 2017 Top Safety Pick designation from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. It received “good” ratings in …

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. …

Unfortunately it won’t be available in the United States but this sports utility vehicle is simply so extravagant that we can’t not write about it. The Mercedes-Maybach G650 Landaulet has been called the ultimate safari machine and it follows two other spectacular vehicles, the AMG G 63 6×6 and G500 4×4. It offers even more …

Consumer insight is a good resource to use when buying a new SUV. After all, who better to know the SUV than someone who has it? With this in mind, Kelley Blue Book ranked the top rated SUVs of 2017 based on consumer reviews. Here’s a closer look at some of the models that made …

If you can afford it, luxury SUVs are well worth the investment. Most come equipped with distinctive touches of luxury styling, top-of-the-line entertainment choices, and performance that captivate drivers. In some regards, the 2017 Acura MDX is a good representation of what you will find with luxury models, starting with its styling. Its aerodynamic stance …