suvs

Gas Is Cheap, and SUVs Are Hot Again

By David Thomas on September 2, 2015


Gas prices are still dropping and are roughly a dollar less than they were a year ago. Seeing "$2" as you pass your local station sure alleviates worry about pain at the pump, and new car shoppers are setting their… Read More

Gas Is Cheap, and SUVs Are Hot Again

By David Thomas on September 2, 2015

Gas prices are still dropping and are roughly a dollar less than they were a year ago. Seeing "$2" as you pass your local station sure alleviates worry about pain at the pump, and new car shoppers are setting their… Read More

2015 Jeep Wrangler Review

By Aaron Bragman on September 2, 2015

The 2015 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Hard Rock is noisy, inefficient, floaty and bouncy — but like an ugly puppy, you can’t help but love it. Find out more info in my review.… Read More

What Does This Button Do in the 2016 Volvo XC90?

By Jennifer Geiger on September 2, 2015

Oftentimes, when installing a car seat during a Car Seat Check, I come across a question only the owner's manual can answer. Such was the case in the 2016 Volvo XC90. Off to the glove box! But how do you… Read More

2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee Gets More Power, Better Mileage

By David Thomas and Mike Hanley on September 1, 2015

You won't be able to tell much has changed with Jeep's popular Grand Cherokee SUV, but the company has made some small changes for 2016 to eke out better fuel economy. The base engine, the 3.6-liter V-6, also adds more… Read More

Recall Alert: 2014 Jeep Cherokee

By Matt Schmitz on August 31, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 160,000 model-year 2014 Jeep Cherokee SUVs The Problem: Static buildup in the control module could potentially disable the windshield wipers. An investigation by the automaker discovered the problem could occur if the wipers are activated during dry… Read More

Kia Previews 2017 Sportage

By Jennifer Geiger on August 27, 2015

Hyundai's redesigned Tucson compact SUV just went on sale, so it makes sense that a new one is also on the way from corporate cousin Kia. The automaker announced that the 2017 Sportage will make its global debut in September… Read More

2016 Chevrolet Traverse: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Geiger on August 25, 2015

Chevrolet's Traverse has one of the biggest cargo areas in the three-row SUV class. That coupled with a roomy second row and newly standard OnStar 4G LTE connectivity and Wi-Fi hot spot functionality (data subscription required) should really make it… Read More

NHTSA: 2016 Acura RDX, Nissan Maxima, Honda HR-V Earn Five-Star Safety Rating

By Matt Schmitz on August 24, 2015

The revised 2016 Acura RDX, the redesigned 2016 Nissan Maxima and the all-new 2016 Honda HR-V have earned the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration's five-star safety rating for crashworthiness. Related: More Safety News The RDX compact luxury SUV repeated its… Read More

2015 Lincoln Navigator Nails Third-Row Comfort

By By Sara Lacey on August 24, 2015

As many families know, just because a vehicle has a third row does not mean it's functional, let alone comfortable. Three-row SUVs can be the trickiest of all; their size makes you believe that there's loads of space for passengers,… Read More

IIHS Names 2016 Honda Pilot Top Safety Pick Plus

By Matt Schmitz on August 21, 2015

The redesigned Honda Pilot piloted itself to the top of the crashworthiness heap for the 2016 model year. The three-row SUV received the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety's highest honor, Top Safety Pick Plus — courtesy of the Pilot's score… Read More