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SUVs: Gas Guzzlers No More

SUVs: Gas Guzzlers No More

The term "large, good vehicle" may seem like an oxymoron. SUVs and larger rides have the reputation of being environmentally unfriendly, gas-guzzling giants that rule the road, spewing exhaust everywhere. The traditionally heavy structure of an SUV (designed to take a beating) became a pro......[Read More]
2014 Ford Explorer

2014 Ford Explorer

Here's a test drive and review of the 2014 Ford Explorer, a carryover crossover seven-seater that eats up the road - if not the trails. Tested, driven and reviewed by Jason Fogelson, About.com's Guide to SUVs, crossovers and minivans.......[Read More]
Engine

Engine

Mercedes has been building robust diesel cars since the late 1970s, and with the 2013 GLK 250 BlueTEC, they are the first to offer a modern clean diesel in a small luxury SUV. The GLK 250 BlueTEC promises the pulling power that SUV owners need with the fuel economy they want -- but does the diesel d......[Read More]
ATV Safety Equipment: A Chest Protector

ATV Safety Equipment: A Chest Protector

A chest protector can protect your chest and back from punctures, scrapes and crushing.......[Read More]
LR2 Rear 3/4 Right

LR2 Rear 3/4 Right

When I got a chance to drive the most accessible Land Rover, the 2009 Land Rover LR2 HSE, I was quite chuffed. Known in Europe as the Freelander 2, the 2009 Land Rover LR2 HSE arrives here in the Colonies with a base price of $35,375 ($43,700 as tested) with a 4 year/50,000 mile basic warranty and E......[Read More]
Mahindra Powerol launches Home HUPS in Bihar

Mahindra Powerol launches Home HUPS in Bihar

'With the launch of Intelli Series Powerol will have an edge over the competitors and I expect a great response from the market' said Mr. Narendra Goyal, Head Home UPS Business, Powerol, Farm Equipmen......[Read More]
Profile Right

Profile Right

A refreshed 2013 Mercedes-Benz GLK landed in my driveway, begging to be driven. The 2013 Mercedes-Benz GLK350 4MATIC arrived with a base price of $39,090 ($48,555 as tested), a 4-year/50,000-mile warranty and EPA fuel economy estimates of 19 mpg city/24 mpg highway. Driven, tested and photographed b......[Read More]
Additional space available when roof rack is fitted

Additional space available when roof rack is fitted

If you are keen on camping trips and concerned how to carry your equipment then a roof rack may be your answer. Roof racks allow you to carry bulky items such as luggage, ladders, kayaks, canoes, camp......[Read More]
Nissan Pathfinder

Nissan Pathfinder

Sport Utility Vehicles and crossovers were the stars at the 2009 Los Angeles Auto Show at the LA Convention Center in November 2008, at least to us. Check out this photo gallery of 2009 SUVs and crossovers at the 2009 LAAS from Jason Fogelson, your Guide to SUVs and crossovers at About SUVs.......[Read More]
New Chassis

New Chassis

Here's a photo gallery from the 2009 New York International Auto Show, featuring new SUVs and crossover vehicles from GMC, Land Rover and Jeep. Photos by Bob Schulties, one of the experts at About.com SUVs.......[Read More]
Helpful Tips To Use A Great Local Auto Service Shop

Helpful Tips To Use A Great Local Auto Service Shop

Long prior to a project starts, a trustworthy service mobile shop will provide you with an estimate. A phone quote is a wonderful means to get a quick rough estimate. Prior to making a deal, make sure......[Read More]
Before You Buy a New ATV

Before You Buy a New ATV

Buying a new ATV can be challenging experience at best, a harrowing nightmare at worst. We've got advice for you that will help make the process less of an ordeal, from Matt Finley, your Guide to 4 wheel fun at About ATVs and Offroading......[Read More]
Derek Guetter at Nuclear Cowboyz in San Diego

Derek Guetter at Nuclear Cowboyz in San Diego

Nuclear Cowboyz 2010 San Diego Sports Arena Practice Derek Guetter ATV......[Read More]
Badge Rear

Badge Rear

Here's a quick photo gallery of the 2011 Toyota 4Runner from Jason Fogelson, your Guide to sport utility vehicles and crossovers at About SUVs. Learn more about features, performance and pricing in this photo gallery.......[Read More]
Family Resemblance Enhanced

Family Resemblance Enhanced

Liberty is a strong player among mid-size sport utes because it serves a dual purpose. The 2008 Jeep Liberty starts at a reasonable $20,330, but can top out above $33,000 with options -- zounds! Liberty includes Chrysler's new Lifetime Powertrain warranty. Tested, analyzed and photographed by B......[Read More]
The other side of the FJ

The other side of the FJ

1If you want to know why the Japanese set the standards for the North American auto market, look no further than the 2007 Toyota FJ Cruiser. While many American and European halo vehicles prioritize style over convenience, the 2007 Toyota FJ Cruiser is unique in that it was designed to be practical ......[Read More]
Rear Seat Entertainment Folded

Rear Seat Entertainment Folded

The 2014 Dodge Durango arrives with list prices starting at $29,795 up to $40,995 plus options. Driven, tested and photographed by Jason Fogelson, About.com's Guide to SUVs.......[Read More]
Meet Dodge Journey

Meet Dodge Journey

Here's a quick photo gallery of the 2011 Dodge Journey from Basem Wasef, one of the experts on sport utility vehicles and crossovers at About SUVs. Learn more about features, performance and pricing in this photo gallery.......[Read More]
2007 Lincoln Navigator L 4x4

2007 Lincoln Navigator L 4x4

I'm struggling with the 2007 Lincoln Navigator L. So let's go to the facts. The 2007 Lincoln Navigator L carries a base price of $51,655 ($61,120 as tested); a 4 year/50,000 mile basic warranty; a 6 year/70,000 mile powertrain warranty; it is not subject to EPA fuel economy standards, so t......[Read More]
First Row

First Row

The 2012 Nissan Armada dwarfs ordinary SUVs. With a base price of $53,950 ($55,850 as tested), the 2012 Nissan Armada Platinum comes with a 3-year/36,000-mile basic warranty, a 5-year/60,000-mile powertrain warranty and EPA fuel economy estimates of 12 mpg city/18 mpg highway. Tested, analyzed and p......[Read More]