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2018 Toyota RAV4 Platinum Test Drive Review

The Toyota RAV4, Nissan Rogue and Honda CR-V are to passenger vehicles what the Ford F-150, Chevrolet Silverado and RAM 1500 are to trucks: they dominate the market. Last year was huge for compact crossovers, and as more buyers flock to crossovers, that trend doesn’t seem to be slowing anytime soon. The 2018 Toyota RAV4 faces some stiff competition, though, from CUVs like the CR-V and Rogue as well as the Chevrolet Equinox, Ford Escape, Jeep Cherokee, VW Tiguan, Hyundai Tucson and Mazda CX-5. Of course, Toyota is credited with…

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Head to Head: 2016 Honda CR-V AWD vs. 2016 Volkswagen Tiguan 4Motion

When you need an SUV that handles the roads well, can stow all your gear and still have room left for the family or friends, and will take even off-roading, then look no further than the 2016 Honda CR-V or the 2016 Volkswagen Tiguan 4-Motion. With competitors such as the Kia Sportage, Toyota RAV4, Hyundai Santa Fe, Ford Edge, Chevrolet Trax, Mitsubishi Outlander Sport, Jeep Renegade, Buick Encore, Fiat 500X, Mazda CX-3 or CX-5, Mini Countryman, Nissan Rogue, and other great SUVs, the Tiguan and the CR-V still perform well….

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Head to Head: 2016 Nissan Juke vs. 2016 FIAT 500X

In today’s oversaturated crossover and sports utility vehicle market, it can be difficult to choose from the masses. However, the 2016 Nissan Juke and FIAT 500X are good places to start. Both of these small CUVs offer plenty of style and great practicality with a starting MSRP around $20,000* ($20,250 MSRP for the Nissan Juke S* and $20,000 MSRP for the FIAT 500X Pop*). It may be difficult to figure out which hatchback CUV you’d like with the market full of spunky little 5-doors, such as the Honda CR-V, Hyundai…

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Best Crossovers Under $30,000 in 2016

With gas prices at an affordable level, crossovers and SUVs are becoming more popular than ever. Crossover themselves have become a huge segment with every automaker jumping in to grab a piece of the pie, and it’s difficult to pick out the best crossovers under $30,000. With that in mind, our team of editors decided to compile a list of crossovers that you can buy in 2016 that won’t break the bank and will offer you all the comfort and utility you’re looking for. Our list contains a large variety…

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Top 7 Compact Crossovers for Small Families in 2016

Crossovers represent one of the fastest growing segments in the automotive industry and all automakers, including luxury automakers, are jumping in to grab a piece of the pie. However, within the crossover segment, there is sub-segment that also seems to be booming and that includes the compact crossovers. Compact crossovers offer the utility of an SUV with a comfortable ride of a sedan on which they are usually based. Compact crossovers are becoming increasingly popular for smaller families with three to five individuals. The compact crossover segment is currently dominated…

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