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Video Review: After Some Mud Wrestling, the Best SUVs Emerge

Video Review: After Some Mud Wrestling, the Best SUVs Emerge
Sport utility vehicles and crossovers dominate the automotive world, and a group of journalists convened on a muddy course to find the best ones. By TOM VOELK/DRIVEN on Publish Date April 21, 2016. Photo by Northwest Automotive Press …
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Review: 2017 Kia Sportage adds flash to compact SUV

Review: 2017 Kia Sportage adds flash to compact SUV
Kia separates from the pack with the sporty and striking 2017 Sportage SX AWD crossover, which has the looks, power and personality to be a leader in the white-hot market for compact SUVs. The Sportage cranks up Kia's design mojo, confronting the …
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This Week's Top Photos: The 2016 Beijing Auto Show edition

This Week's Top Photos: The 2016 Beijing Auto Show edition
This past week's 2016 Beijing Auto Show turned out to be a treat for sports car fans. One of the stars was the new TT RS which is due in showrooms early next year. The car was shown in both coupe and convertible bodystyles and looks especially tasteful …
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Renault Koleos, Lexus IS update and Volkswagen T-Prime Concept GTE revealed at

Renault Koleos, Lexus IS update and Volkswagen T-Prime Concept GTE revealed at
The Volkswagen T-Prime Concept GTE plug-in hybrid is a thinly disguised Touareg. This interpretation of VW's big SUV sports a wider, lower and radically longer body based on Audi's Q7 platform. The Touareg's growth spurt has been triggered by the …
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Inspired By Tesla, China Guns For Affordable Electric Car Market

Inspired By Tesla, China Guns For Affordable Electric Car Market
At the year's Beijing Auto Show, BYD rolled out its new entry-level SUV priced at 209,800 yuan ($ 32,360) for the hybrid version that also runs on gasoline. The model is smaller than … Its luxury car design is much different than the family oriented …
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Nissan Kicks compact SUV – 5 things you need to know

Nissan Kicks compact SUV – 5 things you need to know
The much-awaited Nissan Kicks compact SUV is all set to make its global debut on May 3, 2016 at the Rio Olympic and Paralympic Games in Brazil. Prior its official unveiling, the vehicle's production model has been revealed on the web. This compact SUV …
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Best new cars for 2016

Best new cars for 2016
The smallest member of Audi's Q family of SUVs and crossovers is set to be on sale in August, priced around £22,000. Audi has used the Q2 to debut some new styling cues in a bid to make the small crossover appeal to a younger market. As such, one …
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2016 Lexus RX 350

2016 Lexus RX 350
That changes drastically with the 2016 model: Thanks to a radical reworking of its sheet metal, the 2016 Lexus RX 350 has gone from a snoozer to one of the sleekest-looking SUVs in its class. And although its Remote Touch infotainment interface isn't …
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2016 Chevrolet Equinox a more spacious compact SUV

2016 Chevrolet Equinox a more spacious compact SUV
What is the second-best-selling Chevrolet in North America behind the Silverado pickup? I'll bet you didn't say Equinox. More than 1.4 million of them are on the road. Both here and south of the border Chevy's compact crossover slugs it out in the …
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