Tag Archives: Road

SUVs rule the road and that's a problem for auto makers

SUVs rule the road and that's a problem for auto makers
It's become an automotive axiom: The sport-utility vehicle is the new standard-issue automobile. Compact SUVs represent the largest vehicle segment in Canada and the United States. Luxury SUVs outsell luxury passenger cars. And, last year, Canadians …
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2016 Lexus RX350 F Sport REVIEW | Loaded With Features, But Soft On Road

2016 Lexus RX350 F Sport REVIEW | Loaded With Features, But Soft On Road
A five-seat luxury SUV, the Lexus RX 350 F Sport is powered by an updated version of the naturally-aspirated 3.5-litre V6 petrol engine. It pounds out a healthy 221kW and 370Nm – that's 15kW and 24Nm more than the previous generation. Drive is to the …
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Nissan's Rogue Warrior Concept is an SUV by road, and a snowmobile on the slopes

Nissan's Rogue Warrior Concept is an SUV by road, and a snowmobile on the slopes
At the 2016 Detroit Auto Show, Nissan conquered the dusty trail with its menacingly tough Titan Warrior Concept. Just days later, the brand is looking to take over the slopes with a tank-like … drive system adapts to road conditions 30 times faster …
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Hit the road: Cars and trucks going out of production

Hit the road: Cars and trucks going out of production
The last remnants of DaimlerChrysler, these compact SUVs go out of production in 2016. German executives were convinced the Jeep name was magic, and that you could sell any vehicle bearing it. The Compass and Patriot proved them wrong. Perhaps the …
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