New SUVs Looking for Used SUVs?

If you’ve got a big group of people, a large load of cargo, a trailer full of fun, or some combination thereof, a sport-utility vehicle (SUV) is often the ideal answer. As the all-wheel-drive adventurer’s tamer of terrain or the parent’s 3-row alternative, today’s SUV assumes a number of identities.

Buyer’s Guide Videos

Other Buyer’s Guides You Might Like
Check out other guides for expert reviews, photos, videos and more.
See all categories
New Car Spotlight


Latest SUV News

2017 Nissan Armada bows in Chicago

A new generation of Nissan’s full-size SUV arrives this summer when the 2017 Armada goes on sale. Unlike the previous model, which was based on Titan pickup mechanicals, the latest iteration will share a platform with the Infiniti QX80 and as a result will be built in Japan rather than at the Nissan assembly plant in Mississippi, which produces the Titan Read more...

2017 Chevrolet Trax gets fresh look, new features

Chevrolet executives readily admit they were a little late to the rapidly escalating small crossover/sport-utility game, sending the Trax into the fray in 2014 as a 2015 model. Essentially a democratized version of the Buick Encore -- about $4000 less, trim for trim -- the Trax has performed well in the U.S. racking up 63,303 sales in 2015, its first full Read more...

Previous | Next Compact SUV Sporty indeed, and stylish too. In a category dominated by me-too metal and derivative drivetrains, Kia's Sportage stands out for both what's under the hood (two 4-cylinder engines, including one boasting 260 turbocharged horses) and the hood itself. The Sportage serves as a forceful design statement from this Read more...

Previous | Next Compact SUV The mainstream compact SUV of choice for SUV purists. There are very few compact SUVs that can boast any ability in the dirt. The Jeep Cherokee goes a step further, being the only one that has genuine off-road credibility and capability. It combines that with the daily drivability and practicality of the segment's Read more...

Who Knew Practical and Safe Could Look so Good? Roomy, comfortable, thoughtfully designed and even stylish, the 2016 Toyota Highlander continues to be a segment benchmark highly regarded for its reliability and resale value. The third-generation Highlander offers seating for eight and a wide variety of family-friendly features, plus a choice of two fuel Read more...

Previous | Next Compact SUV Upmarket, but not upcountry. GMC is General Motors' venerable outlet for all things truck, and it had a big hit with the introduction of its compact crossover SUV, the GMC Terrain. Although its truck-like styling dynamic isn't for everyone, neither will the Terrain be confused with the more ubiquitous entries from Read more...