crossover

Weidel on Wheels: New redesign makes this Kia sportier than ever

Toss out the impressive gas mileage and a sticker price that appeals to many, and there wasn’t a whole lot else that was convincing car shoppers that they should be driving off t ...

Weidel on Wheels: Nissan catches the eye with Juke

After giving this rather odd-looking vehicle a quick once over visually, I was prepared to dislike it. What had Nissan done? This vehicle reminded me of a sawed-off shotgun and lef ...

Weidel on Wheels: GM scores with GMC's Acadia

As someone who understands that the United States auto industry still has plenty of ground to make up before it can go head-to-head with foreign competitors, it’s always pleasing ...

Weidel on Wheels: Acura ZDX a hot topic

This is definitely not a vehicle for the masses. And just how do I know that? People show an immediate passion — good or bad — for the 2010 Acura ZDX. Judging from the reac ...

Weidel on Wheels: SUV pair offers handling and toughness

A redesigned model for 2011, the folks at Kia are very excited in presenting the new-look Sorento, a crossover sport utility vehicle with some definite upside. While no major red ...

Weidel on Wheels: Meet the two sides of Toyota’s SUVs

Under the Toyota umbrella, a great number of high quality sport utility vehicles have been produced over the years. Two of the most popular SUV offerings, the Toyota 4Runner and th ...

Weidel on Wheels: RDX makes shopping for a crossover a little easier

If you’re out there shopping for a small luxury crossover and having trouble pulling the trigger, the car-buying dilemma is understandable – it’s a difficult choice to make. ...

Weidel on Wheels: This beefy crossover is easy to Pilot

Honda SUV has car-like capabilities, a brawny look and a quality ride At first glance, it’s hard to believe this beefy-looking sport utility vehicle is viewed as a mid-size c ...

Weidel on Wheels: No second-year slump for EX35

Arriving on the scene two years ago, the Infiniti EX35 certainly made a big splash for a mere rookie, walking off in 2008 as the highest-rated premium vehicle in J.D. Power and Ass ...

Weidel on Wheels: Land Rover LR2 enjoys the city life

The name Land Rover used to mean just that — a vehicle that let virtually nothing stand in its way as it plowed over land masses and treated obstacles like minor annoyances. ...

Weidel on Wheels: Melding sport utility with wagon looks

When it comes to sport utility vehicles, Toyota and its luxury division, Lexus, fill in all the possible gaps, sometimes with multiple competing vehicles. Want a compact SUV? Try ...

Weidel on Wheels: Ford upgrades its crossover segment with Taurus X

Looking to distance itself from the unpopular Freestyle, the Ford braintrust decided to make a clean break, opting for a new name, a new look and some significant improvements. A ...

Dodge takes on the crossover

For those of you who like to be fashionably late, this one’s for you. With so many mid-size sport utility vehicle crossovers dotting the automotive sea, Dodge felt it was finall ...