sport utility vehicle

Weidel on Wheels: Redesigned QX56 offers plenty of luxury, power

Although many large sport utility vehicles are still on the road, gas-conscious times like these certainly have people thinking twice about purchasing one of these behemoths. Let ...

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: Xterra's ready for Mother Nature

This burly sport utility vehicle is definitely not designed for the masses. Yet Nissan has a nice thing going, targeting youthful, active car buyers who want a versatile SUV that c ...

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: Mazda's well-kept SUV secret

Always conscious of a “good deal,” one of the first things noticed on the breakdown of this year’s Mazda CX-7 was the price. Driving away with a mid-size sport utility vehi ...

Weidel on Wheels: Sport Utility Vehicle forefather keeps on driving

This traditional mid-size sport utility vehicle still has an audience. But it’s just playing in a much smaller theater. One of the original pioneer SUVs for off-roading, the Nis ...

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: 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: Toyota packs plenty into this little SUV

After thoroughly researching the competition, a few years ago a friend decided to purchase a Toyota RAV4. After some modest praise concerning his selection, I couldn’t overlook t ...

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 ...