SUV News & Advice

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Over the course of owning your SUV, it isn’t uncommon for it to incur scratches--sometimes many with an active lifestyle! While they can be unsightly and in some instances, infuriating, it’s part of owning a vehicle and they are surprisingly easy to fix. Here’s a guide on how to help your SUV regain its pristine showroom look. 1. Assess the Damage Your first step is to assess the damage. To do this, you’ll want to determine how...

You’ve shared many miles and memories together, but there comes a time when you might require a new vehicle. When this happens, you’ll have the option of selling your vehicle privately. Here is a look at the pros and cons of selecting this option, and how you can earn the most money. Pros/Cons of Selling Privately In some regards, selling your SUV privately is a better fit as you can set your price and handle your...

The 2017 Ford Escape is among one of the most stylish compact SUVs available. Its chiseled exterior attracts the modern buyer while the bold and fluid interior appeals to those looking for touches of luxury and convenience. To see how great of a value the Ford Escape represents, it’s important to compare it with similar offerings from different manufacturers. To do this effectively, you’ll first want to analyze what are the most important factors for...

With Earth Day having just taken place on Saturday, April 22, many communities across the country held events to educate and empower people to develop eco-friendly behaviors. One of the most effective ways you can make a difference is by altering how you care for and drive your SUV. If you plan to buy an SUV, you should consider greener options like hybrids and electric SUVs. While sales of electric SUVs have been less than robust, more manufacturers...

A Toyota vehicle recently claimed the title of “World’s Fastest SUV.” The company was able to achieve the major accomplishment by heavily modifying its Land Cruiser, which has been in production for 60 years. The modified vehicle is appropriately called the Land Speed Cruiser. It actually first debuted at the 2016 Specialty Equipment Market Association Show in Las Vegas. But in order to make the world record run possible, Toyota modified the vehicle even further. “At Toyota,...

In recent years, it’s become easier to obtain financing for your SUV. One reason why was the shift on how you could receive financing. With many online lenders and the emergence of peer-to-peer platforms, you had a huge supply of lenders to choose from. This gave you an alternative from the dealerships, and in some cases, more power when you went to negotiate for the price of your new vehicle--since your focus was on the...

Smartphone technology progressed to the point we can do everything on them from shopping to conducting business to even writing a novel. SUV manufacturers have taken notice of how much we rely on our digital appendages and crafted their models to meet our needs. Now, the standard for most new SUVs is to have smartphone integration for both Apple and Android devices. For the seasoned driver, this is outstanding because it gives you access to your...

When you buy an SUV, it is most likely one of the biggest investments you'll make. With the depreciating costs of the vehicle, gas, state registration fees, insurance, maintenance, and repairs, the total costs of owning an SUV can far outweigh its value. With this said, when you need a vehicle few match the versatility SUVs offer because you can use these vehicles for a wide variety of purposes. It can create business and income-earning opportunities...

Smartphone use has become so pervasive that even SUV manufacturers are stepping up their game with their technological offerings. Now, it isn’t uncommon to find new SUVs that offer Apple CarPlay or Android Auto capabilities. The reason for this is simple: owners want access to their phone’s apps on the go. Not only can this serve entertainment purposes by way of streaming music services, but it is also useful with other apps as well. When shopping...

If General Motors’ sales numbers are any indication, the manufacturer is in beast mode. Fox Business reports GM’s first quarter net income, fueled on the popularity of the company’s SUV and truck line, rose to $2.6 billion--a 34 percent increase. This is an incredible accomplishment for GM, and SUVs were a huge factor in helping them achieve the record-level profits. To demonstrate, sales for the Chevrolet Tahoe rose 15 percent and sales of its smaller SUVs...

The upcoming summer months usher in warmer weather. Not only will this increase the number of vehicles on the road due to road trips and the pleasant weather prompting people to drive more, it can play a role in how your vehicle performs, most notably in fuel efficiency. Since the summer months can be some of the most expensive as it pertains to gas prices, it’s important you do all you can to increase your...

The suburban tank, known as the Hummer H1, will soon grace China’s streets. Cars.com reports Humvee Export created a new Hummer H1 that will appeal to China’s wealthy car owners. News of the revelation went down at the 2017 Shanghai Auto Show. Details of the New H1 The new Hummer H1 comes with a staggering price tag of more than $150,000. “There’s a niche market,” remarked John Costin, who’s President of Humvee Export to Car and Driver....