Jeep Grand Cherokee
Starting From: $63,550 Verdict: 9.5/10
Overview: As BMW adapts to the ever-changing economics of the world, it has begun to make more affordable cars that are still BMW's at heart. The BMW X3 is no exception. The X3 is the third smallest SUV that BMW offers.
Starting From: $32,900 Verdict: 7/10
Overview: The Ford Explorer is another exceptional car by Ford, and yes, it is all American. One of the things that the Explorer has that other cars in its class doesn't is power. The Explorer is equipped with one of three V6's. It’s standard with front-wheel drive and a 290 horsepower V6. All-wheel drive is optional too.
Overview: The 2017 Acura MDX is truly exceptional in every way. It seats 7, it's very comfortable, has a very smooth ride, and is very powerful. Just like everything, there is a downside to the MDX.
Starting From: $50,600 Verdict: 7.5/10
Overview: Named after the forever famous Stelvio Pass, the Alfa Romeo Stelvio can rip up that road just as well as any other sportscar under the sun. Alfa Romeo offers the Stelvio in three basic models. The Stelvio QF is not one to mess with. It can keep up with most AMG's.
Overview: This is the second-generation Audi Q5 and there are many differences from the first generation then the eye can see. The Audi Q5 runs on an inline 4, unlike the previous model which had a V6.
Overview: The Chevrolet Suburban has always been the uber-luxury vehicle. The badge it wears though doesn't always symbolize that it is a very luxurious vehicle though. Behind that badge though is a totally different story. The Chevrolet Suburban comes in three models.
Starting From: $41,000 Verdict:8/10
Overview: The all-new GMC Acadia has changed dramatically since the 2017 redesign. The Acadia is now sleeker and more stylish than the previous models. The new Acadia also comes with more power but was the Acadia better-left untouched
Starting From: $37,300 Verdict: 10/10
Starting From: $44,600 Verdict: 9.5/10
Overview: The 2018 Bentley Bentayga is one of the fastest SUVs around and one of the most expensive, but now Bentley is producing a V8 model which will produce around 60 less horsepower and reduce the price of the W12 by around $45,000.
Starting From: $197,725 Verdict: 9.5/10
Overview: As Infiniti adapts to the ever-changing economics of the world, it has begun to make more affordable cars that are still Infiniti's at heart. The Infiniti QX30 is no exception. The QX30 is the smallest SUV that Infiniti offers. The QX30 offers a 208 horsepower turbocharged 2.0-liter inline-four travels to the front or all four wheels through a seven-speed automatic.
Starting From: $29,995 Verdict: 8/10
2018-2019 Model Year SUVs
Overview: The Cadillac Escalade has always been the uber-luxury vehicle. It is seen as the vehicle for the richest of the rich, mainly because of the badge it wears. Behind that badge though is a totally different story. The Cadillac Escalade comes in two models.
Overview: The Brand new redesigned Ford Expedition may be one of the best full-size SUV's currently available. Ford offers either a twin-turbo 375 horsepower V6 or a 400 horsepower twin-turbo V6. The horsepower all depends upon the trim level. Both engines are paired with a 10-speed automatic transmission.
Overview: Sitting as large as a tank, one of the most luxurious SUV's out there is by Infiniti. The real thing that no one saw coming is that deep down the QX80 is actually a Nissan. It shares a lot of components with the Nissan Armada, which is Nissan's largest SUV. Back to the Infiniti, the QX80 comes standard with a naturally aspirated V8 which produces 400 horsepower.
Overview: As Honda's flagship SUV, the Honda Pilot doesn't fill the slot very well. Starting with the engine, the Honda Pilot gets a 280 horsepower 3.5 liter V6 that goes to all wheels through a six-speed automatic, while the higher end models get a nine-speed automatic. The body style is also quite odd. The nose is flat which really doesn't help with aerodynamics, and the front grille is also obnoxiously large.
Starting From: $41,995 Verdict: 9/10
Starting From: $33,995 Verdict: 4.5/10
Starting From: $31,450 Verdict: 7/10
Starting From: $36,550 Verdict: 9.5/10
Alfa Romeo Stelvio
Starting From: $50,450 Verdict: 9.5/10
Overview: In the world of compact crossovers, many manufactures mess up for multiple reasons. They either put no effort into it or too much and then the price of the car goes through the roof. Luckily though the 2018 Buick Encore isn't just another stereotype.
Starting From: $64,750 Verdict: 7/10
Overview: When Buick first announced that they were coming out with a convertible, no one expected it to be any good. That's not too far off either. The Cascada comes with a 1.6-liter turbo four-cylinder that produces 200 horsepower.
Overview: As BMW adapts to the ever-changing economics of the world, it has begun to make more affordable cars that are still BMW's at heart. The BMW X1 is no exception. The X1 is the smallest SUV that BMW offers. It still does offers BMW's sporty styling, power, and comfort all into one.
Overview: The Chevrolet Tahoe has always been the uber-luxury vehicle. The badge it wears though doesn't always symbolize that it is a very luxurious vehicle though. Behind that badge though is a totally different story. The Chevrolet Tahoe comes in three models.
Overview: As Jaguars one and only large SUV, the new Jaguar F-Pace has a very large void to fill. That's what we're here to find out. There are four engines available for the F-Pace. Engines include a standard 247 horsepower turbocharged 2.0-liter inline-four cylinder. 296 horsepower is also available with the four-cylinder.
Overview: With Jeeps newest addition to their family, does the all-new Jeep Compass have what it takes to be a true Jeep? First off, in order for a vehicle to be a Jeep, it needs to be completely off-road capable, and Jeep confirmed that by offering the Trail Hawk edition for the Compass.
Starting From: $35,790 Verdict: 8/10
Overview: The 2019 redesigned BMW X4 is more of a lifted Sportback than an SUV. The X4 has a much lower roofline and a much tighter, cramped interior and as you can see it got some of its styling from the new BMW X2.
Overview: As Cadillacs one and only mid-size SUV, the new Cadillac XT5 has a lot of competitors that won't back down without a fight. First off, the XT5 has one off styling. It's made out of lightweight materials, which helps the car corner much better, and also helps the 310 horsepower V6 rocket the XT5 to 60mph in just over six and a half seconds.
Overview: Being one of the select few Audi SUVs to have real exhaust pipes, the Audi Q7 immediately gets our vote. Emissions standards will forever increase, and because of that manufacturers are forced to place exhaust pipes with smaller tips on the end.
Starting From: $49,900 Verdict: 10/10
Overview: The 2019 redesigned Infiniti QX50 is more of a lifted Sportback than an SUV. The QX50 has a much lower roofline and a much tighter, cramped interior and as you can see it got some of its stilling from the new Infiniti Q60. With the new model year though, Infiniti has added more height so the interior has a lot more room and the styling looks so much better than the previous QX50.
Starting From: $24,995 Verdict: 9/10
Overview: The long-awaited arrival of Audi's flagship SUV has finally come. The all-new Audi Q8 has finally arrived. While it's not in America yet, European customers have received their Q8's, and some have even received their SQ8's.
Overview: The Acura RDX is an everlasting crossover that will probably never go away. The Acura RDX has been around since 1986. That's 31 years. If you ask me that's 31 years too long. As I'm sure most of you know Honda owns Acura.
Starting From: $74,695 Verdict: 6/10
Starting From: $39,995 Verdict: 7/10
Starting From: $36,400 Verdict: 9.5/10
Overview: With the original release of the Dodge Challenger Hellcat, people were astonished how 707 horsepower could fit under the hood of an all American muscle car. Ever since that day, Jeep has been interested in how they could shove 707 horsepower under the hood in one of their cars.
Starting From: $41,500 Verdict: 9/10
Starting From: $29,000 Verdict: 8/10
Starting From: $24,250 Verdict: 8/10
Starting From: $54,300 Verdict: 9/10
Starting From: $44,000 Verdict: 9/10
Overview: In the day and age where everyone is moving towards electric cars and becoming more economical, it almost makes you wonder. Why would BMW decide to take the X5, stuff a 4.4-liter twin turbo V8 under the hood that produces 567 horsepower which travels to all four wheels.
Starting From: $29,950 Verdict: 8/10
Overview: In the day and age where everyone is moving towards electric cars and becoming more economical, it almost makes you wonder. Why would BMW decide to take their largest SUV, the X6, and stuff a 4.4-liter twin turbo V8 under the hood that produces 567 horsepower which travels to all four wheels.
Starting From: $47,900 Verdict: 8/10
Starting From: $51,790 Verdict:10/10
Starting From: $101,700 Verdict:10/10
Overview: Offering a smaller version of the already small Cadillac XT5 Crossover is something that should have occurred a long time ago. Almost every other manufacturer out there has made a smaller version of their small crossover. Not all of them have such a large starting price though.
Starting From: $22,990 Verdict: 9/10
Cadillac XT5 Crossover
Starting From: $57,200 Verdict:8/10
Starting From: $105,100 Verdict: 9.5/10
Overview: The all-new, redesigned Buick Regal Sportback. Buick has made their car the was once considered as outdated and ugly a new stylish sporty hatchback that has the power to back the name.
Overview: The all-new redesigned 2018 Audio SQ5 is the perfect mix of power and offroad capabilities. With its new twin-turbo V6 it generates more horsepower than the twin-turbo V6 that's in the Audi Q7.
Overview: The 2018 BMW X5 offers multiple configurations to fit the lifestyle of every person. The X5 offers multiple engines and drivetrains to fit the everchanging ergonomics of the world.
Overview: The Jaguar F-Pace is by far one of the best vehicles Jaguar has ever made. So why would Jaguar decide to come out with their first ever crossover? First off, this is the crossover that Jaguar set a world record in for the worlds longest barrel roll. While that is quite an odd way to introduce a new SUV to the market, it was very effective.
Starting From: $32,140 Verdict: 9/10
Starting From: $68,395 Verdict: 10/10
Starting From: $33,900 Verdict: 7.5/10
Overview: Have you ever wondered why you see so many Dodge Durango's no matter where you go, and they're usually all in white? That's because the Durango is an SUV, and in today's world everyone wants an SUV. People feel that if they are in an SUV and they happen to get in an accident that they have a higher chance of walking away from a serious accident.
Overview: With the sleek Sportback styling, the 2018 BMW X6 not only carries power, but aerodynamics are on its side. The sloped rear does improve the aerodynamics of the car, which you need in a big SUV so your gas mileage isn't completely gone. It does take away some headroom from the rear seats and a lot of trunk room is lost from it.
Starting From: $30,895 Verdict: 10/10
Starting From: $21,095 Verdict: 8/10
Overview: The brand new Infiniti QX60 is one of Infiniti's most visibly noticeable SUV's. What I mean by this is that most of there other SUV's look like lifted sedans. As you can see it got some of its stilling from the new Infiniti Q60. The QX60 also doesn't have a very large engine.
Overview: In the world of compact crossovers, many manufactures mess up for multiple reasons. They either put no effort into it or too much and then the price of the car goes through the roof. Luckily though the 2018 Honda CR-V isn't just another stereotype. The newly styled compact crossover has the perfect balance of a small vehicle that's easy to maneuver, and the luxury of a four-door sedan.
Starting From: $44,300 Verdict: 9.5/10
Starting From: $40,595 Verdict: 9/10
Overview: With its very controversial styling, the all-new GMC Terrain combines GMC's luxury into a midsize SUV like no other. First off, GMC did something very odd with the styling of the Terrain. It seems that they made the car sculpted around the front grille, and what I mean by that is that almost all of the body lines start from the front grille
Overview: The brand new Audi Q3 is Audi's response to the BMW X1 and the Acura RDX. They did a great job too. This is the second year that the Q3 is in production. I wouldn't really call this car an SUV even though Audi markets the Q3 that way.
Overview: The brand new 2018 BMW X2 is the first of its kind. This is the first X2 BMW has ever made. As BMW adapts to the ever-changing economics of the world, it has begun to make more affordable cars that are still BMW's at heart. The X2 is no exception.
Starting From: $38,600 Verdict:10/10