Top 5 small off-road worthy Crossovers reviewed
( http://www.TFLcar.com ) Wikipedia says, "a crossover is a vehicle built on a car platform and combining, in highly variable degrees, features of a sport utility vehicle (SUV) with features from a passenger vehicle, especially those of a station wagon or hatchback." We simply like to say that the crossover is the new family truckster. Here are the Top 5 off-road worthy crossovers that we've driven in 2011.
2011 Toyota RAV4 vs Subaru Forester muddy mashup review
( http://www.TFLcar.com ) The 2011 Toyota RAV4 and the 2011 Subaru Forester 2.5XT turbo both cost about 30K , both can seat five people and both can go off-road with their very capable all wheel drive set up. But which one of these two competing new crossover's is the better buy? That's the question we try to answer in this off-road mashup review.
2012 Motor Trend SUV of the Year - Competition Overview
Find out how the Range Rover Evoque was chosen as the 2012 Motor Trend Sport/Utility of the Year with this behind the scenes look at the 2012 SUV of the Year test program.
FOR THE COMPLETE STORY on why we picked the Evoque as our 2012 Sport/Utility of the year, click the links below:
Tiguan - small river crossing - Ubatuba, Brazil
VW Tiguan 4Motion Sport&Style off-road capabilities.
I was already aware of the water crossing limits of the car, so I was not about to cross this small river.
However my Wife challenged it, teasing me.
I crossed it first, then I let her to cross it back so I coud make the video.
I have to confess I got concerned as I underestimated the depth when entering through the opposite margin.
But the Tiguan made it very well.
Two Subaru Outbacks on slippery mud - HD
New offroad trip from Forum-Subaru.pl.
This time we went to southern Poland, when large parts of the country were endangered with flood or flooded. Several weeks of rain made the ground soaked with water, very slippery, really difficult to drive on. Watch the comparison, where two comparable cars with different sets of tires try to get through the swampy meadow, where even walking in wellingtons was not easy.