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    Rumormill: Maserati registers Cinqueporte, name of crossover revealed?

    It shouldn't even need to be said, but Kubang just isn't a good name for a Maserati – and that's not just because it sounds like onomatopoeia for the noise a Biturbo makes just before it becomes a Monoturbo. When the name first surfaced on a 2003 Detroit Auto Show concept, the Modenese ...

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    Report: U.S. Chevy Captiva deliveries begin as GM mulls Sonic-based CUV for Buick

    Chevrolet began deliveries of its Captiva fleet vehicle last week. The compact crossover is imported from Mexico and bears a striking resemblance to the recently deceased Saturn Vue. Don't think we're about to see the vehicle show up in the company's consumer lineup, however. General Motors says ...

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    Report: Bentley's upcoming SUV to pack twelve cylinders

    Sport-utility vehicles and big engines go together like peanut butter and jelly. Surprising, then, that nobody offers one with a twelve-cylinder engine. But if the latest reports prove accurate, that's all about to change. It's not that there's never been a twelve-cylinder SUV, but none are ...

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    Frankfurt: 2012 Subaru XV raises the Impreza bar

    Don't call it an Outback Sport. This is Subaru's new XV crossover, and though it totally fits the bill as a successor to the Impreza-based Outback Sports of yore, the Japanese automaker says that this little orange all-roader takes the company "into the compact crossover segment for the first ...

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    Teased: Infiniti JX shows its face... mostly

    Infiniti has just released the fourth teaser image of its upcoming seven-passenger JX crossover, and while the first, second and third images didn't reveal much, this fourth photo shows a clear view at the vehicle's front fascia. Decidedly more svelte than the larger QX, the JX takes styling cues ...

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    Report: Mercedes-Benz will build M-Class "coupe" in Alabama

    If there's one thing the world needs, it's another BMW X6, right? Mercedes-Benz seems to think so – after all, this isn't the first time we've heard rumblings about a four-door coupe-crossover from the German automaker. Now, Automotive News reports that the new X6 rival will be built at ...

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    Teased: Infiniti JX shows some more skin

    Infiniti will debut its new seven-passenger JX as part of this year's Pebble Beach festivities, and a third teaser image of the crossover has just been released on the Interwebs. This latest teaser is the third installment in Infiniti's seven-week-long rollout, leading up to the JX's official debut ...

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    Report: Saab 9-4X production underway, only Saab currently being built

    Production of the all-new 2011 Saab 9-4X crossover has started on schedule, despite the company's crippling financial woes. While production of the rest of the Saab lineup at its Trollhattan, Sweden plant has ground to a cash-strapped halt, 9-4Xs are rolling off the assembly lines in Ramos ...

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    Report: Aston Martin planning two or three Lagonda models

    Earlier this year, we reported that Aston Martin had allegedly given its Lagonda crossover concept the green light for production. Now, in speaking to Europe's CAR magazine, Aston CEO Dr. Ulrich Bez has confirmed that the concept will spawn "two or three" new Lagonda models. Aston Martin is ...

  • 0 $29K SUV Shootout - now with more Joey Lawrence [w/video]

    Joey and Chandie Lawrence help you pick out a new car – Click above to watch the video after the break
    Shopping for a new car (or truck, for that matter) in a crowded segment can be a bewildering task, especially when you're talking about mid-size SUVs and crossovers. There's a plethora ...

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    Rendered Speculation: Jaguar Crossover Concept

    Adrian Hallmark, Jaguar's Global Brand Director, has already said the British-bred, Indian-owned luxury brand needs a crossover. While some may rightly argue that point, the fact of the matter is that a Land Rover-based 'ute wearing the classic Leaping Cat seems like a foregone conclusion at this ...

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    Audi reconsidering Q3 for U.S. sales?

    Audi Cross Coupe Quattro Concept – Click above for a high-res image gallery
    Is Audi going to bring its Tiguan-for-the-country-club Q3 over to the United States? Originally the automaker said nein! to the idea of a subcompact crossover on American soil, but now Audi is reportedly ...

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    Hyundai bringing Curb concept to Detroit Auto Show

    Hyundai Curb concept – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Hyundai has announced that it is bringing a new crossover concept – the Curb – to the 2011 Detroit Auto Show next week. We only have two teaser shots of the new CUV, and while the big wheels and overly swoopy lines ...

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    McLaren crosses over to the future with IED student concepts [w/video]

    IED McLaren Torok concept – Click above for high-res image gallery
    A McLaren crossover? You can't be serious? Well, no more serious than Lamborghini or Porsche. Both of these have done sport-utes, and word has it that Maserati will be joining them soon. This project, however, comes a ...

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    Toyota and Tesla to debut RAV4 EV love child at 2010 LA Auto Show

    Toyota RAV4 EV – Click above for high-res image gallery
    In the spring of 2010, Toyota and Tesla announced that they would be working together on future electric vehicle products. The ink is probably still wet on the $60 million contract, but Toyota and Tesla are ready to show off the fruits ...

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    Video: Nissan Juke - The Ultimate Donut Machine?

    Nissan Juke on a donut run – Click above to watch the video after the jump
    Is the 2011 Nissan Juke a smart tool for doing donuts? It's a fun whip, but as a front- or front-biased all-wheel driver, we're leaning very close to 'No.' Is the Juke a great tool for getting donuts? After watching ...

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    2011 Ford Edge begins shipping to dealers as model hits 400,000 units

    2011 Ford Edge Sport – Click above for high-res image gallery
    It goes without saying, but we're going to go ahead and say it anyway: Crossovers are so hot right now. According to data compiled by Ford, the CUV industry has expanded 220 percent since 2006, which is the year the Blue Oval ...

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    2012 Dodge Durango (or is that Magnum?) revealed on Twitter

    Ah, the magic of the interwebs. Chrysler has yet to officially reveal the 2012 Dodge Durango (which could yet be birthed under the name Magnum), but we've come across this rather nonchalant camera phone photo taken by one of the Twitterati. Judging from the Durango/Magnum spy shots that have ...

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    Kamal-Back: Alfa Romeo reportedly cooking up two new crossovers

    Alfa Romeo Kamal concept – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Alfa Romeo, in case you hadn't noticed, is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year. And it seems like rumors of an Alfa CUV have been floating around for just as long. But the wait may finally be over as the Italian ...

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    First Drive: 2011 Kia Sportage keeps moving in the proper direction

    2011 Kia Sportage – click above for high-res image gallery
    The crossover is the high-fructose corn syrup of the automotive world. Think about it: Rather than using real sugar, Pepsi opts for a cheaper, highly refined and processed sweetener. Which, according to lots of studies, is pretty ...


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