Posts tagged "Crossover Utility"

2013 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport - My How Fancy Pants We've Become - Review

The redesigned 2013 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport  has taken the mid-size crossover-ute one step closer to a sporty hatchback. Starting at $28,000 in 2.0 Turbo front-drive configuration our loaded-to-the-gills tester could be yours for $33,700, handily undercutting the competition.
It’s becoming harder to justify luxury crossover utility vehicles when they approach nearly half-the-price-of a modest-home. The day has arrived when many premium and some standard-line crossovers have blurred the lines. Enter the new-for-2013 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport, which recently arrived at  “Drive…He Said.” Old Skin Molted: Chiseled with acute creases and having lifted a D-pillar... Read more »

2012 Volkswagen Tiguan SE 4Motion - Neither Wind nor Nomad

The 2012 refresh of the Volkswagen Tiguan cross-over ute, has traded some of its former "cute" for some "aggressiveness."
Get a load of Volkswagen: True Maker of the “People’s Car.” Of all the crazy things, they let the people name their entry into the compact crossover utility segment. Apparently the German public aren’t as fond of Saharan winds and tribes or German forests for car model names, as they are of jungle cats and... Read more »