In the market today, the crossover car based has been identified to revitalized the market today for utility vehicles since it combines the truck like utility that Americans prefer; and this is because of the comfort and fuel economy they expect.
There is the old school; truck based suvs which are still the default choice for touring and rugged off road adventure.
Overally, the utility vehicle appeal to consumers looking for an extra-specious passenger package with an easily accessible place for cargo; and the number of supersize; truck based suvs has dwindled, the compact crossover sub-catergory which is one of the fastest-growing vehicles segments.
Best products of the suvs present and strongly operating on the ground steadily includes:
- Volvo xc90
- Land Rover Discovery Sport
- Kia Soreto
- Audi Q7
- Porche Macan
- Hyundai Santa Fe
- Dacia Duster
- Range Rover Sport
- Land Rover Discovery 40
- Renault Kadjar
From a clear research, it is evident that the 4X4s and the suvs are presently the biggest seller worldly. Research finds it out that for a driver who would prefer going off-road, the beast SUVs for him or her would be a Ranger Rover, though known for its poor fuel consumption.
In other words, the efficient hybrid models are becoming popular too with great mpg figures from their high-tech drivetrians. And despite being known as 4X4s, many of these cars are only two-wheel drive.
The Dacia Duster is popularly known for its four wheel drive, and its known having a car with four wheel drive is very useful when you need to get going in a slippery surface.
The second generation which happens to be one of the best eyed is the Audi Q7 SUV which weighs an amazing 325kg less than the original and its cheaper to run and better to drive; known to be the most technologically advanced Audi ever; and is able to brake, accelerate and steer itself at a speed of upto 37mph.
On reliability and safety, Audi is an excellent reliability record which is marched by a maximum five star Euro NCAP crash test rating for the Q7.
As compared from the rest, the Audi Q7 comes with a standard 36 months warranty and the servicing offers a range of servicing and maintenance packages for the Q7 through its dealers at a cost that varies according to the level of cover required.
Apparently, there is also the Porsche Macan. The Mcan is the best driving 4X4 on sales today. It performs very well when it comes to safety. It is equipped with ESP and front collision warning sensor as standard.
There is also the recognition of Soreto which is a Kia’s large seven seater SUV. It is tough and specious every model coming with a 4 wheel drive as standard and so its capable off-road great for touring and generally stands up well to utilitarian tasks unlike to the rest of the models.
Interestingly, most of the features in the Soreto are directly impacted to the rest of the SUV rest models like the Renault Kadjar, Hyundai Santa fe, Land Rover Discovery 40 and the Volvo XC90.
In support and concurrence to all these, the above models are on top due to their:
- Owner satisfaction