Compact Crossovers

April 27, 2016
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2016 Lexus LX570

The 2016 is a large luxury vehicle that can comfortably fit an active family with three or even four children, but it does guzzle gas and rear cargo space is limited. AT A GLANCE Who Is This Car For? Families, anyone who wants to go off-roading in […]
April 26, 2016
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2016 BMW 750i xDrive

This is a car built for heads of state and CEOs, people accustomed to being driven around. Of course, it includes all kinds of features that parents everywhere deserve. AT A GLANCE Who Is This Car For? Small families, the “secondary” family car, CEOs, world leaders, badass […]
April 7, 2016
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2016 Toyota 4-Runner

The 2016 Toyota 4-Runner TRD Pro is about as serious an off-roading machine you can get. It’s capable and rugged for outdoor adventures. But if you’re looking at it as a minivan alternative, you may think twice. AT A GLANCE Who Is This Car For? Small families, the […]
March 31, 2016
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Dodge Durango Is A Friend Of Mine

The Dodge Durango is a large family hauler that makes me happy every time I test it. Yes, it holds a ton of people and gear; but I can also reach my bag on the passenger side floor. AT A GLANCE Who Is This Car For? Parents […]
March 11, 2016
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2015 Subaru XV Crosstrek

The 2015 XV Crosstrek makes me smile because while it’s got the typical basic-feeling Subaru vibe, there were lots of features included. I was impressed with how comfortable the seats were, and the fact that the front ones were heated. AT A GLANCE Who Is This […]
March 9, 2016
2016 Honda HR-V

2016 Honda HR-V

The 2016 Honda HR-V gives us everything we love from this family-friendly brand, but with more pep, tech and versatility than ever before. AT A GLANCE Who Is This Car For? Small families, the “secondary” family car, young drivers Specs: Model Year: 2016 Manufacturer: Honda Model […]
February 3, 2016
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2016 Lexus GX460

AT A GLANCE Who Is This Car For? DINKs who like space, luxury, and off-roading; families with a couple of kids who won’t have to use the third row regularly Specs: Model Year: 2016 Manufacturer: Lexus Model and Trim: GX460 Luxury Price as Tested (including destination): […]
December 12, 2015
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2015 Toyota Tundra TRD Pro

The 2015 Toyota Tundra TRD Pro reminds me that parenting is really dirty work. I mean that in the best sense. It’s hands-on, physically demanding, pretty messy, and totally fun most of the time.  So it’s no surprise this truck makes a pretty solid family fit. […]
March 9, 2016
2016 Honda HR-V

2016 Honda HR-V

The 2016 Honda HR-V gives us everything we love from this family-friendly brand, but with more pep, tech and versatility than ever before. AT A GLANCE Who Is This Car For? Small families, the “secondary” family car, young drivers Specs: Model Year: 2016 Manufacturer: Honda Model […]