Articles for tag: Michelin, Snow Tires, Suvs

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Top Five Snow Tires for SUVs

There is a problem with putting snow tires onto an SUV. It makes SUV drivers (who already think they are impervious) feel like they are never going to get into a situation where they are going to lose traction. As such SUV drivers with snow tires on are usually the ones you see speeding on ...

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Best SUVs for New Families

The best SUVs for families once tended to be a relatively short list, but recently, the explosion of availability and affordability of crossover SUVs, those built not on a truck platform, but on car platforms, have brought SUVs into the light of day. These family vehicles are as affordable as sedans, as well-appointed as luxury ...

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Best Hybrid Suvs for 2010

Get ready! The 2010 hybrid SUVs are coming! Now is a great time to think about buying a hybrid SUV. There are more choices than ever before and hybrid technology has grown considerably. As only the Lexus RX 450h hybrid SUV has been released as of July 28, 2009, the final prices of the 2010 ...

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4 Reasons We Decided to Buy a Minivan Instead of an SUV

With three kids, a big dog, and a tendency to take long road trips to visit family, my husband and I decided we needed a vehicle with third row seating. I wanted an SUV with a full-size cargo space and four wheel drive (especially since we live in South Dakota, and the 2009 Christmas with ...

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Best SUVs for Dog Owners

Some dogs are just too macho (and they don’t need to be boys) to ride around in a sad little subcompact car with an engine that sounds like a wheezing cat-on second thought dogs might actually enjoy that. As SUVs are the modern day station wagon there are countless dogs out there that use them ...

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The Worst SUVs for Gas Mileage

Gas mileage and fuel economy have become the new watch words of the automotive world, with many vehicles and manufacturers complying with the standards that are being laid out. Still, there are a few hold outs in the SUV class that don’t exactly get spectacular fuel economy. In fact, some of the worst SUVs for ...

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What Are 2012’s Best SUVs for Gas Mileage?

Good fuel economy and SUVs are two terms that, until recently, have been almost completely alien to one another. However, the best SUVs for gas mileage can be found in each of the size ranges in which SUVs are offered. Thanks to improved battery technology, there are more hybrid SUVs than ever, and there are ...

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Choosing a Foreign Car Made in the USA

These days, your German, Japanese or Korean car is just as likely to be imported from the assembly line in Tennessee, Kentucky or Georgia as it is from Stuttgart, Tokyo or Seoul. Foreign car-makers have been manufacturing sedans, sportscars, SUVs and trucks in the United States since Toyota made world headlines in the 1980s when ...