SsangYong's seven-seat Rexton proved that a big, rugged 4x4 needn't be prohibitively expensive. The improved W version only reinforces that point. Jonathan Crouch reports.
Many reckon there's no room on our roads for vehicles like the Hummer H3 but freedom of choice seems as noble a cause as any to Andy Enright.
The fourth generation Honda CR-V doesn't look likely to break an uninterrupted run of success for this compact 4x4. Andy Enright reports
Why will Honda's fourth generation CR-V compact SUV be so popular in 2.2-litre i-DTEC form? Andy Enright finds out
Buyers instinctively look to a diesel model with small 4x4s and the fourth generation Honda CR-V might just be at its best with the economical 1.6i D-TEC diesel. Andy Enright reports
Ford's second generation Kuga bridges the gap between Qashqai-like Crossover models and RAV4-style soft roading SUVs. And most UK customers will choose one in 2.0 TDCi diesel form. Andy Enright finds out why
Ford's first Kuga was a success in this country but the second generation model has far bigger aspirations. And it at last offers a credible petrol-engined option. Jonathan Crouch tries the 1.6-litre EcoBoost version.
Ford's second generation Kuga is bigger, smarter and more high-tech. Will that help it gain segment share in the growing market for compact five-seater soft roading SUVs and Crossovers? Jonathan Crouch decides
As Ford's Kuga SUV has become bigger and more expensive, there's room for something else to slot in beneath it. Say hello to the EcoSport crossover. Andy Enright reports.
Fiat would have us believe that the Sedici is all the 4x4 most of us will ever need. Andy Enright examines the logic
Fiat's has removed the 4x4 transmission from its Sedici and the results are impressive. Steve Walker reports.
The Fiat Panda Trekking offers 4x4 looks in a more affordable guise. Andy Enright takes a look at the latest generation model.
The Fiat Panda Cross reprises a longstanding tradition of go-anywhere Pandas. Andy Enright reports.
The Fiat Panda 4x4 is a car that makes a lot of sense to those looking for all-weather ruggedness in a compact form. Andy Enright takes a look at the latest generation model.