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Buying Advice

Buying an SUV doesn't have to be a daunting experience. Whether you're looking for a new SUV or a used Sport Utility Vehicle, we've got articles and resources full of advice to make the experience a little less of an ordeal. From the Sport Utility Vehicle experts at About SUVs.
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10 Best Reasons to Buy an SUV or Crossover
There are some very legitimate (and some spurious) reasons to own and drive an SUV. Don't get turned around by peer pressure. Don't let your neighbors select your vehicle for you with their disapproving looks. When you need an SUV, you need an SUV. Here are the 10 Best Reasons to Buy an SUV or Crossover vehicle, compiled by Jason Fogelson,...

The Best New or Updated SUVs for 2013

The Best Cheap SUVs and Minivans of 2012

Top Ten Ways to Protect Yourself Against SUV and Minivan Theft
Vehicle thefts are down, way down in the United States. Fewer vehicles were reported stolen in 2011 (the most recent year for which stats are available) than in any year since 1967. Still, over 730,000 vehicles went missing during the year, and many of those thefts were avoidable.Here are a few easy-to-follow tips to help protect yourself...

Top Six Luxury SUVs and Crossovers by Class

Best Deals on New SUVs, Crossovers and Minivans
Here's a list of the best deals on new sport utility vehicles, crossovers and minivans from Jason Fogelson, About.com's Guide to SUVs.

Best SUVs, Best Crossovers, Best Minivans of 2011
We proudly announce the winners of the 2011 About.com Readers' Choice Awards for Best SUVs, Best Crossovers and Best Minivans as nominated and voted on by the readers of About.com.

Vote here for your favorite SUV, Crossover and Minivan of 2011
About.com SUVs is participating this year in the About.com Readers' Choice Awards, a program designed to showcase the very best in products, services and features in multiple categories across the network. It's time to vote for the best sport utility vehicles, crossover vehicles and minivans. Votes will be accepted from February 11 to March 8 at...

State of the Minivan
An analysis of the current state of the minivan marketplace from Jason Fogelson, your Guide to SUVs, crossover vehicles and minivans at SUVs.About.com.

Reader Picks for Best 2010 SUV and Crossover Deals - Your Choice for …
Here's where you'll find your responses to our list of About.com's Best SUV Deals for 2010. A vehicle must have current (as of December 2009) availability. Beyond that, the criteria are completely subjective -- my assessment of price-to-value, vehicle quality, desirability and overall excellence. In the spirit of utility, the list is broken into segments: Full-Size; Mid-Size; Compact; Fuel-Effic…

Best SUV Deals for 2010

Many of our favorite SUVs have undergone makeovers and facelifts for 2010 in an attempt to lure new buyers, but prices have remained remarkably stable for new SUVs. In order to make the list, a vehicle must have current (as of December 2009) availability, opening the competition to 2010 and early 2011 models. Beyond that, the criteria are completely subjective – my assessment of price-to-val…

How does the Car Allowance Rebate System (CARS) work?
As part of the Economic Stimulus Plan, the United States Federal Government has created the Car Allowance Rebate System (CARS), also known as “Cash For Clunkers.” The intent of the program is to stimulate new car sales. I’ve compiled a list of SUVs and crossovers that might qualify for the CARS program, and depending on year and condition, may also be worth less than $4,500. An article by Jason Fogelson, About.com's Guide to SUVs and crossovers.

User Answers on Best SUV and Crossover Deals - User Answers on Best D…
Here's where you will find SUVs.About.com user answers about the best deals on new SUVs and crossover vehicles, moderated by Jason Fogelson, your Guide to sport utility vehicles and crossovers at About SUVs.

The Best Deals on SUVS and Crossovers
SUV sales have hit a dip in the road, but that doesn't mean that there's no reason to buy. As a matter of fact, there are more incentives, more price breaks and better interest rates than ever on the new SUVs and crossovers gathering dust on your local dealers' lots.

So, I've compiled a list of About.com's Best SUV Deals. In order to make the list, a vehicle must have current (as of Augus…

2011 SUV Readers' Choice Awards
About.com SUVs is participating this year in the About.com Readers' Choice Awards, a program designed to showcase the very best in products, services and features in multiple categories across the network. It's time to nominate your sport utility vehicles, crossover vehicles and minivans for inclusion in the awards. Nominations will be accepted...

Gifts for the Garage
Looking for last minute gifts for the garage? Here are a few from SUVs.about.com.

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