MINI Countryman vs. Nissan Juke

When doing a MINI Countryman vs. Nissan Juke comparison, consumers will notice many similarities including vehicle dimensions, safety features, and the suggested sticker price. However, there are a few key differences that discriminating buyers will want to take notice of. Exterior Appearance and Vehicle Specs Both the Countryman and Juke are approximately 162 inches in…

Porsche Macan

In a prior post 18 months ago, we discussed Porsche’s plans to build a compact crossover to complement the mid-size Cayenne. At that time, the model was being developed under the name “Cajun”. Porsche has subsequently announced the model’s name as the “Macan” and it is slated to debut state side late in 2013 as…

BMW X1

The long-awaited BMW X1 crossover will arrive for sale in the U.S. fall 2012. Already on sale in Europe, the X1 made its North American debut at the New York Auto Show. The X1 will be the fourth crossover model offered by the German automaker, and it’s smallest and most affordable crossover yet. The model…

BMW X3 vs. Range Rover Evoque

Recently the 2012 X3 out-pointed its new rival, the Land Rover Range Rover Evoque in a head-to-head road test conducted by Consumer Reports, the world’s largest independent product testing organization. The X3 scored an 80, while the Evoque scored a lowly 60, near the bottom of its category. The X3 outscored all models it its…

2013 Acura RDX

The 2013 Acura RDX is a new generation of the model that offers more room, more power, and more fuel-efficiency than the 2012 model. Its styling is more in line with its larger sibling, the seven-seat Acura MDX. The changes should help the model better compete in the compact luxury crossover class against the likes…