Articles about Compact Crossover

Powertrain options include the e-Power hybrid setup first seen on the Note
This is it-the all-new, third-generation Nissan Qashqai unmasked for the very first time. Striking, isn't it? Nissan says it's more "muscular, sharp and modern" than before. We just can't get over how many creases there are.
Another bang-for-your-buck compact crossover
Chery made quite the splash when it announced its return to the Philippine market in late 2019. Not only did it introduce a new 1,000,000km powertrain warranty, but it also brought in an enticing crossover lineup.Now, the Chinese carmaker
Looks faster than standard, but doesn’t actually go faster...
Hyundai's N division is about to release its first SUV. And this...isn't it. Yup, while the little Kona has just been given the full N treatment (click on these blue words to read our review of a prototype), the
The Corolla evolves for the times
You know you have an in-demand car when random people approach you to ask about it. And no, it doesn't happen often. I was taking photos of the 2021 Toyota Corolla Cross hybrid in our village park when a man
The latest version of one of the compact-crossover segment’s pioneers
It's not only the all-new City that made its local debut today-the updated Honda CR-V is now officially available on the local market, too. No better way to celebrate Honda Cars PH's 30th anniversary this month than
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In recent years, we've seen cars rolling out from production lines in China straight onto our roads. Gone are the days when consumers questioned the reliability of these products. Now, they are actually desirable, with more and more carmakers introducing models
It’s not perfect, but it’ll do
At this point, there's very little sense in homing in on a new release's origins. The past two years have seen a handful of worthwhile newcomers hailing from the People's Republic, including the likes of the Geely Coolray and
A new challenger emerges
Another Chinese-made crossover has entered the Philippine market. This time, though, the vehicle carries a familiar American badge.This is the Ford Territory, a product of the American car manufacturer's joint venture with Jiangling Motors Corporation . The vehicle was first
The launch looms closer
It looks like Ford Philippines is gearing up for the local launch of the Territory.The compact crossover was spotted by one of our readers over the weekend. He sent us images that appear to show two units partaking in a photo
A source told us that a unit has already arrived at Toyota’s Santa Rosa plant
Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) has been pretty busy recently since it resumed its operations amid this pandemic. It kicked off June with the launch of the facelifted Wigo, and it's looking to end July strong with the launch of the new
Pricing is crucial
It's shaping up to be quite the busy quarter for Ford Philipines. The carmaker just launched the Ford F-150 here in our market, and now it has announced that it will be launching a new model yet again.This new
Its price is its main advantage
Yes, you're reading that right. The JAC S4 is a compact crossover with a price tag well under P1 million, undercutting more established names like the Honda CR-V and the Toyota RAV4 by a very considerable margin. Granted, this vehicle
Great for everyday driving with a dash of fun
On the surface, BMW is a popular premium brand, known for vehicles that deliver driving pleasure. In reality, it is actually two brands: the hardcore BMW and the consumer BMW.Branding issues have arisen when the clients from the hardcore side see
The basics, evolved
Subaru was once one of the smaller Japanese manufacturers. Upon its introduction, it was generally a niche brand compared with the juggernauts of Japan. Something changed in the noughties, though, and that change was partly driven by the popularity of the Forester.
Going for the most affordable variant doesn’t always mean compromising
No one wants a base-variant car. Sales agents and taxi fleets will buy them out of necessity, sure, but no one will read reviews, do research, and ask around for the most affordable trim in a given model lineup. Gearheads, especially,
Mazda’s latest crossover may just be its most stylish offering right now
Never mind the svelte, Jag-like Mazda 6, or the exotically alien Mazda 3 Sportback. The CX-30's perfectly proportioned haunches stand in stark contrast to most other crossovers on the market, or even in Mazda's showroom. And in the
The big improvements are to the infotainment system and driver aids
Interesting times at Alfa Romeo. The 4C sports car has been quietly euthanized alongside its Maserati GranTurismo factory-mate, while a proposed new GTV and 8C have been sliced from the product plan.Which means at present, the Italian carmaker has a
And yes, it’s AWD
Most people who've driven it will tell you the fifth-generation Toyota RAV4 is a pretty well-rounded crossover. It's attractive, packs a potent engine, and features a practical interior.That said, the vehicle was missing something when it launched
The interior gets a new look, too
The Vitara is one of the more affordable yet stylish crossovers in the market today. With prices starting under P1 million, it offers good value for money-as do the other vehicles in Suzuki's Philippine lineup.And although Suzuki's sales
The compact SUV makes a strong case for a hybrid variant
Last month, Toyota Motor Philippines unveiled the all-new Corolla Altis with a special variant: a 1.8-liter hybrid. The way I saw it, this reveal indicated that change might be coming to the local market. Maybe, just maybe, our country
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