Articles about Midsize SUV

The Korean carmaker has updated its SUV for 2022
Kia has officially updated the Telluride for 2022. The changes are subtle. Very, very subtle. Nonetheless, they're quite important.At first glance, you might not even notice anything new with the exterior. The grille has been tweaked a bit, and that'
Can Subaru’s big SUV compete in our market
So a few years ago, Subaru introduced a car. A big one. In fact, it's the biggest one in the Japanese carmaker's 76-year-history. I am, of course, talking about the Ascent, which at the time of its launch
LTD is no TRD—it’s more substance than sport
Fifteen years on, the Toyota Fortuner is still going strong. This is the truck that redefined what it means to be a pickup-based passenger vehicle in this market, causing a paradigm shift and starting an arms race that has led to
Harder, better, faster
It's been over a decade since I last drove a Mazda CX-9. That first-generation SUV was a revelation for a mass-market crossover, its rorty V6 and keen driving dynamics rivaling that of the vaunted BMW X5. But its
Is this CX-5-based midsize crossover as good as the CX-9?
It's incredibly easy to write a Mazda review nowadays. First, drive the wheels off the car. Second, bask in the afterglow of the experience. Smoke a cigarette if you have one, but not in the car, and not in public. Scratch
The Montero Sport GT 4WD AT now stickers for P2,298,000
Well, well, well. It seems Mitsubishi Motors Philippines (MMPC) has just made some adjustments to the price tag of its ever-popular midsize SUV, the Montero Sport. Specifically, the top-of-the-line variant that was launched in early 2020.These changes
It’s already a bit dated at this point, but is it still worth considering?
A couple of years back, GAC Motor entered the local market under Chavit Singson's Legado Motors, Inc. It was one of the first Chinese carmakers to make a big splash in the market recently with its lineup of bang-for-the-
If you had to pick, which midsize SUV would you get?
Nissan Philippines recently announced some slight updates for the Terra this year. It's still not the big-time refresh we're waiting for, but it now makes the PH-spec Terra a new model that can go head-to-head against
Already?
The Range Rover Sport is an SUV that feels like it's been around forever. This isn't really the case, and in the grand scheme of the industry, it's actually a relatively young nameplate.Can you guess what year the
A good mix of both
The Frontier isn't the only Nissan to get an overhaul today. The Japanese carmaker also revealed the all-new Pathfinder, and boy does it look impressive.Nissan has dropped the previous-generation model's slightly curvy physique and instead turned this
Are you a fan of gloss black?
Those of you who are set on purchasing a midsize SUV in 2021 might want to check out the Nissan Terra because the Japanese manufacturer has given its VL variant a mild refresh.Potential buyers who have always thought the Terra would
There are procedures, but they're worth it
Baguio City has always been known as the summer capital of the Philippines, but I prefer to see it as the Filipino's power bank for the soul. Every time I go up that winding mountain road and inhale the crisp cold
How does the base variant perform?
There are two types of people who enter a dealership: Those who immediately look at the top-spec offering and make their way down the lineup, and those who start with the base model to see where their budget will take them
Yet another Isuzu earns top marks for safety
Isuzu just keeps impressing in the safety department. After the next-gen D-Max earned a five-star safety rating from the New Car Assessment Program for Southeast Asian Countries (ASEAN NCAP), it's the all-new MU-X's turn to
Based on our Buyers’ Guide
The local car market took a pretty massive hit in 2020 on account of COVID-19. According to data collected by the ASEAN Automotive Federation, the Philippines was the second-worst performing region in terms of car sales from January to October
This powertrain is best suited for highway cruising
You're not the only one to have said that, which we found particularly curious. Curious because as thine eyes will attest, this is not a big, V12-engined shouty supercar, nor is it a particularly rambunctious hot hatch with fiery exhausts.
Do you agree?
Even though it felt like the world stood still this year, Toyota Motor Philippines didn't hold back on launching its sales pillars this 2020.Last October, the Japanese carmaker introduced the refreshed 2021 Toyota Fortuner, and we were able to get
How does its style compare to the last one?
Here it is, the new Nissan Terra. The refreshed midsize SUV has just been unveiled in the Middle East as the X-Terra, and frankly, this is about as substantial as refreshes come.If you look at this vehicle from either the
Like it?
The new Nissan Terra is about to break cover with what will likely be a new face, a redesigned rear, and a revamped interior. This isn't stopping the Japanese carmaker from releasing a considerably more subtle update for the Thai market,
Great news
Here's another Mitsubishi model that has passed the New Car Assessment Program for Southeast Asian Countries (ASEAN NCAP) with flying colors: the Outlander.The SUV recently went through ASEAN NCAP crash tests, and it garnered a total score of 83.54
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