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2013 Truck & SUV Reviews

Truck Trend Magazine online brings you the latest reviews and road tests of all 2013 model year trucks, SUVs, wagons, and more. Choose an option below to read expert reviews from our writers and staff.
2013 Global-Market Ford Ranger First Drive 2013 Global-Market Ford Ranger First Drive
Absence Makes The Heart Grow Fonder: Ford hasn't said whether the Ford Ranger will return or not but whispers say it will see how GM fares... more
2013 Mazda CX-5 Grand Touring FWD Long-Term Update 2 2013 Mazda CX-5 Grand Touring FWD Long-Term Update 2
7 Months and 13,006 Miles - Our Long-Term CX-5 Gets Ready for Some Outdoor Action more
2013 Honda CR-V Long-Term Update 1 2013 Honda CR-V Long-Term Update 1
Spending some quality, uninterrupted seat time in Honda's best-selling SUV, Lago became familiar with some of the CR-V's ergonomic quirks,... more
2013 Ford Shelby F-150 SVT Raptor First Look 2013 Ford Shelby F-150 SVT Raptor First Look
Here is the latest pickup truck endeavor from Shelby -- the Ford Shelby F-150 SVT Raptor. This is the first time Shelby has designed a full... more
2013 Mazda CX-9 Grand Touring AWD First Test 2013 Mazda CX-9 Grand Touring AWD First Test
The 2013 Mazda CX-9 has been updated extensively, receiving, among other things, a new nose featuring Mazda's new Kodo design language,... more
Epic Drive: 2013 Mercedes-Benz G65 AMG In Sweden Epic Drive: 2013 Mercedes-Benz G65 AMG In Sweden
King In The North: Going Beyond The Wall In AMG's All-Weather Unicorn more
2013 Infiniti JX35 Long-Term Update 1 2013 Infiniti JX35 Long-Term Update 1
The 2013 Infiniti JX35, soon to be re-named the QX60, was Nissan's upscale brand's play to get a bigger slice of the lucrative premium SUV... more
2013 Kia Sportage EX First Test 2013 Kia Sportage EX First Test
Recently, we drove the 2013 Kia Sportage EX's boosted sibling, the 2013 Sportage SX, which is equipped with the Hyundai/Kia Theta II 2.0... more
2013 Honda CR-V Arrival Long Term Arrival 2013 Honda CR-V Arrival Long Term Arrival
With a shared pool of long-termers between the Truck Trend and Motor Trend staffs, utility vehicles of all sizes are often relegated to... more
2012 Ram 2500 SLT 4x4 CNG First Drive 2012 Ram 2500 SLT 4x4 CNG First Drive
The 2012 Ram 2500 CNG is the first mass-market manifestation of Chrysler's commitment to natural gas. Unlike the Fords, which were... more
2013 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor Halo 4 Edition First Drive 2013 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor Halo 4 Edition First Drive
A Gamer and Truck Fan's Dream Come True more
2013 Land Rover LR2 First Drive 2013 Land Rover LR2 First Drive
Despite its extensive off-road capability, the Land Rover LR2 has began to fall off the map in the last few years as new competitors... more
2013 Toyota RAV4 XLE First Test 2013 Toyota RAV4 XLE First Test
We won't deny we miss the V-6, but the 2013 RAV4 is an marked improvement over its predecessor in all the ways that matter to its target... more
2013 Nissan NV200 First Look 2013 Nissan NV200 First Look
The NV200 comes in one length and wheelbase for the U.S. market, which coincidentally, is larger than the overseas version. more
2013 Nissan Juke Nismo First Look 2013 Nissan Juke Nismo First Look
The Juke Nismo follows that tradition with tangible performance-oriented upgrades over the standard model. more
2013 Audi Allroad vs. 2013 BMW X1 vs. 2012 Range Rover Evoque Comparison 2013 Audi Allroad vs. 2013 BMW X1 vs. 2012 Range Rover Evoque Comparison
Tactical Strike: We gathered a past victor with two of the latest challengers to see which one works the best in house to house combat. more
2013 Buick Encore First Drive 2013 Buick Encore First Drive
A Compact CUV For Young Professionals - Buick has done an admirable job over the last few years to shed its geriatric image -- and lower... more
2013 Audi Q5 3.0T First Test 2013 Audi Q5 3.0T First Test
The 2013 Audi Q5 3.0T isn't a crossover you'd want to take on an extreme off-roading trip, but it definitely won't disappoint when you get... more
2013 Jeep Patriot Latitude 4x4 First Test 2013 Jeep Patriot Latitude 4x4 First Test
After driving the 2013 Jeep Compass Latitude 4x4 and 2013 Jeep Patriot Latitude 4x4 back-to-back, my love-hate love affair for the Patriot... more
2013 Ram 1500 SLT V-6 First Test 2013 Ram 1500 SLT V-6 First Test
There was a time when owning a V-6 1500 provided the same amount of pride as riding your moped to the Rock Store. more
2013 Infiniti JX35 AWD Long Term Arrival 2013 Infiniti JX35 AWD Long Term Arrival
We're so excited to welcome the new 2013 Infiniti JX35 AWD to our long-term fleet. more
2013 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon First Drive 2013 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon First Drive
The Toughest Wrangler Celebrates Its 10Th Birthday Off-Road - To celebrate a decade of fulfilling factory-built fun, Jeep is building a... more
2013 Toyota RAV4 First Drive 2013 Toyota RAV4 First Drive
Fourth-Generation Model Plays Catch Up. When the 2013 Toyota RAV4 goes on sale next month, it will enter a segment with over 20 models. more
2013 Lexus RX 350 F Sport First Test 2013 Lexus RX 350 F Sport First Test
Manning Up: Are More Gears and Beefier Styling Enough? -- The Lexus RX 350 may be a well-made, soft-riding, comforts-filled faux SUV that... more
2013 Toyota RAV4 First Look 2013 Toyota RAV4 First Look
Compact SUV Loses its Signature Spare, V-6 Option - Has the RAV4 become just another anonymous compact SUV in what's already a crowded and... more
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