SUV

SUV cars test drive

Show filter
2024 BMW X7 M60i xDrive G07 LCI

BMW’s biggest SUV has received an extensive mid-life update to help it keep pace with the brand-new G70 7 Series – and maintain profitability.

70
2005 Porsche Cayenne S 955 - 20 years of the SUV that saved Zuffenhausen

It’s 20 years since Porsche launched its first SUV, the Cayenne – to the dismay of purists. Time suggests that any controversy was unfounded.

61
2024 Nissan Pathfinder Ti AWD

Large SUV claims to be off-road capable, but works way better in range-topper Ti guise when specced as a seven-seater.

182
2024 Nissan X-Trail Ti 4WD T33

The atmo powertrain may carry over, but elsewhere there’s plenty to elevate this generation over its medium-SUV rivals.

204
Volkswagen 320hp Tiguan R, 300hp T-Roc R… or even the 462hp Touareg R should suffice – take your pick of high-performance SUVs

If you have want to lug your family and friends across the country in style and at serious pace, then Volkswagen offer a number of options to do so. Either the 320hp Tiguan R, 300hp T-Roc R… or even the 462hp Touareg R should suffice – take your pick of high-performance SUVs from the Wolfsburg stable…

99
Road test 2023 Alfa-Romeo Tonale Veloce Plug-in Hybrid Q4 Type 965

Alfa’s future is full-electric, but for now its first-ever plug-in hybrid – the 280bhp Tonale Q4 – plugs the gap. But is it going to excite Alfisti? We head to Italy to find out.

500
Road test 2023 Alfa Romeo Tonale 160 Hybrid Type 965

Alfa’s crucial new Tonale is now on UK roads in right-hand drive. We head to Yorkshire to discover just how well it drives.

309
2023 Lamborghini Urus Performante

The Raging Bull has unleashed its fiercest super SUV yet by adding the Performante name to the Urus for a lighter and more visceral experience.

242
2023 Haval H6 GT

One-of-a-kind and feature-rich, Haval’s H6 GT won’t win the Grand Prix, but it could well win your heart.

2140
2023 Jeep Grand Cherokee L WL Overland

Full-size American SUVs aren’t a common sight on South African roads. But Jeep’s Grand Cherokee L is about to change that.

298
2023 Range Rover Sport P530 First Edition L461

There’s a new Range Rover Sport and this is the sportiest version so far, with a new, BMW-sourced 4.4-litre V8 engine. But can it rival the best performance SUVs?

1244
2023 Cupra Formentor VZx

Cupra’s intriguing trio of sporty Euro models has only just touched down on Australian soil but I’m already familiar and very fond of two thirds of it. A year ago, I got my hands on the range topping Leon 300 (dubbed VZx locally) and it proved to be one of the most involving and exhilarating hot hatches for blasting around the English countryside, enjoying the autumn sun.

649
2023 Haval H6GT Ultra

Yes, the ‘thrift-shop Urus’ jokes started coming thick and fast as soon as the 2023 Haval H6GT Ultra rolled into the car park, but almost as soon as they started, the office japers went a bit quiet.

256
2023 Porsche Cayenne Turbo GT PO536

Porsche’s new Nürburgring record holder makes an incontrovertible case for SUVs with cornering abilities. Being a GT-lite makes it all the more impressive.

452
Drives TODAY use cookie