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Between the squadrons of beefy SUVs and the fleets of standard passenger vehicles lie the crossover cars. Do they really offer the best of both worlds?

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5 Crossover Vehicles with the Best Fuel Economy

With the popularity of true SUVs on the decline and the price of gasoline continuing to rise, crossover vehicles have become a logical bridge between off-road trucks and fuel-efficient cars.


5 Reasons to Buy a Crossover Vehicle

 5 Reasons to Buy a Crossover Vehicle

What are the best reasons to buy a crossover vehicle? Read about 5 reasons to buy a crossover vehicle at HowStuffWorks. See more »

5 Surprising Benefits of Cruising in a Crossover

 5 Surprising Benefits of Cruising in a Crossover

What are the benefits of driving a crossover vehicle? Learn about 5 surprising benefits of cruising in a crossover at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Where did the idea for crossover vehicles come from?

 Where did the idea for crossover vehicles come from?

Where did the idea for crossover vehicles come from? Read about who had the idea for crossover vehicles at HowStuffWorks. See more »

What was the first crossover vehicle?

 What was the first crossover vehicle?

What was the first crossover vehicle? Learn about the first crossover vehicle at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Have automakers tried crossover vehicles in the past?

 Have automakers tried crossover vehicles in the past?

Have automakers tried crossover vehicles in the past? Learn about history's earliest crossover vehicles at HowStuffWorks. See more »

5 Vehicles That Were Crossover Before There Were Crossovers

 5 Vehicles That Were Crossover Before There Were Crossovers

Some vehicles were simply ahead of their time, with features from cars and trucks. Read about 5 vehicles that were crossover before there were crossovers. See more »

5 Exciting Crossover Vehicle Concepts

 5 Exciting Crossover Vehicle Concepts

What's in store for crossover vehicles of the future? Read about 5 exciting crossover vehicle concepts at HowStuffWorks. See more »

5 All-wheel-drive Crossover Vehicles

 5 All-wheel-drive Crossover Vehicles

All-wheel drive crossover vehicles can give you more power and control on the road and off. Read about 5 all-wheel-drive crossover vehicles at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Who coined the term 'crossover vehicle?'

 Who coined the term 'crossover vehicle?'

Who coined the term 'crossover vehicle?' Read about the origin of the phrase 'crossover vehicle' at HowStuffWorks. See more »

What's the difference between a crossover and an SUV?

 What's the difference between a crossover and an SUV?

What's the difference between a crossover and an SUV? Read about what separates crossovers from SUVs at HowStuffWorks. See more »