Clash of the Titans: Check Out the Top SUVs 2018

2018 Honda CR-V

2017 ended on a good note as most automobile companies introduced their best cars for the coming year, making the wait for the New Year more exhilarating.

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If you are looking to change your car, buy one for your loved ones, or simply browsing through the internet to feed your eyes this is the list you should check most especially if you are a fan of Sports Utility Vehicles. Check out the three exquisite SUVs below;

2018 GMC Terrain

2018 GMC Terrain

The number one on our list is the 2018 GMC Terrain from the grand company of General Motors. The Terrain has quality features, top-notch infotainment technology, and a cool mix of driver assistance.

With three internal-combustion engines made available, the GMC terrain guarantees nothing but a smooth and engaging ride, no wonder it made the list of a good compact SUV. The fun doesn’t stop there; its luxurious cabin has large seats in both rows, Terrain seats five people. The front seats are comfortable, and the rear seats have ample room for two adults.

Forward and rear visibility is limited by the roofline, and thick roof pillars and the terrain gets better gas mileage compared to its rivals.  Every rose has its thorns; limited driver visibility is one of the disadvantages of the GMC Terrain.

Why Should I Buy the GMC Terrain?

If you are looking a classy compact SUV, the GMC Terrain is on the top list. Although there are several compact SUVs in the market, however, only a few of them can compete with this titan. It is one of the most expensive vehicles in its group, but it is worth it.

To be fair, there are other competitive SUVs you can get for a lesser price. The truth is the 2018 GMC Terrain is worth every penny you spent buying it. You can compare the Terrain with other similar SUVs such as the Chevrolet Equinox and the Buick Envision.


  • Good gas mileage, especially from the turbodiesel
  • Smooth ride
  • High-quality interior
  • Two rows of spacious seats


  • Limited driver visibility
  • Higher starting price than most competitors

Spec & Feature

  • Number of seats: 5 seating
  • MPG: 21-28 City & 26-39 Hwy
  • Horsepower: 137-252

2018 Hyundai Tucson

2018 Hyundai Tucson

Are you going for safety and security? I suggest you take a look at the 2018 Hyundai Tucson. It is one of the top compact SUVs available in the automobile market this year.

The Tuscon may not pass for it looks, passenger space, or excellent cargo storage, it is safe, dependable and convenient. It also comes with Apple CarPlay, excellent selection of advanced safety features and a nice hands-free liftgate.

One of the advantages of buying Hyundai’s products irrespective of the edition you want to buy is the fantastic warranty which is way longer than its rivals warranties.

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The older version of the similarities or differences between the older version and the 2018 Hyundai Tuscon is the discontinuation of the Eco and Sports trims and also a reshuffling of trim levels and features.

Like any other vehicle on this list, the Tuscon offers great values and few disadvantages.

Why Should I Buy the Hyundai Tucson?

As earlier stated, if you value reliability and safety the 2018 Tucson is a great crossover SUV to get. The safety and reliability are wrapped up in a cushy and affordable package.

It has the essentials of a family-friendly SUV, although it doesn’t the name recognition or the dynamics of the Mazda CX –5,


  • Excellent crash test scores
  • Longer warranty than most competitors
  • Comfortable and quiet


  • Mediocre cabin materials in lower trim levels
  • Base engine provides slow acceleration

Spec & Feature

  • Number of seats: 5 SEATING
  • MPG: 21-25 City & 26-30 Hwy
  • Drivetrain: FWD, AWD
  • Horsepower: 64-175

2018 Honda CR-V

2018 Honda CR-V

From performance to beauty, the well-balanced 2018 Honda CR-V made it to the top list of SUVs of the year. Its safety, top-quality interior and spacious car and passenger room make it perfect for the everyday family.

The optional supercharged engines, smooth ride quality guarantee good power for daily needs. Inside the CR-V contains ample of seating space, plenty of utility, the CR-V provides plenty of utility and a cabin made with the finest materials.

There is never a dull moment ride in the 2    018 CR-V.  Just like any of the listed SUVs, the CR-V  few downsides.

Why Should I Buy the Honda CR-V?

If you are looking for a family car, the CR-V offers spacious trunk, back seat, safe and easy to handle. However, it is far from the cheapest buy compared to other SUVs. It is fuel efficient


  • Cavernous cargo area
  • High-quality cabin
  • Supple ride
  • Good crash test scores


Spec & Features

  • Number of Seats: 5 SEATING,
  • MPG: 25-28 City and 31-34 Hwy.
  • Drivetrain: FWD, AWD
  • Horsepower: 184-190

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Joy Ebarefeye
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