Crossover

2014 DETROIT AUTO SHOW

Hyundai sits out small crossover utility boom as rivals gear up

10:56 am U.S. ET | Jan. 15, 2014
Hyundai Motor, already struggling with a host of business challenges, is developing another headache: a dearth of product to compete in a fledgling mini-crossover utility vehicle market in the United States even as rivals gear up for a big push.... Read More »

 

Acura mulls Honda Fit-based compact crossover

9:55 am U.S. ET | Jan. 15, 2014
Acura is considering a compact crossover to complement the Honda brand's upcoming Fit-based utility vehicle.... Read More »

 

RICHARD JOHNSON

Porsche nixes entry-level roadster, small crossover

6:11 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 13, 2014
Porsche won't build an entry-level roadster or a small crossover, but is ready to make the call on other new models.... Read More »

 

2014 DETROIT AUTO SHOW

Porsche nixes entry-level roadster, small crossover

Jan. 14, 2014 00:11 CET
Porsche won't build an entry-level roadster or a small crossover, but is ready to make the call on other new models.... Read More »

 

2014 DETROIT AUTO

VW eyes bigger Tiguan to meet U.S. sales goals

3:24 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 13, 2014
Volkswagen's new U.S. boss, Michael Horn, is wasting no time in pushing for fresh products to meet the German brand's U.S. growth goals. First on his list? A new compact crossover larger than the Tiguan and built in North America.... Read More »

 

Volvo to show Concept XC Coupe at Detroit auto show

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 13, 2014
Volvo last week released photos of the Concept XC Coupe it will unveil this week at the Detroit auto show.... Read More »

 

Small crossover, big pickup segments sizzle

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 13, 2014
Small crossovers had a record year in 2013, with U.S. sales surpassing 2 million units for the first time.... Read More »

 

GABE NELSON

Detroit is the Audi Q3's second coming-out party

4:16 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 9, 2014
Americans have had a long wait for Audi's smallest SUV, the Q3.... Read More »

 

What was hot, cold in 2013

2:32 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 3, 2014
Small crossovers and big pickups soared in 2013, as the two segments combined to account for one of every four vehicles sold. But growth in the compact and mid-sized car segments slowed significantly, and minivan sales declined.... Read More »

 

Honda will launch Euro-version of Vezel crossover in 2015

Dec. 19, 2013 09:53 CET
Honda will join Europe's booming subcompact SUV/crossover segment by launching a European-version of its new Vezel, which is based on the Jazz/Fit.... Read More »

 

Honda bets big on small Vezel crossover, eyes turbo for U.S.

12:30 am U.S. ET | Dec. 19, 2013
Honda is ready to take a run at one of the auto industry's fastest-growing segments in the United States: compact, sporty crossovers. The Vezel -- a small crossover based on Honda's redesigned Fit subcompact -- goes on sale in Japan on December 20 and in the United States in the second half of 2014.... Read More »

 

2015 Lincoln MKC crossover priced below rivals

2:30 pm U.S. ET | Dec. 16, 2013
Ford said its upcoming 2015 Lincoln MKC crossover will start at $33,995, thousands of dollars cheaper than competing models as the automaker attempts to shore up its flagging premium brand.... Read More »

 

2014 DETROIT AUTO SHOW

Audi concept hints at small crossover

Dec. 9, 2013 06:01 CET
Audi has released design sketches for a subcompact crossover concept that it plans to unveil at the Detroit auto show, giving another hint of the automaker's ideas for the smaller end of its growing crossover lineup.... Read More »

 

Jag joins the crossover club

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 9, 2013
Jaguar's compact crossover, which is expected to arrive in the United States in the first half of 2015, was snapped during tests in the United Kingdom.... Read More »

 

Audi to join small-crossover club in 2016 with sporty Q1

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 9, 2013
Audi will add a small crossover called the Q1 in 2016, joining a booming segment in Europe that includes such models as the Nissan Juke and Mini Countryman.... Read More »

 

Detroit-bound concept previews next-gen Audi TT

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 9, 2013
Audi will preview its next-generation TT sports car next month at the Detroit auto show.... Read More »

 

2014 DETROIT AUTO SHOW

Audi teases tiny crossover for Detroit show

12:10 pm U.S. ET | Dec. 6, 2013
Audi has released design sketches for a subcompact crossover concept that it plans to unveil at the Detroit auto show next month, giving another hint of Audi's ideas for the smaller end of its fast-growing crossover lineup.... Read More »

 

Renault may boost Captur output as small SUV segment booms

Nov. 30, 2013 06:01 CET
Renault may boost production of its Captur subcompact crossover by a third in 2014 as demand for small SUVs in Europe jumps.... Read More »

 

2013 L.A. Auto Show

Porsche Macan jumps into the compact crossover fray

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 25, 2013
A decade ago, some people thought Porsche executives were crazy for veering away from a legacy of building high-performance sports cars and bringing out a mid-sized crossover, the Cayenne.... Read More »

 

2013 L.A. AUTO SHOW: ANALYSIS

Stars come out in L.A.

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 23, 2013
The Los Angeles Auto Show proved fertile ground for four important world debuts. Here are the highlights.... Read More »

 

AUTOMOTIVE NEWS EUROPE E-MAGAZINE

SX4 S-Cross is crucial for Suzuki's European revival

Nov. 20, 2013 06:01 CET
Suzuki expects the SX4 S-Cross, the company's first compact crossover, to help the automaker turn around its flagging European business.... Read More »

 

2013 L.A. AUTO SHOW

Porsche aims to hit crossover gold again with compact Macan

11:30 pm U.S. ET | Nov. 19, 2013
Porsche next year will test the patience of sports car enthusiasts again when it begins selling the Macan, a compact crossover that likely will shift the majority of Porsche's volume from sports cars to people-haulers.... Read More »

 

Tesla talks trucks, targets Ford's F-150

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 18, 2013
Elon Musk has promised several additions to Tesla's product lineup throughout the rest of the decade, and last week he tossed out another idea: a full-sized pickup.... Read More »

 

Lincoln banks on booming small premium crossover market with 2015 MKC

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 13, 2013
Lincoln is taking aim at one of the fastest growing segments in the industry -- compact premium crossovers -- with the 2015 MKC unveiled today. As Ford's luxury brand has fallen far behind rivals -- Lincoln's sales have slipped 3 percent through the first 10 months this year in a market that has grown 8 percent -- it is targeting segments in which it can quickly establish a presence.... Read More »

 

Hyundai preps fuel cell vehicle for '14 U.S. debut

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 11, 2013
Hyundai is readying a fuel cell electric crossover for a U.S. debut next year, joining a cadre of automakers that see renewed promise in the economic viability of hydrogen-powered vehicles.... Read More »

 

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