We here at The Fast Lane Car are fortunate enough to drive a new car every week. That means between our small staff we get a lot of quality seat time in many different vehicles. And since we are based in Colorado, we often get to take those cars off-road.
Perhaps one of the hottest segments in the automotive jungle is the small crossover.
Wikipedia says, “a crossover is a vehicle built on a car platform and combining, in highly variable degrees, features of a sport utility vehicle (SUV) with features from a passenger vehicle, especially those of a station wagon or hatchback.”
We simply like to say that the crossover is the new Griswald family truckster. So here are the Top 5 off-road worthy small crossovers that we’ve driven so far in 2011.