Menu

Browse over 9,000 car reviews

Sorry, there are no cars that match your search

Off-road SUVs

The best off-road SUVs will have a low-range transfer case, rugged drivetrain and exteriors with good ground clearance, and tyres with a thick sidewall. 

Our best off-road SUV picks

1.
Toyota Land Cruiser

What we like

  • Hard to beat retro charm
  • Tougher than rhino hide
  • Unbeatable off road

What we don't

  • Lacks key safety equipment
  • A nightmare in the city
  • A technology-free zone

2.
Ford Everest

What we like

  • Improved ride and handling
  • 3000kg braked towing capacity
  • Advanced safety technology

What we don't

  • Interior lacks refinement
  • Almost as thirsty as the four-wheel-drive

3.
Toyota Fortuner

What we like

  • HiLux under-pinnings
  • Surprisingly manoeuvrable in city traffic

What we don't

  • Third-row seats stow to the side, not flat
  • Doesn't match the LandCruiser Prado

4.
Toyota Land Cruiser Prado

What we like

  • Well-equipped
  • Runs well over rough surfaces

What we don't

  • Sluggish off the mark
  • Dated compared to rivals

5.
Mitsubishi Pajero Sport

What we like

  • Practical and tough
  • Comfortable
  • High level of standard spec

What we don't

  • Polarising looks
  • Engine can be caught off song at low rpm
  • Tight third row seats

Latest used SUV reviews

Latest SUV news

Jeep Wrangler 2019 pricing and specs revealed

17 January 2019 by Matt Campbell

The 2019 Jeep Wrangler JL model range has been confirmed, with pricing and...

New Skoda crossover teased ahead of Geneva

17 January 2019 by Andrew Chesterton

A crossover will soon join Skoda's growing line-up, with the Czech...

Infiniti QX Inspiration revealed in Detroit

15 January 2019 by Spencer Leech

Infiniti as revealed a new electric ‘Inspiration’ concept at...

SUV Buying Guide

See our top picks by price

From the experts at

cars

guide