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What Is A Crossover

Michiana Auto Mall's Look At Crossover Vehicles.


Published October 20, 2015

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What Is A Crossover


Everyone thinks a crossover is a new concept, But the crossover has been around for a long time. When gas prices started to rise auto manufactures start to market them as crossovers. Who remembers the movie Family Vacation? Well the station wagon in the move is a crossover. In recent years there has been a major increase of crossovers in the market. Sometimes called a crossover utility vehicle the crossover is become one of the major category in the market. Combining the size of an SUV with the MPG and feel of a sedan.

What Makes It A Crossover


A crossover is defined as a vehicle built on a car platform and combining, in highly variable degrees, featuring of a sport utility vehicle (SUV) with features with features from a passenger vehicle, especially those of a station wagon or hatchback. What dose this mean? It means that many vehicles fall into the crossover category. Using a unibody construction typical of passenger vehicles instead of the body-on-frame platform it sets itself apart from light trucks and SUVs. Most crossovers are typically designed for only light off-road capability, If any at all. The crossover segment is the big melting pot of the auto world. Taking the best parts of every category the crossover offers something for everyone. Every major manufacturer is offering some type of dedicated crossover, from Audi to VW. A crossover would be perfect for the upcoming Michiana winter, Its worth taking a look at.
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Interior: 
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