The 10 Best Crossovers on the Road Today
Weekly Wealth Staff
Apr 02, 2022
Crossover drivers are a special breed who want the best of both worlds. They want the comfort of luxury sedans and top cars in the class, but they also want the all-wheel-drive capability and performance of an SUV. Crossovers come in two flavors and tend to fall somewhere on the spectrum between off-road performance and those that lean more towards ride and comfort. The best crossovers are those that have a balance of both. If you are a driver who wants the best of both worlds, we have compiled a list of the 10 best models for 2021 to make your crossover shopping easier. Here are our top 10 picks.
10. 2021 Lincoln Corsair
Lincoln is a brand with a long reputation for luxury and design. Its large, luxurious SUVs became favorites among those who expect a little bit more when it comes to ride and style. Lincoln took the same design philosophy and used it as the standard for its smaller crossover model. This model is expected to have the same appeal, comfort, and amenities drivers have come to expect from the Lincoln brand. It is available as the Grand Touring and Standard model. Lincoln swayed a little more towards the sedan and coupe side of the spectrum by emphasizing luxury and comfort only with a little more power and performance capabilities under the hood.
9. 2021 Buick Encore GX Select
Buick is a brand best known for its four-door sedans that offer a comfortable ride and some of the most luxurious interiors in its class. They are known for comfortable seats and an interior style that is all Buick with sculpted dashboards and premium finishes. The Buick Encore is a compact SUV that offers more amenities than many other crossover models. It seats five comfortably and has plenty of cargo space, just as you would expect from Buick. The interior of the Buick Encore has a more sedan-like feel that allows you to settle in and enjoy the ride.
8. 2021 Chevrolet Trailblazer
The Chevrolet Trailblazer is back from retirement, only with a new, sophisticated exterior design and the power that drivers expect from this iconic brand. It shares its platform with the Buick Encore GX, and it features amenities such as a large touch-screen and plenty of tech features. It offers a selection of several engines so that you can choose between efficiency and power. Chevy’s crossovers are a little bit more on the SUV side that emphasize performance, but they also feature upgraded interiors.
7. 2021 Cadillac Escalade
If you want a crossover, but you do not want to give up amenities like heated seats, a heated steering wheel, Cadillac’s cushioned ride, and interior comfort, this year's Escalade will be sure to please. This year's model offers one of the richest convenience and technology packages of any of the crossovers on the market today. The Escalade will offer V8 engines with impressive power for those who want a luxury crossover that has the feel of a performance car. Cadillac is a brand that caters to drivers who want it all in a single luxury package.
6. 2021 Nissan Rogue
The Nissan Rogue has been a favorite crossover for several years because it balances power with comfort. Nissan is known for including the latest technology packages in its vehicles. It includes a long list of safety features, such as automatic emergency braking, a lane departure warning, and a high-beam headlight assist. This year, the powertrain has been upgraded with an increased power of up to 181 hp. Front-wheel drive is standard, but you can choose an all-wheel-drive option. It offers a good balance between ride, interior comfort, and performance.
5. 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee
Jeep is a brand known for its Trail-Rated performance, and the 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee promises to offer luxurious interiors to go with its powerful and capable performance. To qualify as Trail-Rated, the Cherokee had to pass one of the most grueling test tracks in the world. Its features and amenities emphasize its off-road performance, ability to ford water, articulation, and maneuverability. It does all of this and still offers a roomy and comfortable interior. One of the features that sets the Grand Cherokee apart is that it has a well-designed cargo space with a place for everything you need to take along for your adventure.
4. 2021 Kia Sorento
Kia is a Korean manufacturer known for its efficiency and advanced interior design. The Sorento has been a favorite among SUV drivers for several years, and it is expected that the new Kia Sorento will remain a driver favorite for many reasons. This year, its exterior lines are more aggressive and give it a sportier appearance. For this year, its upgrades include engine upgrades that are both powerful and designed to be more efficient at the same time. The Kia Sorento is a good mix between a sedan-like ride and the all-weather capability of an SUV. If you must make your daily commute in any weather, the Kia Sorento is an excellent choice.
3. Toyota Rav4 Prime
The Rav4 is one of its best-selling SUVs, and Toyota made it even better by offering it as a plug-in hybrid model. The drivetrain is expected to use advanced technology that can get around 42 miles of all-electric power before it needs a recharge. It is also notable that the Rav4 has one of the most powerful hybrid systems available at 302 hp. The interior is well-designed, and there is plenty of room for everyone. It also has a generous cargo area with a smart design that has a place for everything.
2. 2021 Ford Bronco
The Ford Bronco made history when it was first introduced in the 1960s, and now, Ford has brought back this customer favorite. The Ford Bronco shares its frame and design with the rugged midsize Ranger pickup. It has a retro look and a few recognizable iconic features, but its upgraded powertrain, technology, and amenities are ready for adventure. Shoppers would be wise to take advantage of some of the crossover deals that will be available as this new model becomes available.
1. 2021 XC40 Recharge
Volvo has been in the crossover and wagon business for longer than almost any other auto manufacturer. They have a reputation for long-life and reliability. Volvo has spent considerable time doing what it does best by developing crossovers that are comfortable, practical, and that have powerful engines. It should not be surprising that Volvo included some of the most advanced driver-assist safety systems in the industry and features that you only find on top cars in terms of performance. The XC40 recharge offers approximately 200 miles of range with an impressive 402 hp engine. The interior has a classic Volvo design with comfortable seats and flexible cargo space. If you want to do a little bit of off-roading, the XC40 Recharge is up to the task, or it is perfectly comfortable cruising the city streets.
Now you have our top 10 picks of the best crossovers available in 2021. When you are crossover shopping, you now have an excellent selection that offers a balance between comfort and performance. You should keep a watch out for some excellent crossover deals at the beginning of the new model year. Whether your adventures include some off-road fun on the weekends, or you want something that can make the daily commute in any weather, this list is an excellent place to find a crossover that is the perfect match for you.
© weeklywealth.com. All rights reserved.