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Best SUVs off-road: Top 12 medium SUVs compared - some fail to make it!

We test ALL of the highest selling medium SUVs in Australia on our light off-road course to see which is best! Paul Maric's muddy light off-road course includes a test ...of the chassis rigidity, an offset mogul test to see how good the traction control system is and finally a test to see how they go climbing Log Mountain.

The cars we tested in this mega comparison include:
- 2022 Toyota RAV4 Edge Hybrid AWD
-- Toyota Rav4 review:
-- RAV4 v CX-5 comparison:
- 2022 Mazda CX-5 Akera Turbo AWD
-- Mazda CX-5 Akera review:
- 2022 Haval H6 Ultra AWD
-- Haval H6 review:
- 2022 Subaru Forester 2.5i-L
-- Subaru Forester review:
- 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan 162TSI R-Line
-- Volkswagen Tiguan review:
- 2022 Ford Escape Vignale
-- Ford Escape review:
- 2022 Kia Sportage GT-Line AWD diesel
-- Kia Sportage review:
- 2022 Hyundai Tucson Highlander AWD diesel
-- Hyundai Tucson review:
- 2022 Jeep Compass Trailhawk diesel
- 2022 Honda CR-V VTi-L AWD
-- Honda CR-V review:
- 2022 Nissan X-Trail Ti AWD petrol
-- Nissan X-Trail review:
- 2022 Mitsubishi Outlander Exceed petrol
-- Mitsubishi Outlander review:

Skip Ahead:
Intro: 00:00
The Test Course 01:00
Jeep Compass 03:49
Toyota RAV4 08:03
Mitsubishi Outlander 11:33
Subaru Forester 14:31
Kia Sportage 16:40
Hyundai Tucson 20:05
Mazda CX-5 23:28
Ford Escape 26:48
Honda CR-V 30:00
Haval H6 33:57
Volkswagen Tiguan 36:50
Nissan X-Trail 40:43
Verdict 43:44

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