What should we understand by the name “SUV”? This is a highly passable vehicle that is not afraid of mountainous terrain, boggy or shallow rivers. They easily overcome obstacles due to the fact that both front and rear wheel drive are involved in the process at the same time, and there is also a large distance between the supporting and central surface. They are medium, heavy, frame, coupe, dozens of different world auto brands produce them, but only a few become the best. Let’s talk today about best off road jeeps.
Mitsubishi Pajero Sport
The three-liter naturally aspirated engine gives 209 hp, and the 2.4 turbodiesel 181 hp, against the background of two variable transmissions: a six-speed manual or an eight-speed automatic, we are ready to say a lot about the cross-country ability of this car. The high ground clearance continues to amaze – 22 cm and the Super Select II all-wheel drive, equipped with a Torsen unit, which divides the torque strictly 40 by 60, allowing you to overcome overhangs of 24-30 ° and deep – up to 70 cm fords.
At the same time, you can plunge into active rest with your family, there are 5 and 7 local models.
A very unusual best jeep model for off roading, which emphasizes not only the owner’s hobbies for off-road driving, but also his status. Note that the first Escalade dates back to 2013, but it still easily flies into the TOP with its own parameters and pleases off-road fans. A large powerful SUV has a ground clearance of 20.5 cm, an aspirated volume of 6.2 liters, demonstrating 426 hp. All-wheel drive with downshift capability will provide cross-country ability in wetlands or downhill.
The car traditionally has three configurations, but even choosing the minimum, it is possible to get an excellent combination of equipment.
Range Rover Velar
British jeep, which rightfully takes this place in the TOP. Being a relative novelty (2017 start of production), it managed to make a splash for many outdoor enthusiasts on difficult tracks.
The Velar is elegant from the exterior to the interior, which from the first minutes speaks of its premium quality, and when you start to understand its capabilities, you lose all chances not to remain its fan:
- clearance from 19.5 to 21.3 cm – when driving, it increases to 27, which is valuable for off-road conditions;
- four-wheel drive and 8-speed transmission (robotized);
- volume from 2 to 3 liters, giving from 250 to 340 hp;
- both diesel and gasoline representatives are presented.
A luxury jeep and one of the most powerful SUVs of recent years: large dimensions and high ground clearance (23.4 cm), three rows of seats and 7 seats for passengers, 5.6 liters of volume with an atmospheric engine with 405 hp.under the hood, four-wheel drive with electromagnetic clutch. A real dream car with independent suspension and 22-mm diameter “asphalt” wheels, even on the steepest slopes and sticky mud.