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2008 4x4 Of The Year Results


2007 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon JK
2006 Dodge Ram 1500 TRX4
2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee
2004 Volkswagen Touareg V-8
2003 Lexus GX 470
2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee (4.7 HO V-8)
2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee (five-speed auto transmission)
2000 Toyota Tundra
1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee (4.7 V-8 Limited)
1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee (5.9 V-8 Limited)
1997 Jeep Wrangler Sport TJ
1996 Jeep Grand Cherokee (with center diff lock)
1995 Dodge Ram (2500 V-10 longbed Club Cab)
1994 Dodge Ram (1500 V-8 shortbed regular cab)
1993 Jeep Grand Cherokee
1992 Chevrolet Blazer (fullsize)
1991 Dodge Dakota
1990 Nissan Pathfinder (four-door)
1989 Toyota pickup
1988 Jeep Cherokee (4.0 engine)
1987 Nissan Pathfinder (two-door)
1986 Ford Ranger
1985 Isuzu Trooper II
1984 Jeep Cherokee (2.8 engine)
1983 Chevrolet S-10 Blazer

Ride & Drive (40% of total points)
Urban Grand Cherokee
Highway Grand Cherokee
High Speed Dirt & Gravel {{{Land Cruiser}}}
Sand {{{Hummer H3}}}
Rockcrawling Wrangler
Hillclimbing Land Cruiser
Braking Quality Grand Cherokee
Overall Land Cruiser
Empirical (25% of total points)
Torque/Weight Ratio {{{Tundra}}}
1/4-mile Acceleration Tundra
60-0 Braking {{{Titan}}}
Load-carrying Capacity {{{Hummer H2}}}
Miles Per Gallon Grand Cherokee
Price As Tested {{{Liberty}}}
Overall Tundra
Mechanical (25% of total points)
Engine's Available Power Tundra
Transmission Wrangler
4WD/Low-range Engage Wrangler
Steering Wrangler
{{{Fit}}} and Finish {{{Dakota}}}
Drivetrain Performance Land Cruiser
Overall Wrangler
Interior (5% of total points)
Ergonomics Land Cruiser
Appearance, Fit and Finish Land Cruiser
Appointments Land Cruiser
Perceived Noise Level Land Cruiser
Overall Land Cruiser
Exterior (5% of total points)
Body Styling {{{Hummer}}} {{{H3}}}
Cargo Titan
Four-wheeling Attributes Wrangler
Fit and Finish Land Cruiser
Overall Hummer H3