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2012 SUV of the Year Announced

Following the annual SUV of the Year test event, affectionately referred to as “Mudfest”, NWAPA announced their choices for each category, as well as the coveted SUV of the Year award. Best Compact SUV: Mazda CX-5 Best Family SUV: 2013 Acura RDX Best Off-Road: 2012 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon SUV of the Year: 2012 Land Rover Evoque  …
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Mudfest 2012 Gallery

Mudfest 2012 was held at the DirtFish Rally School in Snoqualmie, Washington. March 27-28. Best Family SUV: 2013 Acura RDX Best Off-Road: 2012 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon SUV of the Year: 2012 Land Rover Evoque Best Compact SUV: Mazda CX-5  …
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Mudfest History

The heavy hitting 4×4 SUV market isn’t as significant as it was during the early years of the Mudfest event. However, the sport utility vehicle and crossover market is nonetheless a weighty portion of American automotive sales. Around late March each year, NWAPA members gather for two days in a remote and muddy location to test—both on and off road—the driving prowess of the industry’s latest SUV and CUV creations.…
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