The front and side view of a red 2017 Toyota 4Runner driving off-road.

What Used SUVs are Best for Off-Road Driving?

Check Out Used SUV Models and Brands Known for their Off-Road Performance

Texas is filled with plenty of off-road tracks and paths. But sometimes, purchasing or leasing that new off-road model can cost a fortune. That’s where buying used or pre-owned can step in to offer a more affordable cost for a fun ride or backup vehicle. But which used SUVs are ideal for off-road driving? At Matador Motors, we look into the key brands and models below:

The front and side view of a gray 2017 Jeep Wrangler with its front doors off and soft cover down.

Used Jeep Models Offer a Wide Range of Off-Road Capabilities

As a main source of the automotive off-road experience, the Jeep brand is well-versed in the off-road game. With a wide selection of SUVs, finding an off-road vehicle capable of weekend adventures may be a simple look into their model lineup. A primary face of the brand is the Jeep Wrangler, a compact SUV that comes in either two-door or four-door configurations. The designs and history go back decades to wartime in the mid-1900s. The Jeep Cherokee and Grand Cherokee are yet another group of solid off-road models with their ground clearance and fording capabilities. Plus, Jeep provides strong four-cylinder engines to its models and offers all-wheel drive and 4X4 drivetrains to support your inner adventurer.

Other Brands with Quality Used Off-Road SUVs

While Jeep has had a firm grip on off-road SUVs, other brands have dipped their toes in off-road success. Those wanting a larger SUV with three rows can find the Toyota 4Runner or Land Cruiser as a solid option. For a more upscale look and feel, the Land Rover Range Rover has widely been considered one of the most capable luxury SUV models in recent memory. However, you may also be curious about other solid-performing models such as:

  • GMC Yukon
  • Chevrolet Tahoe
  • Nissan Armada
  • Subaru Outback

Find a Used or Pre-Owned Jeep Vehicle at Matador Motors near Lubbock, TX

If you’re looking for a used vehicle that’s capable of going off-road, be sure to check in with us at Matador Motors. Located in the Wolfforth and Lubbock, TX area, we offer affordable pre-owned vehicles worth a look. As your local Buy Here, Pay Here dealership, with work with everyone find the model that fits their lifestyle – regardless of credit score. Stop in today or view our inventory online.


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