The makes and models mentioned in this article are not placed in any particular order, nor intended to be viewed as a ranked list. KSL Cars does not endorse any vehicles. The views or opinions expressed in this article are those of the writer and do not reflect the views or opinions of KSL.com or its employees.

Some people drive out of necessity, schlepping schweaty … errrr, sweaty … kids to and from daily practices or making weekly sales calls to the furthest reaches of the region. Others drive for pure enjoyment, smoothly shifting gears while accelerating on the open road. Use these guides from KSL Cars to fast-track your search for the ideal vehicle.

Unpaved Melody | Best Off-Road Vehicles

Adventurous Autos Built for Off-Roaders

Snow Going | Best Cars in Snow

Vehicles Equipped for Schussers and Shredders

Born to Ride | Best Cars for Families

Best Vehicles for Growing Families 

License to Drive | Safest Cars for Teens

A Roundup of Safe Cars for Teen Drivers

Shifters and Drifters | Best Manual Cars

Manual Cars for Proactive Drivers

Fuel Sippers | Cars With the Best Gas Mileage

Vehicles That Yield the Most MPGs

Masterful Mashups | Top Hybrid Cars

Chart-Topping Hybrids for Eco-Conscious Drivers

Whatever category you fit into, KSL Cars has a variety of vehicles matching your driving persona.