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List Rules Any automobile that is capable of going off-roading

The best off-roading vehicles and SUVs of all time are perfect for any rogue adventure. Off-roading is a relatively recent phenomenon, but those who have tried it know how fun it is. The thrill of manipulating a giant, metal machine up and over rough terrain is amazing, and these are the vehicles that will take you there. These vehicles are also built with safety in mind, so put your thoughts at ease as you rumble through the desert, in the mountains, or through the jungle. Your off-roading vehicle has all the latest and greatest safety features, just in case you do get in an accident. 

Choosing the right off-road SUV is very important, so take a good look a this list. Keep in mind while you're making a decision on a new off-roading SUV that there must be a balance between off-road ability and economy. The best off-road vehicles will not always get the best gas milage, but they will each have other features that will up the "cool-factor" enough for you to look past the cost of filling up your tank.

Vote up the best off-road SUV below, and be sure to let us know what you think in the comment section! If the great outdoors are your sort of thing, check out the list of the best cars for the great outdoors.
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Willys Army Jeep is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Off-Road SUVs and Off-Roading Vehicles

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280 138
Jeep Wrangler is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Off-Road SUVs and Off-Roading Vehicles
chentally-mallenged added Jeep Wrangler Chrysler, Jeep, American Motors

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151 118
Toyota Hilux is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Off-Road SUVs and Off-Roading Vehicles
adam110586 added Toyota Hilux Toyota

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139 95
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Pboy81 added Mercedes Unimog Mercedes-Benz - Unimog is a range of multi-purpose auto four-wheel drive medium trucks produced by Mercedes-Benz, a division of Daimler AG. In the United States and Canada, the Unimog was sold as the Freightliner Unimog. The name Unimog is ...

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109 68
Land Rover Defender is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Off-Road SUVs and Off-Roading Vehicles
adam110586 added Land Rover Defender Land Rover

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185 156
Toyota Land Cruiser is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Off-Road SUVs and Off-Roading Vehicles
adam110586 added Toyota Land Cruiser Toyota

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169 120
Humvee is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Off-Road SUVs and Off-Roading Vehicles
Humvee Hummer

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205 134
Lada Niva is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Off-Road SUVs and Off-Roading Vehicles
armok added Lada Niva Lada - Bad to drive but goes anywhere

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166 130
Hummer H1 is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Off-Road SUVs and Off-Roading Vehicles
nkosa added Hummer H1 Hummer

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134 133
Ford Raptor is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Off-Road SUVs and Off-Roading Vehicles
Ford Raptor

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131 129
Ford Bronco is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Off-Road SUVs and Off-Roading Vehicles

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132 139
International Harvester Scout is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Off-Road SUVs and Off-Roading Vehicles
offroader added International Harvester Scout International Harvester, Scout

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121 135
Mercedes-Benz G-Class is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Off-Road SUVs and Off-Roading Vehicles
lalispeter added Mercedes-Benz G-Class Mercedes-Benz

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120 166
Chevrolet K5 Blazer is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Off-Road SUVs and Off-Roading Vehicles
offroader added Chevrolet K5 Blazer General Motors, Chevrolet - best off road vehicle ever built. bullet proof 350 small block with a removable top like a jeep. google image it.

The Best Jeep Sport Utility Vehicles of All Time

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113 130
Chevrolet K10 is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Off-Road SUVs and Off-Roading Vehicles
Chevrolet K10

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118 146
Land Rover Range Rover is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Off-Road SUVs and Off-Roading Vehicles
adam110586 added Land Rover Range Rover Land Rover

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32 28
Toyota 4runner is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Off-Road SUVs and Off-Roading Vehicles
deepblue5280 added Toyota 4runner

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88 110
Dodge Ram is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Off-Road SUVs and Off-Roading Vehicles
MiddletownBuck added Dodge Ram Chrysler

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45 54
Toyota Tacoma is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Off-Road SUVs and Off-Roading Vehicles
matthew.m.duffy added Toyota Tacoma Toyota

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43 52
Bowler Wildcat is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Off-Road SUVs and Off-Roading Vehicles
truckboy567 added Bowler Wildcat

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79 141
Chevrolet Silverado is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Off-Road SUVs and Off-Roading Vehicles
Chevrolet Silverado General Motors, Chevrolet

The Ugliest Cars In The World

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71 131
GMC Sierra is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Off-Road SUVs and Off-Roading Vehicles

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41 64
Mitsubishi Pajero is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Off-Road SUVs and Off-Roading Vehicles
adam110586 added Mitsubishi Pajero Mitsubishi

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45 74
Land Rover Discovery is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Off-Road SUVs and Off-Roading Vehicles
adam110586 added Land Rover Discovery Land Rover

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28 55
Ford Bronco II is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Off-Road SUVs and Off-Roading Vehicles
bigmelton added Ford Bronco II Ford

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34 44
UAZ-469 is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Off-Road SUVs and Off-Roading Vehicles
armok added UAZ-469 UAZ - Even worse to drive than Lada, but goes where no other car can.

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7 7
Subaru Forester is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Off-Road SUVs and Off-Roading Vehicles
Guest_e975baae-5e37-4e1d-ae66-55cfa1955f5d added Subaru Forester Subaru

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20 54
International XT is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Off-Road SUVs and Off-Roading Vehicles
International XT Extreme Truck

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14 41
Isuzu VehiCROSS is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Off-Road SUVs and Off-Roading Vehicles
Steve Hall added Isuzu VehiCROSS Isuzu

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21 64
Chevrolet Avalanche is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Off-Road SUVs and Off-Roading Vehicles
Chevrolet Avalanche General Motors, Chevrolet

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12 43
2004 Chevorlet S10 Zr2 is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Off-Road SUVs and Off-Roading Vehicles
moretuzzo24 added 2004 Chevorlet S10 Zr2

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15 54
GMC Syclone is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Off-Road SUVs and Off-Roading Vehicles
GMC Syclone General Motors, GMC

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46 144
Cadillac Escalade is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Off-Road SUVs and Off-Roading Vehicles
Cadillac Escalade General Motors, Cadillac

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16 41
Nissan Navara is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Off-Road SUVs and Off-Roading Vehicles
armok added Nissan Navara Nissan

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14 61
GMC Typhoon is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Off-Road SUVs and Off-Roading Vehicles
GMC Typhoon General Motors, GMC, GMC