The Ford Bronco Sport (which isn't the same as the Ford Bronco!) is a terrific lifestyle SUV aimed at young, outdoorsy types.
The Bronco Sport is based on the Ford Escape, but with a number of worthy upgrades. Even the lux-focused Outer Banks version seen here is surprisingly capable off-piste.
But the Bronco Sport is even more capable in the Badlands trim. It comes with knobby off-road tires and, in the proper hands, can make it up shockingly steep hills.