2004 Land Rover Freelander HSE 4dr AWD SUV (2.5L 6cyl 5A)
This is a great little SUV - it's definitely not a huge vehicle for hauling lots of stuff, but you know that when you're looking at a smaller SUV. We have owned this HSE for one year and it has handled very well in the snow, on a frozen lake and in general traffic. The disign is much improved over previous versions and it is generally a fun car to drive for the price.
We really like the handling abilities in the snow, the heated windshield, the sunscreen that covers the sunroof, the looks and design, and the overall comfort of the vehicle. So far, no mechanical problems - a satisfying purchase.
It should come with full roof rails, the headlights should be automatic as it gets dark, the cruise control is awkward to operate, it needs power seats, the thermometer isn't consistently accurate, the A/C might spray you a bit and is loud. These are all minor, though - overall, this is a great car