The Indian consumer is changing. There is a distinct change in the mindset of the car buyers and the pronounced shift can be seen from small cars to the bigger ones.Broadly labeled the crossover, these are also called the Crossover Utility Vehicle. As the name suggests, these vehicles are another form of utility vehicles – a type that makes a shift over from a traditional form to a new one. Crossovers are always based on the same platform as a regular hatchback, and blends in the features prevalent in the original vehicle along with those that are seen in an SUV. Crossovers have all the features of a sports utility vehicle like spacious interiors, high seating, high ground clearance and all-wheel-drive capability. But a major disadvantage is that crossovers do not have the capability to ride on the off-roads.