Powered by a strong V6, the Chevrolet Traverse looks stylish while providing space for up to eight people and better fuel economy than most truck-based SUVs. All-wheel-drive is an option.
The Dodge Journey offers space for up to seven passengers and lots of storage space. It comes powered by a choice of 4- and 6-cylinder engines, with average handling for its class.
The Ford Edge combines appealing styling with a roomy and comfortable interior, and thanks to optional all-wheel drive and a fully independent suspension, offers good handling.
The Ford Explorer comes powered by a choice of V6 and V8 engines with optional all-wheel-drive. The Explorer offers good handling and safety equipment, and a spacious interior.
Powered by a 3.5l 6-cylinder engine with optional all-wheel-drive, the Honda Pilot offers seating for 8 passengers in an inconspicuous yet well-executed and efficient package.
The Hyundai Veracruz hosts up to seven passengers in a comfortable and save environment that includes ABS, ESC, and six airbags. Power comes from a 3.8l 6-cylinder engine.
The Jeep Grand Cherokee features muscular styling and comes with a choice of V6 and V8 engines. The Grand Cherokee offers save handling and good off-road ability.
The Kia Borrego comes with a choice of powerful V6 and V8 engines. It seats five in a spacious cabin and offers a comfortable ride. All-wheel-drive is an option.
Powered by a 3.5l V6, the car-based Nissan Murano offers space for only five passengers, but compensates with class-leading dynamics and excellent built quality.
Powered by strong V6 and V8 engines, the boldly styled Pathfinder offers a composed ride and a spacious and accommodating interior with seating for up to seven.
Powered by a strong V6, the Nissan Xterra is the smaller, less-expensive member of Nissan's mid-size, off-road-adventure team. Nissan has kept the Xterra true to its original concept.
The Subaru Forester comes powered by flat-4 engines with permanent all-wheel-drive. It offers ample interior room, a save and comfortable ride, and excellent crash protection.
Based on a rugged ladder frame and powered by a choice of V6 and V8 engines, the Toyota 4Runner offers true off-road capability, a spacious and comfortable cabin, and a good ride.
Toyota's most capable off-road SUV, the FJ Cruiser comes powered by a four-liter V6 engine and features seating for five.
Available with gas and hybrid drivetrains, the Toyota Highlander offers good built quality and a versatile interior with space for up to seven passengers.