Good three-row crossover SUVs are plentiful.
Great ones are harder to find, but the versatile Honda Pilot comes to mind with its roomy interior, superlative safety record, and excellent value proposition.
The Dodge Durango charms with its sporty driving dynamics and available V-8 power, even if it’s old school in too many ways.
The GMC Acadia is on the small end for a three-row vehicle but is worth considering if maximum passenger hauling isn’t your goal.
For those who need to seat more than five, the Chevrolet Traverse handles the job especially well.
This year’s newcomer is the excellent Subaru Ascent, the perfect vehicle for families that outgrew their Outbacks.
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|16 MPG City / 27 MPG Hwy||17 MPG City / 27 MPG Hwy||13 MPG City / 26 MPG Hwy||17 MPG City / 26 MPG Hwy||18 MPG City / 27 MPG Hwy||20 MPG City / 27 MPG Hwy|
|Regular Unleaded V-6||Gas V6||Regular Unleaded V-6||Gas I4||Regular Unleaded V-6||Intercooled Turbo Regular Unleaded H-4|
|Standard Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD||Sport Utility Vehicles||N/A||2WD Sport Utility Vehicle||Small Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD||N/A|
|Base FWD||FWD 4-Door L w/1L0||SXT RWD||FWD 4-Door SL||LX 2WD||2.4T 8-Passenger|
|Front Wheel Drive||Front Wheel Drive||Rear Wheel Drive||Front Wheel Drive||Front Wheel Drive||All Wheel Drive|
|Sport Utility||Sport Utility||Sport Utility||4 Door||Sport Utility||Sport Utility|
|Automatic w/OD||Automatic||Automatic w/OD||Automatic||Automatic w/OD||CVT w/OD|
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