The XL7 comes in three trims: Premium, Luxury, and Limited. A 252-hp 3.6-liter V6 engine and a new six-speed automatic transmission with manumatic shift mode are standard. Available in front-wheel drive or with an electronically controlled all-wheel drive system, the XL7 includes a Nivomatic self-levelling rear suspension on all trims. Standard safety features include side-curtain airbags, ABS with electronic brake-force distribution, and an electronic stability system with traction control. The Limited includes a navigation system and rear vision camera. The 2009 Suzuki XL7 is mainly a carryover from 2008.