For the 2013 year, our Editors have broken down the expanding field of SUVs into five separate Buying Guides to help make shopping for an SUV quick and easy. Click on the Buying Guides below to learn more about each SUV Category:
- Best Compact SUVs for 2013
- Best Midsize SUVs for 2013
- Best Luxury SUVs for 2013
- Best SUV Crossovers for 2013
- Best Hybrid SUVs for 2013
Here are our Top Picks for each SUV Category:
Honda’s best-selling CR-V continues to impress with excellent build quality, outstanding fuel economy and lots of cabin space in an affordably-priced package that’s tough to beat.
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The epitome of a rugged SUV, the Explorer has evolved into a class leader and features better fuel efficiency, technology and cabin amenities than ever before.
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Oozing equal amounts of technology and luxury, the RX 350 features soft, supple ride quality, a beautifully designed cabin and class-leading quality.
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In terms of a high fun-to-drive quotient, the CX-5 tops the SUV Crossover class with the perfect blend of power, performance and fuel efficiency without sacrificing anything.
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