Many people these days are opting to buy crossover SUVs for the advantages they offer in terms of spaciousness and performance. Crossover SUVs drive smoothly like smaller cars but are typically safer and offer more space like large SUVs. If you are interested in buying a crossover SUV, here’s a list of some of the most popular crossover SUVs to help guide your decision:
2020 Nissan Rogue
Starting at $25,300, this is potentially the best crossover SUV in terms of bang for your buck. It offers 70 cubic feet of cargo space and can tow up to 1,102 pounds. Its intelligent all-wheel-drive system initiates when you need it and disengages when you don’t. It has a 170 horsepower engine, and it gets 29 mpg, which will save you money on fuel costs over the Rogue’s long lifespan.
2020 Toyota RAV4
Starting at $25,950, this crossover SUV is said to feel much more like a sedan than like an SUV. It offers some of the best control in the segment and its sleek exterior rivals any sedan in terms of style. It gets an estimated 30 mpg and offers an estimated 69.8 cubic feet of cargo space. Its towing capacity is around a whopping 1500 pounds which makes this one of the most powerful crossover SUVs on the market. The RAV4’s safety features are top-of-the-line, including adaptive cruise control and lane detection.
2020 Ford Edge
The Ford Edge features a turbocharged four-cylinder engine and dual exhaust system, making it one of the best crossover SUVs in terms of performance. This model starts at $31,100. It gets an estimated 21 city mpg and 29 highway mpg. It has a rearview camera to keep you and pedestrians safe while you’re backing up. Its engine is 245 horsepower, which is impressive for the crossover SUV segment.
2020 Lexus RX 350
The Lexus RX 350 is at the top of the segment in terms of luxury. It has a rearview mirror that automatically dims when headlights shine on it so that you aren’t blinded by the glare while driving. This model comes standard with an audio system of nine speakers for top-of-the-line sound quality. And Lexus’s leather seats have been rated among the most comfortable in the industry. The Lexus RX 350 can comfortably transport 5 passengers and features beautiful 20-inch rims. This model starts at $44,215.
2020 Chevrolet Equinox
The 2020 Chevrolet Equinox offers two different engine options: a 170 horsepower engine with six-speed automatic transmission or a 252 horsepower engine with nine-speed automatic transmission. This gives drivers the option to upgrade to a more powerful crossover SUV if they feel it necessary. The standard safety features on this model are leading the way in this segment in terms of innovation. They include automatic braking, lane detection, and collision warning technology. On the dashboard, this model features a 7-inch touchscreen interface that replaces many of the buttons and dials that were in previous models. Starting price is $24,995.