Since inception in the 1980s the SUV vehicle segment has grown in global presence. The perfect solution to family and recreational driving, SUVs in 2013 have been redesigned and upgraded to meet consumer demand. Tougher, more luxurious and powerful, SUVs for 2013 stand to advance in sales to satisfied new and returning customers ever than before.
In spite of less fuel efficiency than most economy vehicles, SUVs offer seven to eight passenger accommodation capacity, as well as multimedia entertainment and safety in all terrain driving. The review outlines some of the highlights in standard options meant to fulfill even the most discerning auto owner’s wish list.
If you are shopping for a vehicle for city, long distance highway driving or rugged terrain, it is likely you will find what you are looking for in the 2013 SUV offerings on the market. The style, comfort, endurance and handling of these SUVs is incredible.
Here is the best in class exhibition of the top SUV vehicles in the segment in 2013 by brand:
Top Rated SUV’s 2013 A-D
Acura ZDX is a 3.7L V-6, cross-over vehicle with loads of power at 300 hp and 270 lb-ft of torque this vehicle holds up in all terrain driving. Acura’s SUV is competitive advantage in price and ride.
Audi Q7 is tech loaded, a supercharged V-6 with 8-hp. The S-line Plus model upgrades accents from 19 to 21-inch wheels coupled with black exterior accents. All weather proficient and nearly perfect in style, Audi is high profile safety in driving.
BMW X5Base has cargo cover, roof rails, tech loaded BMW Assist, iPod integration, high performance audio, and Corona Rings. Check out the ambient lighting, auto dimming mirrors, heated seats with lumbar support and park distance control. The V-8 model has upgraded privacy glass and a standard power tilt wheel.
Buick Enclave comes in Convenience, Leather, and Premium with center console, 12v outlet, and hill-hold assist. A new vehicle for a new Buick generation, this SUV rolls out its offerings at one of the most affordable price tags on the market.
Cadillac Escalade/ESV/EXT is an SUV and Pickup ride. Center console redesign and rearview camera and low-fuel warning alerts are just some of the options that make the Escalade a best in class luxury combination for anyone looking for an all-inclusive vehicle.
Dodge Durango’s V-6 and V-8 models offer standard, eight-way power driver seats with four-way power lumbar support, rear- or all-wheel drive. Sparkle in Dodge’s new exterior colors. Drive into the future.
Top Rated SUV’s 2013 H-M
Honda Pilot is an upmarket high tech SUV with alloy wheels, advanced instrument panel, center stack, fog lights, power driver seat, optimum audio and nav system and tri-zone automatic climate control. Sophistication and the highest highway mpg for any SUV cross-over, Honda exceeds the competition.
Infiniti QX is a safe bet in SUV handling with blind-spot monitoring and 400-horsepower V-8. Each Infiniti comes with a 15-speaker Bose sound system, heated headlight washers, and heated second row seats. Step into one of the smoothest rides on the road.
Jeep Grand Cherokee SUV is perfect for taking you offroad, with its 6.4L V-8 engine or optional 5.7L V-8 is available in a six-speed automatic transmission and chrome front tow hooks. Experience the difference in Jeep Cherokee.
Land Rover Range Rover Sport is equipped with a number of great standard features, such as digitized instruments, multimedia system and power tailgate for fast cargo access. Follow the international leader in all terrain action.
Mazda CX-9 is the Company’s first three-row SUV with chrome interior accents, climate controls, enhanced wheel styles, heated seats, keyless entry and upgraded leather upholstery. Mazda is a great SUV at a reasonable price.
Mercedes-Benz GL-Class steers SUVs into seven-passenger vehicles around in the luxury market with new upgrades such as backup cameras and turbo performance. Those who thought Mercedes-Benz stodgy have another think coming with GL-Class up beat design.
Top Rated SUV’s 2013 N-V
Nissan Xterra is a V-6, body-on-frame all terrain construction SUV, with modular interior flexibility supported by off-road shocks and underbody skid plates. Nissan Xterra is the perfect vehicle for all weather driving.
Porsche Cayenne SportDesign package offers upgrades in black exterior trim, mahogany internal trim, and contrasting stitching on leather upholstery. Add HID headlights, sport tailpipes and turbo options and Porsche’s SUV turns on its racing tradition.
Subaru Outback is packed with technology: 3.5mm auxiliary input jack, USB port, Bluetooth hands-free phone connectivity, and audio streaming multimedia entertainment. Control your Bluetooth on the steering wheel and enjoy the road without risk. Compared to other SUV’s, Subaru’s fuel efficiency is tough to beat.
Toyota Land Cruiser is one of the most reliable, full-size sport utility SUVs on the market, plus new standard luxury options are thrown in at one price. Toyota’s lead V-8 offers room for eight. With a 5.7L and 381-hp the Land Cuiser can take you anywhere you want to be.
Volkswagen Touareg is a V-6 or TDI model SUV with touch screen media and agile navigation system for long trips. From the city to camping adventure, Volkswagen continues the tradition as a favorite for any arena. Hop in, turn on, and travel in freedom.
For more information about the features, fuel economy, turbo and all-terrain options on a SUV ask your dealer or auto showroom representative for details. Mileage and powertrain warranties offered by auto makers may differ. Check on terms and conditions to auto finance agreements, options, discounts and leasing contract criteria.
Why make a concession for less? SUVs continue to be one of the highest ranking feedback segments in the auto industry. Drive away in the SUV 2013 of your dreams!