the best mid-size SUV would have to bee the Toyota highlander. It is very affordable starting at $26,000 and it has the best safety score that any SUV can get.
Try out bmw.com to see what they have to offer and you will get all the technical details there as well. Have fun with a test drive.
Vehicles are reviewed on many factors. Safety is the most influential review. You can find SUV safety ratings on any manufacturer's website, or by searching for a specific suv model.
There are many places to find out about midsize SUVs. First of all use Consumer reports. Secondly, check with manufacturers and local dealers. Thirdly ask friend, family, and coworkers.
Toyota produces several quality midsize SUV's. The most popular is the 4runner which is a good family sized vehicle. They also have the sporty looking FJ cruiser. For luxury vehicle seekers, they make the Land cruiser and Sequoia.
There are many different categories of vehicles, such as large sedans or small SUVs, so it would not be possible to pick the one best-rated vehicle. However, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (www.iihs.org) has picked the best-rated vehicles for many different categories. The best-rated large cars include the Ford Taurus and the Buick Lacrosse; the IIHS rates the Audi A3 as one of the top midsize cars. The 2011 Toyota Sienna is the highest-rated minivan, while the Dodge Journey and Lexus RS are some of the top-rated midsize SUVs.
You can find the best SUVs of 2013 by going to rankingsandreviews.com. They are comparing some of the best SUVs of 2013. You'll be able to find exactly what you're looking for.
Many midsize SUVs have six to eight seats, most including a third row of seats in the middle of the vehicle, between the front two seats and the back row. These are normally used to accomodate larger families or groups travelling together.
Smaller SUVs such as Mazda, or other small SUVs that fall into that category. Some SUVs are hybrids as well which is one of the best options for low gas mileage.
The suvs with the best gas efficiency mileage has to be the new hybrid versions of the suvs. Most of the traditional suvs have made hybrids due to high demand and gas prices.
You can gain information on the best suvs by calling local places. Some of the best crossover suvs are the 2013 Ford escape and the 2012 Chevrolet equinox. They differ from normal suvs because they are bigger and more fuel efficient then other suvs.
The best luxury SUV for you depends on the size you want. For a single mom, a luxury midsize SUV is recommended. Many are currently advertising the 2012 Lexus RX series and the 2012 Mercedes-Benz M-Class. You should look into those SUVs.
Determining which are the best SUVs to buy will depend greatly on what you and your family need. I would recommend you check the specialist SUVs magazines and then the comparison sites and compare 2013 SUVs before you decide which works for you.