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See which SUVs are reviewed by Consumer Reports

Below lists a selection of SUVs that have been reviewed by our expert engineering staff. Consumer Reports operates the largest and most sophisticated independent automobile testing center devoted to the consumer interest anywhere in the world. All cars that are tested, about 80 per year, are bought anonymously and driven for thousands of miles each. The evaluation regimen consists of more than 50 individual tests. Learn more about each of the SUVs that Consumer Reports tests and reviews.
ratings Consumer Reports Reviewed the GMC Terrain (V6)
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The GMC Terrain is a 4-door SUV offered in FWD 4dr SL, FWD 4dr SLE w/SLE-1, AWD 4dr SLE w/SLE-1, FWD 4dr SLE w/SLE-2, AWD 4dr SLE w/SLE-2, FWD 4dr SLT w/SLT-1, AWD 4dr SLT w/SLT-1, FWD 4dr SLT w/SLT-2, AWD 4dr SLT w/SLT-2, FWD 4dr Denali and AWD 4dr Denali. The powertrains include 2.4-liter 4 (182 hp) and 3.6-liter V6 (301 hp) engines, and 6-speed automatic transmissions. It is Front or AWD wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from 16 mpg city to 23 mpg highway. The Terrain LTZ V6 uses Regular fuel.

Last Model Reviewed: 2013
ratings Consumer Reports Reviewed the BMW X3 xDrive28i (2.0T)
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The BMW X3 is a 4-door SUV offered in AWD 4dr xDrive28i, AWD 4dr xDrive35i, AWD 4dr xDrive28d and RWD 4dr sDrive28i. The powertrains include 2.0-liter 4 turbo (240 hp), 2.0-liter 4 turbodiesel (180 hp) and 3.0-liter 6 turbo (300 hp) engines, and 8-speed automatic transmissions. It is Rear or AWD wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from 21 mpg city to 28 mpg highway. The X3 uses Premium fuel.

Last Model Reviewed: 2013
ratings Consumer Reports Reviewed the Toyota Highlander Hybrid Limited
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The Toyota Highlander is a 4-door SUV offered in 4WD 4dr Limited (Natl), 4WD 4dr Limited Platinum (Natl), FWD 4dr I4 LE (Natl), AWD 4dr V6 XLE (Natl), AWD 4dr V6 Limited (Natl), FWD 4dr V6 LE Plus (Natl), FWD 4dr V6 XLE (Natl), FWD 4dr V6 LE (Natl), AWD 4dr V6 LE (Natl), AWD 4dr V6 LE Plus (Natl), FWD 4dr V6 Limited (Natl), FWD 4dr V6 Limited Platinum (Natl) and AWD 4dr V6 Limited Platinum (Natl). The powertrains include 2.7-liter 4 (185 hp), 3.5-liter V6 (270 hp) and 3.5-liter V6 hybrid (280 hp) engines, and 6-speed automatic and CVT transmissions. It is Front or AWD wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from 27 mpg city to 28 mpg highway. The Highlander Hybrid Limited V6 CVT uses Regular fuel.

Last Model Reviewed: 2014
ratings Consumer Reports Reviewed the Volvo XC70
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The Volvo XC70 is a wagon offered in 2015.5 AWD 4dr Wgn 3.2L, 2015.5 AWD 4dr Wgn 3.2L Premier, 2015.5 AWD 4dr Wgn 3.2L Platinum, 2015.5 AWD 4dr Wgn T6, 2015.5 AWD 4dr Wgn T6 Platinum, 2015.5 FWD 4dr Wgn T5 Drive-E, 2015.5 FWD 4dr Wgn T5 Drive-E Premier, 2015.5 FWD 4dr Wgn T5 Drive-E Platinum, FWD 4dr Wgn T5 Drive-E Premier Plus, AWD 4dr Wgn 3.2L Premier Plus and AWD 4dr Wgn T6 Premier Plus. The powertrains include 2.0-liter 4 turbo (240 hp), 3.0-liter 6 turbo (300 hp) and 3.2-liter 6 (240 hp) engines, and 6-speed automatic and 8-speed automatic transmissions. It is Front or AWD wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from 15 mpg city to 22 mpg highway. The XC70 uses Regular fuel.

Last Model Reviewed: 2008
ratings Consumer Reports Reviewed the Nissan Juke
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The Nissan Juke is a 4-door SUV offered in 5dr Wgn CVT SV FWD, 5dr Wgn CVT SV AWD, 5dr Wgn CVT S AWD, 5dr Wgn CVT SL FWD, 5dr Wgn CVT SL AWD, 5dr Wgn CVT S FWD, 5dr Wgn Manual NISMO FWD, 5dr Wgn Manual NISMO RS FWD, 5dr Wgn CVT NISMO AWD and 5dr Wgn CVT NISMO RS AWD. The powertrains include 1.6-liter 4 turbo (188 hp), 1.6-liter 4 turbo (197 hp) and 1.6-liter 4 turbo (215 hp) engines, and 6-speed manual and CVT transmissions. It is Front or AWD wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from 25 mpg city to 30 mpg highway. The Juke uses Premium fuel.

Last Model Reviewed: 2011