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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 Mercedes-Benz GL350 BlueTec
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The Mercedes-Benz GL-Class is a 4-door SUV offered in 4MATIC 4dr GL550, 4MATIC 4dr GL350 BlueTEC, 4MATIC 4dr GL63 AMG and 4MATIC 4dr GL450. The powertrains include 3.0-liter V6 turbodiesel (240 hp), 4.6-liter V8 turbo (362 hp), 4.6-liter V8 turbo (429 hp) and 5.5-liter V8 turbo (550 hp) engines, and 7-speed automatic transmissions. It is AWD wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from 19 mpg city to 26 mpg highway. The GL-Class uses Diesel fuel.

Last Model Reviewed: 2013
ratings Consumer Reports Reviewed the Toyota Sequoia (5.7 V8)
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The Toyota Sequoia is a 4-door SUV offered in 4WD 5.7L Platinum (Natl), RWD 5.7L Platinum (Natl), RWD 5.7L Limited (Natl), 4WD 5.7L FFV SR5 (Natl), 4WD 5.7L Limited (Natl), 4WD 5.7L FFV Limited (Natl), 4WD 5.7L SR5 (Natl), RWD 5.7L SR5 (Natl) and 4WD 5.7L FFV Platinum (Natl). The powertrains include 5.7-liter V8 (381 hp) engines, and 6-speed automatic transmissions. It is Rear or selectable 4WD wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from 13 mpg city to 18 mpg highway. The Sequoia uses Regular fuel.

Last Model Reviewed: 2008
ratings Consumer Reports Reviewed the Mini Cooper Countryman S
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The Mini Cooper Countryman is a 4-door SUV offered in FWD 4dr Cooper S, AWD 4dr John Cooper Works ALL4, FWD 4dr Cooper and AWD 4dr Cooper S ALL4. The powertrains include 1.6-liter 4 (121 hp), 1.6-liter 4 turbo (184 hp) and 1.6-liter 4 turbo (208 hp) engines, and 6-speed automatic and 6-speed manual transmissions. It is Front or AWD wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from 23 mpg city to 30 mpg highway. The Cooper Countryman uses Premium fuel.

Last Model Reviewed: 2011
ratings Consumer Reports Reviewed the Porsche Cayenne (V6)
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The Porsche Cayenne is a 4-door SUV offered in AWD 4dr Man, AWD 4dr Diesel Platinum Edition, AWD 4dr S, AWD 4dr Diesel, AWD 4dr GTS, AWD 4dr Platinum Edition, AWD 4dr Tiptronic, AWD 4dr S Hybrid, AWD 4dr Turbo and AWD 4dr Turbo S. The powertrains include 3.0-liter V6 hybrid (380 hp), 3.0-liter V6 turbodiesel (240 hp), 3.6-liter V6 (300 hp), 4.8-liter V8 (400 hp), 4.8-liter V8 (420 hp), 4.8-liter V8 turbo (500 hp) and 4.8-liter V8 turbo (550 hp) engines, and 6-speed manual and 8-speed automatic transmissions. It is AWD wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from 16 mpg city to 23 mpg highway. The Cayenne uses Premium fuel.

Last Model Reviewed: 2011
ratings Consumer Reports Reviewed the Mercedes-Benz GLK350
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The Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class is a 4-door SUV offered in 4MATIC 4dr GLK350, RWD 4dr GLK350 and 4MATIC 4dr GLK250 BlueTEC. The powertrains include 2.1-liter 4 turbodiesel (200 hp) and 3.5-liter V6 (302 hp) engines, and 7-speed automatic transmissions. It is Rear or AWD wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from 19 mpg city to 24 mpg highway. The GLK-Class uses Premium fuel.

Last Model Reviewed: 2013