Popular Midsized SUVs to Avoid and What to Buy Instead
Don't get stuck with a two- or three-row model you'll regret buying when there are better, more reliable ones
When you see a popular midsized SUV around town, you might wonder why so many people chose that model and whether it’s really the best in that category to buy right now. But the popularity could be the result of factors that have little to do with quality, such as competitive discounts and advertising.
So what are the best midsized SUVs to buy? And what qualities do they have? We’ve compiled a list of popular models to avoid and two alternatives to each that our testing shows are among the best midsized SUVs.