You buy an SUV to have useful space to carry gear and passengers. Let’s continue the conversation with more of the SUVs that you’ll want to take a look at when you’re considering the right one for your daily drive.
Compact Crossover SUVs
The RDX has been a favorite on the market for many years and is a vehicle that offers you excellent luxury features and plenty of storage room. With the seats up you’ll have up to 29.5 cubic feet to make use of which expands to 58.9 cubic feet once you fold the seats down and load this SUV with the items you need to take with you.
Lexus NX 300
Take this Lexus out for a drive and you’re going to love the drive and admire the roominess offered in the cabin. Behind the second row you can enjoy 17.7 cubic feet of storage room and fold the seats down to have 54.6 cubic feet of usable space. The hybrid version of this SUV does cut down on that roominess, but not by much.
Another excellent choice when you’re looking for a luxury crossover SUV, the QX50 is a model that shows off the style and the qualities you desire. Check out the 31.4 cubic feet of cargo space in the back that will increase to a full 65.1 cubic feet when you’re looking for a great place to carry the items you’re going to bring home with you.
With three rows of seating that you can enjoy for the ride, there’s a variety of ways this SUV can offer you the cargo space you need. The space behind the third row shows up at 20.6 cubic feet, fold down the third row and you’ve 55.5 cubic feet and then to a full 96.8 cubic feet when all seats are folded flat for you to carry the largest amount of cargo in this SUV.
This is one of the most popular family sized crossover SUVs on the market and its one that brings you plenty of room for the drive. The capacity for carrying cargo shows up at 23 cubic feet when all three rows are occupied. Fold down the third row of seats and you have 58.1 cubic feet of space while the cabin gives you 98.2 cubic feet of storage room when all seats are folded down.
Here’s an SUV that’s a newcomer to the market and its one that gives you something larger from Subaru for the drive. If your family wants to enjoy this SUV, they will have 17.8 cubic feet of storage behind the third row, 46.5 cubic feet when the third row is folded, and 86.5 cubic feet when the second and third rows are both folded down.
One of the most popular and longest-running models on this list is the Dodge Journey. This SUV it tough and rugged while also offering you plenty of room for the cargo you need to take with you. With three rows of seating you don’t have to leave anyone behind, and when you need to make the most of that cargo space you can take advantage of a full 67.6 cubic feet when the second and third rows of seats are folded flat.
Buick Enclave Avenir
Another model that’s new to the market is the Avenir trim of the Buick Enclave. This pure luxury SUV is ready to give your family a comfortable ride and it brings you the benefit of 23.6 cubic feet of cargo room behind the rear seats. Fold down one row and you’ve got 58 cubic feet. Fold down the other and the cargo area expands to a full 97.6 cubic feet of usable space.
Lexus RX L
This version of the Lexus RX is longer and more spacious than that standard model with the shorter wheelbase. You’ll be able to make use of the 16.3 cubic feet of room behind the rear seatsthat expands to 70.7 cubic feet when both rear rows are folded down. This is one of the smaller cabins in this class, but it certainly brings you tons of luxury for the ride.
Admired for its technology, loved for its style, and big enough to give you the cargo room you’re looking for is the Volvo XC90. Check out the 15.8 cubic feet of space in the rear that will grow to a full 85.7 cubic feet when you fold both rows of seats down. Take this SUV out for a ride and see how much space it gives you for what you need.