The 2015 GMC Acadia, Toyota Highlander, Mazda CX-9, Kia Sorento and Ford Explorer are some of the top-rated seven-passenger crossover vehicles, reports Autobytel. U.S. News & World Report ranks the seven-passenger 2015 Honda CR-V as the number one affordable crossover SUV.
The 2015 GMC Acadia is one of the largest full-size crossover vehicles. The seven-passenger Acadia features middle-row captain's chairs and easy access to the third-row seating. The Acadia's 281-horsepower V6 engine and six-speed transmission garner 24 mpg on the highway. A Denali trim package option adds luxury styling to the interior.
The 2015 Toyota Highlander has a roomy interior with sliding second-row seats, a 25-mpg fuel efficiency rating on the highway and a solid reputation for reliability. Both Autobytel and U.S. News & World Report applaud the Highlander for its quality build and positive safety data. Autobytel also praises the 2015 Mazda CX-9 for its impressive handling and tight cornering ability. The CX-9 offers a sliding second-row seat and over 100 cubic feet of cargo space.
The 2015 Kia Sorento offers various interior configurations and package options at an affordable price. The 2015 Ford Explorer is equipped standard with a V6 engine and all-wheel drive capabilities. The Explorer's four-cylinder EcoBoost engine option delivers 23 mpg on the highway. The 2015 Honda CR-V delivers excellent fuel economy at 34 mpg on the highway, reports U.S. News & World Report. This CR-V features a 2.4-liter, four-cylinder engine, CVT transmission and an all-wheel drive option.