The Ford Flex, Mazda CX-9, Dodge Durango, Land Rover LR4 and Nissan Pathfinder are some of the top-rated seven-seat vehicles, reports Autobytel. U.S. News & World Report ranks the 2015 Cadillac Escalade as the number one SUV with third-row seating.
The 2015 Ford Flex is powered by a 287-horsepower V6 engine or a 3.5-liter EcoBoost option. The Turbocharged EcoBoost engine produces 365 horsepower and is equipped with all-wheel drive. This seven-passenger SUV features an optional second-row refrigerator set between two captain's chairs.
The 2015 Mazda CX-9 seats seven passengers comfortably and provides 101-cubic feet of cargo space. This front-wheel drive crossover SUV features a 3.7-liter V6 engine with 273 horsepower. The rear-wheel drive 2015 Dodge Durango provides 84.5-cubic feet of cargo space and offers four-wheel drive capabilities. The Durango is available with a 290-horsepower 3.6-liter V6 engine or a 5.7-liter Hemi V8. The Hemi V8 delivers 360 horsepower and 7,400-pounds of towing capacity.
The 2015 Land Rover LR4 is a luxury SUV with a supercharged V6 engine, eight-speed automatic transmission and a Terrain Response system. The 2015 Nissan Pathfinder features a 3.5-liter V6 engine, CVT transmission and 25-mpg highway fuel efficiency rating. The 2015 Cadillac Escalade ESV is a full-size luxury SUV that provides generous amounts of leg room, cargo space and comfort. The Escalade's 6.2-liter V8 engine and six-speed automatic transmission deliver 420-horsepower.