As of 2015, sport utility vehicles that seat seven passengers include the Mazda CX-9, the Mercedes-Benz GL series, the Dodge Durango and the Ford Flex. The CX-9 features 101 cubic feet of interior storage space. The Durango has 84.5 cubic feet of cargo space; the Flex has 83 cubic feet.
The Mercedes-Benz GL series seven-passenger SUVs offer three rows of seating with features including high-end electronics and leather interiors with wood trim. Each of the four Mercedes models has a seven-speed automatic transmission.
Mazda's front-wheel drive CX-9s have 3.7-liter, 273-horsepower, V6 engines as standard equipment, but customers can order all-wheel-drive vehicles. Dodge Durango SUVs are equipped with standard real-wheel drive; however, four-wheel drive and all-wheel drive vehicles are available. Ford Flex customers can choose vehicles with 3.5-liter V-6 engines and 287-horsepower or 365-horsepower turbocharged versions.