Best Crossover Vehicles. High fuel prices and the best common sense has swayed buyers into shopping for a crossover vehicles. In fact, SUV owners are realizing that they don’t need all that extra room are seeking more style with a crossover vehicle.
The typical crossover consists of a passenger car chassis, high seating position for a better view and a large cargo area. Most are available with all-wheel drive and some offer seating for as many as eight. Like any other type of vehicle, they range from bare bones to ultra-chic, and market segments are becoming more crowded.
Here’s a list of some of the best crossovers.
Ford Edge - This stylish crossover, which combines solid performance with intelligent technological features, offers drivers a luxury feel at a great price. The Edge’s re-tuned suspension and advanced all-wheel drive ensure driver satisfaction, while the car’s quiet interior and easy-to-use in-dash interface make for a comfortable cabin.
Toyota Venza - Featuring clean lines and a comfortable interior, the Toyota Venza is the perfect vehicle for moms and dads who don’t want to sacrifice style for functionality. Added to the crossover’s cool looks are a bevy of standard safety features, which helped the Venza earn a five-star rating for frontal and side crashes from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
Honda Crosstour - This XL version of the Honda Accord provides sedan-like looks and handling with the utility and storage space of a wagon. Opting for a sloping roofline and lift-up rear hatch in place of a trunk, the Crosstour has nearly three-and-a-half times more cargo room than the Accord sedan.
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