Sports utility vehicles are popular for their style of increased safety features, exceptional comfort and massive road visibility. The vehicles are suitable for most rugged terrains, have strong suspensions and most of them come in four-wheel drive. Seven passenger seat vehicles have superb handling compared to other large sports utility vehicles (SUVs). The vehicles have a good fuel per kilometer consumption; families mostly use the vehicles as they have enough space for cargo and enough passenger seats. The following models are some of the best 7 passenger crossovers.
Ford flex of the year 2013 is available in three models, the ford flex has a three and half liter engine, V-6 and 6-speed automated transmission. One of the unique features with ford flex is that it has curve control whereby if the driver enters a curve at a high speed that uncontrollable the system reduces the speed by up to ten miles per hour. The second and the third row seats can fold flat into the floor therefore, allowing more cargo space. The ford flex has voice-activated communication systems with multipanel sunroof, satellite radio, communication activated entertainment systems, mini fridge console and with unique and stylish interior finish.
The 7 Passenger Crossover Kia Sorrento comes with a V-6 engine with 6-automated transmission with a three and half liter capacity engine. Kia has 2.4 liter 4 cylinder engine models for the cheaper model and the three and a half liter engine for the high-end models. The car is fully complemented with airbags for the front and the side bags thereby protecting all the passengers. The consumption rate of the car is twenty-one miles per thirty gallons of fuel. Kia Sorrento has antilock brakes, which are mostly optional, fantastic headrests and three point safety belts.
Mitsubishi Outlander , the 2013 model comes with a V-6 three liter, sportronic engine with a 6-speed automated transmission for the high-end models. The cheaper model has continuously variable transmission relying on belts rather than gears and has a 2.4 liter 4 cylinder engine capacity. Mitsubishi has enhanced reinforced impact safety evolution (RISE) construction that uses modern technology in driver and passenger protection from accident impacts.
For the year 2013 Nissan Pathfinder offers three models, the car has consumption rate of twenty-six gallons per miles. The auto mode traction is a key feature in all pathfinders; the mode allows the car to determine the slipperiness of the driving surface. When the surface is excessively slippery or rough, the system reduces or increases power to each wheel depending on the power requirement. The car has continuously variable transmission and uses drive chains rather than belts; the engine capacity is three and a half liter V-6 engine.
Toyota Highlanders of the year 2013 came in four models, two of which are hybrid cars. The fuel consumption rate of the vehicle is twenty-four gallons per eighteen miles. The windshield has a UV reduction feature, which protects the driver and the passengers from harmful rays of the sun. For the cheap models Highlander has a 2.7 liter 4 cylinder engine while high-end models have a hybrid three and a half liter V-6 engines. The vehicle has magnificent finish and a unique interior.
This is the only crossover vehicle manufactured by Buick . The vehicle fits seven passengers inclusive of the driver, with enormous space for luggage and leg room. The base model has a 3.6 liter V-6 engine, with 288-horse power. The car’s engine is fitted with a six speed automatic transmission. The car has passenger air bags, rear child safety locks and theft deterrent system. Other properties of the car include air conditioning, power windows, CD player, power steering and cruise control.
Chevrolet traverse is one of the better 7 Passenger Crossovers with a 3.6-liter V-6 engine and 281-horse power. The car is a four-wheel drive, with a six-speed automatic transmission engine. On the interior, the car has a CD player cum radio, power windows, air conditioning, passenger airbags, four wheel ABS brakes and traction control system.
The legroom and headroom of the Volvo are spacious and desirable seven seater SUV. The vehicle uses petrol but has D5 turbo diesel engines in other models. The car has an automated gearbox, with supple suspension and four-wheel drive. The cruise is smooth and traction capabilities are available in the car , it is one of the top choices among 7 Passenger Crossovers
Acura MDX offers a sporty performance with 300-horsepower, 3.7-liter V-6 engine. The vehicle has six speed automated transmission and a super handling four-wheel drive. The super handling technology allows the car to transfer power to one wheel depending on the traction of the area. The power allows the wheel to accelerate more giving it greater handling capabilities. Some of the features include sunroof, leather seats, a power tailgate, tilt and telescoping steering wheel, Bluetooth phone connectivity and a rear-view camera. Hard drive based navigation system; ventilated front seats, adaptive cruise and active sport suspension are some of the additional features.