Posh interiors, the latest tech features, and refined drivetrains are the hallmark of many luxury SUVs. Designed to be versatile, they're also a pleasure to drive thanks to a taller ride height and an easy entry point. Taking friends and family out of town for the weekend? Every passenger will feel spoiled by the comforts of a luxury SUV.
To help you on your search, we've compiled a refreshed list of the 10 best luxury SUVs for 2020 shoppers, based on CarMax sales data on all SUVs sold with prices over $35,000 from November 1, 2019, through April 30, 2020.1
- Chevrolet Suburban 1500
- Cadillac Escalade
- GMC Yukon
- Audi Q7
- GMC Yukon XL 1500
- Land Rover Range Rover Sport
- Infiniti QX80
- Porsche Macan
- Jaguar F-Pace
- Porsche Cayenne
In search of a vehicle that can carry up to nine passengers and is perfect for weekend getaways and camping trips? Chevrolet's 2017–2019 Suburban, GMC Yukon, and GMC Yukon XL 1500 will exceed your expectations. The Escalade is equipped with a 420-hp 6.2L V8, while a 355-hp 5.3L V8 is standard on the GMC Yukon and GMC Yukon XL, with the option to upgrade to the larger 6.2L. All of these include a generous amount of cargo space to hold your luggage, golf clubs, camping gear, and more.
When you desire more zoom than room, a 2017–2019 Porsche Macan will thrill you with zippy acceleration and athletic prowess. For a bit more space in the same family, you might consider Porsche's 2017–2019 Cayenne, which is powered by a 335-hp 3.0L V6.
The Land Rover Range Rover Sport and Audi Q7 won't disappoint you with beautiful exteriors, seating for up to seven, and first-class amenities. Along the same luxury lines, Jaguar's F-Pace offers an engaging, sedan-like driving experience and seats up to five with an eye-popping 340-hp V6 under the hood on model years 2017–2019. And don't overlook the 2017–2019 Infiniti QX80, which is packed with passenger convenience and technology with an impressive tow rating of up to an estimated 8,500 pounds, when properly equipped (with the standard 5.6L V8 engine).2
When you're looking for a vehicle to haul family, friends, and even pets, luxury SUVs go beyond the average vehicle. Turbocharged engines, sumptuous interior touches, and convenient tech, a luxury SUV is a superb choice.
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1Based on average prices on carmax.com from November 1, 2019 through April 30, 2020. Actual prices may vary based on your selected features and trim packages. Prices do not include taxes, tags, titles, and any applicable fees.
2Various factors may impact towing capacity, including weight of passengers, cargo, and options/accessories.
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