18 Best 2016 Affordable Midsize SUVs | U.S. News & World Report

Best 2016 Affordable Midsize SUVs

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18 cars

2016 Chevrolet Traverse

Overall, the 2016 Chevrolet Traverse is a well-rounded SUV, like many rivals in the competitive midsize SUV class. Its unmatched reliability read more »

8.7SCORE

$20,176 - $27,880 AVG PRICE PAID

8.7SCORE

$20,176 - $27,880 AVG PRICE PAID

15 City / 22 HwyMPG

2016 Hyundai Santa Fe

The 2016 Hyundai Santa Fe has user-friendly features and a high-end interior, plus it's available with either two or three rows of seats. It read more »

8.5SCORE

$18,438 - $23,730 AVG PRICE PAID

8.5SCORE

$18,438 - $23,730 AVG PRICE PAID

18-20 City / 24‑27 HwyMPG

2016 Buick Enclave

The 2016 Buick Enclave ranks near the top of its class, thanks to its roomy and upscale cabin, comfortable ride, excellent safety scores, an read more »

8.4SCORE

$23,249 - $28,773 AVG PRICE PAID

8.4SCORE

$23,249 - $28,773 AVG PRICE PAID

15 City / 22 HwyMPG

2016 Mazda CX-9

The 2016 Mazda CX-9 cracks the top half of its class thanks to thrilling handling, swift acceleration, and an upscale interior. It's held ba read more »

8.3SCORE

$21,787 - $29,309 AVG PRICE PAID

8.3SCORE

$21,787 - $29,309 AVG PRICE PAID

21-22 City / 27‑28 HwyMPG

2016 Nissan Murano

The 2016 Nissan Murano ranks in the top third of its class, thanks to its roomy, upscale cabin and intuitive technology. It may not … read more »

8.3SCORE

$21,005 - $26,415 AVG PRICE PAID

8.3SCORE

$21,005 - $26,415 AVG PRICE PAID

21 City / 28 HwyMPG

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2016 Honda Pilot

Outside of some high ownership costs and finicky infotainment controls, there’s a lot to like about the 2016 Honda Pilot, from its quality i read more »

8.2SCORE

$24,024 - $32,471 AVG PRICE PAID

8.2SCORE

$24,024 - $32,471 AVG PRICE PAID

18-20 City / 26‑27 HwyMPG

2016 Toyota Highlander

The 2016 Toyota Highlander ranks in the top half of the midsize SUV class, thanks in part to its upscale, spacious cabin. However, its … read more »

8.2SCORE

$25,802 - $32,670 AVG PRICE PAID

8.2SCORE

$25,802 - $32,670 AVG PRICE PAID

18-20 City / 24‑25 HwyMPG

2016 Ford Edge

The 2016 Ford Edge is one of the roomiest and best-handling crossovers in the class, helping it secure a place in the top third … read more »

8.1SCORE

$19,868 - $28,140 AVG PRICE PAID

8.1SCORE

$19,868 - $28,140 AVG PRICE PAID

17-21 City / 24‑30 HwyMPG

2016 Kia Sorento

The 2016 Kia Sorento claims a spot in the top half of our midsize SUV rankings. It has a handsome cabin, intuitive infotainment controls, … read more »

8.1SCORE

$17,900 - $26,666 AVG PRICE PAID

8.1SCORE

$17,900 - $26,666 AVG PRICE PAID

17-21 City / 23‑29 HwyMPG

2016 Ford Flex

The 2016 Ford Flex has a roomy interior, a comfortable ride, and strong engine performance, but a merely average reliability rating lands th read more »

8.0SCORE

$20,353 - $26,472 AVG PRICE PAID

8.0SCORE

$20,353 - $26,472 AVG PRICE PAID

15-16 City / 21‑23 HwyMPG

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2016 GMC Acadia

The 2016 GMC Acadia has a roomy and comfortable interior, generous cargo space, and great safety and reliability ratings. However, it finish read more »

8.0SCORE

$20,377 - $29,858 AVG PRICE PAID

8.0SCORE

$20,377 - $29,858 AVG PRICE PAID

15 City / 22 HwyMPG

2016 Toyota Highlander Hybrid

The 2016 Toyota Highlander Hybrid has an upscale cabin that seats up to seven. However, it finishes in the middle of our midsize SUVread more »

8.0SCORE

$34,081 - $35,943 AVG PRICE PAID

8.0SCORE

$34,081 - $35,943 AVG PRICE PAID

27 City / 28 HwyMPG

2016 Dodge Durango

The 2016 Dodge Durango's powerful engine choices and agile handling give it a leg up in the class, but ultimately, its below-average safety read more »

7.8SCORE

$25,496 - $35,290 AVG PRICE PAID

7.8SCORE

$25,496 - $35,290 AVG PRICE PAID

14-19 City / 22‑27 HwyMPG

2016 Ford Explorer

The 2016 Ford Explorer may offer a smooth and comfortable ride, but it ranks near the back of its class due to its frustrating … read more »

7.6SCORE

$21,478 - $33,690 AVG PRICE PAID

7.6SCORE

$21,478 - $33,690 AVG PRICE PAID

16-19 City / 22‑28 HwyMPG

2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee

The 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee has an upscale interior, muscular powertrains, and excellent off-road capabilities. However, it has lower than read more »

7.6SCORE

$23,139 - $53,644 AVG PRICE PAID

7.6SCORE

$23,139 - $53,644 AVG PRICE PAID

13-22 City / 19‑30 HwyMPG

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2016 Dodge Journey

The 2016 Dodge Journey seems more affordable than most midsize SUVs, but a thirsty engine and a shaky expected reliability score cancel out read more »

7.3SCORE

$15,737 - $20,559 AVG PRICE PAID

7.3SCORE

$15,737 - $20,559 AVG PRICE PAID

16-19 City / 24‑26 HwyMPG

2016 Nissan Pathfinder

Despite its upscale interior, the 2016 Nissan Pathfinder’s poor reliability score pushes it toward the bottom of the highly competitive mids read more »

7.3SCORE

$20,358 - $25,503 AVG PRICE PAID

7.3SCORE

$20,358 - $25,503 AVG PRICE PAID

19-20 City / 26‑27 HwyMPG

2016 Toyota 4Runner

The 2016 Toyota 4Runner is an adept off-road vehicle, but it’s not well-suited for everyday driving. It has a low safety score, an unsettled read more »

6.8SCORE

$33,341 - $40,644 AVG PRICE PAID

6.8SCORE

$33,341 - $40,644 AVG PRICE PAID

N/A City / N/A HwyMPG

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