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10 Best SUVs You Can Buy Right Now

Here’s your chance this month to choose a great SUV at a good price with this Consumer Reports recently released list of their recommended best of the best new SUV choices available today.

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Best New SUV Selections

Consumer Reports analysts have taken the time to help car shoppers find the best new SUVs that may be too good to pass on due to their determination that these 10 high-scoring models do well in performance, reliability, safety, and owner satisfaction.

CR analysts compiled this list of SUVs ranked through an evaluation of their top Overall Scores per CR’s rigorous testing and analysis:

Our Overall Score encompasses a vehicle’s performance in our road tests, which include more than 50 detailed evaluations at CR’s Auto Test Center; the latest results from the reliability and owner satisfaction sections of CR’s exclusive Annual Auto Surveys,” stated CR analysts in their latest news release.

Related article: Top 10 Best and Most Reliable SUVs for 2023 Under $40,000

That said, here is the full list of this month’s CR best new SUVs listed below that includes their price range, miles per gallon fuel efficiency, and current rating within their vehicle type category.

1. 2023 Hyundai Santa Fe Hybrid
Price Range: $35,910 - $41,570
CR MPG: Overall 30 / City 23 / Hwy 37 mpg
#1 of 14 Midsized sport-utility vehicles

2. 2023 Kia Telluride
Price Range: $35,890 - $52,985
CR MPG: Overall 21 / City 14 / Hwy 30 mpg
#1 of 17 Midsized sport-utility vehicles 3-row

3. 2023 Subaru Forester
Price Range: $26,395 - $36,495
CR MPG: Overall 28 / City 20 / Hwy 38 mpg
#1 of 28 Compact sport-utility vehicles

4. 2023 Toyota Highlander Hybrid
Price Range: $36,420 - $52,425
CR MPG: Overall 35 / City 27 / Hwy 41 mpg
#2 of 17 Midsized sport-utility vehicles 3-row

5. 2023 Subaru Crosstrek Hybrid
Price Range: $23,645 - $36,845
CR MPGE: Overall 42 / City 38 / Hwy 45 mpge
#1 of 16 Subcompact sport-utility vehicles

6. 2023 Honda CR-V
Price Range: $31,610 - $35,760
CR MPG: Overall 26 / City 19 / Hwy 33 mpg
#2 of 28 Compact sport-utility vehicles

7. 2023 Hyundai Tucson Hybrid
Price Range: $31,150 - $44,560
CR MPG: Overall 35 / City 29 / Hwy 40 mpg
#3 of 28 Compact sport-utility vehicles

8. 2023 Toyota RAV4 Prime
Price Range: $42,340 - $46,210
CR MPGE: Overall 72 / City 74 / Hwy 71 mpge
#5 of 28 Compact sport-utility vehicles

9. 2023 Nissan Rogue
Price Range: $27,360 - $38,640
CR MPG: Overall 25 / City 17 / Hwy 34 mpg
#4 of 28 Compact sport-utility vehicles

10. 2023 Hyundai Palisade
Price Range: $35,550 - $51,400
CR MPG: Overall 21 / City 15 / Hwy 29 mpg
#3 of 17 Midsized sport-utility vehicles 3-row

Timothy Boyer is an automotive reporter based in Cincinnati. Experienced with early car restorations, he regularly restores older vehicles with engine modifications for improved performance. Follow Tim on Twitter at @TimBoyerWrites for daily news and topics related to new and used cars and trucks.

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