1. 2016 Toyota Highlander
Starting price: $30,890
The 2016 Toyota Highlander is an extremely popular SUV with third row seating. For the current model year, Toyota sells the SUV with the choice of a few drive trains: a 2.7 liter four-cylinder rated at 185 horsepower, a 2.7 liter four-cylinder, or a 3.5 liter V-6 rated at 270 horsepower. For those looking to drive a more environmentally friendly edition of the auto, there is a hybrid version that uses the V-6 with two electric motors rated at 280 horsepower. The gas powered Highlander’s fuel economy is rated at 20 MPG (city) and 25 MPG (highway), with the hybrid rating at 28 MPG (combined). The Highlander continues to be one of the most reliable on the roads today, and it has a top overall speed of 115 MPH with a zero to 60 MPH time of 7.6 seconds.