The family sedan market has melted as quickly as an ice-cream cone at the county fair in August, and one obvious reason for that is the 3-row SUV. In mid-size and full-size forms, the 3-row SUV has become the family hauler of choice, despite the fact that the minivan still has its share of adherents.
As millions of families across the country have discovered, there is something extremely useful about a 3-row SUV. They offer a significant amount of interior space for passengers and cargo, and they are as comfortable and quiet as the typical car. If you want to tow a boat, a camper, or some snowmobiles, you will find many of these 3-row SUVs more than up to the task. Some of the 3-rows are crossovers based on front-wheel drive car platforms, while others are based on rear-wheel drive trucks. Either way, they are very refined and very versatile family haulers. Here are the 10 best 3-row SUVs to look at.