If cargo capacity is a must-have and you don’t need a third row, then two-row SUVs are the way to go. Smaller SUVs are less costly to purchase, eaiser to park, and get better gas mileage than their bigger three-row siblings. They’re especially well-suited for small families, empty nesters, and sport-minded singles. The trick is finding the perfect vehicle for your lifestyle and budget.
Our list of the best two-row SUVs runs the gamut from subcompacts through mid-size vehicles, and includes luxury cruisers along with more affordable crossovers. This is a diverse group. Among the entries, you’ll find an electric SUV, a plug-in hybrid, a fuel-efficient diesel, and one model built to tackle the toughest trails. Here are 10 of the best two-row SUVs.