The 3 best brands new SUVs to buy right now
Nowadays, the automakers around the globe compete head-on. There is a massive combat situation for all the automakers as this year’s sales figures have created differences compared to last year’s sales figures. Many brands have been crowned as the best selling brands whereas some have tanked in just months of entering 2017. In a bid to help the customers who are planning for an SUV, we have assembled the 3 best brands new SUVs to buy right now while keeping account of the performance, value-to-money, and sales figures.
Audi Q7 –
Audi sold over 18,705 units combined. The Audi Q7 starts at a price tag of $49,950, but soon you will realize it is a value-for-money SUV. The based model is a 2.0L Turbocharged 4-cylinder 252 hp engine which is capable of turning the Audi Q7 into a road-roaring tiger from 0 to 60 mph in just 5.5seconds. The SUV has also attracted highest consumer ratings due to its sheer power and performance. The top model moniker as 3.0T Prestige comes with Audi’s Virtual Cockpit equipped with complete infotainment set. The top model is powered by a 3.0L 6-cylinder 333 hp engine which produces 325 lb-ft of torque that gives an exact feeling of takeoff. The 8-speed automatic with manual transmission is for those who love driving their cars. The fuel consumption is 19/25mpg.
Mazda CX-9 –
Mazda did a great business in March 2017 by selling over 24,549 units and so did the Mazda CX-9, the 4WD 7-passenger SUV starts at $33,000. It doesn’t have any gimmicky features like Audi Q7 or Porsche Macan, but it does have a powerful 2.5L V4 250 hp engine which is capable of boosting 310 lb-ft of torque. The Mazda CX-9 is economical regarding gas charges as it has a fuel economy of 22/26-28 mpg. The 7-passenger car has a slightly lower seating position which gives the driver perfect control of the car. Moreover, the SUV can churn out high torque at low rpm. Mazda CX-9 has been listed as one of the best SUVs to purchase.
Porsche Macan –
The 911-esque Porsche Macan is probably one of the best SUVs to get. It has a price tag of whopping $48,550 to $77,050 within which you get variants capable of boosting as far as 400 horsepower. The 7-speed dual clutch automatic with manual transmission has been Porsche’s favorite, and hence, Macan gets the Porsche heritage. The fuel economy is 20/23-25mpg. The base model. Intercooled and turbocharged 2.0L V4 engine boosts up to 252 horsepower with 273 lb-ft torque which puts you on edge with 0-60 mph in just 4.4seconds. The SUV has a center of gravity at 24.0 inches for better agility.