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Best SUV Models for 2012

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LOS ANGELES--Nov. 5, 2012: With the heavy growth in the SUV sector and the number of automobile giants that have added SUVs to their retail line-up, SUV Review It , the premiere niche website for SUVs, is proud to provide you with reviews for the best SUV models for 2012.

For a long time now, people have started to choose SUVs over other vehicle types including sedans and hatchbacks, especially with the range of sizes available in SUVs. According to the research and SUV reviews for 2012 conducted by the team at SUV Review It , there are some definite SUV standouts that are deserving of some recognition.

Best Compact SUV for 2012

The new Honda CR-V has made it high up on the list of the most sought after SUVs for 2012. This 2.4L 4C powered SUV car comes as a standard 5 speed transmission with an impressive 185 horsepower @ 7000 rpm. It has great fuel efficiency statistics returning 23 mpg city and 31 mpg highway which is impressive in the SUV sector. Four-wheel independent suspension guarantees a comfortable ride for occupants.

For 2012, SUV Review It awards the Honda CR-V as the best Compact SUV that money can buy.

Best Mid-size SUV for 2012

For the best midsize SUV, chose the Kia Sorrento. The analysts noted that all of a sudden, this SUV was seen everywhere -- "It was like everybody had gone out and bought a Sorrento on the same weekend. I saw it everywhere." This family carrier is a clear winner amongst larger families with the optional third row of seating. Its sporty lines and sedan-like structure brings to most families a luxury looking SUV at an extremely affordable price.

Best Large SUV for 2012

There were a number of impressive candidates including the Chevrolet Tahoe, Land Rover Range Rover and Acura MDX, but the winner of the best large SUV 2012 was awarded to the Cadillac Escalade! It is the impressive body of this huge SUV that makes it very difficult to consider anything else. It is strong, robust and exudes raw power.