Best V8 SUVs on the Market in 2020

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No Replacement for Displacement

Since the turn of the century, great strides have been made in the ways of engine technology. Direct injection, variable valve timing, and forced induction (turbocharger and supercharger) have all allowed automakers to extract big power from smaller displacement engines.

But sometimes you just want a V8. And the good news is that all of these aforementioned drivetrain advancements have also helped big V8 engines return respectable fuel economy numbers. These powerful-yet-advanced V8s have found their way under the hoods of some of the best SUVs on the market today. Here are the top performers, based on U.S. News overall scores.

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