Best 2011 Affordable Midsize SUVs

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22 cars

2011 Nissan Murano

The 2011 Nissan Murano is a 2011 midsize SUV that is actually fun to drive, which is a rarity in its class. With good power, … read more »

8.9SCORE

$8,487 - $10,226 AVG PRICE PAID

18 City / 23 Hwy MPG

8.9SCORE

$8,487 - $10,226 AVG PRICE PAID

18 City / 23 Hwy MPG

2011 Buick Enclave

The 2011 Buick Enclave's upscale interior, smooth ride and stylish looks make it an affordable alternative to some luxury SUVs. Its middling read more »

8.6SCORE

$9,281 - $10,419 AVG PRICE PAID

17 City / 24 Hwy MPG

8.6SCORE

$9,281 - $10,419 AVG PRICE PAID

17 City / 24 Hwy MPG

2011 Toyota FJ Cruiser

While it doesn’t offer the on-road handling of a crossover, the 2011 Toyota FJ Cruiser’s off-road ability and style gave reviewers plenty of read more »

8.6SCORE

$9,896 - $23,048 AVG PRICE PAID

17 City / 22 Hwy MPG

8.6SCORE

$9,896 - $23,048 AVG PRICE PAID

17 City / 22 Hwy MPG

2011 Mazda CX-9

Reviewers said the 2011 Mazda CX-9 is a three-row crossover that’s actually fun to drive. Its comfortable interior and decent fuel economy a read more »

8.5SCORE

$9,090 - $10,898 AVG PRICE PAID

17 City / 24 Hwy MPG

8.5SCORE

$9,090 - $10,898 AVG PRICE PAID

17 City / 24 Hwy MPG

2011 Toyota Highlander

The 2011 Toyota Highlander earns a high spot in our midsize SUV rankings thanks to its quality interior, high safety scores, and strong reli read more »

8.5SCORE

$11,023 - $15,546 AVG PRICE PAID

20 City / 25 Hwy MPG

8.5SCORE

$11,023 - $15,546 AVG PRICE PAID

20 City / 25 Hwy MPG

2011 Ford Edge

The Ford Edge was refreshed for 2011, and reviewers said it was a good five-seat crossover. As long as you don’t need seats for … read more »

8.3SCORE

$9,925 - $14,464 AVG PRICE PAID

19 City / 26 Hwy MPG

8.3SCORE

$9,925 - $14,464 AVG PRICE PAID

19 City / 26 Hwy MPG

2011 Ford Explorer

All-new for 2011, reviewers said that the Ford Explorer has what it takes to compete with the best midsize SUVs and crossovers on the market read more »

8.3SCORE

$9,616 - $12,828 AVG PRICE PAID

17 City / 25 Hwy MPG

8.3SCORE

$9,616 - $12,828 AVG PRICE PAID

17 City / 25 Hwy MPG

2011 Toyota Highlander Hybrid

Updated for 2011, the Toyota Highlander Hybrid is as spacious and comfortable as the gas-only Highlander. The Highlander Hybrid’s good fuel read more »

8.3SCORE

$14,993 - $17,216 AVG PRICE PAID

28 City / 28 Hwy MPG

8.3SCORE

$14,993 - $17,216 AVG PRICE PAID

28 City / 28 Hwy MPG

2011 Toyota Venza

With its car-like ride and SUV-like space, the 2011 Toyota Venza is a true crossover. Reviewers were impressed no matter what they called it read more »

8.3SCORE

$10,444 - $12,462 AVG PRICE PAID

21 City / 27 Hwy MPG

8.3SCORE

$10,444 - $12,462 AVG PRICE PAID

21 City / 27 Hwy MPG

2011 Chevrolet Traverse

With a roomy interior, comfortable ride and good fuel economy, the 2011 Chevrolet Traverse is a great choice for anyone who needs space and read more »

8.2SCORE

$8,308 - $10,731 AVG PRICE PAID

17 City / 24 Hwy MPG

8.2SCORE

$8,308 - $10,731 AVG PRICE PAID

17 City / 24 Hwy MPG

2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee

The 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee bridges the gap between a luxury SUV and a rugged four-wheeler. Redesigned for 2011, the Grand Cherokee has eve read more »

8.2SCORE

$12,399 - $15,768 AVG PRICE PAID

16 City / 23 Hwy MPG

8.2SCORE

$12,399 - $15,768 AVG PRICE PAID

16 City / 23 Hwy MPG

2011 Dodge Durango

Dodge redesigned the Durango for 2011, transforming it into a crossover with sporting intentions, a well-made interior and outstanding safet read more »

8.0SCORE

$10,409 - $14,471 AVG PRICE PAID

16 City / 23 Hwy MPG

8.0SCORE

$10,409 - $14,471 AVG PRICE PAID

16 City / 23 Hwy MPG

2011 Hyundai Santa Fe

While the 2011 Hyundai Santa Fe isn’t as high-tech or fun to drive as other 2011 midsize SUVs, the Santa Fe’s good safety score … read more »

8.0SCORE

$9,315 - $12,413 AVG PRICE PAID

19 City / 26 Hwy MPG

8.0SCORE

$9,315 - $12,413 AVG PRICE PAID

19 City / 26 Hwy MPG

2011 Kia Sorento

Redesigned for 2011, the Kia Sorento lost its truck-like platform and became one of the most comfortable-riding and fuel-efficient 2011 mids read more »

8.0SCORE

$9,309 - $12,114 AVG PRICE PAID

21 City / 29 Hwy MPG

8.0SCORE

$9,309 - $12,114 AVG PRICE PAID

21 City / 29 Hwy MPG

2011 Toyota 4Runner

The 2011 Toyota 4Runner is a great off-roader, but reviewers said that if you’re looking for comfortable family transportation, your best be read more »

8.0SCORE

$11,120 - $20,554 AVG PRICE PAID

17 City / 23 Hwy MPG

8.0SCORE

$11,120 - $20,554 AVG PRICE PAID

17 City / 23 Hwy MPG

2011 Hyundai Veracruz

If you need an SUV that’s long on value and has seats for seven, the Hyundai Veracruz may be just what you’re looking for. However, … read more »

7.9SCORE

$8,974 - $13,192 AVG PRICE PAID

17 City / 22 Hwy MPG

7.9SCORE

$8,974 - $13,192 AVG PRICE PAID

17 City / 22 Hwy MPG

2011 Ford Flex

Strong safety scores and a versatile interior are among the 2011 Ford Flex’s strengths. However, some low-rent cabin materials drag the Flex read more »

7.7SCORE

$9,154 - $12,597 AVG PRICE PAID

17 City / 24 Hwy MPG

7.7SCORE

$9,154 - $12,597 AVG PRICE PAID

17 City / 24 Hwy MPG

2011 Mitsubishi Endeavor

The five-seat 2011 Mitsubishi Endeavor performs most tasks adequately, but its competitors outshine it in many ways. Most of its rivals offe read more »

7.7SCORE

$7,306 - $8,510 AVG PRICE PAID

15 City / 21 Hwy MPG

7.7SCORE

$7,306 - $8,510 AVG PRICE PAID

15 City / 21 Hwy MPG

2011 GMC Acadia

With seating for eight, the 2011 GMC Acadia can hold more people than most other crossovers and has more cargo space than most other … read more »

7.5SCORE

$10,231 - $16,248 AVG PRICE PAID

17 City / 24 Hwy MPG

7.5SCORE

$10,231 - $16,248 AVG PRICE PAID

17 City / 24 Hwy MPG

2011 Nissan Pathfinder

The 2011 Nissan Pathfinder is a capable truck-based SUV with real off-road ability and seating for seven. However, shoppers looking for a fa read more »

7.4SCORE

$8,764 - $11,718 AVG PRICE PAID

15 City / 22 Hwy MPG

7.4SCORE

$8,764 - $11,718 AVG PRICE PAID

15 City / 22 Hwy MPG

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