8 Passenger SUV Review

Lexus 2011 LX 570

The LX 570 prides itself with a rough and full-bodied look and an overhauled brake system. Equipped with the latest sophisticated technologies combined with deluxe features, this 8 passenger SUV has it all.

Its engine is a 5.7 L V8 that produces 383 HP and 403 lb-ft of torque. It has a new Craw Control feature that is automatically controlled for increased throttle control when maneuvering over rough surfaces and steep slippery slopes. Other standard features include 20-inch wheels, a hard-drive based navigation system that is voice activated, a keyless entry and ignition, leather upholstery, and a power lift gate.

The Lexus LX 570 has a fuel capacity of 12 mpg in the city, 18 mpg on the highway, and comes with 6 automatic gears. Its towing capacity is 8,500 lbs.

 

Infiniti 2011 QX56


This luxury 8 passenger SUV offers versatility and proves to be a family vehicle that helps with safety and practicality. It has a refined, sleek, and spacious interior sheathed in wood and leather. It comes in two models with either a rear-wheel drive system or an all-wheel drive system, which distributes the torque evenly.

It boasts of a tri-zone entertainment system, Bose premium sound system, Infiniti hard-drive navigation system, blind spot warning system, safety shield, and lane departure prevention. Other standard features include top-view camera system, Bluetooth and USB connectivity, a power lift gate, xenon headlights, and climate control for three zones.

The QX56′s 5.6 L V8 engine delivers 400 HP and 413 lb-feet of torque with direct fuel injection. Its fuel capacity is rated at 14 mpg in the city and 20 mpg on the highway while the towing capacity is 8,500 lbs.

 

Honda 2011 Pilot


The Honda 2011 Pilot is a pleasant, family-friendly vehicle with roomy third row, smooth V6, and smart interior storage features. But other than that, it is merely an average car with its poor braking performance, not-so-remarkable fuel capacity, and slow-moving acceleration.

Nevertheless this affordable 8 passenger SUV offers latch system, advance compatibility engineering, tire pressure monitoring system, anti-lock brake system, and vehicle stability assist. Other standard features include off road tracking and rear view camera, Bluetooth hands-free, tri-zone automatic climate control with air filtration system, and rear DVD entertainment system.

The Pilot’s engine has a 3.6 L V6 that produces 250 HP with a 5-speed automatic transmission. Its fuel economy, on the other hand, is rated at 17mpg in the city and 23 on the highway.

 

Toyota 2011 Sequoia


The Sequoia is a comfortable and luxurious option for individuals looking for an 8 passenger SUV. It boasts of its user-friendly features, versatility, massive interior with flexible seating, and excellent refinement.

The standard engine of the vehicle is a 4.6 L V8 that creates 310 HP with a 6-speed automatic transmission and a 327 lb-ft of torque. Its fuel capacity is 14 mpg in the city while 20 mpg on the highway and 16 mpg combined.

For individuals looking for luxury, this SUV offers a voice activated touch screen DVD navigation system, 3-zone climate control, audio system with Bluetooth and iPod compatibility, rear-seat DVD system, dynamic laser cruise control, and keyless entry. It also provides advance airbag system, 3-point seatbelts, side impact door beams, break assist, and anti-theft system for safety.