5 Best Selling SUVs of 2011

December 30, 2011 / by / 0 Comment

They are light weight, passenger friendly, fuel efficient and safe cars and they give you an ultimate ardent driving experience. Yes, they are sports utility vehicles. Designed specially to meet average consumer demands, these vehicles made more popular in early 2000’s because of their top class engine performance, stat-of the art comfort, great cargo capacity and high-tech safety. We have compiled a list of 5 best selling SUVs that we think were the most well-liked in by car lovers in 2011.

  1. Toyota Camry
  2. Ford Escape
  3. Honda Accord
  4. Honda CR-V
  5. Chevrolet Equinox

1. Toyota Camry

Toyota has been considered world leader in auto industry and its extravagant Toyota Camry is one of its masterpiece. This family sedan has been the most popular in 2011. Consumers preferred to buy it because of its powerful drive train and two engine choices. A 2.5-liter four-cylinder on base, LE and XLE trim levels can generate 169 hp while a 3.5-liter V6 is capable of generating 268 hp. The manual and automatic six speed transmission can give fastest acceleration. The interior is comfy and safety features are high tech to ensure passengers safety. In US and Canada, the sales of Camry went to almost 275,004 units and 10, 945units which is a record.

2. Ford Escape

Ford is the auto brand that offers a luxurious and a comfort drive. Its autos are hailed all over the world due to their innovative technology and efficient fuel economy. Ford Escape grabbed the second position in our list of best sellers. More than 228,719 units of this vehicle have been sold alone in the U.S. Available at a starting price of $21,240; this car is a small crossover available in XLS, XLT and Limited trim levels. Two engine choices are offered on this vehicle including a 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine that can give171-hp and a 3.0-liter V6 that can generate 240-hp. The interior has ample space to sit comfortably and also to stuff your luggage. The high-tech technology features like My Key and Sync electronics interface makes it the most adored car among car passionate.

3. Honda Accord

Honda isn’t left behind when it comes to the most favorite and most sold autos. Honda Accord was the third popular this year with its stylish outlook and bold style. U.S sales of this car got up to almost 217,958 units. It can give fuel efficient performance with impressive mileage. The interior is spacious and comfortable. You can easily tuck in your luggage. The advanced technological equipment has been added to provide you comfort and convenience. Safety records have been the best, thus ensuring your safety.

4. Honda CR-V

Honda autos are favored in most countries as it suits the lifestyle of common man and Honda CR-V is one of them. In U.S however, more than 196,787units of CR-V were sold. Honda CR-V is not only fuel efficient but also a reasonably priced car with a lot of smart features. It features a 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine that can produce 180 horsepower. With a five-speed automatic and front-wheel drive, it can give outstanding performance. The interior is comfy and is loaded with high-tech equipment. The cargo capacity is generous and you can have a space of 35.7 cubic feet when rear seats are folded. The safety features are at its best and are designed to give you top class safety.

5. Chevrolet Equinox

When it comes to style consumers prefer Chevrolet Equinox and that is why it is the No.5 on our list. With the premium design and enchanting outlook, this car was sold to more than 175,079 people in U.S. alone. However, in Canada more than 20,868 people bought this car. With the two engine choices including a 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine and a 3.0-liter V6 engine, it can give a roaring output power of 182 hp and 264 hp respectively. The interior is lavish and beautifully designed by Chevy to keep in mind the passengers comfort and convenience. The advanced safety features are introduced to protect the occupants. Handling of the vehicle is remarkable and the performance is outstanding.

Do you have any plans to buy a SUV??Do check our list of best sellers that were a huge hit in 2011.


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