What a difference a year makes. Commercial vans, work vans, and minivans survived last year's gas price spike to live another day. The notion of what a family hauler has evolved. And crossover utility vehicle (CUV) is a more common acronym than ever. Confused? Don't sweat it. We sort it out for you right here, including specs on all the new van models, and our famous tongue-in-cheek star ratings. Let the shopping begin.

Ratings:
Beats Walking *
For Your Neighbors **
Right On The Money ***
Fuel For Your Soul ****
Drive Before You Die *****

2010 Chevrolet Express
2010 Chrysler Town & Country
2010 Dodge Grand Caravan
2010 Dodge Sprinter
2010 Ford E-Series
2010 Ford Transit Connect
2010 GMC Savana
2010 Honda Odyssey
2010 Kia Rondo
2010 Kia Sedona
2010 Mazda5
2010 Mercedes-Benz R-Class
2011 Nissan NV200
2011 Nissan NV2500
2010 Toyota Sienna
2010 Volkswagen Routan