Evolution. That's the name of the game. Change or go the way of the Aztek. Trucks are bigger and faster, yet more refined. SUVs are morphing into the futuristic vehicles we thought we'd already be driving. Even the humble van is being reinvented for the small business owner/recreation hound to zip around in style. Head spinning? Relax. We sort it out for you, including specs on all the new models. Turn the page to see how far SUVs have come.

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

2011 Acura MDX
2011 Acura RDX
2011 Audi Q5
2011 Audi Q7
2011 BMW X3
2011 BMW X5
2011 Cadillac Escalade/ESV
2011 Chevrolet Suburban
2011 Chevrolet Tahoe
2011 Dodge Nitro
2011 Ford Escape
2011 Ford Expedition/EL
2011 GMC Yukon/XL
2011 Honda CR-V
2011 Honda Element
2011 Honda Pilot
2011 Infiniti QX56
2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee
2011 Jeep Liberty
2011 Jeep Wrangler
2011 Land Rover LR2
2011 Land Rover LR4
2011 Land Rover Range Rover
2011 Land Rover Range Rover Sport
2011 Lexus GX 460
2011 Lexus LX 570
2011 Lexus RX 350/450h
2011 Lincoln Navigator/L
2011 Mazda Tribute
2011 Mercedes-Benz G-Class
2011 Mercedes-Benz GL-Class
2011 Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class
2011 Mercedes-Benz M-Class
2011 Mitsubishi Endeavor
2011 Nissan Armada
2011 Nissan Armada
2011 Nissan Xterra
2011 Porsche Cayenne
2011 Subaru Forester
2011 Suzuki Grand Vitara
2011 Toyota 4Runner
2011 Toyota FJ Cruiser
2011 Toyota Land Cruiser
2011 Toyota RAV4
2011 Toyota Sequoia
2011 Volkswagen Tiguan
2011 Volkswagen Touareg
2011 Volvo XC90