Each year our team of experts takes on the tough task of picking the next "of the year". Check out these videos to see the team in action as they put thirteen new 2009 SUVs through our most vigorous testing.

promo image2009 Of The Year: The Contenders
MT Editor-In-Chief Angus MacKenzie introduces the thirteen contenders vying for this year's Motor Trend Sport/Utility of the Year award.

promo image2009 Of The Year: How We Pick Motor Trend's Sport/Utility of the Year
MT Senior Editor Edward Loh takes us to Auto Club Speedway for the first stage of our Sport/Utility of the Year competition - the instrumented testing.

promo image2009 Of The Year: The Road Course
MT Editor-At-Large Arthur St. Antoine guides us through the next portion of Motor Trend's Sport/Utility of the Year competition - the real world road course.

promo image2009 Of The Year: The Judging
Motor Trend's 2009 Sport/Utility of the Year competition reaches its final stage - the judging, as MT Technical Director Frank Markus takes us behind the scenes for the final deliberations and vote.

promo image2009 Motor Trend Sport/Utility of the Year Winner: Subaru Forester
This year, the 2009 Subaru Forrester takes home the top honors as Motor Trend's 2009 Sport/Utility of the Year.