A more powerful engine for 2013 delivers better acceleration than previous models.
Decent towing capacity is awarded.
Four-wheel independent suspension offers a smoother ride to all passengers.
Expected to score quite well in crash tests.
Offers an abundance of cargo space with all seats in place.
Roomy cabin with more than enough leg room for rear seat passengers.
Subtle enhancements to the interior offer a more upscale feel.
Lightweight components are used for the V6 engine to boost horsepower without compromising fuel-economy.
Dual flow dampers help to offer a smooth ride.
Not very much cargo space is awarded when you fold down the rear seat.
Controls on the dash are a little too jumbled together in certain places, making them awkward to operate.
Blind spots are a problem so drivers will really need to add on the rear cross traffic alert.
Low ground clearance at only 6.9 inches makes this sport utility vehicle not very practical for off-road use.
Not nearly as responsive or agile as many other crossovers.
Body roll is obvious on sharp turns.