What SUVs Are Made in the USA?by Willa Dunn
American vehicle manufacturers known as the “Big Three” are Ford Motor Company, Chrysler and General Motors (which includes Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac). Ford and GM both provide SUV models. Chrysler has discontinued the Aspen SUV and currently only offers the crossover Town & Country, which is not built in the USA.
The Ford Explorer is one of the most common SUVs on the road. It includes a V6 engine offering a 14 city/20 hwy gas mileage rating. The Explorer has regularly received a five-star crash test rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Seating configuration is offered to accommodate five to seven passengers.
The GMC Yukon offers a V8 engine with an EPA of 15/21. It is available in two- and four-wheel drive. The seats are available in cloth or leather, and third-row seating is provided. The Yukon comes in various models, including the Denali and a Hybrid version.
The suburban has a 320 hp V8 engine with a gas mileage of up to 15 mpg city/21 mpg hwy. It is a large, one-half-ton vehicle, offering seating for up to nine adults.
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