Third-Row Seats

 
2018 Volkswagen Atlas 7-seat SUV unveiled; plug-in hybrid coming, but when?

2018 Volkswagen Atlas 7-seat SUV unveiled; plug-in hybrid coming, but when?

After many teases and concept-car previews, Volkswagen finally unveiled its much-discussed 7-seat crossover utility vehicle last night in Santa Monica, California. The 2018 Volkswagen Atlas targets the U.S. market like no other VW model since the current-generation Passat mid-size sedan. It will be... read more

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2017 Toyota Highlander Hybrid  -  2016 New York Auto Show iive photos

2017 Toyota Highlander Hybrid to be offered in four trim levels: Live photos

While the new Toyota RAV4 Hybrid has received much attention recently, the Japanese firm's larger hybrid crossover is now getting a mid-cycle update as well. Debuting at the... read more March 24, 2016 by


 
2016 Volvo XC90 T8 plug-in hybrid  [photo: Gary Renick, Twin Cities region]

2016 Volvo XC90 T8 Plug-In Hybrid: An Owner's First 21 Days

The 2016 Volvo XC90 T8 'Twin Engine' that went on sale last August was only the second plug-in hybrid SUV to be sold in the U.S., after the Porsche Cayenne S E-Hybrid. Since... read more February 25, 2016 by


 
2016 Volvo XC90, Catskill Mountains, NY, Aug 2015

2016 Volvo XC90: Gas Mileage Review Of Luxury Seven-Seat SUV

For green-car fans, the all-new Volvo XC90 seven-seat luxury crossover is most notable for its upcoming plug-in hybrid model. But that version will be just a small part of... read more September 11, 2015 by


 
2014 Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid information page on Nissan North America website, Jun 2015

Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid 'No Longer Available,' Infiniti QX60 Twin Vanishes Too: UPDATED

Four months ago, we inquired about the fate of the Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid. That version of the popular seven-seat family SUV, with a 2.5-liter four and a mild-hybrid system... read more July 4, 2015 by


 
2016 Honda Pilot

2016 Honda Pilot Seven-Seat SUV Rated At 22 Or 23 MPG Combined

The 2016 Honda Pilot gets a slight bump in fuel efficiency as part of a ground-up redesign. The new Pilot was unveiled back in February at the 2015 Chicago Auto Show, and we... read more June 18, 2015 by


 
2017 Volvo XC90 Excellence

Third Row Seats, Good Gas Mileage: What Are Your Options?

If you need to fit more than five into your vehicle—even just sometimes—and the thought of getting less than 25 miles per gallon in daily driving repulses you... read more April 30, 2015 by


 
2014 Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid, Irvine, CA, Aug 2013

Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid: Missing In Action, Or Just Slow-Selling?

The Nissan Pathfinder crossover utility vehicle seems to be doing well for Nissan, following its 2013 reinvention as a seven-seat family vehicle rather than the tough... read more February 20, 2015 by


 
2016 Volvo XC90 T8 'Twin Engine' plug-in hybrid, Spain, Feb 2015

2016 Volvo XC90 T8 Plug-In Hybrid 'Twin Engine': First Drive

By the end of this year, there will be several luxury SUV models offered in the U.S. with plug-in hybrid powertrains that let them run 12 to 20 miles on electricity alone... read more February 19, 2015 by


 
2014 Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid Platinum 4x4, upstate New York, Dec 2013

2014 Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid: Gas Mileage Test Disappointing

Hybrid SUVs and crossover utility vehicles remain rare compared to the growing array of hybrid passenger sedans and hatchbacks. So we've been eager to test the new 2014... read more February 5, 2014 by


 
2014 Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid, Irvine, CA, Aug 2013

2014 Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid: Is It Hybrid Enough To Matter?

Last year, we drove a prototype Infiniti JX Hybrid, as it was then called (it's now in production as the 2014 Infiniti QX60 Hybrid). At that point, we wondered whether its... read more November 14, 2013 by


 
2014 Infiniti QX60 Hybrid, at 2013 New York Auto Show

2014 Infiniti QX60 Hybrid: Video From New York Auto Show

The second of two large seven-seat hybrid crossovers at this year's New York Auto Show, the 2014 Infiniti QX60 Hybrid is the glamorpuss of the pair. Known for the first year... read more April 1, 2013 by 0


 
2014 Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid

2014 Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid: Video From New York Auto Show

Last week's New York Auto Show had a number of green vehicles, but there were relatively few new production models there that truly qualified as green. So a new hybrid model... read more April 1, 2013 by 1


 
2012 Toyota Highlander Hybrid

Third-Row, 7-Seat Family Vehicles With Highest Gas Mileage

We get asked a lot about hybrids with seven seats. The answer is simple: There's only one, the 2012 Toyota Highlander Hybrid. But the question is really more about fuel... read more November 30, 2011 by 0


 
2012 Toyota Prius V launch press conference, 2011 Detroit Auto Show

2012 Toyota Prius V Station Wagon/Minivan: Arrives This Fall

There's nothing like a story translated from overseas media, concerning a related but not-quite-the-same model of a new hybrid car, to get people all in an uproar. So here's... read more May 14, 2011 by 10


 
2011 Honda Odyssey Touring

Guide: How To Get Good Gas Mileage AND Third Row Seats?

"We have not yet fully accepted the fact that we need a new car. Some call it denial. But we do need one." That's how our friend Gordon Platt began a note asking our advice... read more May 12, 2011 by 4


 

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