Last post on Jun 10, 2013 at 2:35 PM
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Dodge Caravan, Ford Explorer, GMC Envoy, Honda Odyssey, Nissan Pathfinder, Toyota Sienna, SUV, Van
Jan 06, 2012 (9:46 am)
I don't have all the measures but a sheet of plywood fits easily inside on the flat floor, hatch closed. There's actually a little room to spare.
So the floor is bigger than 48"x96".
#1875 of 1876 SUVS are winning the race
by Stever@Edmunds HOST
Jun 01, 2013 (8:21 am)
"In an unexpected, dramatic change in the global automobile industry, utility vehicles have emerged as one of the hottest segments, with Ford leading the transition.
Oversized, fuel-inefficient utility vehicles, once a symbol of American overindulgence, have fallen out of favor, replaced by smaller, more stylish versions, many built on car platforms rather than truck platforms.
As the middle class expands around the world, and as road conditions improve, "utilities are attractive in a lot of countries," Caldwell said. "The SUV is a status symbol, with higher seating, good visibility, and the boxy (shapes) gone."
How Ford Escape Is Taking Over the World (thestreet.com)
Jun 10, 2013 (2:35 pm)
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