Not so long ago, all SUVs used to be truck-based, and the result was ride quality that was, well, universally coarse and truckish. These days, things are different. Many of the choices in this segment are built on car platforms, and that shift has brought with it models that feel smoother and more refined on the road.
Arthritis or back problems can make a smooth ride an essential feature for some drivers. These 10 SUVs and crossovers earn our votes for having the most comfortable suspensions in the segment. Naturally, there are a couple of Lexus models in the mix; there's also a Buick, a Chevy and a Lincoln. Our selections are listed in alphabetical order.