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Top 10 Most Affordable 3-Row SUVs
June 19, 2014Many car shoppers with big families are looking for a vehicle with three rows of seats. If you're one of them, then keep reading. This week, KBB put together a list of the top 10 most affordable 3-row vehicles available for 2014.
Coming in first was the 2014 Mazda MAZDA5, with a fair purchase price of less than $20,000. Other popular vehicles on the list includes the Nissan Rogue, Toyota Sienna, and Dodge Grand Caravan. All of the vehicles can be purchased for around $26,000 or less.
|Rank||2014 Model||Fair Purchase Price|
|2||Dodge Grand Caravan||$20,033|
|10||Ford Transit Connect||$26,226|
3 Steps Every Car Buyer Needs to Take to Save Maximum MoneyThe key to getting the best deal is to gather price or lease bids from as many local dealers as possible. Then shop that best price around until no one can beat it. Here are the steps:
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- Gregg Fidan
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