They didn't compare the Enclave because they would have had to (begrudgingly) rank it 1st! :rock: And no self-respecting, Popular Mechanics type publication could stand to tarnish their image by picking a GM product as 1st in anything. Hence, leave the ringer OUT of the test.......what an OBVIOUS ploy to "help" the CX-9 :tard:
If you can't have 3 rows of seats in use and fit "stuff" for the beach... then the vehicle fails in my book for meeting the requirements. Did you notice that the door hit the cooler? What about the beach blanket and umbrella?