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SUV stands for sports utility vehicle and is a large, often four-wheel drive car, capable of carrying large amounts of people and luggage.
It's a similar breed to 4x4s, crossovers and soft-roaders. Basically, big, butch off-roader spec cars, watered-down for more day-to-day use.
Spacious, luxurious, safe, high driving-position.
Expensive to buy, often expensive to run, difficult to park.