Check out this year’s best luxury SUVs for seniors! These SUVs have the space, performance, safety features, and ergonomics that older drivers need, all without sacrificing luxury. Feeling comfortable and having access to state of the art technology is important for drivers as they age. It is essential that seniors have the space they need in the cabin to transport passengers and cargo, along with exterior room for extra safety. Performance that can be counted on is important, helping get drivers where they need to be, every time. Advanced safety features and the latest ergonomics help drivers see the road and the space around their SUVs, as well as allowing them to get in and out easily. The three best luxury 2020 SUVs for older drivers include the 2020 Cadillac XT5, the 2020 Volvo XC90, and the 2020 Lincoln MKC. Read on to find out more about how these luxury SUVs rise to the top for older drivers.

Best SUVs for Seniors

  • 2020 Cadillac XT5
  • 2020 Volvo XC90
  • 2020 Lincoln MKC

2020 Cadillac XT5

The new 2020 Cadillac XT5 is one of the most affordable midsize luxury SUVs available by this popular brand. The latest XT5 delivers on space, with above-average cargo capacity and an impressive amount of passenger headroom and legroom, making it easy for drivers and passengers to enter and exit safely. Each trim level sports a 237-horsepower, 2.0-liter turbocharged engine with 258 lbs-ft of torque, providing plenty of get up and go. The 2020 Cadillac XT5 comes in three trim levels: Luxury, Premium Luxury and Sport. The base Luxury trim package comes with a long list of standard features, including an 8-inch touchscreen, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, a Bose stereo system, and advanced safety features like forward collision warning with automatic emergency braking. Also available are reverse automatic braking, a surround-view camera system, a rearview camera mirror, and even a night-vision camera. The base price of the new Cadillac XT5 is an affordable $44,095.


  • Smaller luxury SUV big on space
  • 2.0-liter turbocharged engine
  • Starts at $44,095

2020 Volvo XC90

The 2020 Volvo XC90 has been lightly refreshed for this model year, with revised suspension and braking systems for a more comfortable and smooth ride. This elegant midsize SUV has spacious second- and third-row seating, with plenty of legroom and headroom for drivers and passengers. There’s plenty to choose from with the XC90, including two seating configurations and three trim levels - Momentum, R-Design, and Inscription - along with three engine choices. The base Momentum trim level comes with a turbocharged four-cylinder engine with 250 horsepower, along with a panoramic sunroof, keyless entry and ignition, andfour-zone automatic climate control. When it comes to safety, however, this is where Volvo shines. The XC90 also has an abundance of standard safety features, including the Volvo On Call system, 360-Degree Surround View Camera, blind-spot monitoring with rear cross-traffic alert, lane keeping assist, an oncoming-traffic lane mitigation system, and more. Seniors can enjoy the 2020 Volvo XC90 starting at $48,350.


  • Impressive standard safety features
  • Starts at $48,350
  • Refreshed for 2020

2020 Lincoln MKC 

The 2020 Lincoln MKC delivers a ton of value for the price, which starts at only $33,995, making this an excellent buy for older drivers. The new MKC provides more standard features than many of its competitors in each of its four trim levels: base, Select, Reserve, and Black Label. The base model comes with automatic LED headlights, a power liftgate, heated mirrors, rear parking sensors, a rearview camera, keyless ignition and entry, remote start, dual-zone automatic climate control, and leather upholstery, making this an SUV that is the height of convenience. Advanced technology that comes standard includes the Sync 3 infotainment interface, an 8-inch touchscreen, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, Bluetooth, Lincoln Connect with 4G LTE and a Wi-Fi hotspot and two USB ports, making sure that drivers and passengers can stay connected at all times. Standard on all trims is a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine with 245 horsepower and 275 pound-feet of torque. The quiet interior, plentiful technology, and comfortable ride makes this a desirable, affordable SUV no matter where drivers are headed.


  • Starts at an affordable $33,995
  • turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine with 245 hp
  • Four trim levels