There's NO reason for you to own a car like this:
if you live in a place that looks like this:
Maybe if you lived in a place that looked like this:
I could understand it. But if you have an SUV so that people will notice you, or because you're compensating for something, or because you're a dick...
then you're a dick.
SUV's are wasteful, and use much more amounts of gasoline than other cars. They are completely unnecessary, unless you live in the mountains, or some other sort of hazardous terrain, or you have some other sort of LEGITIMATE reason to own one other than the stupid ones named above.
I'm not claiming to be the most "green" person out there, but you'd have to agree that SUVs are one of the most wasteful trends right now.