Through the first 11 months of 2017, Canadian sales of SUVs/crossovers have exploded to nearly 800,000 units, or more than 40 percent of the overall market. That kind of segment-wide ascent has been fuelled by all parties in all corners, from crossover-centric Japanese brands to traditionally SUV-centric Detroit marques to premium entities aplenty.

As Canadian auto sales approach the end of the first-ever two-million-plus sales year, we have utility vehicles to thank. And through the first 11 months of the year, these are the 25 brands that sell the most SUVs and crossovers.