Best 2012 Small SUVs by Handling

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#1 — MINI Countryman

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330 listings

Used Starting From
$4,795
Small SUV Trims
Handling
10
Power
8.3
Front Seats
9.6
Cargo Capacity
5.8
Value
8.7
Family Car
5.1
Looks/Style
6.9
Overall
10
Back Seats
6.9

Based on 2,581 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#2 — Mitsubishi Outlander Sport

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74 listings

Used Starting From
$4,995
Small SUV Trims
Handling
9.2
Power
6.1
Front Seats
7.5
Cargo Capacity
6.9
Value
9.1
Family Car
7.1
Looks/Style
6.6
Overall
9.5
Back Seats
7.8

Based on 2,686 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#3 — Subaru Forester

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366 listings

Used Starting From
$3,499
Handling
8.9
Power
6.2
Front Seats
5.7
Cargo Capacity
8
Value
8
Family Car
8.5
Looks/Style
5.2
Overall
8
Back Seats
7.4

Based on 1,302 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#4 — Volkswagen Tiguan

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279 listings

Used Starting From
$5,895
Handling
8.4
Power
6.5
Front Seats
8.1
Cargo Capacity
4.3
Value
5.7
Family Car
8.1
Looks/Style
5.7
Overall
8.5
Back Seats
7.6

Based on 2,656 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#5 — Suzuki SX4

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50 listings

Used Starting From
$3,500
Handling
8.2
Power
5.9
Front Seats
6.8
Cargo Capacity
6.5
Value
6.7
Family Car
8.6
Looks/Style
7.6
Overall
7.1
Back Seats
6.8

Based on 1,533 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#6 — Suzuki Grand Vitara

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19 listings

Used Starting From
$6,499
Small SUV Trims
Handling
8
Power
7.2
Front Seats
5.9
Cargo Capacity
4.7
Value
7.4
Family Car
5.3
Looks/Style
6.2
Overall
9.2
Back Seats
5

Based on 1,563 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#7 — Nissan Juke

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222 listings

Used Starting From
$5,495
Small SUV Trims
Handling
7.9
Power
6.1
Front Seats
4.4
Cargo Capacity
3.2
Value
6.3
Family Car
2.8
Looks/Style
6.4
Overall
6.2
Back Seats
3.4

Based on 2,490 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#8 — Jeep Compass

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256 listings

Used Starting From
$3,200
Handling
7.7
Power
5.5
Front Seats
5.9
Cargo Capacity
5.7
Value
5
Family Car
6.5
Looks/Style
5.5
Overall
6
Back Seats
5.4

Based on 2,548 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#9 — Kia Rondo

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Small SUV Trims
Handling
7.4
Power
3.5
Front Seats
7.2
Cargo Capacity
6.5
Value
6.9
Family Car
7.3
Looks/Style
6
Overall
7.2
Back Seats
7.5

Based on 538 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#10 — Ford Escape

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957 listings

Used Starting From
$2,700
Handling
7.3
Power
6.7
Front Seats
9
Cargo Capacity
9.2
Value
7.3
Family Car
8.4
Looks/Style
5.9
Overall
7.5
Back Seats
9.4

Based on 645 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#11 — Jeep Wrangler

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455 listings

Used Starting From
$12,999
Handling
6.8
Power
4.7
Front Seats
4.9
Cargo Capacity
3.6
Value
4.7
Family Car
2.8
Looks/Style
3.6
Overall
5.5
Back Seats
3.3

Based on 2,876 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#12 — Honda CR-V

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1,124 listings

Used Starting From
$7,271
Small SUV Trims
Handling
6.8
Power
6.2
Front Seats
6.9
Cargo Capacity
6.8
Value
5.7
Family Car
7.5
Looks/Style
5.2
Overall
5.6
Back Seats
8.5

Based on 1,643 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#13 — Nissan Rogue

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571 listings

Used Starting From
$3,997
Small SUV Trims
Handling
5.8
Power
5.1
Front Seats
6.9
Cargo Capacity
5.6
Value
5.9
Family Car
6.2
Looks/Style
5.8
Overall
5.9
Back Seats
7

Based on 1,267 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#14 — Kia Sportage

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209 listings

Used Starting From
$5,000
Small SUV Trims
Handling
5.7
Power
5.3
Front Seats
8
Cargo Capacity
5.9
Value
7.9
Family Car
6.9
Looks/Style
4.7
Overall
6
Back Seats
7.8

Based on 2,051 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#15 — Toyota RAV4

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503 listings

Used Starting From
$4,999
Small SUV Trims
Handling
5.7
Power
4.1
Front Seats
5.7
Cargo Capacity
6.5
Value
6.2
Family Car
7.5
Looks/Style
4.2
Overall
6.3
Back Seats
6.2

Based on 773 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#16 — Hyundai Tucson

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222 listings

Used Starting From
$3,900
Small SUV Trims
Handling
5.5
Power
5
Front Seats
7.1
Cargo Capacity
5.9
Value
7.1
Family Car
7
Looks/Style
5.3
Overall
6.4
Back Seats
7.4

Based on 1,734 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#17 — Jeep Patriot

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293 listings

Used Starting From
$2,900
Handling
5.2
Power
4.3
Front Seats
5.2
Cargo Capacity
8.5
Value
6.3
Family Car
5.1
Looks/Style
4.8
Overall
6
Back Seats
6

Based on 2,723 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

Ford Escape Hybrid

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18 listings

Used Starting From
$7,500
Small SUV Trims

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