Best 2018 Small SUVs by Handling

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#1 — Buick Encore

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953 listings

Used Starting From
$10,995
Handling
9.4
Overall
6.9
Back Seats
6.9
Value
8.6
Looks/Style
8.3
Family Car
5.5
Front Seats
5.8
Power
7.1
Cargo Capacity
5.1

Based on 2,001 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#2 — Mazda CX-3

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143 listings

Used Starting From
$14,750
Handling
9.1
Overall
6.1
Back Seats
4.6
Value
6.6
Looks/Style
7.9
Family Car
5.7
Front Seats
5.4
Power
4.9
Cargo Capacity
3.7

Based on 2,629 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#3 — Jeep Cherokee

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1,059 listings

Used Starting From
$11,995
Handling
9.1
Overall
7.6
Back Seats
8.1
Value
8.9
Looks/Style
10
Family Car
8.9
Front Seats
6.9
Power
10
Cargo Capacity
7.9

Based on 1,977 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#4 — Subaru Crosstrek

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611 listings

Used Starting From
$16,995
Handling
9
Overall
9.1
Back Seats
5.9
Value
9.3
Looks/Style
9.4
Family Car
5.8
Front Seats
7.2
Power
4.1
Cargo Capacity
6.6

Based on 1,219 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#5 — Subaru Forester

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1,132 listings

Used Starting From
$11,775
Handling
8.5
Overall
9.3
Back Seats
8.7
Value
8
Looks/Style
7
Family Car
10
Front Seats
7.7
Power
7.4
Cargo Capacity
9.5

Based on 2,025 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#6 — Kia Sportage

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657 listings

Used Starting From
$9,963
Handling
7.6
Overall
7.9
Back Seats
7.2
Value
8.7
Looks/Style
5.6
Family Car
6.3
Front Seats
6.8
Power
7.1
Cargo Capacity
6.9

Based on 1,356 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#7 — Jeep Renegade

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1,368 listings

Used Starting From
$12,890
Handling
7.5
Overall
8.7
Back Seats
6.9
Value
8.2
Looks/Style
7.7
Family Car
6.4
Front Seats
7.9
Power
7.6
Cargo Capacity
6.6

Based on 2,175 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#8 — Ford Escape

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4,252 listings

Used Starting From
$9,485
Small SUV Trims
Handling
7.4
Overall
6.8
Back Seats
6.3
Value
6.2
Looks/Style
5.6
Family Car
5.8
Front Seats
6
Power
7.4
Cargo Capacity
6.8

Based on 2,045 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#9 — Mitsubishi Outlander Sport

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324 listings

Used Starting From
$10,000
Small SUV Trims
Handling
7.3
Overall
7.7
Back Seats
6.4
Value
8.2
Looks/Style
6.6
Family Car
6.7
Front Seats
4.9
Power
5.1
Cargo Capacity
6.8

Based on 2,576 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#10 — Nissan Rogue

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2,468 listings

Used Starting From
$7,995
Small SUV Trims
Handling
6.9
Overall
6.3
Back Seats
7.7
Value
7.1
Looks/Style
5.8
Family Car
7.7
Front Seats
5.9
Power
4.9
Cargo Capacity
8.8

Based on 1,815 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#11 — Honda HR-V

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428 listings

Used Starting From
$12,995
Handling
6.9
Overall
5.7
Back Seats
5.7
Value
8
Looks/Style
6
Family Car
5
Front Seats
5.8
Power
5.8
Cargo Capacity
5.8

Based on 2,028 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#12 — Volkswagen Tiguan

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1,280 listings

Used Starting From
$12,399
Handling
6.8
Overall
6.4
Back Seats
6.6
Value
5
Looks/Style
5.2
Family Car
6.9
Front Seats
5.4
Power
5.4
Cargo Capacity
8.3

Based on 1,287 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#13 — Chevrolet Trax

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864 listings

Used Starting From
$10,900
Small SUV Trims
Handling
6.8
Overall
8.6
Back Seats
9
Value
10
Looks/Style
7.2
Family Car
7.6
Front Seats
6.2
Power
6.5
Cargo Capacity
6.7

Based on 2,224 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#14 — Toyota RAV4

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2,475 listings

Used Starting From
$12,900
Handling
6.4
Overall
5.8
Back Seats
4.8
Value
6.7
Looks/Style
5.2
Family Car
5.5
Front Seats
5
Power
5.2
Cargo Capacity
5.5

Based on 1,830 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#15 — FIAT 500X

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88 listings

Used Starting From
$12,995
Handling
6.2
Overall
7.6
Back Seats
7.8
Value
6.6
Looks/Style
8
Family Car
6
Front Seats
9.8
Power
7.3
Cargo Capacity
6

Based on 2,269 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#16 — MINI Countryman

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177 listings

Used Starting From
$16,995
Handling
6.2
Overall
4
Back Seats
4.2
Value
4.1
Looks/Style
7.9
Family Car
4.5
Front Seats
4.9
Power
5.6
Cargo Capacity
4.1

Based on 1,169 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#17 — Mazda CX-5

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1,091 listings

Used Starting From
$14,588
Small SUV Trims
Handling
5.9
Overall
4.5
Back Seats
4.6
Value
5.5
Looks/Style
7
Family Car
4.5
Front Seats
4
Power
5.3
Cargo Capacity
5.1

Based on 1,217 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#18 — Honda CR-V

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2,257 listings

Used Starting From
$16,495
Small SUV Trims
Handling
4.8
Overall
4.2
Back Seats
4.5
Value
4.4
Looks/Style
3
Family Car
5.4
Front Seats
4.2
Power
4.2
Cargo Capacity
7.4

Based on 1,287 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#19 — Hyundai Tucson

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993 listings

Used Starting From
$12,995
Handling
4.6
Overall
4.2
Back Seats
5.6
Value
6.4
Looks/Style
5.4
Family Car
4.1
Front Seats
4
Power
4.4
Cargo Capacity
6

Based on 2,015 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#20 — Jeep Wrangler

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5,055 listings

Used Starting From
$19,498
Handling
4.5
Overall
4.6
Back Seats
4.1
Value
4.7
Looks/Style
5
Family Car
3.4
Front Seats
3.3
Power
8.7
Cargo Capacity
5.9

Based on 1,028 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#21 — Jeep Compass

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2,957 listings

Used Starting From
$11,715
Handling
4.5
Overall
3.5
Back Seats
3.7
Value
3.2
Looks/Style
5.4
Family Car
3.4
Front Seats
4.2
Power
3.6
Cargo Capacity
4.8

Based on 1,330 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#22 — Nissan Rogue Hybrid

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16 listings

Used Starting From
$19,169
Small SUV Trims
Handling
4
Overall
3.7
Back Seats
6.3
Value
4.3
Looks/Style
6.4
Family Car
4.1
Front Seats
5.3
Power
3.7
Cargo Capacity
4.5

Based on 1,674 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#23 — Kia Niro

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125 listings

Used Starting From
$12,500
Handling
3.5
Overall
3
Back Seats
3.8
Value
3.4
Looks/Style
4.9
Family Car
4
Front Seats
4
Power
3.7
Cargo Capacity
4.7

Based on 1,262 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

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