Best Small SUVs by Handling

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#1 — Jeep Cherokee

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4,741 listings

Starting MSRP
$27,890
Starting Invoice
$27,710
Avg New Price
$36,091
Used Starting From
$22,477
Handling
9.5
Cargo Capacity
10
Power
10
Front Seats
8.5
Looks/Style
9.4
Family Car
10
Back Seats
8.9
Value
7.6
Overall
8.8

Based on 1,929 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#2 — Mazda CX-3

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42 listings

Starting MSRP
$20,790
Starting Invoice
$20,197
Avg New Price
$23,448
Used Starting From
$20,995
Small SUV Trims
Handling
8.1
Cargo Capacity
3.9
Power
4.9
Front Seats
5.6
Looks/Style
7.7
Family Car
6.3
Back Seats
4.7
Value
6.2
Overall
6.2

Based on 2,214 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#3 — Honda HR-V

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338 listings

Starting MSRP
$21,220
Starting Invoice
$20,240
Avg New Price
$23,256
Used Starting From
$22,140
Small SUV Trims
Handling
7.8
Cargo Capacity
7.1
Power
6.8
Front Seats
7.3
Looks/Style
7.4
Family Car
6.2
Back Seats
7
Value
9
Overall
7.1

Based on 2,163 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#4 — Kia Sportage

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384 listings

Starting MSRP
$24,090
Starting Invoice
$23,125
Avg New Price
$29,563
Used Starting From
$20,990
Small SUV Trims
Handling
6.6
Cargo Capacity
6.7
Power
7.4
Front Seats
6.7
Looks/Style
6.5
Family Car
7.3
Back Seats
7.8
Value
7.9
Overall
9.1

Based on 1,399 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#5 — Jeep Renegade

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1,513 listings

Starting MSRP
$22,850
Starting Invoice
$22,581
Avg New Price
$27,701
Used Starting From
$18,140
Handling
6.5
Cargo Capacity
6.1
Power
8
Front Seats
8
Looks/Style
7.8
Family Car
6.2
Back Seats
6.6
Value
7.4
Overall
8.6

Based on 2,859 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#6 — Mazda CX-5

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8,799 listings

Starting MSRP
$25,370
Starting Invoice
$24,896
Avg New Price
$33,061
Used Starting From
$25,996
Handling
6.4
Cargo Capacity
5.8
Power
7.3
Front Seats
5.3
Looks/Style
6.8
Family Car
7.1
Back Seats
5.8
Value
6.4
Overall
6

Based on 1,416 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#7 — Kia Soul

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383 listings

Starting MSRP
$17,590
Starting Invoice
$17,151
Avg New Price
$21,859
Used Starting From
$17,490
Handling
6.4
Cargo Capacity
3.8
Power
7.3
Front Seats
4.1
Looks/Style
7.8
Family Car
4.6
Back Seats
4
Value
6.8
Overall
8

Based on 697 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#8 — Chevrolet Trax

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432 listings

Starting MSRP
$21,400
Starting Invoice
$20,630
Avg New Price
$23,894
Used Starting From
$15,777
Small SUV Trims
Handling
6.1
Cargo Capacity
7
Power
7.1
Front Seats
6.4
Looks/Style
7.4
Family Car
8.5
Back Seats
9.2
Value
9.4
Overall
9

Based on 2,555 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#9 — Buick Encore

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445 listings

Starting MSRP
$23,200
Starting Invoice
$23,177
Avg New Price
$25,962
Used Starting From
$20,491
Small SUV Trims
Handling
5.7
Cargo Capacity
5.5
Power
5.5
Front Seats
4
Looks/Style
8.4
Family Car
6.4
Back Seats
5.4
Value
4.7
Overall
5.2

Based on 851 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#10 — FIAT 500X

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83 listings

Used Starting From
$23,991
Handling
5.4
Cargo Capacity
6.2
Power
7.7
Front Seats
10
Looks/Style
7.7
Family Car
6.8
Back Seats
7.7
Value
6
Overall
7.8

Based on 2,778 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#11 — Honda CR-V

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834 listings

Starting MSRP
$25,350
Starting Invoice
$24,169
Avg New Price
$32,046
Used Starting From
$27,407
Small SUV Trims
Handling
4.4
Cargo Capacity
5.7
Power
4.4
Front Seats
4
Looks/Style
3.8
Family Car
5.7
Back Seats
4.9
Value
4.3
Overall
4.2

Based on 1,300 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#12 — Jeep Compass

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905 listings

Starting MSRP
$24,095
Starting Invoice
$23,876
Avg New Price
$30,841
Used Starting From
$22,000
Handling
4.3
Cargo Capacity
5.6
Power
4.2
Front Seats
4.7
Looks/Style
6.6
Family Car
4.8
Back Seats
4.2
Value
3.5
Overall
3.9

Based on 1,490 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#13 — Hyundai Tucson

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513 listings

Starting MSRP
$23,700
Starting Invoice
$22,790
Avg New Price
$29,379
Used Starting From
$22,600
Handling
4.1
Cargo Capacity
7.7
Power
6.9
Front Seats
5.5
Looks/Style
5.9
Family Car
6
Back Seats
6.2
Value
6.7
Overall
5.9

Based on 1,988 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#14 — Kia Niro

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40 listings

Starting MSRP
Starting Invoice
Avg New Price
$29,153
Used Starting From
$24,362
Handling
3.2
Cargo Capacity
4.9
Power
3.8
Front Seats
4.1
Looks/Style
5.1
Family Car
4.6
Back Seats
3.7
Value
3.4
Overall
3.2

Based on 1,308 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

Ford Escape

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7,943 listings

Starting MSRP
$25,555
Starting Invoice
$24,138
Avg New Price
$31,680
Used Starting From
$20,880
Small SUV Trims

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Ford Escape Hybrid

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1,225 listings

Starting MSRP
$27,605
Starting Invoice
$26,501
Avg New Price
$34,824
Used Starting From
$24,000
Small SUV Trims

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Jeep Wrangler

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2,769 listings

Starting MSRP
$28,900
Starting Invoice
$28,532
Avg New Price
$47,648
Used Starting From
$29,680

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Kia Soul EV

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Small SUV Trims

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MINI Countryman

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22 listings

Starting MSRP
$29,100
Starting Invoice
$26,970
Avg New Price
$0
Used Starting From
$32,788

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Mitsubishi Outlander Sport

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684 listings

Starting MSRP
$20,995
Starting Invoice
$20,726
Avg New Price
$26,567
Used Starting From
$19,899
Small SUV Trims

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Nissan Rogue

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6,424 listings

Starting MSRP
$26,050
Starting Invoice
$24,470
Avg New Price
$32,438
Used Starting From
$23,300

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Subaru Crosstrek

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3,221 listings

Starting MSRP
$22,245
Starting Invoice
$21,108
Avg New Price
$29,625
Used Starting From
$20,997

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Subaru Crosstrek Hybrid

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40 listings

Starting MSRP
$36,395
Starting Invoice
$35,345
Avg New Price
$38,545
Used Starting From
$35,397
Small SUV Trims

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Subaru Forester

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1,610 listings

Starting MSRP
$24,795
Starting Invoice
$23,375
Avg New Price
$32,870
Used Starting From
$24,060

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Subaru Outback

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829 listings

Starting MSRP
$26,795
Starting Invoice
$25,187
Avg New Price
$35,111
Used Starting From
$27,977

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Toyota RAV4

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6,411 listings

Starting MSRP
$26,350
Starting Invoice
$24,638
Avg New Price
$32,332
Used Starting From
$26,833

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Volkswagen Tiguan

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863 listings

Starting MSRP
$25,245
Starting Invoice
$24,235
Avg New Price
$31,005
Used Starting From
$23,185

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