SUVs are more and more popular among consumers, which increases the competition between the different manufacturers. Unfortunately, the versatility that is a feature of the SUV has resulted in creating a wide range of cars that look very much alike. The manufacturer’s solution is lowering the prices to be able to keep their market share. Here is a list of the SUVs on the market that are plunging prices to either increase their profile or to stay on the market.
Though the 2018 Audi Q3’s small size makes it easy to maneuver, its engine isn’t powerful. The price of the standard 2018 Audi Q3 Premium starts at $32,900 and the Plus one starts at $35,800.
The Chevy Equinox is a good choice, and the best feature of the Chevy Equinox is the huge cargo space suitable for holding luggage for families. The price of the redesigned 2018 Chevy Equinox starts at $23,580.
As a luxury SUV, the Cadillac XT5 is comfortable and affordable. Compared to other luxury midsize SUVs, the Cadillac XT5 blends a nice array of luxury amenities for less money. The base prices for the 2018 XT5 is $39,995.
The Ford Edge is packed with its newest driver assistance technology, such as Ford’s Sync 3 touchscreen, self-parking, and keyless tailgate. The base price for the Ford Edge is $29,315.
Nissan has always worked hard to establish itself in this space. With advanced technology and comfortable extras, the Murano might be the best value option on this list. Also, with a starting price of just above $30,000, the Nissan Murano is a drop-dead bargain.
The Kia Sorento is a midsize Crossover with boxy styling and a low-quality interior finish. The starting price of the Kia Sorento is $26,290.
The Hyundai Santa Fe is a good SUV at a remarkable price. It is comfortable and enjoyable to drive. With the 7-seat configuration, the Hyundai Santa Fe is perfect for families.
Honda’s CR-V means Comfortable Recreational Vehicle, and it presents great value into the market. With comfortable seating for five adults, the Honda CR-V is a good choice.
The Hyundai Tucson SE offers a lot of features at a price under $24,000. For example, touch screen infotainment system, smooth Bluetooth connection, and standard safety features.
Subaru’s Eyesight technology is part of what makes it the leader in safety. The Forester is a competent SUV, and coming in at less than $24,000 it is a grand bargain.
Most of us feel that the Mazda should be more successful than it is, but the CX-5 Sport proves that is no longer the case. With the Skyactiv engine management system, it has class-leading fuel economy. The starting price of the CX-5 Sport is $24,150.
The Subaru Crosstrek is the little brother of Forester with responsive steering and sharp gearing. The Crosstrek offers more aggressive exterior styling than the Forester.
Although the Dodge Journey SE might be the largest SUV on the list, its price is really low due to it being out of date. Besides, it offers only a 4-speed auto while all the components are at 6-8.
The Chevrolet Trax LS is a capable small SUV with AWD. In order to expand into international markets, the Chevy Trax offers some quite advanced features. For now though, it keeps a low price to maintain turnover.
With the engine by Nissan Motor Sport, the Nissan Juke S is the most powerful crossover in its class, so the experience of driving is fantastic.
The appearance of Fiat 500X might not be all that attractive, but it is actually quite enjoyable to drive. The starting price is $19,995.
The Mazda CX-3 Sport is sharp and responsive to drive, with a beautiful interior finish. The only thing to criticize is its small cargo space.
The Mitsubishi Outlander Sport is a comfortable and capable small SUV. With a sharp exterior design, the Outlander Sport is slightly larger inside than the Mazda CX-3. It offers good value, and its starting price is $23,945.
With generous passenger and cargo space and a long list of standard and available features, the Volkswagen Atlas is an excellent SUV that is worth buying. Although its starting price is above average, it comes with an array of standard amenities, such as smartphone integration.
The Buick Enclave is a highly-ranked midsize SUV. With a powerful engine, great gas mileage and a cushioned ride, the Enclave is worth the investment.