Top Rated SUVs of 2021

We have rated and listed the best SUVs for sale in 2021. The overall ratings are based on user reviews, general market trends and expert opinions.

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2021 Compact SUV

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2021 Mazda CX-5

Also ranked 6 in Midsize Suvs

8.6/10

The Mazda CX-5 is not a new name in the compact SUV segment. It is a well-known SUV from the house of Mazda. Its well-sculpted bodywork and ergonomic interiors are well p Read more ...

Engine : Inline 4
MPG : 24-28
HP : 169 hp @ 6600 rpm
Starting Price

$25,270

2021 Mazda CX-5
#1
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2021 Toyota RAV4

Also ranked 10 in Suvs

8.2/10

The RAV4 is a compact sport utility vehicle launched by Toyota in 1994, and has been loved by customers worldwide. Read more ...

Engine : Inline 4
MPG : 28-40
HP : 176 hp @ 5700 rpm
Starting Price

$26,150

2021 Toyota RAV4
#2
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2021 Hyundai Santa Fe

Also ranked 12 in Suvs

8/10

The 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe is an upscale choice for buyers looking for a 5-seater SUV because of its great practicality, easy-to-drive nature, and sensible pricing. Read more ...

Engine : Inline 4
MPG : 24-28
HP : 185 hp @ 6000 rpm
Starting Price

$26,850

2021 Hyundai Santa Fe
#3

2021 Midsize SUV

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2021 Toyota Highlander

Also ranked 5 in Suvs

8.7/10

The three-row SUVs are the perfect companions for a large family and the Toyota Highlander has been one of the favorites for the Americans for the better part of the last Read more ...

Engine : V6
MPG : 23-24
HP : 295 hp @ 6600 rpm
Starting Price

$34,910

2021 Toyota Highlander
#1
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2021 Toyota Highlander hybrid SUV

Also ranked 5 in Suvs

8.7/10

The Toyota Highlander Hybrid has climbed up the list of top hybrid SUVs. With its reliability and performance, it became one of the best-selling SUVs in its segment. Read more ...

Engine : Inline 4
MPG : 23-36
HP : 192 hp @ 5500 rpm
Starting Price

$38,410

2021 Toyota Highlander hybrid SUV
#2
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2021 Mazda CX-5

Also ranked 2 in Compact Suvs

8.6/10

The Mazda CX-5 is not a new name in the compact SUV segment. It is a well-known SUV from the house of Mazda. Its well-sculpted bodywork and ergonomic interiors are well p Read more ...

Engine : Inline 4
MPG : 24-28
HP : 169 hp @ 6600 rpm
Starting Price

$25,270

2021 Mazda CX-5
#3

2021 Fullsize SUV

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2021 GMC Yukon

Also ranked 6 in Midsize Suvs

8.6/10

A large,three row,big flexing muscles to haul the family and towing, all of these is a base trait for the GMC Yukon. The Yukon might be a distant relative of the Tahoe an Read more ...

Engine : V8
MPG : 17
HP : 355 hp @ 5600 rpm
Starting Price

$51,995

2021 GMC Yukon
#1
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2021 GMC Yukon XL SUV

Also ranked 7 in Suvs

8.5/10

GMC has introduced the next generation of its flagship SUVs, the GMC Yukon XL. All-new from the ground up, the stunning Yukon XL is the embodiment of the GMC brand. Read more ...

Engine : V8
MPG : 17
HP : 355 hp @ 5600 rpm
Starting Price

$54,695

2021 GMC Yukon XL SUV
#2
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2021 Nissan Armada

Also ranked 9 in Suvs

8.3/10

Standing as a synonym for utmost practicality and capability since 2004, the Nissan Armada owns up a decent chunk of the full-size SUVs sales in the United States. Read more ...

Engine : V8
MPG : 15-16
HP : 400 hp @ 5800 rpm
Starting Price

$50,100

2021 Nissan Armada
#3

2021 Subcompact SUV

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2021 Mazda CX-3

Also ranked 11 in Suvs

8.1/10

Holding its place as the smallest SUV in Mazda’s lineup, the CX-3’s ambitions are massive. The new Mazda CX-3 is one of the most interesting buys in an otherwise generic Read more ...

Engine : Inline 4
MPG : 29
HP : 148 hp @ 6000 rpm
Starting Price

$20,640

2021 Mazda CX-3
#1
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2021 Buick Encore

Also ranked 11 in Midsize Suvs

8.1/10

The 2021 Buick Encore is an appealing option for those who are looking for a luxury subcompact crossover SUV. Read more ...

Engine : Inline 3 | Inline 4
MPG : 26-28
HP : 138 hp @ 4900 rpm
Starting Price

$24,195

2021 Buick Encore
#2
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2021 Hyundai Venue

Also ranked 12 in Midsize Suvs

8/10

The 2021 Hyundai Venue comes out as one of the better packages in subcompact crossover territory. It offers great value at the price point at which it comes. Read more ...

Engine : Inline 4
MPG : 32
HP : 121 hp @ 6300 rpm
Starting Price

$17,350

2021 Hyundai Venue
#3

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