Top Rated Best Subcompact Suvs of 2021

We have rated and listed the Top Rated Best Subcompact Suvs for sale in 2021. The overall ratings are based on user reviews, general markets and expert opinions.

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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 subcompact SUV segment. Read more ...

Engine : Inline 4
MPG : N/A
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 4
MPG : N/A
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 : N/A
HP : N/A
Starting Price

$17,350

2021 Hyundai Venue
#3
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2021 Hyundai Kona

Also ranked 12 in Midsize Suvs

8/10

Loads of standard features with a powerful turbocharged engine make the 2021 Hyundai Kona, all the subcompact SUV that you might ever need. Read more ...

Engine : Inline 4
MPG : 30
HP : 147 hp @ 6200 rpm
Starting Price

$20,400

2021 Hyundai Kona
#4
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2021 Mazda CX-30

Also ranked 12 in Suvs

8/10

Loosely based on the Mazda 3, the Mazda CX-30 takes everything that makes them popular, puts a taller suspension under it to give it an SUV-type feel. Read more ...

Engine : Inline 4
MPG : N/A
HP : 186 hp @ 6000 rpm
Starting Price

$22,050

2021 Mazda CX-30
#5
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2021 Kia Seltos

Also ranked 13 in Midsize Suvs

7.9/10

The 2021 Kia Seltos is the new stylish crossover SUV from the iconic Korean automaker. Read more ...

Engine : Inline 4
MPG : N/A
HP : 145 hp @ 6200 rpm
Starting Price

$21,990

2021 Kia Seltos
#6
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2021 Jeep Renegade

Also ranked 13 in Midsize Suvs

7.9/10

With the increased popularity of Crossover SUVs in the American car market. All the companies are coming up with new crossover SUVs and the Jeep Renegade is the automaker’s attempt at wreaking havoc in its market. Read more ...

Engine : Inline 4
MPG : N/A
HP : 180 hp @ 6400 rpm
Starting Price

$22,850

2021 Jeep Renegade
#7
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2021 Honda HR-V

Also ranked 14 in Midsize Suvs

7.8/10

The compact SUV segment has been on the rise for the past few years and shows no sign of slowing down with car manufacturers springing in the segment with their offerings, and one of these offerings is the 2021 Honda HR-V. Read more ...

Engine : Inline 4
MPG : 31
HP : 141 hp @ 6500 rpm
Starting Price

$21,220

2021 Honda HR-V
#8
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2021 Kia Niro EV SUV

Also ranked 15 in Suvs

7.7/10

The 2021 Kia Niro EV is a sleek and sporty subcompact electric vehicle that's getting a lot of attention for its effective pricing. Read more ...

Engine : Electric
MPG : N/A
HP : N/A
Starting Price

$39,090

2021 Kia Niro EV SUV
#9
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2021 Fiat 500X

Also ranked 18 in Suvs

7.4/10

The 2021 Fiat 500X is an affordable small SUV that comes with a decent cabin and a powerful engine under its hood. Read more ...

Engine : Inline 4
MPG : N/A
HP : 360 hp @ 5400 rpm
Starting Price

$24,590

2021 Fiat 500X
#10
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2021 Kia Niro

Also ranked 20 in Suvs

7.2/10

The Kia Niro is not a very old car. It has just been in the market for a couple of years and has managed to win a lot of hearts since its introduction four years back. Read more ...

Engine : Inline 4
MPG : 51
HP : 104 hp @ 5700 rpm
Starting Price

$24,590

2021 Kia Niro
#11
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2021 Kia Niro plug-in hybrid SUV

Also ranked 20 in Suvs

7.2/10

The era of fuel-hungry vehicles is slowly depleting as every automaker is putting forward either a pure-electric powertrain or a hybrid system to prevent the earth’s greenery. Read more ...

Engine : Inline 4
MPG : 20
HP : 104 hp @ 5700 rpm
Starting Price

$29,490

2021 Kia Niro plug-in hybrid SUV
#12
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2021 Cadillac XT4

Also ranked 20 in Midsize Suvs

7.2/10

The 2021 Cadillac XT4 is the smallest SUV of the brand. Since it was released as a brand-new model in the 2019 model year it has not been long since the SUV has been on the roads. Read more ...

Engine : Inline 4
MPG : N/A
HP : 293 hp @ 6400 rpm
Starting Price

$36,790

2021 Cadillac XT4
#13
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2021 Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class

Also ranked 21 in Suvs

7.1/10

The 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class has received a complete redesign this year. With the redesign, the GLA-Class has grown in size but now looks well-proportioned from the outside and has more in-cabin and cargo space compared to the outgoing model. Read more ...

Engine : Inline 4
MPG : N/A
HP : 221 hp @ 5500 rpm
Starting Price

$36,230

2021 Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class
#14
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2021 Toyota C-HR

Also ranked 22 in Suvs

6.9/10

With an aggressive styling with sporty elements and a feature-packed cabin, Toyota hits the track with its all-new C-HR that is a serious contender for all the good one may hope for. Read more ...

Engine : Inline 4
MPG : N/A
HP : 144 hp @ 6100 rpm
Starting Price

$21,445

2021 Toyota C-HR
#15
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2021 Ford EcoSport

Also ranked 23 in Midsize Suvs

6.8/10

The crossover boom has had adverse effects on the automobile market in the States, and all around the world for that matter. Read more ...

Engine : Inline 3
MPG : N/A
HP : 123 hp @ 6000 rpm
Starting Price

$19,995

2021 Ford EcoSport
#16
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2021 Chevrolet Trax

Also ranked 24 in Midsize Suvs

5.9/10

The 2021 Chevrolet Trax is a practical option in the small SUV territory that keeps practicality over everything else. There is nothing to brag about this small SUV, but it does what it is meant to do. Read more ...

Engine : Inline 4
MPG : N/A
HP : 138 hp @ 4900 rpm
Starting Price

$22,395

2021 Chevrolet Trax
#17
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2021 Nissan Kicks

Also ranked 26 in Suvs

5.2/10

The 2021 Nissan Kicks is a trendy small SUV with a practical side, featuring a bold outward style and a surprisingly roomy cabin. Read more ...

Engine : Inline 4
MPG : N/A
HP : 122 hp @ 6300 rpm
Starting Price

$18,870

2021 Nissan Kicks
#18

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