Compact SUVs and crossovers are currently the hottest cars on the market, everybody wants them, though unfortunately not everyone can afford them. But who said that any automobile larger than a tiny hatchback must be expensive? Today we have prepared a list of the cheapest crossovers on sale in 2018, that should be within the reach of the majority of consumers.
And while, we do agree that the adjectives cheap or affordable are rather subjective, in this video you will only find cars that cost as low as $16,000 and barely go over the $20,000 mark, indeed affordable, right? We hope you will be able to find the right car for your growing family on this list and avoid piling up an enormous debt!
Cars reviewed in this video:
Dacia Duster: group.renault.com/en/company-vehicles/discover/dacia
The Dacia Duster is a compact sport utility vehicle produced jointly by the French manufacturer Renault and its Romanian subsidiary Dacia since 2010.
Kia Soul: www.kia.com/us/en/vehicle/soul/2018
2018 Kia Soul is a subcompact 5-seater that is crossover quality built, spacious, and comfortable. Its base version starts from $16,200.
Jeep Renegade: jeep.com/renegade.html
The Renegade is Jeep’s smallest and least expensive crossover, positioned below the larger Compass, Cherokee, Wrangler and others.
Nissan Kicks: nissanusa.com/crossovers/kicks
This subcompact crossover is based on the 2014 Kicks concept and size-wise falls below the Rogue Sport.
Honda HR-V: automobiles.honda.com/hr-v
Honda HR-V is a compact, solidly built crossover with plenty of passenger legroom and cargo space. It is priced at $19,670.
Ford EcoSport: ford.com/suvs-crossovers/ecosport/2018
The first generation of EcoSport was introduced in 2016 and this year the time has come for an update. The new crossover looks more stylish and solid, it received modernized interior, high tech hardware and should be available in dealerships starting from January 2018 with a 20,000 MSRP.
Fiat 500X: www.fiatusa.com/2018/500x.html
Fiat 500X is a spacious 5-seater crossover that boasts of Italian design and craftsmanship. It starts from $19,995 for the Pop trim.
Hyundai Kona: hyundai.news/eu/feature/the-all-new-hyundai-kona/0/
This subcompact crossover is mostly oriented on the city driving. The design seems rather controversial but, we are confident that it will find its fans.
Mazda CX3: mazdausa.com/vehicles/cx-3/gallery
Serving as the brand’s entry-level crossover, the 2018 Mazda CX-3 is priced from $20,110 and falls below the larger CX-5.
Jeep Compass: jeep.com/compass.html
Since this car model went through a major redesign last year, the 2018 Jeep Compass receives only minimal tech updates.