Compact Crossover Ratings
Unfortunately, the small Honda crossover feels underpowered and is uninspiring to look at, but if you don't mind the lack of oomph, the HR-V is a great choice. Read more on the Honda HR-V 6. For consumers upgrading from a sedan, the compact crossover offers a similar footprint with much more versatility and comparable gas mileage. It also trades an unforgiving trunk space for a wider.
Subcompact Crossoversof Motor Trend
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Jeep's Cherokee earns its lowly position with the one-two punch of being pricier than other compact SUVs and tighter inside than most. (Jeep's one-size-smaller Compass, in fact, has nearly as much interior room as the Cherokee.) Still, the somewhat odd-looking SUV has some redeemable qualities, from its segment-exclusive V-6 engine option to its actual off-road capability (at least in its Trailhawk trim level). Avoid the 2.4-liter base engine if you can—it's quite weak; the optional turbo 2.0-liter or the aforementioned V-6 are much better partners for the Cherokee's bulk. [Read more on the Jeep Cherokee]