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SUV Rankings: Affordable Midsize SUVs

View the best midsize SUVs, generally priced below $40,000. Then read our midsize SUV reviews and compare specs to find your top SUV. Learn more about our rankings.

Ranking List | Sort by Scores
Rank Car Overall Performance Interior Safety Reliability MSRP MPG
#1
8.6 Very Good
7.9 8.4 9.7 4.0 $38,890
$48,465
City: 17
Hwy: 24
#2
8.4 Very Good
7.7 7.8 9.7 3.0 $24,950
$35,550
City: 20
Hwy: 27
#2
8.4 Very Good
8.1 8.5 9.0 3.0 $29,395
$64,380
City: 17
Hwy: 25
#4
8.3 Very Good
8.4 7.9 9.0 2.5 $29,995
$43,395
City: 18
Hwy: 25
#5
8.1 Very Good
8.6 7.4 7.9 3.0 $29,985
$36,625
City: 17
Hwy: 24
#5
8.1 Very Good
7.9 8.2 8.5 4.5 $28,440
$41,995
City: 18 (Est)
Hwy: 24 (Est)
#7
8.0 Very Good
8.0 7.9 8.9 2.5 $28,100
$39,550
City: 19
Hwy: 27
#8
7.9 Good
7.9 8.0 9.7 2.5 $30,795
$43,255
City: 17
Hwy: 24
#8
7.9 Good
7.8 8.0 9.4 2.0 $29,015
$42,375
City: 18
Hwy: 25
#8
7.9 Good
8.0 7.7 9.3 3.5 $40,170
$46,370
City: 28 (2011)
Hwy: 28 (2011)
#11
7.8 Good
7.1 7.3 9.7 2.5 $0
$40,100
City: 20
Hwy: 26
#11
7.8 Good
7.1 7.9 8.5 3.0 $28,950
$41,350
City: 20
Hwy: 26
#11
7.8 Good
7.2 7.9 9.0 3.5 $29,215
$43,590
City: 20
Hwy: 25
#14
7.7 Good
6.9 8.0 9.3 3.5 $27,950
$39,570
City: 20
Hwy: 26
#15
7.6 Good
7.2 7.7 9.7 2.5 $34,485
$48,825
City: 17
Hwy: 24
#15
7.6 Good
7.5 6.9 N/A 4.0 $27,680
$29,270
City: 16
Hwy: 20
#17
7.5 Good
6.8 7.2 9.3 3.0 $29,670
$41,420
City: 18 (Est)
Hwy: 25 (Est)
#17
7.5 Good
7.5 6.7 N/A 3.0 $23,110
$31,090
City: 16 (Est)
Hwy: 22 (Est)
#19
7.4 Good
7.0 6.9 9.4 2.5 $30,015
$41,675
City: 17
Hwy: 24
#20
7.1 Good
7.0 6.7 N/A 4.0 $32,820
$43,400
City: 17
Hwy: 22
#21
6.9 Mediocre
6.1 7.5 8.5 3.0 $35,110
$44,350
City: 25
Hwy: 28
#22
6.8 Mediocre
7.4 6.7 9.7 3.0 $34,095
$34,095
City: 16 (Est)
Hwy: 21 (Est)
#23
6.7 Mediocre
6.9 6.4 9.3 2.5 $22,995
$27,795
City: 25
Hwy: 31

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Car Overall Performance Interior Safety Reliability MSRP MPG
NA
N/A N/A N/A N/A $47,300
$49,790
City: 28
Hwy: 28
NA
N/A N/A N/A N/A $0
$0
City: 17 (Est)
Hwy: 24 (Est)
NA
N/A N/A N/A N/A $24,100
$41,700
City: 20
Hwy: 27