14 Best Compact Luxury SUVs for the Money

2019 Buick Envision
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5) 2019 Buick Envision

$31,995 | U.S. News Overall Score: 7.8/10

Value: The Buick Envision has an impressively low starting price for this segment and one of the best total cost of ownership scores. Depreciation is about average, as are maintenance costs, while repair costs are below average.

Quality: The Buick Envision has a comfortable interior with spacious, supportive seats. It comes standard with an easy-to-use infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. The upgraded engine is a turbocharged four-cylinder unit making 252 horsepower and 295 pound-feet of torque. The turbocharged engine is paired to a new nine-speed automatic transmission providing better power delivery and efficiency.

So, why is its overall score so poor? Well, while it’s not a bad vehicle, most of its competitors are better, with nicer interiors, sportier handling, and more-powerful base engines. It’s low overall score counteracts its low cost of ownership and keeps it in fifth place on this list.

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