Best Used Subcompact SUVs under $15K for 2020

View the best used subcompact suvs priced under $15,000. Then read our used car reviews, compare specs and features, and find used subcompact suvs for sale in your area. All Rankings »

30 cars

2014 Buick Encore

The 2014 Buick Encore has an upscale interior with lots of standard features and gets great fuel economy estimates. On the other hand, its … read more »

8.7SCORE

$11,912 - $14,606 AVG PRICE PAID

25 City / 33 Hwy MPG

8.7SCORE

$11,912 - $14,606 AVG PRICE PAID

25 City / 33 Hwy MPG

2011 Nissan Juke

Some reviewers aren’t sure what the 2011 Nissan Juke is. Whether you think it’s a car or an SUV, the Juke aims to please … read more »

8.7SCORE

$7,774 - $10,614 AVG PRICE PAID

27 City / 32 Hwy MPG

8.7SCORE

$7,774 - $10,614 AVG PRICE PAID

27 City / 32 Hwy MPG

2015 Chevrolet Trax

The 2015 Chevrolet Trax ranks high in the subcompact SUV class, thanks to its exceptional safety score, strong maneuverability, and good rel read more »

8.3SCORE

$11,592 - $13,916 AVG PRICE PAID

26 City / 34 Hwy MPG

8.3SCORE

$11,592 - $13,916 AVG PRICE PAID

26 City / 34 Hwy MPG

2014 MINI Cooper Countryman

The 2014 Mini Cooper Countryman ranks well in its class, boasting powerful available engines, quick handling responses, a premium cabin, and read more »

8.3SCORE

$14,233 - $20,201 AVG PRICE PAID

28 City / 35 Hwy MPG

8.3SCORE

$14,233 - $20,201 AVG PRICE PAID

28 City / 35 Hwy MPG

2016 Chevrolet Trax

The 2016 Chevrolet Trax ranks high in the subcompact SUV segment, thanks to its abundant cargo capacity, top-notch safety scores, and above- read more »

8.2SCORE

$12,586 - $15,539 AVG PRICE PAID

26 City / 34 Hwy MPG

8.2SCORE

$12,586 - $15,539 AVG PRICE PAID

26 City / 34 Hwy MPG

2016 Mazda CX-3

The 2013 Mazda CX-3 delivers fun behind the wheel without compromising fuel efficiency, making it a top choice in its class. However, it lac read more »

8.2SCORE

$14,028 - $17,422 AVG PRICE PAID

29 City / 35 Hwy MPG

8.2SCORE

$14,028 - $17,422 AVG PRICE PAID

29 City / 35 Hwy MPG

2013 Buick Encore

With its long list of standard features and good reliability score, you may want to consider a used 2013 Buick Encore as your next … read more »

8.2SCORE

$10,895 - $13,424 AVG PRICE PAID

25 City / 33 Hwy MPG

8.2SCORE

$10,895 - $13,424 AVG PRICE PAID

25 City / 33 Hwy MPG

2013 MINI Cooper Countryman

The 2013 Mini Countryman’s exciting handling and great safety scores earn it a high rank in its class. Still, its weak base engine, complica read more »

8.2SCORE

$12,186 - $17,286 AVG PRICE PAID

27 City / 35 Hwy MPG

8.2SCORE

$12,186 - $17,286 AVG PRICE PAID

27 City / 35 Hwy MPG

2016 FIAT 500X

The 2016 Fiat 500X ranks in the top half of its class. The 500X has a stylish interior, easy-to-use tech features, and great safety … read more »

8.1SCORE

$12,542 - $15,928 AVG PRICE PAID

25 City / 34 Hwy MPG

8.1SCORE

$12,542 - $15,928 AVG PRICE PAID

25 City / 34 Hwy MPG

2013 Nissan Juke

Sporty handling and a peppy turbocharged engine make driving the used 2013 Nissan Juke a joy. Still, it suffers from a harsh ride and … read more »

8.1SCORE

$9,130 - $12,887 AVG PRICE PAID

27 City / 32 Hwy MPG

8.1SCORE

$9,130 - $12,887 AVG PRICE PAID

27 City / 32 Hwy MPG

2017 Chevrolet Trax

The 2017 Chevrolet Trax ranks in the middle of the subcompact SUV class. It boasts excellent maneuverability, high safety scores, and plenty read more »

7.9SCORE

$14,723 - $18,050 AVG PRICE PAID

25 City / 33 Hwy MPG

7.9SCORE

$14,723 - $18,050 AVG PRICE PAID

25 City / 33 Hwy MPG

2016 Buick Encore

The 2016 Buick Encore has excellent safety ratings, a handsome interior, and a silky-smooth ride. However, an underpowered engine keeps this read more »

7.9SCORE

$14,231 - $17,246 AVG PRICE PAID

25 City / 33 Hwy MPG

7.9SCORE

$14,231 - $17,246 AVG PRICE PAID

25 City / 33 Hwy MPG

2016 Nissan Juke

The 2016 Nissan Juke boasts agile handling and strong performance from its sporty engine options. However, its low safety scores, small carg read more »

7.9SCORE

$13,158 - $18,825 AVG PRICE PAID

28 City / 32 Hwy MPG

7.9SCORE

$13,158 - $18,825 AVG PRICE PAID

28 City / 32 Hwy MPG

2015 Jeep Renegade

The 2015 Jeep Renegade ranks high in our subcompact SUV class. It offers a roomy interior, smooth on-pavement drivability, and great off-roa read more »

7.9SCORE

$13,863 - $17,245 AVG PRICE PAID

24 City / 31 Hwy MPG

7.9SCORE

$13,863 - $17,245 AVG PRICE PAID

24 City / 31 Hwy MPG

2014 Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid

The 2014 XV Crosstrek Hybrid continues Subaru's tradition of standard all-wheel drive and exceptional grip both on the highway and off the b read more »

7.9SCORE

$14,855 - $15,435 AVG PRICE PAID

29 City / 33 Hwy MPG

7.9SCORE

$14,855 - $15,435 AVG PRICE PAID

29 City / 33 Hwy MPG

2017 Nissan Juke

The 2017 Nissan Juke has nearly unrivaled performance dynamics, but its harsh ride, limited cabin and cargo space, and cut-rate cabin materi read more »

7.8SCORE

$14,957 - $25,510 AVG PRICE PAID

28 City / 32 Hwy MPG

7.8SCORE

$14,957 - $25,510 AVG PRICE PAID

28 City / 32 Hwy MPG

2013 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport

The 2013 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport has lower ownership costs than many other small SUVs. It's also relatively comfortable inside, but drawb read more »

7.8SCORE

$9,513 - $11,883 AVG PRICE PAID

24 City / 31 Hwy MPG

7.8SCORE

$9,513 - $11,883 AVG PRICE PAID

24 City / 31 Hwy MPG

2012 Nissan Juke

Reviewers said the 2012 Nissan Juke offers sporty handling, but noted that it's not ideal if cabin and cargo space are top priorities.   read more »

7.8SCORE

$8,856 - $10,957 AVG PRICE PAID

27 City / 32 Hwy MPG

7.8SCORE

$8,856 - $10,957 AVG PRICE PAID

27 City / 32 Hwy MPG

2011 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport

All-new for 2011, the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport offers a spacious interior for five, but those looking for a highly refined interior or a s read more »

7.8SCORE

$7,465 - $8,829 AVG PRICE PAID

24 City / 31 Hwy MPG

7.8SCORE

$7,465 - $8,829 AVG PRICE PAID

24 City / 31 Hwy MPG

2015 Nissan Juke

The 2015 Nissan Juke ranks in the bottom third of the subcompact SUV class. It has a zippy engine and sporty handling, but many … read more »

7.7SCORE

$11,733 - $16,396 AVG PRICE PAID

28 City / 32 Hwy MPG

7.7SCORE

$11,733 - $16,396 AVG PRICE PAID

28 City / 32 Hwy MPG

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