2. 2017 Honda HR-V – Starting price: $19,465
The HR-V is one of the top ranked SUV subcompact vehicles. It features quality interior materials with a roomy cabin, plenty of cargo space and it delivers a smooth ride. It comfortably seats 5. The fuel economy is 25-28 MPG city and 31-34 highway. The drivetrain is all wheel drive. The rear seats are spacious and the cargo space is flexible. The overall score is 8.4 out of 10 with a reliability rating of 3.5. It gets a 9 for performance, 7.9 for safety, 8.7 for reliability and 7.3 for performance.