When it was first introduced, the Jeep Compass was seen as an alternative to larger crossovers, but in the seven years it has been on sale, the little Jeep has been joined by many new compact crossovers.
Among them, the Nissan Juke is perhaps the sportiest, yet the least practical.
The MINI Countryman is also at the sporty side of this group; it offers a lot of interior space, although its ride can be harsh and it doesn’t offer much if any off-road capability.
The Subaru XV Crosstrek is a more carlike vehicle, but it’s surprisingly tough and fuel-efficient; the down side here too is refinement.
The Hyundai Tucson is compact and easy to park like the Compass, but more cohesive and stylish in design.
The Mitsubishi Outlander Sport has a somewhat better-designed interior and a comfortable ride, although it suffers from some of the same refinement issues as the Compass.
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|21 MPG City / 30 MPG Hwy||20 MPG City / 29 MPG Hwy||23 MPG City / 32 MPG Hwy||25 MPG City / 34 MPG Hwy||25 MPG City / 34 MPG Hwy|
|Regular Unleaded I-4||Regular Unleaded I-4||Regular Unleaded I-4||Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4||Premium Unleaded I-4|
|Small SUV 2WD||Small SUV 2WD||Small SUV 2WD||Small Station Wagons||Compact Cars|
|FWD 4-Door Altitude Edition||FWD 4-Door GLS||2WD 4-Door CVT ES||5-Door Wagon CVT S FWD||FWD 4-Door|
|Front Wheel Drive||Front Wheel Drive||Front Wheel Drive||Front Wheel Drive||Front Wheel Drive|
|Sport Utility||Sport Utility||Sport Utility||Sport Utility||Sport Utility|
|CVT w/OD||Automatic w/OD||CVT w/OD||CVT w/OD||Manual w/OD|
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