Not a month goes by that an automotive manufacturer isn’t unveiling or announcing a new entry in the compact SUV segment – if it’s not a brand-new model, it’s a new generation of an existing model, a special edition or significant technical or design advances.
We shouldn’t be surprised, because this highly competitive market segment has become the top category in terms of sales in Canada, and the trend continues to point upwards. Here’s our list of the top 10 compact SUV models for 2017:
2017 Mazda CX-5: Design and build quality
Available on the market since the end of March, the next-generation Mazda CX-5 has been upgraded in just about every respect and is a fearsome force to be reckoned with by its competitors. Mazda is expected to announce the commercial launch date for the diesel version shortly.