On fire in recent years, the luxury compact SUV market shows no signs of cooling down any time soon. New models continue to join the fight for market share in this lucrative segment, and many of the existing entries have undergone makeovers to maintain their appeal. At the moment, Canadian consumers can choose from over 15 models in the category.
And which consumers would typically be rummaging around in this segment for their next vehicle? Primarily active, safety-minded motorists who prioritize roominess and comfort, spiced up with a touch of sportiness. Here then is our Top 10 luxury compact SUVs for 2018, keeping mind that other, newer entrants could alter the list as they hit the market in the coming months.
Among the models that missed the cut, notable ones include the Cadillac XT5, Buick Envision, Lincoln MKC, Range Rover Evoque and Lexus NX.
10. 2018 Acura RDX
Silent, spacious, well-equipped and reliable. Sure, the design is a little yawn-inspiring and the current model is nearing the end of its lifespan, but we fully expect that the all-new 2019 RDX, set to hit the market this summer or fall, will make big waves!