If you’re in the market for a reliable and affordable vehicle, a used SUV might just fit the bill. To assist you in your search, we’ve analyzed multiple expert-curated lists and compiled our own, featuring the best-used SUVs under $10,000 in 2023. Keep in mind that the availability of these models can vary based on your location, and the prices are subject to change.
Discover the 10 Safest Used SUVs under $10,000 and make an informed decision on your next affordable midsize SUV with our comprehensive guide.
The Wrangler has been around since 1987 when the first generation hit the market. The third generation now called the Wrangler JK was first introduced in 2007 which spawned the introduction of a four-door version called the ‘Unlimited’ offering more space and a longer wheelbase. This direction was aimed more at the family than enhanced practicality for off-road adventures however, while the short wheelbase two-door models were still being produced with the unique fold-down front windscreen, removable doors, and roll bar. So how does it fare? Read on to find out.
Love getting out into the wilderness, breathing in the fresh air, spotting the wildlife, finding off-the-beaten track hiking trails, camping by the creek, telling stories and toasting marshmallows’ by the camp fire curled up in a cozy blanket? You can almost smell the sweet scent of nature’s wildflowers. Sounds awesome, all you need now is a reliable vehicle to get you there.
Sleek and on-trend, the Hyundai Kona doesn’t disappoint when it comes to reliability, options, and safety. With marketing brilliance (the theme music is still on repeat in my head as I write this), let’s probe further into why it is one of the best SUV Crossovers on the market.
A real head-turner, the Nissan Juke commands an audience wherever it goes – as long as it’s not off-road. You can’t say it’s boring, and there’s lots to admire about the clever marketing design. Let’s take a closer look at what makes this small SUV a hit-or-miss amongst buyers.
If you’re after a fearless, sturdy off road 4WD SUV, then look no further. One of the forebears of 4 wheel drive history, the Nissan Patrol has a proven history of off road capability, with ample space for camping equipment, fishing gear, and a large ice cooler or two.