Every year, The Car Guide unveils a account of Best Buys covering all the altered agent categories in the industry.
Seeing how accepted account cartage are, we’ve absitively to actualize a new category: Burghal crossovers. These cartage are a tad abate than sub-compact SUVs and best are not accessible with all-wheel drive.
In this segment, there’s no bigger aces for 2021 than the Kia Soul. The able Korean auto offers a advanced array of models with a best of two powertrains. The aboriginal is a 2.0-litre four-cylinder agent rated at 147 horsepower, while the additional is an electric motor that impresses with 291 pound-feet of torque and super-quick acceleration. Depending on the battery, the accessible ambit is 248 km or 383 km.
Both the gas-powered and zero-emission variants of the Kia Soul avowal a spacious, applied autogenous with a acceptable infotainment arrangement on top of that.
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The Mazda CX-3 got our vote for additional place. With the accession of the beyond CX-30, the CX-3 can be categorized as an burghal crossover now, although it does action AWD as an option. Sharp administration and a abundant active acquaintance are big affairs credibility here, but abounding will acquisition the rear seats and burden breadth too bound for their needs.
As for third place, the Nissan Kicks shines with accomplished value. While the agent beneath the awning is not decidedly strong, this crossover offers a bland ride, ample berth and ample trunk, authoritative it a acceptable circadian driver.
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