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10 Best Used SUVs Under $15,000

If you’ve got a $15,000 budget but want to put a rugged and spacious SUV in your driveway, fear not! There are many ways to keep to a reasonable budget without giving up capability and comfort. Here is a look at 10 of the best ways to spend $15,000 or under on a used SUV.

1. 2015 Chevrolet Traverse

2015 Chevrolet Traverse Front Right Side in Red

You’re looking at the intersection of roominess and value when it comes to the 2015 Chevrolet Traverse. This three-row SUV offers space for the entire family without the bulky driving dynamics of trucky off-roaders. Find a Chevrolet Traverse for sale

2. 2014 Nissan Pathfinder

2014 Nissan Pathfinder Profile in Blue

Roomy but not too big to fit in a typical garage or parking spot, the Nissan Pathfinder is a great choice for families. Shop carefully and you might find the Pathfinder Hybrid in our price range, too. Find a Nissan Pathfinder for sale

3. 2014 Buick Enclave

2014 Buick Enclave Front in Beige

Take everything we like about the Chevrolet Traverse above and wrap it in a more luxurious package with nicer interior materials and extra sound deadening. You’ve found the Buick Enclave. You may have to find one that’s a year older, but that’s a small price to pay for its refinement. Find a Buick Enclave for sale

4. 2015 Subaru XV Crosstrek

2015 Subaru XV Crosstrek Front in Orange

Maybe you don’t need all that space, but you do want some serious capability. The Subaru XV Crosstrek is a sprightly choice with tons of personality, standard all-wheel-drive, and available collision-avoidance tech more advanced than almost any car on our list. Find a Subaru XV Crosstrek for sale

5. 2013 Dodge Durango

2013 Dodge Durango Front Left Side in Black

The highly-underrated Dodge Durango pairs muscular styling and excellent performance with a comfortable interior. Most versions have three rows of seats, too. Find a Dodge Durango for sale

6. 2010 Chevrolet Tahoe

2010 Chevrolet Tahoe Front Left Side in Black

If you need an SUV capable of towing heavy loads, the 2010 Chevy Tahoe makes a great choice for around $15,000. You’ll find a durable ladder frame, a real transfer case, and of course a big V8 engine — it’s perfect, if you need it. Find a Chevrolet Tahoe for sale

7. 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee

2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee Front Left Side in Red

Want an SUV that’s comfortable on the highway but boasts serious off-road chops for when the going gets rough? Look to the Jeep Grand Cherokee. Our budget may stretch to a well-equipped Grand Cherokee Limited, too. Find a Jeep Grand Cherokee for sale

8. 2015 Volvo XC60

2015 Volvo XC60 Front Left Side in Silver

If you’re looking for European style and turbocharged performance but don’t want to break the bank, the Volvo XC60 is a terrific choice. This SUV boasts top safety scores, too. Find a Volvo XC60 for sale

9. 2017 Chevrolet Equinox

2017 Chevrolet Equinox Front in Blue

Just squeezing into our list, the 2017 Chevrolet Equinox is a late-model SUV with good room for five passengers and their cargo. Shop carefully and you may be able to find one that’s still under warranty, too. Find a Chevrolet Equinox for sale

10. 2015 Honda Crosstour

2015 Honda Crosstour Front Right Side in Brown

It may not look like an SUV, but the bold Honda Crosstour is a great choice for drivers who want a little more space and all-weather capability. Look for a 2015 as it’s the last year of this forward-thinking SUV. Find a Honda Crosstour for sale

10 Best Used SUVs Under $15,000

1. 2015 Chevrolet Traverse
2. 2014 Nissan Pathfinder
3. 2014 Buick Enclave
4. 2015 Subaru XV Crosstrek
5. 2013 Dodge Durango
6. 2010 Chevrolet Tahoe
7. 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee
8. 2015 Volvo XC60
9. 2017 Chevrolet Equinox
10. 2015 Honda Crosstour

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