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10 Best Certified Pre-Owned Luxury SUVs Under $40,000

New luxury SUVs can get pretty expensive pretty quickly when you start adding options. However, they can be a good value on the certified pre-owned market. A CPO luxury SUV gives you a modern, premium vehicle at a nice discount compared to a new one, plus a manufacturer-backed warranty.

Here are the best certified pre-owned luxury SUVs you can find on Autotrader under $40,000.

1. 2017-2018 Acura MDX

2018 Acura MDX Profile in White

The Acura MDX is on the more family-friendly side of luxury SUVs. It has a third row of seats you can actually use, plus a trusty standard V6 engine that strikes a nice balance of power and efficiency. A CPO MDX is a practical and value-conscious choice in midsize luxury crossovers. Find an Acura MDX for sale

2. 2018-2020 Alfa Romeo Stelvio

2020 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Front Left Side in Silver

For a compact luxury SUV that stands out from the crowd, consider the Alfa Romeo Stelvio. The Stelvio adds some exotic Italian flair to the small luxury crossover formula. It also has the exciting performance to back up its daring look, all while being a practical daily driver. Find an Alfa Romeo Stelvio for sale

3. 2019-2020 Audi Q3

2020 Audi Q3 Front Right Side in Silver

The Audi Q3 is a stylish, luxurious, and high-tech subcompact crossover. It’s quite affordable on the CPO market. It doesn’t have a ton of space, but if you’re not looking for a family SUV, it’s a versatile crossover that makes a stylish commuter and city car. Find an Audi Q3 for sale

4. 2016-2018 BMW X5

2018 BMW X5 Front Right Side in Silver

The BMW X5 takes the BMW driving experience and packages it into a practical midsize SUV. It doesn’t compromise the engaging driving manners that its brand is famous for, yet it’s also quite roomy for both passengers and cargo. The X5 also offers a fantastic range of engines and very comfortable seats. Find a BMW X5 for sale

5. 2019-2020 Cadillac XT4

2020 Cadillac XT4 Profile in Chrome Green

The compact Cadillac XT4 has more rear-seat room than most of its competitors, making it surprisingly family-friendly. It also has sharp styling and a potent standard turbocharged engine that’s good on gas. This Cadillac also has some fun paint colors available that make it stand out even more. Find a Cadillac XT4 for sale

6. 2016-2017 Infiniti QX80

2016 Infiniti QX80 Front Right Side in Black

For a good deal on a full-size, truck-based luxury SUV, the Infiniti QX80 is bargain-priced compared to more famous competitors. It has 3-row seating and a ton of cargo space, rugged truck-like capabilities thanks to a brawny V8, all wrapped in a package that can transport families in comfort and style. Find an Infiniti QX80 for sale

7. 2017-2018 Land Rover Discovery

2018 Land Rover Discovery Front Left Side in Charcoal Grey

The Land Rover Discovery is a rugged luxury SUV with serious off-road chops. It has available 3-row seating and standard 4-wheel drive on every model. A CPO warranty gives you some extra peace of mind with this Land Rover, which is a brand that’s been known for some reliability issues. Find a Land Rover Discovery for sale

8. 2016-2018 Lexus RX

2018 Lexus RX Front Left Side in Metallic Red

The Lexus RX is by far the best-selling luxury SUV on the market and it’s not hard to see why. This well-rounded midsize crossover has the famous Lexus safety and reliability, plus stylish looks and a comfortable interior. It can be had with three rows of seats, but the available third row in RX L models is pretty cramped. Find a Lexus RX for sale

9. 2016-2018 Lincoln MKT

2018 Lincoln MKT Front Right Side in Silver

An often overlooked option in used luxury SUVs is the midsize, 3-row Lincoln MKT. This Lincoln serves a surprising level of excitement when equipped with the twin-turbo EcoBoost V6 engine, plus it has an interesting, wagon-like body that yields a roomy interior. Find a Lincoln MKT for sale

10. 2016-2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class

2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class Front Right Side in White

The Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class is a compact SUV that you can get on the CPO market at a price point similar to a new non-luxury SUV. This crossover is elegantly styled inside and out and has a smooth, quiet ride. It’s also nicely appointed with standard tech features. Find a Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class for sale

10 Best Certified Pre-Owned Luxury SUVs Under $40,000

1. 2017-2018 Acura MDX
2. 2018-2020 Alfa Romeo Stelvio
3. 2019-2020 Audi Q3
4. 2016-2018 BMW X5
5. 2019-2020 Cadillac XT4
6. 2016-2017 Infiniti QX80
7. 2017-2018 Land Rover Discovery
8. 2016-2018 Lexus RX
9. 2016-2018 Lincoln MKT
10. 2016-2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class

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