We cut through the crowded market to find the 10 vehicles that deliver incredible value and a great driving experience.
"Perhaps you're wondering how a compact crossover like the Mazda CX-5 lands on a list of our favorites. After all, this publication frequently derides and mocks the CX-5's dull segment. While our values are often at odds with what's happening in the small-crossover world, we recognize that a growing number of drivers want to sit high in a practical all-wheel-drive vehicle with an attractive price. The CX-5 fits that bill, but it is a 10Best winner because this Mazda is full of the reasons that we love cars."