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Top 10: Most reliable SUVs and crossovers

We've analysed the results of the 2017 Honest John Satisfaction Index to find out which SUVs and crossovers came out top for reliability. Each car was assessed in a variety of areas, including reliability, build quality, fuel economy, repair costs and performance. Ride comfort, handling, ease of driving, practicality and technology were also considered, as well as safety.

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Mazda CX-5

Reliability rating: 9.57

Mazda is the only manufacturer to see two of its models make it into the top 10 for reliability when it comes to SUVs. That’s a superb feat and shows how highly regarded the CX-5 is on this front.

It also performs well when it comes to build quality and the cost of repairs, giving this Mazda a good overall result in the face of stiff competition from its rivals.

Read the full Mazda CX-5 review

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