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Top 10: Used SUVs for under £10,000 in 2019

You don’t necessarily need a big budget to get your hands on an SUV that will deliver all the capabilities of an off-roader with on-road practicality and comfort. These are the best used SUVs for £10k in 2019.

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Kia Sportage

The difference between this Kia Sportage and the car it replaced in 2010 is night and day. The more modern Sportage is a competent and high-quality feeling SUV, while the creaky old model screamed ‘bargain bin’ from every surface.

There's plenty of choice but for this budget we'd look at a 2011-2015 1.7-litre CRDi diesel model with upwards of 50,000 miles on the clock. The newer the car, the more of Kia’s seven-year warranty it will have left on it too, granting peace of mind and helping keep costs down. Petrol versions of a similar quality are available for around the same price.

Read the Kia Sportage review here


Bylane Bill    on 29 August 2017

Great article. All some of us need now is The 10 best SUV's for under £5,000.

HJ Editor    on 29 August 2017

We can do that for you...


   on 24 March 2018

I have a kia sportage 2009 97,000m which is a two wheel drive but switches to a 4x4 if required. However, I don't like it and would ideally like to have a later model but with more, more and more 'things

carper    on 16 July 2018

Thought HID headlights have to be changed under new mot rules?

carper    on 16 July 2018

Thought HID headlights have to be changed due to new mot rules?

Roger Adams    on 13 December 2018

They're fine if they were fitted as standard to the car (in which case they would have been type approved) but if they are aftermarket bulbs fitted to headlamps designed for halogen bulbs then they are illegal - you would have to fit a complete type approved headlight to make them legal or go back to halogen. See www.gov.uk/government/publications/aftermarket-hid...s

bobber    on 12 August 2018

A bit anal perhaps, but I don’t like the fact that the rear indicators on the latest Sportage are set low in the bumper. Not so easy for following traffic to see.

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