The 2024 Volkswagen Taos and 2024 Kia Sportage are compact SUVs that

The Kia Sportage is the one that competes in the larger sandbox that is the small SUV market

. The Honda CR-V, Toyota RAV4, Ford Escape, and Chevrolet Equinox are just a handful

With a full makeover for the 2023 model year, the Sportage has a striking appearance,  

and an interior that is far more ritzy than you would anticipate for an SUV that starts around $30,000.  

Located in the smaller subcompact SUV category, the Taos is Volkswagen's smallest SUV.