7. Suzuki Grand Vitara $19,649
Don’t count Suzuki out, since they have a pretty compelling vehicle on paper with the Grand Vitara. The standard Grand Vitara, available for $19,649 comes with a five-speed manual and rear-wheel drive, a combination that should excite enthusiasts. While fuel economy and performance isn’t as impressive as other vehicles on this list, the Grand Vitara is no slouch. It’s 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine puts out 166 hp, which results in 19/26 mpg, city/highway. Making the Suzuki even more interesting is its standard touch-screen navigation, and he nüLink! service which includes real-time weather information, movie showtimes, gas prices and more.