Only two of the three vehicles we’ve gathered here are actually the entry-level SUV models in their respective lineups: the Jaguar E-Pace and Volvo XC40. The Countryman is the sole SUV in the MINI range.
However, this doesn’t change the fact that the three contenders are all similar in size, performance and price. So, if you’re considering one, you’re probably thinking about the other two cars as well.
Sure to give buyers plenty to think about is the Volvo XC40. It may be the brand’s smallest SUV, but it is stylish, has a long list of standard safety features, and packs a rather potent powertrain, too.
The most athletic-looking SUV in this comparison test is the Jaguar E-Pace, which takes its design cues from its F-Type Coupe/Roadster siblings. But does this Jag have the performance to match its looks?
The most established SUV in this story is the MINI Countryman, which is already in its second generation. Apart from being roomy and practical, the Countryman promises to be fun, too.
Which of these baby SUVs will well-to-do suburbanites in Singapore find the most irresistible?