Best 2012 Compact Sedans by Cargo Capacity

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#1 — Volkswagen Jetta

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1,240 listings

Used Starting From
$3,450
Compact Sedan Trims
Cargo Capacity
10
Looks/Style
7.4
Overall
8.6
Family Car
9.6
Power
9.7
Front Seats
8.8
Value
8.1
Back Seats
9.9
Handling
7.7

Based on 1,552 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#2 — Mitsubishi Lancer

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63 listings

Used Starting From
$3,900
Compact Sedan Trims
Cargo Capacity
8.6
Looks/Style
8.9
Overall
8.2
Family Car
6.3
Power
6.9
Front Seats
9
Value
7.6
Back Seats
8.8
Handling
9.7

Based on 1,919 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#3 — Subaru Impreza

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373 listings

Used Starting From
$4,900
Cargo Capacity
8.4
Looks/Style
6.8
Overall
8
Family Car
10
Power
8
Front Seats
9.5
Value
6.4
Back Seats
7.6
Handling
8.4

Based on 1,442 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#4 — Subaru Impreza WRX

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123 listings

Used Starting From
$9,771
Compact Sedan Trims
Cargo Capacity
7.7
Looks/Style
8.2
Overall
9.7
Family Car
5.5
Power
6.1
Front Seats
8.6
Value
7
Back Seats
5.9
Handling
7.2

Based on 1,974 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#5 — Hyundai Elantra

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558 listings

Used Starting From
$2,995
Cargo Capacity
7.7
Looks/Style
7.7
Overall
6.6
Family Car
7.8
Power
4.5
Front Seats
6.4
Value
6.9
Back Seats
7.7
Handling
5.9

Based on 1,415 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#6 — Toyota Yaris

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126 listings

Used Starting From
$2,900
Compact Sedan Trims
Cargo Capacity
7.7
Looks/Style
6.4
Overall
8.4
Family Car
7.8
Power
6.8
Front Seats
7.4
Value
8.9
Back Seats
5.4
Handling
5.5

Based on 2,035 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#7 — Nissan Versa

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503 listings

Used Starting From
$2,500
Compact Sedan Trims
Cargo Capacity
7.2
Looks/Style
4.7
Overall
4.7
Family Car
7.2
Power
3.3
Front Seats
4.2
Value
4.2
Back Seats
6
Handling
3.2

Based on 1,569 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#8 — Nissan Sentra

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505 listings

Used Starting From
$1,890
Compact Sedan Trims
Cargo Capacity
6.8
Looks/Style
6.1
Overall
7.4
Family Car
7
Power
6.4
Front Seats
7.6
Value
6.5
Back Seats
7.6
Handling
8

Based on 1,206 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#9 — Chevrolet Cruze

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1,420 listings

Used Starting From
$2,897
Cargo Capacity
6.7
Looks/Style
6.8
Overall
9.4
Family Car
8.2
Power
7.2
Front Seats
6.9
Value
7.8
Back Seats
7.6
Handling
6.3

Based on 1,238 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#10 — Subaru Impreza WRX STI

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40 listings

Used Starting From
$17,881
Cargo Capacity
6.6
Looks/Style
8.3
Overall
8.2
Family Car
3.5
Power
8.1
Front Seats
6.2
Value
5.3
Back Seats
5
Handling
8.2

Based on 1,441 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#11 — Kia Rio

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51 listings

Used Starting From
$3,500
Compact Sedan Trims
Cargo Capacity
6.6
Looks/Style
8.5
Overall
7
Family Car
6.8
Power
8.1
Front Seats
9.3
Value
9.4
Back Seats
4.8
Handling
8

Based on 1,662 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#12 — Toyota Corolla

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506 listings

Used Starting From
$3,976
Compact Sedan Trims
Cargo Capacity
6.3
Looks/Style
5.5
Overall
6.2
Family Car
8
Power
5.3
Front Seats
6.7
Value
6.2
Back Seats
7.1
Handling
5.4

Based on 1,232 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#13 — Kia Forte

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186 listings

Used Starting From
$3,500
Compact Sedan Trims
Cargo Capacity
6.1
Looks/Style
7
Overall
6.5
Family Car
8.4
Power
6
Front Seats
7.4
Value
7.7
Back Seats
9.1
Handling
6.6

Based on 1,298 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#14 — Hyundai Accent

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237 listings

Used Starting From
$2,800
Compact Sedan Trims
Cargo Capacity
5.9
Looks/Style
4.6
Overall
4.6
Family Car
5.9
Power
3.9
Front Seats
5.3
Value
5.9
Back Seats
5.7
Handling
6.4

Based on 1,396 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#15 — Chevrolet Sonic

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430 listings

Used Starting From
$1,949
Cargo Capacity
5.9
Looks/Style
4.2
Overall
6.3
Family Car
5.5
Power
4.9
Front Seats
4.7
Value
5.8
Back Seats
4.9
Handling
7.2

Based on 1,603 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#16 — Ford Focus

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1,759 listings

Used Starting From
$1,950
Compact Sedan Trims
Cargo Capacity
5.9
Looks/Style
5.7
Overall
6.2
Family Car
6.3
Power
5.5
Front Seats
7.5
Value
6.3
Back Seats
4.8
Handling
6.3

Based on 1,253 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#17 — Mazda MAZDA3

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540 listings

Used Starting From
$2,500
Compact Sedan Trims
Cargo Capacity
5.6
Looks/Style
9.1
Overall
7.6
Family Car
6.6
Power
8.7
Front Seats
8.6
Value
6.8
Back Seats
5.5
Handling
9.5

Based on 1,291 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#18 — Honda Civic

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1,167 listings

Used Starting From
$4,350
Compact Sedan Trims
Cargo Capacity
5.3
Looks/Style
4.9
Overall
4.8
Family Car
6.2
Power
6.6
Front Seats
5.4
Value
5.5
Back Seats
4.8
Handling
6.4

Based on 1,194 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#19 — Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution

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18 listings

Used Starting From
$15,990
Compact Sedan Trims
Cargo Capacity
5
Looks/Style
8.7
Overall
7.2
Family Car
4.9
Power
8.1
Front Seats
6.9
Value
4.1
Back Seats
6.9
Handling
8.6

Based on 1,692 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#20 — Ford Fiesta

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362 listings

Used Starting From
$2,750
Compact Sedan Trims
Cargo Capacity
4.7
Looks/Style
5
Overall
5.3
Family Car
5.7
Power
4.6
Front Seats
5.1
Value
5.6
Back Seats
5.8
Handling
5.5

Based on 2,231 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#21 — Suzuki SX4

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43 listings

Used Starting From
$3,495
Compact Sedan Trims
Cargo Capacity
4.5
Looks/Style
7.6
Overall
8.2
Family Car
4.8
Power
4.3
Front Seats
4.9
Value
7.6
Back Seats
7.9
Handling
8.1

Based on 1,567 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

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