Best 2012 Compact Sedans by Cargo Capacity

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#1 — Volkswagen Jetta

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460 listings

Used Starting From
$2,995
Compact Sedan Trims
Cargo Capacity
10
Looks/Style
7.1
Front Seats
8.3
Overall
6.9
Handling
6
Family Car
9.9
Value
5
Power
8
Back Seats
7.5

Based on 1,866 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#2 — Mitsubishi Lancer

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26 listings

Used Starting From
$4,995
Compact Sedan Trims
Cargo Capacity
9.3
Looks/Style
9.7
Front Seats
9.5
Overall
8.2
Handling
7.7
Family Car
5.8
Value
9.6
Power
7.5
Back Seats
9.1

Based on 2,742 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#3 — Subaru Impreza

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211 listings

Used Starting From
$2,850
Cargo Capacity
8.3
Looks/Style
4.8
Front Seats
9.1
Overall
5.1
Handling
6.7
Family Car
9.3
Value
6.3
Power
6.1
Back Seats
6.4

Based on 1,847 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#4 — Hyundai Accent

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178 listings

Used Starting From
$2,900
Compact Sedan Trims
Cargo Capacity
7.8
Looks/Style
6.2
Front Seats
7.6
Overall
6
Handling
5.5
Family Car
7.7
Value
7.2
Power
5.9
Back Seats
5.9

Based on 1,644 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#5 — Toyota Yaris

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68 listings

Used Starting From
$4,900
Compact Sedan Trims
Cargo Capacity
7.7
Looks/Style
6.6
Front Seats
7.3
Overall
7
Handling
5.5
Family Car
7.6
Value
8.8
Power
6.7
Back Seats
5.2

Based on 2,134 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#6 — Subaru Impreza WRX STI

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30 listings

Used Starting From
$18,350
Cargo Capacity
7.6
Looks/Style
8.4
Front Seats
7.6
Overall
7.9
Handling
9
Family Car
4.2
Value
7.1
Power
9.3
Back Seats
5.8

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

#7 — Kia Forte

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75 listings

Used Starting From
$3,250
Compact Sedan Trims
Cargo Capacity
7.3
Looks/Style
6.7
Front Seats
8.8
Overall
6.2
Handling
6.9
Family Car
7.7
Value
8.3
Power
5.9
Back Seats
9

Based on 1,240 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#8 — Nissan Versa

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206 listings

Used Starting From
$3,250
Compact Sedan Trims
Cargo Capacity
7.1
Looks/Style
5.2
Front Seats
5.4
Overall
4.6
Handling
3.6
Family Car
7
Value
5.8
Power
3.6
Back Seats
5.5

Based on 1,840 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#9 — Hyundai Elantra

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361 listings

Used Starting From
$2,900
Compact Sedan Trims
Cargo Capacity
7
Looks/Style
7.5
Front Seats
7.2
Overall
6.3
Handling
5.2
Family Car
7.8
Value
6.3
Power
6.4
Back Seats
5.9

Based on 1,659 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#10 — Chevrolet Cruze

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717 listings

Used Starting From
$2,000
Cargo Capacity
6.8
Looks/Style
5.2
Front Seats
6
Overall
5
Handling
5.4
Family Car
7.6
Value
7.4
Power
6.6
Back Seats
5.5

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

#11 — Chevrolet Sonic

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237 listings

Used Starting From
$2,995
Cargo Capacity
6.6
Looks/Style
7.2
Front Seats
7.3
Overall
6.8
Handling
7.9
Family Car
6.2
Value
7.9
Power
6.4
Back Seats
5.1

Based on 2,101 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#12 — Subaru Impreza WRX

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70 listings

Used Starting From
$10,996
Compact Sedan Trims
Cargo Capacity
6.5
Looks/Style
7
Front Seats
7.3
Overall
7.3
Handling
5.6
Family Car
5.6
Value
6.1
Power
5
Back Seats
5.9

Based on 2,692 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#13 — Suzuki SX4

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23 listings

Used Starting From
$4,750
Cargo Capacity
6.5
Looks/Style
7.2
Front Seats
5
Overall
9.6
Handling
8.8
Family Car
8.7
Value
10
Power
7.4
Back Seats
9.2

Based on 2,195 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#14 — Nissan Sentra

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221 listings

Used Starting From
$3,499
Compact Sedan Trims
Cargo Capacity
6.3
Looks/Style
4.5
Front Seats
7.4
Overall
4.8
Handling
4.8
Family Car
6.2
Value
5.7
Power
5.7
Back Seats
5.8

Based on 1,213 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#15 — Kia Rio

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22 listings

Used Starting From
$4,900
Compact Sedan Trims
Cargo Capacity
5.9
Looks/Style
6.3
Front Seats
7.2
Overall
4.6
Handling
5.5
Family Car
5.5
Value
7.4
Power
6.5
Back Seats
2.7

Based on 1,771 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#16 — Ford Focus

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702 listings

Used Starting From
$1,999
Compact Sedan Trims
Cargo Capacity
5.5
Looks/Style
5.3
Front Seats
6.5
Overall
4.4
Handling
4.3
Family Car
5.1
Value
4.8
Power
6.1
Back Seats
4.7

Based on 1,617 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#17 — Mazda MAZDA3

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417 listings

Used Starting From
$4,490
Compact Sedan Trims
Cargo Capacity
5.4
Looks/Style
6.6
Front Seats
7.9
Overall
5.1
Handling
6.8
Family Car
5.9
Value
6.8
Power
7.4
Back Seats
5.4

Based on 1,279 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#18 — Ford Fiesta

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147 listings

Used Starting From
$2,500
Compact Sedan Trims
Cargo Capacity
5
Looks/Style
4
Front Seats
5.3
Overall
4.4
Handling
3.9
Family Car
5.5
Value
5.2
Power
4.1
Back Seats
3.8

Based on 2,083 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#19 — Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution

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11 listings

Used Starting From
$23,495
Compact Sedan Trims
Cargo Capacity
4.9
Looks/Style
9.8
Front Seats
9.2
Overall
8.6
Handling
8.3
Family Car
4.6
Value
5.9
Power
9.5
Back Seats
6.2

Based on 2,653 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#20 — Honda Civic

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1,041 listings

Used Starting From
$3,998
Compact Sedan Trims
Cargo Capacity
4.7
Looks/Style
5.1
Front Seats
5.1
Overall
4.6
Handling
3.5
Family Car
4.5
Value
4.3
Power
4.9
Back Seats
3.7

Based on 1,393 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

Toyota Corolla

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372 listings

Used Starting From
$6,650
Compact Sedan Trims

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