Best 2012 Compact Sedans

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#1 — Suzuki SX4

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25 listings

Used Starting From
$4,750
Overall
9.6
Value
10
Looks/Style
7
Power
7
Back Seats
9.2
Family Car
8.7
Front Seats
4.8
Handling
8.8
Cargo Capacity
6.7

Based on 1,966 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#2 — Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution

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12 listings

Used Starting From
$23,495
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
8.7
Value
5.9
Looks/Style
9.8
Power
9.5
Back Seats
6.4
Family Car
4.9
Front Seats
9.2
Handling
8.6
Cargo Capacity
5.1

Based on 2,349 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#3 — Mitsubishi Lancer

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22 listings

Used Starting From
$4,995
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
8.4
Value
9.6
Looks/Style
9.8
Power
7.4
Back Seats
9.4
Family Car
6.2
Front Seats
9.7
Handling
7.7
Cargo Capacity
9.8

Based on 2,418 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#4 — Subaru Impreza WRX STI

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29 listings

Used Starting From
$18,350
Overall
7.9
Value
7.1
Looks/Style
8.2
Power
8.9
Back Seats
5.9
Family Car
4.4
Front Seats
7.6
Handling
9
Cargo Capacity
8

Based on 1,532 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#5 — Subaru Impreza WRX

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70 listings

Used Starting From
$10,996
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
7.1
Value
5.9
Looks/Style
6.8
Power
4.7
Back Seats
6
Family Car
5.6
Front Seats
7.2
Handling
5.4
Cargo Capacity
6.9

Based on 1,820 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#6 — Toyota Yaris

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66 listings

Used Starting From
$5,495
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
7.1
Value
8.8
Looks/Style
6.6
Power
6.4
Back Seats
5.2
Family Car
7.7
Front Seats
7.3
Handling
5.6
Cargo Capacity
8.1

Based on 2,120 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#7 — Chevrolet Sonic

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229 listings

Used Starting From
$2,995
Overall
6.7
Value
8
Looks/Style
6.8
Power
5.9
Back Seats
5.1
Family Car
6.7
Front Seats
7.3
Handling
7.8
Cargo Capacity
7

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

#8 — Volkswagen Jetta

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469 listings

Used Starting From
$2,995
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
6.5
Value
4.7
Looks/Style
6.4
Power
7.3
Back Seats
7.4
Family Car
9.9
Front Seats
7.8
Handling
5.6
Cargo Capacity
9.9

Based on 1,906 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#9 — Kia Forte

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75 listings

Used Starting From
$3,250
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
6.1
Value
8.2
Looks/Style
6.5
Power
5.6
Back Seats
9.2
Family Car
7.9
Front Seats
8.5
Handling
6.7
Cargo Capacity
7.7

Based on 1,251 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#10 — Hyundai Elantra

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375 listings

Used Starting From
$2,900
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
5.8
Value
6.4
Looks/Style
6.7
Power
5.8
Back Seats
5.9
Family Car
8.3
Front Seats
6.8
Handling
4.7
Cargo Capacity
7.3

Based on 1,775 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#11 — Hyundai Accent

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177 listings

Used Starting From
$2,900
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
5.7
Value
7.1
Looks/Style
5.8
Power
5.5
Back Seats
5.8
Family Car
7.8
Front Seats
7.2
Handling
5.2
Cargo Capacity
8

Based on 1,862 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#12 — Nissan Sentra

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223 listings

Used Starting From
$3,000
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
4.9
Value
6
Looks/Style
4.5
Power
5.6
Back Seats
6.2
Family Car
7
Front Seats
7.5
Handling
4.9
Cargo Capacity
7

Based on 1,391 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#13 — Subaru Impreza

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210 listings

Used Starting From
$2,850
Overall
4.9
Value
6.2
Looks/Style
4.4
Power
5.6
Back Seats
6.2
Family Car
9.6
Front Seats
9.1
Handling
6.4
Cargo Capacity
8.5

Based on 1,674 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#14 — Mazda MAZDA3

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412 listings

Used Starting From
$4,490
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
4.7
Value
6.8
Looks/Style
6
Power
6.9
Back Seats
5.5
Family Car
6.3
Front Seats
7.6
Handling
6.5
Cargo Capacity
5.6

Based on 1,295 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#15 — Kia Rio

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23 listings

Used Starting From
$4,900
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
4.5
Value
7.4
Looks/Style
6.1
Power
6.1
Back Seats
2.7
Family Car
5.5
Front Seats
7.3
Handling
5.5
Cargo Capacity
6.2

Based on 2,047 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#16 — Nissan Versa

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205 listings

Used Starting From
$3,250
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
4.4
Value
5.8
Looks/Style
5
Power
3.4
Back Seats
5.6
Family Car
7.4
Front Seats
5.3
Handling
3.4
Cargo Capacity
7.4

Based on 1,954 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#17 — Chevrolet Cruze

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710 listings

Used Starting From
$2,000
Overall
4.4
Value
7.1
Looks/Style
4.6
Power
5.8
Back Seats
5.4
Family Car
7.6
Front Seats
5.5
Handling
4.9
Cargo Capacity
6.7

Based on 1,505 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#18 — Honda Civic

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1,042 listings

Used Starting From
$3,998
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
4.1
Value
4
Looks/Style
4.1
Power
4.4
Back Seats
3.7
Family Car
4.5
Front Seats
4.5
Handling
3.1
Cargo Capacity
4.7

Based on 1,370 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#19 — Ford Focus

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709 listings

Used Starting From
$1,999
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
4
Value
4.8
Looks/Style
4.6
Power
5.2
Back Seats
4.5
Family Car
5.4
Front Seats
6.1
Handling
3.9
Cargo Capacity
5.8

Based on 1,516 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#20 — Ford Fiesta

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139 listings

Used Starting From
$2,999
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
4
Value
5.1
Looks/Style
3.3
Power
3.4
Back Seats
3.8
Family Car
5.9
Front Seats
5
Handling
3.4
Cargo Capacity
5.2

Based on 2,103 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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