Best 2012 Compact Sedans by Family Car

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#1 — Chevrolet Cruze

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1,199 listings

Used Starting From
$1,788
Family Car
10
Back Seats
8.4
Looks/Style
8.4
Power
8.8
Cargo Capacity
9.4
Value
8.7
Overall
7.9
Front Seats
7.3
Handling
7

Based on 1,419 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#2 — Subaru Impreza

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283 listings

Used Starting From
$3,399
Family Car
8.8
Back Seats
7.1
Looks/Style
6.5
Power
8.2
Cargo Capacity
8.6
Value
6.9
Overall
7.3
Front Seats
9.6
Handling
7.4

Based on 1,610 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#3 — Volkswagen Jetta

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754 listings

Used Starting From
$3,200
Compact Sedan Trims
Family Car
8.2
Back Seats
6.4
Looks/Style
6.5
Power
7.4
Cargo Capacity
9.1
Value
6.4
Overall
6.8
Front Seats
7.3
Handling
5.6

Based on 1,821 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#4 — Toyota Yaris

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96 listings

Used Starting From
$3,800
Compact Sedan Trims
Family Car
7.3
Back Seats
5.8
Looks/Style
6.8
Power
7.5
Cargo Capacity
8.4
Value
9.7
Overall
8.1
Front Seats
7.6
Handling
5.6

Based on 2,078 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#5 — Kia Forte

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161 listings

Used Starting From
$1,995
Compact Sedan Trims
Family Car
7.2
Back Seats
9.4
Looks/Style
8.3
Power
7
Cargo Capacity
7.7
Value
8
Overall
7.5
Front Seats
8.4
Handling
7.1

Based on 1,673 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#6 — Toyota Corolla

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516 listings

Used Starting From
$3,700
Compact Sedan Trims
Family Car
6.9
Back Seats
6.6
Looks/Style
4.5
Power
5.3
Cargo Capacity
6.7
Value
6.6
Overall
6.3
Front Seats
6.1
Handling
4.3

Based on 1,418 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#7 — Hyundai Accent

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202 listings

Used Starting From
$3,500
Compact Sedan Trims
Family Car
6.6
Back Seats
6.5
Looks/Style
6.5
Power
6.5
Cargo Capacity
8.3
Value
8.2
Overall
6.6
Front Seats
7.7
Handling
6.5

Based on 1,601 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#8 — Nissan Versa

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402 listings

Used Starting From
$2,472
Compact Sedan Trims
Family Car
6.5
Back Seats
5.7
Looks/Style
4.7
Power
3
Cargo Capacity
7.5
Value
4.7
Overall
3.4
Front Seats
3.8
Handling
3.4

Based on 1,577 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#9 — Chevrolet Sonic

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366 listings

Used Starting From
$2,100
Family Car
6.4
Back Seats
6
Looks/Style
7.9
Power
6.7
Cargo Capacity
7.3
Value
8
Overall
8
Front Seats
7
Handling
8.6

Based on 1,922 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#10 — Honda Civic

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1,465 listings

Used Starting From
$3,500
Compact Sedan Trims
Family Car
6.4
Back Seats
7.1
Looks/Style
5.8
Power
8.4
Cargo Capacity
6.4
Value
6.9
Overall
6.9
Front Seats
6.5
Handling
6.1

Based on 1,434 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#11 — Mitsubishi Lancer

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49 listings

Used Starting From
$3,981
Compact Sedan Trims
Family Car
6.3
Back Seats
8.7
Looks/Style
8.8
Power
7.2
Cargo Capacity
9.1
Value
8.4
Overall
7.8
Front Seats
9.2
Handling
9

Based on 2,353 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#12 — Ford Focus

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1,310 listings

Used Starting From
$1,800
Compact Sedan Trims
Family Car
6.3
Back Seats
6.4
Looks/Style
7.2
Power
7.1
Cargo Capacity
7.1
Value
5.7
Overall
4.2
Front Seats
6.6
Handling
5.9

Based on 1,452 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#13 — Hyundai Elantra

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538 listings

Used Starting From
$3,500
Family Car
6.2
Back Seats
5.7
Looks/Style
6.2
Power
4.8
Cargo Capacity
6.8
Value
6
Overall
5.6
Front Seats
6.7
Handling
4

Based on 1,672 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#14 — Mazda MAZDA3

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585 listings

Used Starting From
$2,000
Compact Sedan Trims
Family Car
5.7
Back Seats
7.6
Looks/Style
6.4
Power
8
Cargo Capacity
5.5
Value
7
Overall
4.8
Front Seats
8.8
Handling
7.7

Based on 1,536 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#15 — Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution

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18 listings

Used Starting From
$19,900
Compact Sedan Trims
Family Car
5.3
Back Seats
7.6
Looks/Style
9.8
Power
9.5
Cargo Capacity
5.7
Value
7.5
Overall
9.3
Front Seats
8.7
Handling
9.4

Based on 2,528 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#16 — Suzuki SX4

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47 listings

Used Starting From
$3,500
Family Car
5.1
Back Seats
7.9
Looks/Style
8.3
Power
5.8
Cargo Capacity
3.9
Value
8.7
Overall
8.5
Front Seats
5.9
Handling
8.1

Based on 1,744 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#17 — Kia Rio

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60 listings

Used Starting From
$2,800
Compact Sedan Trims
Family Car
5
Back Seats
3.2
Looks/Style
6.5
Power
6.9
Cargo Capacity
6
Value
7.8
Overall
5.1
Front Seats
7.2
Handling
6

Based on 1,944 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#18 — Ford Fiesta

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261 listings

Used Starting From
$1,599
Compact Sedan Trims
Family Car
4.4
Back Seats
3.6
Looks/Style
5
Power
3.6
Cargo Capacity
3.9
Value
4.3
Overall
3.5
Front Seats
4.9
Handling
4.7

Based on 2,346 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#19 — Nissan Sentra

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430 listings

Used Starting From
$2,900
Compact Sedan Trims
Family Car
4.3
Back Seats
5.1
Looks/Style
4.3
Power
4.7
Cargo Capacity
4.4
Value
6.5
Overall
5.3
Front Seats
5.9
Handling
3.9

Based on 1,421 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#20 — Subaru Impreza WRX

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78 listings

Used Starting From
$10,500
Compact Sedan Trims
Family Car
4.3
Back Seats
5.1
Looks/Style
7.1
Power
6.1
Cargo Capacity
7.2
Value
6.6
Overall
7.9
Front Seats
7.2
Handling
6.5

Based on 2,498 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#21 — Subaru Impreza WRX STI

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16 listings

Used Starting From
$16,995
Family Car
2.7
Back Seats
5.4
Looks/Style
8.7
Power
9
Cargo Capacity
6
Value
6.6
Overall
8.3
Front Seats
7.2
Handling
8

Based on 2,025 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

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