Best 2016 Compact Sedans by Value

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#1 — Kia Rio

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240 listings

Used Starting From
$5,200
Compact Sedan Trims
Value
9.9
Power
7.9
Handling
8
Front Seats
8.5
Cargo Capacity
6.7
Family Car
6.6
Looks/Style
7.6
Overall
6.7
Back Seats
4.9

Based on 1,258 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#2 — Volkswagen Jetta

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3,360 listings

Used Starting From
$5,495
Value
8.5
Power
9.3
Handling
8.9
Front Seats
8.2
Cargo Capacity
10
Family Car
9.5
Looks/Style
6.4
Overall
8.3
Back Seats
9.8

Based on 1,606 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#3 — Mitsubishi Lancer

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110 listings

Used Starting From
$6,995
Compact Sedan Trims
Value
8.1
Power
6.8
Handling
10
Front Seats
8.5
Cargo Capacity
8.6
Family Car
6
Looks/Style
8.3
Overall
7.9
Back Seats
8.9

Based on 2,106 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#4 — Kia Forte

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1,705 listings

Used Starting From
$5,390
Compact Sedan Trims
Value
7.8
Power
6
Handling
5.8
Front Seats
6.1
Cargo Capacity
5.1
Family Car
5.3
Looks/Style
5.8
Overall
7.9
Back Seats
5.7

Based on 693 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#5 — Honda Civic

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7,396 listings

Used Starting From
$7,950
Compact Sedan Trims
Value
7.3
Power
7.3
Handling
6.9
Front Seats
5.5
Cargo Capacity
5.9
Family Car
6.9
Looks/Style
5.6
Overall
6.1
Back Seats
7.7

Based on 668 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#6 — Toyota Corolla

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6,489 listings

Used Starting From
$6,999
Compact Sedan Trims
Value
7.2
Power
5.4
Handling
6.3
Front Seats
6.7
Cargo Capacity
6.8
Family Car
8.5
Looks/Style
5.6
Overall
7.1
Back Seats
8.3

Based on 1,266 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#7 — Hyundai Elantra

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1,721 listings

Used Starting From
$6,495
Value
7
Power
4.7
Handling
6.3
Front Seats
6
Cargo Capacity
7.6
Family Car
7.3
Looks/Style
6.9
Overall
6.4
Back Seats
8

Based on 1,402 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#8 — Dodge Dart

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1,024 listings

Used Starting From
$6,837
Value
7
Power
10
Handling
6.9
Front Seats
8.7
Cargo Capacity
7.9
Family Car
6.5
Looks/Style
9.1
Overall
8.7
Back Seats
8.4

Based on 1,334 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#9 — Ford Focus

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3,487 listings

Used Starting From
$5,995
Compact Sedan Trims
Value
6.9
Power
5.4
Handling
6.7
Front Seats
7.2
Cargo Capacity
6
Family Car
5.8
Looks/Style
5.3
Overall
6.3
Back Seats
5

Based on 1,277 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#10 — Scion iA

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588 listings

Used Starting From
$6,750
Compact Sedan Trims
Value
6.7
Power
3.7
Handling
6
Front Seats
5.8
Cargo Capacity
6
Family Car
4.2
Looks/Style
3.9
Overall
4.5
Back Seats
4.7

Based on 854 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#11 — Subaru Impreza

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1,109 listings

Used Starting From
$9,914
Value
6.7
Power
7
Handling
7.7
Front Seats
8.7
Cargo Capacity
8.2
Family Car
9.5
Looks/Style
5.9
Overall
7.4
Back Seats
7.9

Based on 1,293 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#12 — Mazda MAZDA3

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1,983 listings

Used Starting From
$6,995
Compact Sedan Trims
Value
6.4
Power
7.9
Handling
7.7
Front Seats
8.2
Cargo Capacity
5.2
Family Car
5.4
Looks/Style
8.1
Overall
8.4
Back Seats
5.4

Based on 1,068 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#13 — Nissan Sentra

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3,595 listings

Used Starting From
$6,495
Compact Sedan Trims
Value
6.3
Power
4.3
Handling
5.1
Front Seats
5.8
Cargo Capacity
5.2
Family Car
7.3
Looks/Style
4.7
Overall
4.2
Back Seats
6.9

Based on 1,375 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#14 — Hyundai Accent

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602 listings

Used Starting From
$5,990
Value
6.3
Power
3.6
Handling
6.5
Front Seats
4.8
Cargo Capacity
5.8
Family Car
5.7
Looks/Style
4.1
Overall
4.4
Back Seats
5.9

Based on 1,586 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#15 — Ford Fiesta

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890 listings

Used Starting From
$4,999
Compact Sedan Trims
Value
6.1
Power
4.8
Handling
5.8
Front Seats
4.9
Cargo Capacity
4.9
Family Car
5.6
Looks/Style
4.9
Overall
5.5
Back Seats
6.2

Based on 2,534 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#16 — Chevrolet Sonic

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352 listings

Used Starting From
$4,900
Value
6.1
Power
4.9
Handling
7.5
Front Seats
4.3
Cargo Capacity
5.8
Family Car
4.8
Looks/Style
3.7
Overall
6.1
Back Seats
4.9

Based on 1,737 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#17 — Subaru WRX STI

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237 listings

Used Starting From
$14,000
Value
5.8
Power
7.9
Handling
8.6
Front Seats
7.8
Cargo Capacity
6.9
Family Car
6.1
Looks/Style
7.4
Overall
8.1
Back Seats
6.5

Based on 1,237 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#18 — Chevrolet Cruze

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2,498 listings

Used Starting From
$7,870
Value
5
Power
3.7
Handling
3.5
Front Seats
7
Cargo Capacity
6.9
Family Car
7.1
Looks/Style
6.2
Overall
5.9
Back Seats
9

Based on 727 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#19 — Nissan Versa

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809 listings

Used Starting From
$4,668
Compact Sedan Trims
Value
4.4
Power
2.9
Handling
3.1
Front Seats
3.7
Cargo Capacity
6.9
Family Car
6.8
Looks/Style
4.3
Overall
4.4
Back Seats
6

Based on 1,566 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#20 — Toyota Yaris

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59 listings

Used Starting From
$7,980
Compact Sedan Trims
Value
4.2
Power
2.9
Handling
4.5
Front Seats
3.7
Cargo Capacity
3.7
Family Car
3.8
Looks/Style
3.3
Overall
3.8
Back Seats
3.7

Based on 952 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#21 — Subaru WRX

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469 listings

Used Starting From
$17,423
Compact Sedan Trims
Value
4.1
Power
7.5
Handling
8.7
Front Seats
7.1
Cargo Capacity
5.9
Family Car
5.4
Looks/Style
6.7
Overall
8.4
Back Seats
7

Based on 1,507 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

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