Best 2018 Compact Sedans

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#1 — Subaru Impreza

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1,098 listings

Starting MSRP
$18,495
Starting Invoice
$17,659
Avg New Price
$26,394
Used Starting From
$14,455
Overall
9.6
Power
5.7
Looks/Style
9.5
Back Seats
8.1
Handling
10
Value
7.7
Cargo Capacity
6.3
Front Seats
7
Family Car
9.5

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

#2 — Subaru WRX

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426 listings

Starting MSRP
$26,995
Starting Invoice
$25,463
Avg New Price
$32,812
Used Starting From
$20,984
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
9.5
Power
10
Looks/Style
6.4
Back Seats
6
Handling
9.2
Value
5.4
Cargo Capacity
4.8
Front Seats
9.7
Family Car
5.2

Based on 384 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#3 — Kia Forte

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2,458 listings

Starting MSRP
$16,800
Starting Invoice
$16,415
Avg New Price
$18,619
Used Starting From
$10,484
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
9.3
Power
8.5
Looks/Style
6.9
Back Seats
7.6
Handling
5.6
Value
8.8
Cargo Capacity
9
Front Seats
8
Family Car
8.7

Based on 580 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#4 — Mazda MAZDA3

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7,975 listings

Starting MSRP
$18,095
Starting Invoice
$17,319
Avg New Price
$22,029
Used Starting From
$9,991
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
8.5
Power
8.9
Looks/Style
9.8
Back Seats
5.6
Handling
9.6
Value
8.3
Cargo Capacity
7.2
Front Seats
10
Family Car
7.4

Based on 980 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#5 — Chevrolet Sonic

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957 listings

Starting MSRP
$15,295
Starting Invoice
$14,683
Avg New Price
$17,393
Used Starting From
$9,561
Overall
8.3
Power
7.3
Looks/Style
5.7
Back Seats
4.6
Handling
6.9
Value
8.8
Cargo Capacity
6.3
Front Seats
6.6
Family Car
5.6

Based on 1,735 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#6 — Subaru WRX STI

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246 listings

Starting MSRP
$36,095
Starting Invoice
$34,123
Avg New Price
$42,383
Used Starting From
$28,941
Overall
8.2
Power
8.6
Looks/Style
7.6
Back Seats
7.5
Handling
7.9
Value
8.9
Cargo Capacity
9.1
Front Seats
8.9
Family Car
6.3

Based on 384 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#7 — Kia Rio

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763 listings

Starting MSRP
$13,900
Starting Invoice
$13,654
Avg New Price
$15,739
Used Starting From
$10,290
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
8.1
Power
5.4
Looks/Style
4.8
Back Seats
4.4
Handling
8.4
Value
9.5
Cargo Capacity
8.5
Front Seats
8.6
Family Car
5.5

Based on 405 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#8 — Hyundai Accent

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566 listings

Starting MSRP
$14,995
Starting Invoice
$14,652
Avg New Price
$16,890
Used Starting From
$10,800
Overall
7.8
Power
5.3
Looks/Style
7.3
Back Seats
7.1
Handling
8.5
Value
9.1
Cargo Capacity
8.2
Front Seats
8.9
Family Car
8.3

Based on 407 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#9 — Ford Focus

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8,414 listings

Starting MSRP
$17,950
Starting Invoice
$17,323
Avg New Price
$17,780
Used Starting From
$9,298
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
7
Power
9
Looks/Style
6.7
Back Seats
5.8
Handling
7.1
Value
8.3
Cargo Capacity
7.2
Front Seats
7.8
Family Car
7.2

Based on 1,118 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#10 — Chevrolet Cruze

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9,078 listings

Starting MSRP
$16,975
Starting Invoice
$16,890
Avg New Price
$20,661
Used Starting From
$9,999
Overall
6.9
Power
6.7
Looks/Style
7.2
Back Seats
9.4
Handling
6.5
Value
8.2
Cargo Capacity
7.3
Front Seats
8.8
Family Car
7.1

Based on 605 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#11 — Volkswagen Jetta

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667 listings

Starting MSRP
$18,645
Starting Invoice
$17,898
Avg New Price
$22,971
Used Starting From
$10,694
Overall
6.3
Power
8.3
Looks/Style
5.7
Back Seats
9.5
Handling
6.7
Value
6.4
Cargo Capacity
8.4
Front Seats
9.2
Family Car
7.3

Based on 1,314 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#12 — Ford Fiesta

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3,421 listings

Starting MSRP
$14,205
Starting Invoice
$13,992
Avg New Price
$15,768
Used Starting From
$7,995
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
5.5
Power
6.2
Looks/Style
5
Back Seats
5.3
Handling
5.5
Value
7.6
Cargo Capacity
5.5
Front Seats
6.2
Family Car
6.7

Based on 2,541 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#13 — Honda Civic

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4,604 listings

Starting MSRP
$18,940
Starting Invoice
$17,610
Avg New Price
$24,213
Used Starting From
$13,091
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
5.2
Power
6.5
Looks/Style
5.3
Back Seats
5.4
Handling
3.5
Value
6.5
Cargo Capacity
4.6
Front Seats
4.6
Family Car
6.5

Based on 633 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#14 — Toyota Corolla

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4,326 listings

Starting MSRP
$18,600
Starting Invoice
$17,577
Avg New Price
$20,668
Used Starting From
$10,391
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
5
Power
5.8
Looks/Style
5.3
Back Seats
8
Handling
5.3
Value
7.8
Cargo Capacity
8
Front Seats
6.7
Family Car
8.1

Based on 1,026 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#15 — Hyundai Elantra

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4,488 listings

Starting MSRP
$16,950
Starting Invoice
$16,432
Avg New Price
$19,262
Used Starting From
$10,498
Overall
4.8
Power
5.3
Looks/Style
4.1
Back Seats
4.2
Handling
6.2
Value
6.7
Cargo Capacity
4.3
Front Seats
3.9
Family Car
6.6

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

#16 — Nissan Versa

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2,874 listings

Starting MSRP
$12,110
Starting Invoice
$11,819
Avg New Price
$15,494
Used Starting From
$8,850
Overall
4.2
Power
4.6
Looks/Style
4
Back Seats
5
Handling
4.8
Value
6.8
Cargo Capacity
7
Front Seats
6
Family Car
7

Based on 1,170 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#17 — Toyota Yaris

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201 listings

Starting MSRP
$15,635
Starting Invoice
$15,010
Avg New Price
$18,196
Used Starting From
$11,997
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
3.9
Power
3.5
Looks/Style
3.5
Back Seats
3.2
Handling
4.8
Value
5
Cargo Capacity
4.4
Front Seats
4.4
Family Car
4.6

Based on 838 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#18 — Nissan Sentra

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2,659 listings

Starting MSRP
$16,990
Starting Invoice
$16,562
Avg New Price
$19,585
Used Starting From
$8,925
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
2.7
Power
4.1
Looks/Style
3.5
Back Seats
6.5
Handling
3.8
Value
5.6
Cargo Capacity
7.8
Front Seats
5.3
Family Car
7.6

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

Toyota Prius Prime

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362 listings

Starting MSRP
$27,300
Starting Invoice
$26,209
Avg New Price
$30,807
Used Starting From
$20,999

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