Best Compact Sedans

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#1 — Subaru Impreza

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1,362 listings

Starting MSRP
$18,495
Starting Invoice
$17,659
Avg New Price
$25,963
Used Starting From
$15,850
Overall
9.6
Looks/Style
10
Value
7.6
Power
5.3
Cargo Capacity
6.4
Handling
9.9
Front Seats
6.7
Family Car
8.7
Back Seats
8.4

Based on 609 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#2 — Subaru WRX

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721 listings

Starting MSRP
$26,995
Starting Invoice
$25,463
Avg New Price
$32,415
Used Starting From
$22,750
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
8.8
Looks/Style
5.7
Value
6.3
Power
8.9
Cargo Capacity
3.8
Handling
8.1
Front Seats
8.3
Family Car
3.8
Back Seats
5.1

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

#3 — Chevrolet Sonic

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2,153 listings

Starting MSRP
$15,295
Starting Invoice
$14,683
Avg New Price
$17,721
Used Starting From
$10,300
Overall
8.3
Looks/Style
6.5
Value
9
Power
6.4
Cargo Capacity
4.8
Handling
6.5
Front Seats
7.6
Family Car
5.2
Back Seats
5.1

Based on 1,200 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#4 — Mazda MAZDA3

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13,410 listings

Starting MSRP
$18,095
Starting Invoice
$17,319
Avg New Price
$22,282
Used Starting From
$13,988
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
8
Looks/Style
9.4
Value
7.7
Power
8.6
Cargo Capacity
6.3
Handling
9.6
Front Seats
10
Family Car
7.4
Back Seats
7.2

Based on 892 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#5 — Hyundai Accent

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1,201 listings

Starting MSRP
$14,995
Starting Invoice
$14,652
Avg New Price
$16,704
Used Starting From
$10,917
Overall
8
Looks/Style
7.7
Value
9.2
Power
5.3
Cargo Capacity
8.1
Handling
8.3
Front Seats
8.7
Family Car
7.8
Back Seats
7.4

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

#6 — Kia Forte

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3,710 listings

Starting MSRP
$16,800
Starting Invoice
$16,415
Avg New Price
$18,599
Used Starting From
$9,999
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
7.7
Looks/Style
6.8
Value
7.4
Power
7.3
Cargo Capacity
6
Handling
6.6
Front Seats
7.2
Family Car
5.5
Back Seats
6.9

Based on 573 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#7 — Hyundai Elantra

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15,200 listings

Starting MSRP
$16,950
Starting Invoice
$16,432
Avg New Price
$18,318
Used Starting From
$10,650
Overall
7.2
Looks/Style
6.4
Value
7.5
Power
8.3
Cargo Capacity
6.2
Handling
8
Front Seats
5.9
Family Car
6.6
Back Seats
5.2

Based on 439 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#8 — Toyota Corolla

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3,391 listings

Starting MSRP
$18,600
Starting Invoice
$17,577
Avg New Price
$21,317
Used Starting From
$11,900
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
6.8
Looks/Style
6.7
Value
8.1
Power
7.7
Cargo Capacity
8.5
Handling
7.1
Front Seats
6.5
Family Car
10
Back Seats
9.3

Based on 1,010 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#9 — Kia Rio

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1,103 listings

Starting MSRP
$13,900
Starting Invoice
$13,654
Avg New Price
$15,654
Used Starting From
$10,396
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
6.8
Looks/Style
6.7
Value
8.2
Power
6.7
Cargo Capacity
7.6
Handling
7.6
Front Seats
7.5
Family Car
6.6
Back Seats
6

Based on 564 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#10 — Subaru WRX STI

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448 listings

Starting MSRP
$36,095
Starting Invoice
$34,123
Avg New Price
$42,760
Used Starting From
$31,595
Overall
6.8
Looks/Style
6.8
Value
7.4
Power
7
Cargo Capacity
8.2
Handling
6.6
Front Seats
7.4
Family Car
4.5
Back Seats
6.5

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

#11 — Ford Fiesta

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10,284 listings

Starting MSRP
$14,205
Starting Invoice
$13,992
Avg New Price
$15,447
Used Starting From
$8,995
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
6.6
Looks/Style
5.2
Value
9
Power
6.9
Cargo Capacity
7.5
Handling
5.8
Front Seats
6.5
Family Car
8.8
Back Seats
5.8

Based on 1,611 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#12 — Ford Focus

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20,574 listings

Starting MSRP
$17,950
Starting Invoice
$17,323
Avg New Price
$18,101
Used Starting From
$9,991
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
6.5
Looks/Style
7.2
Value
8.8
Power
7.5
Cargo Capacity
7.8
Handling
5.7
Front Seats
8.9
Family Car
7.6
Back Seats
7

Based on 1,121 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#13 — Honda Civic

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18,979 listings

Starting MSRP
$18,940
Starting Invoice
$17,610
Avg New Price
$22,691
Used Starting From
$14,995
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
5.6
Looks/Style
6.5
Value
8
Power
8.3
Cargo Capacity
6.4
Handling
3.9
Front Seats
5.1
Family Car
7
Back Seats
6

Based on 663 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#14 — Chevrolet Cruze

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20,200 listings

Starting MSRP
$16,975
Starting Invoice
$16,890
Avg New Price
$19,643
Used Starting From
$9,799
Overall
5.6
Looks/Style
5.7
Value
5.6
Power
6
Cargo Capacity
5.9
Handling
4.6
Front Seats
7.3
Family Car
6.6
Back Seats
7.1

Based on 613 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#15 — Volkswagen Jetta

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1,210 listings

Starting MSRP
$18,645
Starting Invoice
$17,898
Avg New Price
$22,840
Used Starting From
$11,998
Overall
5.4
Looks/Style
5.5
Value
5.2
Power
8.2
Cargo Capacity
7.3
Handling
4.9
Front Seats
6.3
Family Car
6.4
Back Seats
6.6

Based on 1,676 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#16 — Toyota Yaris

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469 listings

Starting MSRP
$15,635
Starting Invoice
$15,010
Avg New Price
$18,094
Used Starting From
$13,998
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
3.9
Looks/Style
3.8
Value
5.1
Power
3.5
Cargo Capacity
4.4
Handling
4.7
Front Seats
4.2
Family Car
4.3
Back Seats
3.3

Based on 781 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#17 — Nissan Versa

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4,861 listings

Starting MSRP
$12,110
Starting Invoice
$11,819
Avg New Price
$15,343
Used Starting From
$8,995
Overall
3.2
Looks/Style
3.2
Value
5.6
Power
3.2
Cargo Capacity
4.9
Handling
4.2
Front Seats
5.6
Family Car
5.1
Back Seats
4.3

Based on 1,201 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#18 — Nissan Sentra

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7,794 listings

Starting MSRP
$16,990
Starting Invoice
$16,562
Avg New Price
$19,818
Used Starting From
$9,991
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
2.9
Looks/Style
3.2
Value
5.4
Power
3.4
Cargo Capacity
7.2
Handling
3.8
Front Seats
5.2
Family Car
7.3
Back Seats
5.8

Based on 1,024 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

Toyota Prius Prime

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3,203 listings

Starting MSRP
$27,300
Starting Invoice
$26,209
Avg New Price
$29,724
Used Starting From
$23,648

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