Best Compact Sedans

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#1 — Subaru Impreza

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11,459 listings

Starting MSRP
$18,495
Starting Invoice
$17,659
Avg New Price
$24,145
Used Starting From
$15,118
Overall
9.8
Handling
10
Value
6.8
Front Seats
7.1
Power
5.6
Family Car
8.6
Looks/Style
10
Cargo Capacity
6.2
Back Seats
9.1

Based on 300 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#2 — Chevrolet Sonic

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6,293 listings

Starting MSRP
$15,295
Starting Invoice
$14,683
Avg New Price
$18,666
Used Starting From
$10,535
Overall
8.9
Handling
7.2
Value
9.1
Front Seats
8.6
Power
6.5
Family Car
6.5
Looks/Style
7.3
Cargo Capacity
6.4
Back Seats
5.5

Based on 1,510 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#3 — Mazda MAZDA3

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13,217 listings

Starting MSRP
$18,095
Starting Invoice
$17,319
Avg New Price
$21,800
Used Starting From
$15,498
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
8.3
Handling
8.7
Value
8.2
Front Seats
8.6
Power
9.6
Family Car
5.2
Looks/Style
9.1
Cargo Capacity
6.2
Back Seats
7.1

Based on 780 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#4 — Ford Focus

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41,839 listings

Starting MSRP
$17,950
Starting Invoice
$17,323
Avg New Price
$18,479
Used Starting From
$10,999
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
8.1
Handling
7.9
Value
9.1
Front Seats
9.2
Power
7.2
Family Car
7.5
Looks/Style
7.2
Cargo Capacity
8.5
Back Seats
8.4

Based on 898 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#5 — Kia Forte

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15,431 listings

Starting MSRP
$16,800
Starting Invoice
$16,415
Avg New Price
$18,493
Used Starting From
$12,020
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
7.9
Handling
7.9
Value
8.3
Front Seats
8.6
Power
6.9
Family Car
4.3
Looks/Style
6.2
Cargo Capacity
7.1
Back Seats
7

Based on 489 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#6 — Hyundai Accent

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4,103 listings

Starting MSRP
$14,995
Starting Invoice
$14,652
Avg New Price
$16,354
Used Starting From
$9,321
Overall
7.8
Handling
8.1
Value
8.2
Front Seats
8.7
Power
4.6
Family Car
7.4
Looks/Style
7.4
Cargo Capacity
8
Back Seats
7.8

Based on 248 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#7 — Toyota Corolla

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18,321 listings

Starting MSRP
$18,600
Starting Invoice
$17,577
Avg New Price
$20,114
Used Starting From
$12,491
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
7.2
Handling
6.5
Value
6.9
Front Seats
6.7
Power
7.2
Family Car
9.2
Looks/Style
6.9
Cargo Capacity
7.7
Back Seats
8.4

Based on 889 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#8 — Subaru WRX

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2,592 listings

Starting MSRP
$26,995
Starting Invoice
$25,463
Avg New Price
$31,437
Used Starting From
$23,493
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
7
Handling
6.6
Value
4.2
Front Seats
6.9
Power
7.1
Family Car
4.1
Looks/Style
4.3
Cargo Capacity
4.1
Back Seats
4.5

Based on 215 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#9 — Ford Fiesta

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10,234 listings

Starting MSRP
$14,205
Starting Invoice
$13,992
Avg New Price
$15,610
Used Starting From
$8,991
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
6.9
Handling
5.7
Value
8.1
Front Seats
6.2
Power
6.7
Family Car
7.3
Looks/Style
4.8
Cargo Capacity
5.5
Back Seats
5.8

Based on 1,817 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#10 — Subaru WRX STI

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1,217 listings

Starting MSRP
$36,095
Starting Invoice
$34,123
Avg New Price
$42,037
Used Starting From
$31,600
Overall
6.7
Handling
6.7
Value
6.6
Front Seats
7.4
Power
6.5
Family Car
4.2
Looks/Style
6.6
Cargo Capacity
7.8
Back Seats
6.8

Based on 428 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#11 — Honda Civic

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18,206 listings

Starting MSRP
$18,940
Starting Invoice
$17,610
Avg New Price
$22,643
Used Starting From
$16,693
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
5.9
Handling
5.8
Value
6
Front Seats
6.4
Power
7.5
Family Car
7.3
Looks/Style
6.6
Cargo Capacity
6.9
Back Seats
7

Based on 652 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#12 — Hyundai Elantra

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29,546 listings

Starting MSRP
$16,950
Starting Invoice
$16,432
Avg New Price
$18,601
Used Starting From
$10,888
Overall
5.8
Handling
7
Value
5.6
Front Seats
4.3
Power
7.5
Family Car
5.3
Looks/Style
4.8
Cargo Capacity
5.5
Back Seats
4.6

Based on 367 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#13 — Volkswagen Jetta

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1,737 listings

Starting MSRP
$18,645
Starting Invoice
$17,898
Avg New Price
$21,371
Used Starting From
$12,495
Overall
5.5
Handling
6.4
Value
6.2
Front Seats
7.6
Power
9.2
Family Car
8.4
Looks/Style
5
Cargo Capacity
9.8
Back Seats
8.7

Based on 1,090 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#14 — Nissan Sentra

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30,207 listings

Starting MSRP
$16,990
Starting Invoice
$16,562
Avg New Price
$19,014
Used Starting From
$11,900
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
4.2
Handling
5.4
Value
6.4
Front Seats
6.8
Power
3.5
Family Car
7.1
Looks/Style
3.8
Cargo Capacity
8.9
Back Seats
6.6

Based on 945 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#15 — Toyota Yaris

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526 listings

Starting MSRP
$15,635
Starting Invoice
$15,010
Avg New Price
$18,028
Used Starting From
$12,340
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
4
Handling
4.6
Value
4.7
Front Seats
4.5
Power
3.2
Family Car
4.3
Looks/Style
3.7
Cargo Capacity
4.3
Back Seats
3.6

Based on 649 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#16 — Chevrolet Cruze

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42,948 listings

Starting MSRP
$16,975
Starting Invoice
$16,890
Avg New Price
$20,024
Used Starting From
$9,506
Overall
3.7
Handling
3
Value
5
Front Seats
6.3
Power
4.5
Family Car
7.3
Looks/Style
3.6
Cargo Capacity
4.8
Back Seats
6.8

Based on 483 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#17 — Nissan Versa

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8,513 listings

Starting MSRP
$12,110
Starting Invoice
$11,819
Avg New Price
$14,892
Used Starting From
$8,491
Overall
3.6
Handling
3.8
Value
5.1
Front Seats
3.9
Power
3.7
Family Car
4.8
Looks/Style
3.3
Cargo Capacity
5.8
Back Seats
5

Based on 956 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

Kia Rio

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2,821 listings

Starting MSRP
$13,900
Starting Invoice
$13,654
Avg New Price
$15,757
Used Starting From
$9,834
Compact Sedan Trims

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Toyota Prius Prime

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4,344 listings

Starting MSRP
$27,300
Starting Invoice
$26,209
Avg New Price
$30,108
Used Starting From
$25,532

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