Best Compact Sedans

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#1 — Subaru Impreza

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4,521 listings

Starting MSRP
$18,695
Starting Invoice
$17,844
Avg New Price
$24,066
Used Starting From
$16,640
Overall
10
Handling
8.5
Looks/Style
8.3
Cargo Capacity
6.6
Value
9.2
Back Seats
10
Family Car
8.4
Front Seats
8.7
Power
6.7

Based on 615 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#2 — Kia Forte

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4,509 listings

Starting MSRP
$17,890
Starting Invoice
$17,263
Avg New Price
$18,768
Used Starting From
$10,995
Overall
8.4
Handling
9
Looks/Style
9
Cargo Capacity
9.9
Value
9.7
Back Seats
9.5
Family Car
10
Front Seats
9.7
Power
9

Based on 264 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#3 — Subaru WRX

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1,202 listings

Starting MSRP
$27,495
Starting Invoice
$25,925
Avg New Price
$31,662
Used Starting From
$24,619
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
8
Handling
8
Looks/Style
8
Cargo Capacity
7.6
Value
5.1
Back Seats
7.9
Family Car
6.4
Front Seats
9
Power
7.8

Based on 1,616 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#4 — Hyundai Accent

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1,264 listings

Starting MSRP
$15,295
Starting Invoice
$14,937
Avg New Price
$16,668
Used Starting From
$9,999
Overall
8
Handling
8.9
Looks/Style
8.3
Cargo Capacity
9.1
Value
9.2
Back Seats
8.1
Family Car
9.1
Front Seats
9.1
Power
5.6

Based on 798 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#5 — Volkswagen Jetta

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18,584 listings

Starting MSRP
$18,895
Starting Invoice
$18,139
Avg New Price
$21,867
Used Starting From
$12,991
Overall
7.8
Handling
5.5
Looks/Style
8.5
Cargo Capacity
6.7
Value
6.5
Back Seats
8.6
Family Car
9.5
Front Seats
6.5
Power
8.3

Based on 265 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#6 — Subaru WRX STI

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534 listings

Starting MSRP
$36,995
Starting Invoice
$34,960
Avg New Price
$40,110
Used Starting From
$32,950
Overall
7.7
Handling
9.6
Looks/Style
7.6
Cargo Capacity
8.3
Value
6.3
Back Seats
5.4
Family Car
6.4
Front Seats
7.1
Power
9.5

Based on 1,539 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#7 — Chevrolet Sonic

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2,506 listings

Starting MSRP
$16,720
Starting Invoice
$16,119
Avg New Price
$18,522
Used Starting From
$11,160
Overall
7.3
Handling
9.4
Looks/Style
8
Cargo Capacity
7.9
Value
8.3
Back Seats
6.1
Family Car
7.5
Front Seats
7
Power
6.6

Based on 1,800 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#8 — Mazda MAZDA3

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1,842 listings

Starting MSRP
$21,500
Starting Invoice
$20,565
Avg New Price
$24,508
Used Starting From
$16,000
Overall
5.7
Handling
7.7
Looks/Style
10
Cargo Capacity
3.3
Value
5.1
Back Seats
2.7
Family Car
2.9
Front Seats
8.4
Power
5.8

Based on 312 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#9 — Nissan Sentra

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20,150 listings

Starting MSRP
$19,090
Starting Invoice
$18,144
Avg New Price
$20,620
Used Starting From
$13,954
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
5.1
Handling
3.3
Looks/Style
5
Cargo Capacity
6.4
Value
6.2
Back Seats
4
Family Car
6.5
Front Seats
5.6
Power
3.4

Based on 64 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#10 — Kia Rio

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4,353 listings

Starting MSRP
$15,850
Starting Invoice
$15,382
Avg New Price
$15,943
Used Starting From
$10,147
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
5
Handling
7.7
Looks/Style
3.1
Cargo Capacity
6.4
Value
6.1
Back Seats
4.1
Family Car
3.8
Front Seats
5.8
Power
5.5

Based on 947 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#11 — Honda Civic

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38,898 listings

Starting MSRP
$20,000
Starting Invoice
$18,452
Avg New Price
$22,587
Used Starting From
$16,999
Overall
4.9
Handling
5.2
Looks/Style
5.9
Cargo Capacity
6.2
Value
4.7
Back Seats
5.3
Family Car
6.2
Front Seats
5.7
Power
5.9

Based on 798 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#12 — Toyota Corolla

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5,743 listings

Starting MSRP
$19,600
Starting Invoice
$18,522
Avg New Price
$22,606
Used Starting From
$11,531
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
4.2
Handling
4.8
Looks/Style
4.9
Cargo Capacity
6.2
Value
5
Back Seats
5.9
Family Car
6.2
Front Seats
5.5
Power
4.2

Based on 298 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#13 — Nissan Versa

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9,327 listings

Starting MSRP
$14,730
Starting Invoice
$14,365
Avg New Price
$17,165
Used Starting From
$10,990
Compact Sedan Trims
Overall
3.5
Handling
3.8
Looks/Style
3.8
Cargo Capacity
4.7
Value
4
Back Seats
4
Family Car
4.9
Front Seats
4
Power
3.5

Based on 246 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#14 — Hyundai Elantra

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14,960 listings

Starting MSRP
$19,300
Starting Invoice
$18,656
Avg New Price
$19,854
Used Starting From
$10,331
Overall
3.2
Handling
3.4
Looks/Style
2.5
Cargo Capacity
4.4
Value
5.5
Back Seats
3.8
Family Car
4.5
Front Seats
2.7
Power
5

Based on 64 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

Honda Insight

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1,715 listings

Starting MSRP
$22,930
Starting Invoice
$21,304
Avg New Price
$26,262
Used Starting From
$20,234

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Toyota Prius Prime

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671 listings

Starting MSRP
$27,900
Starting Invoice
$26,785
Avg New Price
$29,610
Used Starting From
$22,352

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Toyota Yaris

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664 listings

Starting MSRP
$15,650
Starting Invoice
$15,025
Avg New Price
$18,357
Used Starting From
$14,608
Compact Sedan Trims

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