Best 2016 Compact Sedans by Handling

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#1 — Mitsubishi Lancer

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90 listings

Used Starting From
$5,000
Compact Sedan Trims
Handling
9.5
Cargo Capacity
9.1
Back Seats
9.7
Power
6.9
Value
8.8
Overall
8.1
Looks/Style
8.7
Family Car
6.7
Front Seats
8.6

Based on 2,444 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#2 — Chevrolet Sonic

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381 listings

Used Starting From
$4,000
Handling
9.4
Cargo Capacity
7.7
Back Seats
7.4
Power
6.8
Value
8.9
Overall
8.7
Looks/Style
8.3
Family Car
7.3
Front Seats
7.1

Based on 2,467 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#3 — Subaru WRX STI

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119 listings

Used Starting From
$21,644
Handling
9.2
Cargo Capacity
7.6
Back Seats
5.8
Power
9
Value
6.2
Overall
8.2
Looks/Style
7.2
Family Car
5.9
Front Seats
6.4

Based on 1,232 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#4 — Mazda MAZDA3

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841 listings

Used Starting From
$7,099
Compact Sedan Trims
Handling
7.8
Cargo Capacity
6.3
Back Seats
7.7
Power
7.3
Value
7.9
Overall
8.5
Looks/Style
7.8
Family Car
6.6
Front Seats
8.5

Based on 1,369 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#5 — Subaru WRX

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266 listings

Used Starting From
$13,999
Compact Sedan Trims
Handling
7.7
Cargo Capacity
6.8
Back Seats
8.5
Power
7.4
Value
5
Overall
8.7
Looks/Style
7.8
Family Car
5.7
Front Seats
8.3

Based on 1,812 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#6 — Subaru Impreza

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Handling
7.5
Cargo Capacity
8.6
Back Seats
8
Power
7.3
Value
7.3
Overall
7.2
Looks/Style
6.2
Family Car
9.7
Front Seats
8.8

Based on 1,624 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#7 — Dodge Dart

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649 listings

Used Starting From
$3,995
Handling
7.2
Cargo Capacity
7.1
Back Seats
9.3
Power
7.9
Value
7.3
Overall
8.1
Looks/Style
7.6
Family Car
6.1
Front Seats
8.1

Based on 1,489 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#8 — Hyundai Accent

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495 listings

Used Starting From
$4,981
Handling
6.8
Cargo Capacity
8.4
Back Seats
7.3
Power
6
Value
8.8
Overall
6.8
Looks/Style
6.4
Family Car
7.3
Front Seats
7.2

Based on 1,861 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#9 — Nissan Sentra

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1,130 listings

Used Starting From
$5,000
Compact Sedan Trims
Handling
6.3
Cargo Capacity
6.7
Back Seats
7.3
Power
5.6
Value
8.1
Overall
6.1
Looks/Style
6.2
Family Car
8.7
Front Seats
7.1

Based on 1,568 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#10 — Kia Rio

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207 listings

Used Starting From
$4,900
Compact Sedan Trims
Handling
6.2
Cargo Capacity
6
Back Seats
3.5
Power
6.3
Value
8.2
Overall
5.1
Looks/Style
6.2
Family Car
5.6
Front Seats
6.6

Based on 1,925 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#11 — Kia Forte

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802 listings

Used Starting From
$4,786
Compact Sedan Trims
Handling
6.1
Cargo Capacity
5.5
Back Seats
7.1
Power
5.7
Value
7.7
Overall
6.9
Looks/Style
4.1
Family Car
6.9
Front Seats
6.6

Based on 851 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#12 — Ford Focus

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2,008 listings

Used Starting From
$4,995
Compact Sedan Trims
Handling
5.8
Cargo Capacity
5.5
Back Seats
5.7
Power
5.9
Value
7.3
Overall
4.6
Looks/Style
4.9
Family Car
5.9
Front Seats
5.9

Based on 1,577 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#13 — Honda Civic

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2,178 listings

Used Starting From
$7,749
Compact Sedan Trims
Handling
5.7
Cargo Capacity
6
Back Seats
6.2
Power
6.1
Value
5.6
Overall
6.3
Looks/Style
6.1
Family Car
5.9
Front Seats
5.8

Based on 888 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#14 — Volkswagen Jetta

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1,446 listings

Used Starting From
$5,991
Handling
5.6
Cargo Capacity
9.1
Back Seats
6.7
Power
6.6
Value
6.8
Overall
6.5
Looks/Style
5.9
Family Car
9.1
Front Seats
6.6

Based on 1,877 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#15 — Scion iA

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197 listings

Used Starting From
$6,900
Compact Sedan Trims
Handling
5.6
Cargo Capacity
6.3
Back Seats
4.8
Power
3.7
Value
6.9
Overall
4.3
Looks/Style
4
Family Car
4.4
Front Seats
5.9

Based on 803 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#16 — Toyota Corolla

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1,953 listings

Used Starting From
$6,490
Compact Sedan Trims
Handling
4.9
Cargo Capacity
6.7
Back Seats
7.5
Power
4.6
Value
6.7
Overall
5.6
Looks/Style
4.3
Family Car
8.7
Front Seats
4.6

Based on 1,471 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#17 — Chevrolet Cruze

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980 listings

Used Starting From
$7,600
Handling
4.8
Cargo Capacity
6.4
Back Seats
7.4
Power
4.7
Value
6.2
Overall
5.3
Looks/Style
6
Family Car
6.4
Front Seats
6

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

#18 — Ford Fiesta

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914 listings

Used Starting From
$3,995
Compact Sedan Trims
Handling
4.8
Cargo Capacity
3.9
Back Seats
3.7
Power
3.3
Value
4.6
Overall
3.3
Looks/Style
4.6
Family Car
4.9
Front Seats
4.3

Based on 2,561 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#19 — Toyota Yaris

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38 listings

Used Starting From
$7,450
Compact Sedan Trims
Handling
4.4
Cargo Capacity
4.3
Back Seats
4.1
Power
3.1
Value
4.8
Overall
3.9
Looks/Style
3.6
Family Car
4.2
Front Seats
4

Based on 1,149 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#20 — Hyundai Elantra

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1,225 listings

Used Starting From
$5,900
Handling
3.8
Cargo Capacity
5.8
Back Seats
5.7
Power
4.9
Value
5.8
Overall
5
Looks/Style
6.1
Family Car
7.2
Front Seats
5.4

Based on 1,618 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#21 — Nissan Versa

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547 listings

Used Starting From
$4,737
Compact Sedan Trims
Handling
3.7
Cargo Capacity
7.5
Back Seats
6.2
Power
2.7
Value
5.1
Overall
3.4
Looks/Style
4.6
Family Car
7.2
Front Seats
3.5

Based on 2,084 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

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