Best 2012 Compact Sedans by Power

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#1 — Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution

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18 listings

Used Starting From
$19,900
Compact Sedan Trims
Power
9.7
Overall
9.5
Back Seats
7.9
Front Seats
8.8
Family Car
5.4
Looks/Style
9.8
Value
7.5
Handling
9.6
Cargo Capacity
5.6

Based on 2,208 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#2 — Chevrolet Cruze

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1,193 listings

Used Starting From
$1,788
Power
8.9
Overall
8
Back Seats
8.4
Front Seats
7.6
Family Car
10
Looks/Style
8.3
Value
8.7
Handling
7.1
Cargo Capacity
9.5

Based on 1,472 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#3 — Subaru Impreza WRX STI

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15 listings

Used Starting From
$16,995
Power
8.9
Overall
8.4
Back Seats
5.7
Front Seats
7.2
Family Car
2.8
Looks/Style
8.6
Value
6.7
Handling
7.9
Cargo Capacity
5.9

Based on 1,520 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#4 — Mazda MAZDA3

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577 listings

Used Starting From
$2,000
Compact Sedan Trims
Power
8
Overall
4.7
Back Seats
7.6
Front Seats
8.8
Family Car
5.5
Looks/Style
6.1
Value
7
Handling
7.7
Cargo Capacity
5.7

Based on 1,586 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#5 — Subaru Impreza

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289 listings

Used Starting From
$3,399
Power
8
Overall
7
Back Seats
7.2
Front Seats
9.4
Family Car
9
Looks/Style
6.1
Value
7
Handling
7.2
Cargo Capacity
8.5

Based on 1,607 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#6 — Honda Civic

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1,475 listings

Used Starting From
$3,500
Compact Sedan Trims
Power
7.8
Overall
6.5
Back Seats
6.9
Front Seats
6.1
Family Car
6.3
Looks/Style
5.1
Value
6.8
Handling
5.7
Cargo Capacity
6.4

Based on 1,478 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#7 — Toyota Yaris

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98 listings

Used Starting From
$3,800
Compact Sedan Trims
Power
7.5
Overall
8.2
Back Seats
6.1
Front Seats
7.7
Family Car
7.6
Looks/Style
6.8
Value
9.8
Handling
5.6
Cargo Capacity
8.3

Based on 2,228 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#8 — Volkswagen Jetta

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756 listings

Used Starting From
$3,200
Compact Sedan Trims
Power
7.3
Overall
6.5
Back Seats
6.4
Front Seats
7.3
Family Car
8.2
Looks/Style
6.1
Value
6.5
Handling
5.4
Cargo Capacity
9.1

Based on 1,842 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#9 — Mitsubishi Lancer

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51 listings

Used Starting From
$3,981
Compact Sedan Trims
Power
7.2
Overall
7.7
Back Seats
8.8
Front Seats
9.2
Family Car
6.3
Looks/Style
8.6
Value
8.4
Handling
9
Cargo Capacity
8.9

Based on 2,010 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#10 — Ford Focus

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1,329 listings

Used Starting From
$1,800
Compact Sedan Trims
Power
7.1
Overall
4.1
Back Seats
6.1
Front Seats
6.6
Family Car
6.2
Looks/Style
6.8
Value
5.8
Handling
6
Cargo Capacity
7.3

Based on 1,585 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#11 — Kia Forte

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162 listings

Used Starting From
$1,995
Compact Sedan Trims
Power
6.9
Overall
7.4
Back Seats
9.5
Front Seats
8.6
Family Car
7.3
Looks/Style
8.1
Value
8
Handling
7.1
Cargo Capacity
7.6

Based on 1,706 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#12 — Kia Rio

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60 listings

Used Starting From
$2,800
Compact Sedan Trims
Power
6.8
Overall
4.9
Back Seats
3.3
Front Seats
7
Family Car
5.3
Looks/Style
6.2
Value
7.9
Handling
5.9
Cargo Capacity
6

Based on 1,525 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#13 — Chevrolet Sonic

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362 listings

Used Starting From
$2,100
Power
6.7
Overall
8
Back Seats
6.1
Front Seats
7
Family Car
6.5
Looks/Style
7.8
Value
8
Handling
8.6
Cargo Capacity
7.2

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

#14 — Hyundai Accent

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214 listings

Used Starting From
$3,500
Compact Sedan Trims
Power
6.6
Overall
6.6
Back Seats
6.6
Front Seats
7.8
Family Car
6.8
Looks/Style
6.4
Value
8.3
Handling
6.6
Cargo Capacity
8.5

Based on 1,704 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#15 — Subaru Impreza WRX

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80 listings

Used Starting From
$10,500
Compact Sedan Trims
Power
6.2
Overall
7.8
Back Seats
5.1
Front Seats
7.2
Family Car
4.2
Looks/Style
7
Value
6.5
Handling
6.6
Cargo Capacity
7.1

Based on 1,846 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#16 — Suzuki SX4

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49 listings

Used Starting From
$3,500
Power
5.8
Overall
8.5
Back Seats
8.2
Front Seats
6
Family Car
5.1
Looks/Style
8.3
Value
8.7
Handling
8.2
Cargo Capacity
3.8

Based on 1,764 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#17 — Toyota Corolla

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529 listings

Used Starting From
$3,700
Compact Sedan Trims
Power
5.6
Overall
6.7
Back Seats
7
Front Seats
6.2
Family Car
7.2
Looks/Style
4.5
Value
6.9
Handling
4.5
Cargo Capacity
6.8

Based on 1,406 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#18 — Nissan Sentra

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441 listings

Used Starting From
$2,900
Compact Sedan Trims
Power
5
Overall
5.4
Back Seats
5.2
Front Seats
6.1
Family Car
4.4
Looks/Style
4.4
Value
6.8
Handling
4.1
Cargo Capacity
4.4

Based on 1,492 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#19 — Hyundai Elantra

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540 listings

Used Starting From
$3,500
Power
4.8
Overall
5.6
Back Seats
5.6
Front Seats
6.7
Family Car
6.3
Looks/Style
5.9
Value
6.1
Handling
4
Cargo Capacity
6.9

Based on 1,710 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#20 — Ford Fiesta

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261 listings

Used Starting From
$1,599
Compact Sedan Trims
Power
3.6
Overall
3.3
Back Seats
3.5
Front Seats
4.9
Family Car
4.3
Looks/Style
4.8
Value
4.3
Handling
4.6
Cargo Capacity
3.8

Based on 2,243 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

#21 — Nissan Versa

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403 listings

Used Starting From
$2,472
Compact Sedan Trims
Power
3.2
Overall
3.3
Back Seats
5.7
Front Seats
3.8
Family Car
6.6
Looks/Style
4.6
Value
4.8
Handling
3.5
Cargo Capacity
7.6

Based on 1,745 user rankings. Driven or own this vehicle? Rank this vehicle to share your opinion.

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