11 Best Compact Cars for the Money in 2020

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The Top 11 Best Compact Cars for the Money

If you are shopping for a car that is easy on your wallet, it’s natural to focus on its purchase price. But affordability extends beyond what you pay at the dealership. As a driver, you are responsible for insurance, taxes, repairs, and fuel. A car that seems like a great deal, but has poor fuel economy or a below-average predicted reliability rating, will cost you more in the long run.

Fortunately, the market teems with new compact cars that offer a great combination of value and quality. In the following article, we’ve ranked the top compacts currently on the market.

Note that our scores and rankings are updated frequently. This means that the scores included in this slideshow may not match the scores in our reviews.

Read on to see the 12 best compact cars for the money.

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