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#1 Honda Civic Image View Photos
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2012 Honda Civic

The 2012 Honda Civic is a high-ranking compact car, thanks to its comfortable interior, refined ride and handling, strong reliability rating, and great safety ... Read full review »

9.1
$6,625 - $12,032
28 City / 36 Hwy
9.1
$6,625 - $12,032
28 City / 36 Hwy
#2 Honda Fit Image View Photos
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2012 Honda Fit

The 2012 Honda Fit has strong fuel economy ratings, and reviewers praised its large and versatile cargo hold, agile handling and fun-to-drive personality. Read full review »

8.9
$7,101 - $9,027
27 City / 33 Hwy
8.9
$7,101 - $9,027
27 City / 33 Hwy
#2 Nissan Leaf Image View Photos
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2012 Nissan Leaf

The 2012 Nissan Leaf is environmentally friendly, but a lot of car buyers may find its limited range and cramped interior hard to live with. Read full review »

8.9
$12,139 - $12,836
N/A
8.9
$12,139 - $12,836
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#4 Chevrolet Volt Image View Photos
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2012 Chevrolet Volt

With a well-constructed interior, swift acceleration and decent handling for a hybrid, critics agreed that the 2012 Chevrolet Volt is a good car for ... Read full review »

8.8
$9,506
35 City / 40 Hwy
8.8
$9,506
35 City / 40 Hwy
#4 Scion xD Image View Photos
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2012 Scion xD

Although they liked how easy it is to maneuver in tight spaces, reviewers said that most rivals deliver better performance and have a more ... Read full review »

8.8
$7,183 - $7,536
27 City / 33 Hwy
8.8
$7,183 - $7,536
27 City / 33 Hwy
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#4 Toyota Prius Image View Photos
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2012 Toyota Prius

The 2012 Toyota Prius has excellent fuel economy, lots of cargo space and a long list of standard features, though reviewers agreed that it ... Read full review »

8.8
$9,542 - $11,754
51 City / 48 Hwy
8.8
$9,542 - $11,754
51 City / 48 Hwy
#7 Toyota Prius c Image View Photos
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2012 Toyota Prius c

Critics said the 2012 Toyota Prius c isn’t especially fast or thrilling to drive, but is a solid choice if you’re after an incredibly ... Read full review »

8.7
$7,414 - $8,733
53 City / 46 Hwy
8.7
$7,414 - $8,733
53 City / 46 Hwy
#7 Volkswagen Golf Image View Photos
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2012 Volkswagen Golf

With reviewer-liked engines and sporty, composed handling, the 2012 Volkswagen Golf is a formidable choice among small cars. Read full review »

8.7
$5,546 - $9,580
23 City / 33 Hwy
8.7
$5,546 - $9,580
23 City / 33 Hwy
#9 Chevrolet Cruze Image View Photos
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2012 Chevrolet Cruze

With an upscale cabin, a sporty, yet comfortable, ride and excellent gas mileage in higher trims, reviewers said the 2012 Chevrolet Cruze is a ... Read full review »

8.5
$6,807 - $8,635
25 City / 36 Hwy
8.5
$6,807 - $8,635
25 City / 36 Hwy
#10 Honda Civic Hybrid Image View Photos
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2012 Honda Civic Hybrid

Test drivers said the 2012 Honda Civic Hybrid offers a spacious cabin and a comfortable ride, but plenty of competitors have classier cabins. Read full review »

8.4
$8,342 - $9,221
44 City / 44 Hwy
8.4
$8,342 - $9,221
44 City / 44 Hwy
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#10 Mazda Mazda2 Image View Photos
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2012 Mazda Mazda2

Sharp handling sets the 2012 Mazda2 apart, reviewers said, but some rival subcompacts offer more cargo space and better fuel economy. Read full review »

8.4
$5,804 - $6,670
29 City / 35 Hwy
8.4
$5,804 - $6,670
29 City / 35 Hwy
#10 Mazda Mazda3 Image View Photos
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2012 Mazda Mazda3

Reviewers were impressed with the 2012 Mazda3’s attractive interior, nimble handling and available Skyactiv engine. Read full review »

8.4
$6,084 - $9,947
25 City / 33 Hwy
8.4
$6,084 - $9,947
25 City / 33 Hwy
#10 Toyota Corolla Image View Photos
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2012 Toyota Corolla

The 2012 Toyota Corolla has good safety scores and a comfortable ride, but reviewers said a bland driving experience and dull interior design make ... Read full review »

8.4
$8,005 - $9,308
27 City / 34 Hwy
8.4
$8,005 - $9,308
27 City / 34 Hwy
#10 Toyota Yaris Image View Photos
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2012 Toyota Yaris

While the 2012 Toyota Yaris has comfortable front seats, reviewers said that some competing small cars are more fun to drive. Read full review »

8.4
$6,963 - $8,184
30 City / 38 Hwy
8.4
$6,963 - $8,184
30 City / 38 Hwy
#15 Hyundai Accent Image View Photos
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2012 Hyundai Accent

Test drivers said the 2012 Hyundai Accent is a practical commuter car that offers a good-looking cabin and a comfortable ride. Read full review »

8.3
$5,863 - $7,068
28 (Est) City / 37 (Est) Hwy
8.3
$5,863 - $7,068
28 (Est) City / 37 (Est) Hwy
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#15 Kia Rio Image View Photos
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2012 Kia Rio

The redesigned 2012 Kia Rio is thrifty with fuel, and reviewers praised its athletic handling and upscale cabin. Read full review »

8.3
$5,471 - $8,126
29 City / 37 Hwy
8.3
$5,471 - $8,126
29 City / 37 Hwy
#15 Scion xB Image View Photos
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2012 Scion xB

While some 2012 small cars get better gas mileage, reviewers liked the 2012 Scion xB’s spacious cabin, ample cargo space and numerous standard features. Read full review »

8.3
$7,555 - $7,969
22 City / 28 Hwy
8.3
$7,555 - $7,969
22 City / 28 Hwy
#18 Ford Fiesta Image View Photos
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2012 Ford Fiesta

Reviewers said the 2012 Ford Fiesta’s athletic handling and upscale interior put it a notch above many subcompact cars. Read full review »

8.2
$4,992 - $6,496
28 City / 38 Hwy
8.2
$4,992 - $6,496
28 City / 38 Hwy
#18 Honda CR-Z Image View Photos
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2012 Honda CR-Z

While some hybrids are more spacious and use less fuel, reviewers said the 2012 Honda CR-Z offers terrific handling and a smooth ride. Read full review »

8.2
$7,051 - $8,406
31 (Est) City / 37 (Est) Hwy
8.2
$7,051 - $8,406
31 (Est) City / 37 (Est) Hwy
#18 Kia Forte Image View Photos
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2012 Kia Forte

Reviewers said the 2012 Kia Forte offers a large trunk and a cabin that’s chock full of tech features, but some rivals are more ... Read full review »

8.2
$5,995 - $8,504
25 City / 34 Hwy
8.2
$5,995 - $8,504
25 City / 34 Hwy
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