Best Used Hatchbacks under $10K for 2020

View the best used hatchbacks priced under $10,000. Then read our used car reviews, compare specs and features, and find used hatchbacks for sale in your area. All Rankings »

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2009 Hyundai Accent

The 2009 Hyundai Accent is a basic commuter car with good fuel economy, but its performance and crash test ratings can’t keep up with … read more »

7.6SCORE

$2,973 - $5,671 AVG PRICE PAID

27 City / 33 Hwy MPG

7.6SCORE

$2,973 - $5,671 AVG PRICE PAID

27 City / 33 Hwy MPG

2009 Nissan Cube

The 2009 Nissan Cube has bold styling and a spacious interior, but may not appeal to everyone. read more »

7.6SCORE

$5,127 - $6,106 AVG PRICE PAID

24 City / 29 Hwy MPG

7.6SCORE

$5,127 - $6,106 AVG PRICE PAID

24 City / 29 Hwy MPG

2009 Nissan Versa

The 2009 Nissan Versa has decent power, good safety scores and a very roomy interior, but competitors have more standard features. read more »

7.6SCORE

$3,781 - $5,545 AVG PRICE PAID

26 City / 31 Hwy MPG

7.6SCORE

$3,781 - $5,545 AVG PRICE PAID

26 City / 31 Hwy MPG

2009 Smart Fortwo

The 2009 Smart Fortwo’s tiny footprint and outstanding fuel economy make it a tempting choice for city driving, but its sluggish acceleratio read more »

7.6SCORE

$2,933 - $5,601 AVG PRICE PAID

33 City / 41 Hwy MPG

7.6SCORE

$2,933 - $5,601 AVG PRICE PAID

33 City / 41 Hwy MPG

2009 Suzuki SX4

With a model line that includes a crossover with all-wheel drive, the 2009 Suzuki SX4 has a model to suit almost everyone. However, this … read more »

7.6SCORE

$5,095 - $7,938 AVG PRICE PAID

22 City / 30 Hwy MPG

7.6SCORE

$5,095 - $7,938 AVG PRICE PAID

22 City / 30 Hwy MPG

2017 Nissan Versa

An anemic engine, poor driving dynamics, and bad press result in the 2017 Nissan Versa ranking near the bottom of the subcompact car class. read more »

7.5SCORE

N/A AVG PRICE PAID

27 City / 36 Hwy MPG

7.5SCORE

N/A AVG PRICE PAID

27 City / 36 Hwy MPG

2013 Hyundai Veloster

With its distinctive profile and well-equipped cabin, the 2013 Hyundai Veloster looks to be sporty and fun. However, its performance isn't a read more »

7.5SCORE

$9,157 - $11,424 AVG PRICE PAID

27 City / 37 Hwy MPG

7.5SCORE

$9,157 - $11,424 AVG PRICE PAID

27 City / 37 Hwy MPG

2012 Kia Soul

While some rivals offer more cargo space, the 2012 Kia Soul impressed reviewers with its comfortable ride and roomy back seat. read more »

7.5SCORE

$7,013 - $9,171 AVG PRICE PAID

25 City / 30 Hwy MPG

7.5SCORE

$7,013 - $9,171 AVG PRICE PAID

25 City / 30 Hwy MPG

2011 Volvo C30

The 2011 Volvo C30 offers classic styling, great safety scores and an attractive, well-equipped interior. However, if you need a lot of pass read more »

7.5SCORE

$8,798 - $13,220 AVG PRICE PAID

21 City / 29 Hwy MPG

7.5SCORE

$8,798 - $13,220 AVG PRICE PAID

21 City / 29 Hwy MPG

2010 Subaru Impreza

The 2010 Subaru Impreza is one of the only cars in the class with standard all-wheel drive, but with lower fuel economy ratings than … read more »

7.5SCORE

$7,056 - $10,499 AVG PRICE PAID

20 City / 26 Hwy MPG

7.5SCORE

$7,056 - $10,499 AVG PRICE PAID

20 City / 26 Hwy MPG

2016 FIAT 500L

The 2016 Fiat 500L has a tame engine, unimpressive handling, low safety scores, and an interior filled with hard plastics and flimsy control read more »

7.4SCORE

$8,981 - $15,485 AVG PRICE PAID

25 City / 33 Hwy MPG

7.4SCORE

$8,981 - $15,485 AVG PRICE PAID

25 City / 33 Hwy MPG

2013 Mitsubishi Lancer

Reviewers said the 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer’s upper trims offer powerful engines and are tuned for the track, but they were disappointed with read more »

7.4SCORE

$8,254 - $24,951 AVG PRICE PAID

25 City / 34 Hwy MPG

7.4SCORE

$8,254 - $24,951 AVG PRICE PAID

25 City / 34 Hwy MPG

2012 Hyundai Veloster

While reviewers said it could use more power, the 2012 Hyundai Veloster won points with critics for its upscale cabin and long list of … read more »

7.4SCORE

$8,210 - $8,906 AVG PRICE PAID

27 City / 37 Hwy MPG

7.4SCORE

$8,210 - $8,906 AVG PRICE PAID

27 City / 37 Hwy MPG

2012 Volkswagen Beetle

The redesigned 2012 Volkswagen Beetle has an eye-catching design, but critics said many rival small cars deliver more driving excitement and read more »

7.4SCORE

$6,335 - $12,011 AVG PRICE PAID

22 City / 31 Hwy MPG

7.4SCORE

$6,335 - $12,011 AVG PRICE PAID

22 City / 31 Hwy MPG

2011 Toyota Yaris

With excellent fuel economy ratings and, lots of standard safety features, the 2011 Toyota Yaris is a smart choice for shoppers who want a … read more »

7.4SCORE

$6,188 - $7,362 AVG PRICE PAID

29 City / 36 Hwy MPG

7.4SCORE

$6,188 - $7,362 AVG PRICE PAID

29 City / 36 Hwy MPG

2014 FIAT 500

The 2014 Fiat 500 ranks in the bottom half of its class due to its below-average reliability and mediocre safety scores. The 500’s cabin … read more »

7.3SCORE

$7,518 - $11,998 AVG PRICE PAID

31 City / 40 Hwy MPG

7.3SCORE

$7,518 - $11,998 AVG PRICE PAID

31 City / 40 Hwy MPG

2014 Nissan Versa

The Nissan Versa has a roomy interior and good cargo space, but it ranks at the back of its class due to its cheap-feeling … read more »

7.3SCORE

$6,835 - $8,466 AVG PRICE PAID

27 City / 36 Hwy MPG

7.3SCORE

$6,835 - $8,466 AVG PRICE PAID

27 City / 36 Hwy MPG

2013 Chevrolet Spark

An underpowered engine and poor reliability push the used 2013 Chevrolet Spark toward the bottom of our rankings. However, it has one of the read more »

7.3SCORE

$6,543 - $7,677 AVG PRICE PAID

32 City / 38 Hwy MPG

7.3SCORE

$6,543 - $7,677 AVG PRICE PAID

32 City / 38 Hwy MPG

2013 Suzuki SX4

Used 2013 Suzuki SX4s sit near the bottom of the class because of below-average reliability and poor safety scores. The SX4 is similarly und read more »

7.3SCORE

$7,202 - $9,026 AVG PRICE PAID

23 City / 33 Hwy MPG

7.3SCORE

$7,202 - $9,026 AVG PRICE PAID

23 City / 33 Hwy MPG

2012 Mitsubishi Lancer

Reviewers said the 2012 Mitsubishi Lancer has a low-rent interior and tight seating compared with other small cars, as well as tepid acceler read more »

7.3SCORE

$7,739 - $12,367 AVG PRICE PAID

25 City / 34 Hwy MPG

7.3SCORE

$7,739 - $12,367 AVG PRICE PAID

25 City / 34 Hwy MPG

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