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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2012 Suzuki SX4

Although it’s one of the few small cars available with all-wheel drive and offers generous cargo space, the 2012 Suzuki SX4 falls short with read more »

7.3SCORE

$6,126 - $8,242 AVG PRICE PAID

23 City / 33 Hwy MPG

7.3SCORE

$6,126 - $8,242 AVG PRICE PAID

23 City / 33 Hwy MPG

2010 Kia Rio

The 2010 Kia Rio has high fuel economy ratings, but with few standard features, a cramped interior and low safety scores, other 2010 small … read more »

7.3SCORE

$3,847 - $5,775 AVG PRICE PAID

28 City / 34 Hwy MPG

7.3SCORE

$3,847 - $5,775 AVG PRICE PAID

28 City / 34 Hwy MPG

2014 Mitsubishi Mirage

The 2014 Mitsubishi Mirage ranks low in its class due to a poor reliability rating, a shortage of passing power, and unpleasant handling.  read more »

7.2SCORE

$7,040 - $7,777 AVG PRICE PAID

34 City / 42 Hwy MPG

7.2SCORE

$7,040 - $7,777 AVG PRICE PAID

34 City / 42 Hwy MPG

2011 Smart Fortwo

Shoppers looking for a small city car should consider the 2011 Smart Fortwo, but you’ll have to compromise on cargo space and performance. read more »

7.2SCORE

$4,369 - $5,993 AVG PRICE PAID

33 City / 41 Hwy MPG

7.2SCORE

$4,369 - $5,993 AVG PRICE PAID

33 City / 41 Hwy MPG

2009 Dodge Caliber

The 2009 Dodge Caliber has lots of interior space and some innovative cargo features, but it ranks low in its class with an underpowered … read more »

7.2SCORE

$4,964 - $7,274 AVG PRICE PAID

24 City / 30 Hwy MPG

7.2SCORE

$4,964 - $7,274 AVG PRICE PAID

24 City / 30 Hwy MPG

2015 FIAT 500L

The 2015 Fiat 500L sits at the bottom of our used wagon rankings. Although it has an easy-to-use infotainment system, it trails the competit read more »

7.1SCORE

$9,844 - $12,425 AVG PRICE PAID

25 City / 33 Hwy MPG

7.1SCORE

$9,844 - $12,425 AVG PRICE PAID

25 City / 33 Hwy MPG

2012 Fiat 500

While some rivals are more spacious, test drivers said the 2012 Fiat 500 has nimble handling in the city and a lot of style. read more »

7.1SCORE

$6,344 - $9,221 AVG PRICE PAID

30 City / 38 Hwy MPG

7.1SCORE

$6,344 - $9,221 AVG PRICE PAID

30 City / 38 Hwy MPG

2010 Chevrolet Aveo

The 2010 Chevrolet Aveo's high points are a low price and good fuel economy, but its competitors are better in nearly every other way. read more »

7.1SCORE

$4,286 - $5,313 AVG PRICE PAID

27 City / 35 Hwy MPG

7.1SCORE

$4,286 - $5,313 AVG PRICE PAID

27 City / 35 Hwy MPG

2010 Dodge Caliber

The 2010 Dodge Caliber has a comfortable interior and plenty of space for cargo, but its low fuel economy and sluggish performance won’t ple read more »

7.1SCORE

$5,064 - $6,407 AVG PRICE PAID

23 City / 27 Hwy MPG

7.1SCORE

$5,064 - $6,407 AVG PRICE PAID

23 City / 27 Hwy MPG

2014 Mitsubishi Lancer

Despite its edgy handling and impressive high-performance trims, the 2014 Mitsubishi Lancer ranks poorly among compact cars. The list of rea read more »

7.0SCORE

$6,252 - $28,400 AVG PRICE PAID

26 City / 34 Hwy MPG

7.0SCORE

$6,252 - $28,400 AVG PRICE PAID

26 City / 34 Hwy MPG

2013 Ford Focus Electric

Reviewers liked the 2013 Ford Focus Electric’s strong acceleration and nimble handling, but said it has sensitive brakes, and its limited ba read more »

7.0SCORE

$8,066 AVG PRICE PAID

N/A MPG

7.0SCORE

$8,066 AVG PRICE PAID

N/A MPG

2012 Dodge Caliber

Reviewers weren’t very impressed with the 2012 Dodge Caliber, citing a lackluster engine, a noisy powertrain and poor fuel economy. read more »

7.0SCORE

$6,600 - $6,679 AVG PRICE PAID

24 City / 32 Hwy MPG

7.0SCORE

$6,600 - $6,679 AVG PRICE PAID

24 City / 32 Hwy MPG

2011 Chevrolet Aveo

The 2011 Chevrolet Aveo’s performance, interior and safety ratings are easily beat by competing small used cars. read more »

7.0SCORE

$4,273 - $5,185 AVG PRICE PAID

27 City / 35 Hwy MPG

7.0SCORE

$4,273 - $5,185 AVG PRICE PAID

27 City / 35 Hwy MPG

2016 Nissan Versa

The 2016 Nissan Versa sits near the bottom of our subcompact car rankings because of its disappointing performance and cut-rate interior mat read more »

6.9SCORE

$8,543 - $11,595 AVG PRICE PAID

27 City / 36 Hwy MPG

6.9SCORE

$8,543 - $11,595 AVG PRICE PAID

27 City / 36 Hwy MPG

2015 Chevrolet Spark

The 2015 Chevrolet Spark has a solid safety score, but a below-average reliability rating and passable performance sink this small car to th read more »

6.9SCORE

$6,800 - $10,291 AVG PRICE PAID

31 City / 39 Hwy MPG

6.9SCORE

$6,800 - $10,291 AVG PRICE PAID

31 City / 39 Hwy MPG

2014 Chevrolet Spark

The 2014 Chevrolet Spark has a good safety score and a low cost of ownership. A poor reliability score and a sparse interior, however, … read more »

6.9SCORE

$7,369 - $9,892 AVG PRICE PAID

31 City / 39 Hwy MPG

6.9SCORE

$7,369 - $9,892 AVG PRICE PAID

31 City / 39 Hwy MPG

2011 Hyundai Accent

The 2011 Hyundai Accent lacks the interior space and standard features you’ll find on higher-ranking 2011 small cars and comes with dismal s read more »

6.9SCORE

$2,704 - $6,157 AVG PRICE PAID

28 City / 34 Hwy MPG

6.9SCORE

$2,704 - $6,157 AVG PRICE PAID

28 City / 34 Hwy MPG

2009 Chevrolet Aveo

The 2009 Chevrolet Aveo has good fuel economy and respectable cargo space, but most 2009 small cars trump it with better performance, more s read more »

6.9SCORE

$4,036 - $4,927 AVG PRICE PAID

27 City / 34 Hwy MPG

6.9SCORE

$4,036 - $4,927 AVG PRICE PAID

27 City / 34 Hwy MPG

2015 FIAT 500

The 2015 Fiat 500 stands out in a crowded field with its playful styling and lively Abarth models. However, its safety and reliability ratin read more »

6.7SCORE

$8,782 - $13,260 AVG PRICE PAID

31 City / 40 Hwy MPG

6.7SCORE

$8,782 - $13,260 AVG PRICE PAID

31 City / 40 Hwy MPG

2011 Dodge Caliber

Reviewers said the 2011 Dodge Caliber drives like a truck, is underpowered, gets poor fuel economy and can’t match the cargo space of compet read more »

6.7SCORE

$5,333 - $6,354 AVG PRICE PAID

24 City / 32 Hwy MPG

6.7SCORE

$5,333 - $6,354 AVG PRICE PAID

24 City / 32 Hwy MPG

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