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#1 Kia Soul Image View Photos
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2017 Kia Soul

The 2017 Kia Soul ranks among the best in a very competitive class. The Soul has outstanding seating and cargo space, a high predicted ... Read full review »

9.0
$13,139 - $21,207
25 City / 30 Hwy
9.0
$13,139 - $21,207
25 City / 30 Hwy
#1 Toyota Prius Image View Photos
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2016 Toyota Prius

The 2016 Toyota Prius ranks at the top of its class, thanks to its refined ride and handling, handsome interior, generous cargo space, and ... Read full review »

9.0
$18,993 - $22,565
54 City / 50 Hwy
9.0
$18,993 - $22,565
54 City / 50 Hwy
#1 Volkswagen Golf Image View Photos
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2016 Volkswagen Golf

The 2016 Volkswagen Golf ranks among the best compact cars when it comes to poised performance and posh interiors. However, its average predicted reliability ... Read full review »

9.0
$11,696 - $30,623
25 (Est) City / 37 (Est) Hwy
9.0
$11,696 - $30,623
25 (Est) City / 37 (Est) Hwy
#4 Buick Verano Image View Photos
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2016 Buick Verano

The 2016 Buick Verano offers a calm ride, an excellent predicted reliability rating, and a hushed cabin made with high-quality materials. It's one of ... Read full review »

8.8
$12,913 - $17,886
21 City / 32 Hwy
8.8
$12,913 - $17,886
21 City / 32 Hwy
#4 Honda Civic Image View Photos
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2015 Honda Civic

The 2015 Honda Civic earns its spot as one of the best compact cars thanks to its high-quality, comfortable cabin and strong reliability rating.  Read full review »

8.8
$12,543 - $18,290
28 City / 36 Hwy
8.8
$12,543 - $18,290
28 City / 36 Hwy
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#4 Toyota Prius Image View Photos
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2015 Toyota Prius

The 2015 Toyota Prius earns exceptional fuel efficiency ratings and boasts cargo space that rivals larger vehicles. But it’s not perfect. Its steering provides ... Read full review »

8.8
$14,700 - $16,544
51 City / 48 Hwy
8.8
$14,700 - $16,544
51 City / 48 Hwy
#7 Honda Civic Image View Photos
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2016 Honda Civic

The 2016 Honda Civic ranks among the best used compact cars thanks to an upscale interior, pleasant handling, and excellent safety scores. In addition, ... Read full review »

8.7
$14,615 - $20,058
27 City / 40 Hwy
8.7
$14,615 - $20,058
27 City / 40 Hwy
#7 Honda Fit Image View Photos
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2016 Honda Fit

As one of the most well-rounded models in the class, the 2016 Honda Fit is right at home among the best subcompact cars on ... Read full review »

8.7
$12,955 - $17,309
29 City / 37 Hwy
8.7
$12,955 - $17,309
29 City / 37 Hwy
#7 Kia Soul Image View Photos
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2016 Kia Soul

The 2016 Kia Soul ranks near the top of the very competitive 2016 compact car class. The Soul has roomy seating and cargo space, ... Read full review »

8.7
$11,706 - $25,711
24 City / 30 Hwy
8.7
$11,706 - $25,711
24 City / 30 Hwy
#7 Buick Verano Image View Photos
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2015 Buick Verano

The 2015 Buick Verano ranks among the best used compact cars thanks to its upscale interior and excellent reliability and safety scores. Performance, however, ... Read full review »

8.7
$11,547 - $16,380
21 City / 32 Hwy
8.7
$11,547 - $16,380
21 City / 32 Hwy
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#11 Honda Civic Image View Photos
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2017 Honda Civic

Outstanding safety scores, a spacious cabin and cargo hold, and driving dynamics that are both engaging and comfortable land the 2017 Honda Civic near ... Read full review »

8.6
$15,678 - $24,028
31 City / 40 Hwy
8.6
$15,678 - $24,028
31 City / 40 Hwy
#11 Honda Fit Image View Photos
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2017 Honda Fit

The 2017 Honda Fit’s upscale interior, great safety scores, and versatile cargo area help it rank among the best vehicles in the subcompact car ... Read full review »

8.6
$13,820 - $15,972
29 City / 36 Hwy
8.6
$13,820 - $15,972
29 City / 36 Hwy
#11 Toyota Prius Image View Photos
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2017 Toyota Prius

The 2017 Toyota Prius’ refined ride, nimble handling, above-average predicted reliability rating, and nicely equipped interior earn it a position near the top of ... Read full review »

8.6
$14,830 - $24,213
54 City / 50 Hwy
8.6
$14,830 - $24,213
54 City / 50 Hwy
#11 Toyota Prius Prime Image View Photos
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2017 Toyota Prius Prime

The 2017 Toyota Prius Prime is a plug-in hybrid that stacks up well against the best in the compact cars class. It has an ... Read full review »

8.6
$24,192 - $29,663
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8.6
$24,192 - $29,663
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#11 Chevrolet Volt Image View Photos
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2016 Chevrolet Volt

The 2016 Chevrolet Volt sits near the top of our compact car rankings. The Volt has a premium interior, top-flight safety scores, a substantial ... Read full review »

8.6
$19,324 - $22,405
43 City / 42 Hwy
8.6
$19,324 - $22,405
43 City / 42 Hwy
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#11 Mazda Mazda3 Image View Photos
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2016 Mazda Mazda3

The 2016 Mazda3 ranks near the top of the compact car class because it has an upscale interior, athletic performance, and top-tier safety scores. Read full review »

8.6
$12,911 - $19,859
29 City / 41 Hwy
8.6
$12,911 - $19,859
29 City / 41 Hwy
#11 Mazda Mazda3 Image View Photos
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2015 Mazda Mazda3

The 2015 Mazda3 ranks near the top of the class thanks to its athletic performance, premium cabin, and above-average crash test scores. Read full review »

8.6
$10,734 - $16,733
29 City / 41 Hwy
8.6
$10,734 - $16,733
29 City / 41 Hwy
#11 Volkswagen GTI Image View Photos
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2015 Volkswagen GTI

The cliché "good things comes in small packages" could have been written with the 2015 Volkswagen GTI in mind. It combines a powerful engine, ... Read full review »

8.6
$15,856 - $20,738
25 City / 34 Hwy
8.6
$15,856 - $20,738
25 City / 34 Hwy
#11 Volkswagen GTI Image View Photos
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2014 Volkswagen GTI

The 2014 Volkswagen GTI offers thrilling hot-hatch performance unmatched by nearly all competitors. Its performance and upscale, roomy cabin position it in the top ... Read full review »

8.6
$13,337 - $16,439
21 City / 31 Hwy
8.6
$13,337 - $16,439
21 City / 31 Hwy
#20 Buick Verano Image View Photos
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2017 Buick Verano

The 2017 Buick Verano has a smooth ride, good safety scores, and great predicted reliability. The rear seats are cramped and tech features are ... Read full review »

8.5
$13,922 - $17,823
21 City / 31 Hwy
8.5
$13,922 - $17,823
21 City / 31 Hwy
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