Best Used Subcompact Cars $10K to $15K for 2020

View the best used subcompact cars priced between $10,000 and $15,000. Then read our used car reviews, compare specs and features, and find used subcompact cars for sale in your area. All Rankings »

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2018 Kia Rio

Spirited driving dynamics, a comfortable interior with user-friendly features, and an outstanding predicted reliability rating are among the read more »

8.8SCORE

$12,076 - $13,955 AVG PRICE PAID

29 City / 37 Hwy MPG

8.8SCORE

$12,076 - $13,955 AVG PRICE PAID

29 City / 37 Hwy MPG

2017 Chevrolet Sonic

The 2017 Chevrolet Sonic sits near the top of its class because it has excellent safety and predicted reliability ratings. This Chevy also h read more »

8.8SCORE

$10,313 - $13,504 AVG PRICE PAID

25 City / 33 Hwy MPG

8.8SCORE

$10,313 - $13,504 AVG PRICE PAID

25 City / 33 Hwy MPG

2016 Scion iA

Great gas mileage estimates, excellent reliability and safety scores, and an upscale cabin are some of factors that place the 2016 Scion iA read more »

8.8SCORE

$10,829 - $11,596 AVG PRICE PAID

31 City / 41 Hwy MPG

8.8SCORE

$10,829 - $11,596 AVG PRICE PAID

31 City / 41 Hwy MPG

2017 Toyota Yaris iA

The 2017 Toyota Yaris iA ranks near the top of its class on the strength of its excellent predicted reliability and safety ratings. It … read more »

8.7SCORE

$12,831 - $14,121 AVG PRICE PAID

32 City / 40 Hwy MPG

8.7SCORE

$12,831 - $14,121 AVG PRICE PAID

32 City / 40 Hwy MPG

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 more »

8.6SCORE

$11,892 - $13,941 AVG PRICE PAID

29 City / 37 Hwy MPG

8.6SCORE

$11,892 - $13,941 AVG PRICE PAID

29 City / 37 Hwy MPG

2013 Toyota Prius c

The 2013 Toyota Prius c is a hybrid car that sits near the top of its class. It can travel far on a single … read more »

8.6SCORE

$10,009 - $10,617 AVG PRICE PAID

53 City / 46 Hwy MPG

8.6SCORE

$10,009 - $10,617 AVG PRICE PAID

53 City / 46 Hwy MPG

2014 Toyota Prius c

The 2014 Toyota Prius c’s excellent reliability rating, outstanding fuel economy estimates, and substantial cargo space make it one of the h read more »

8.5SCORE

$10,843 - $11,702 AVG PRICE PAID

53 City / 46 Hwy MPG

8.5SCORE

$10,843 - $11,702 AVG PRICE PAID

53 City / 46 Hwy MPG

2019 Chevrolet Sonic

The 2019 Chevrolet Sonic ranks near the top of our used subcompact car class. It offers a spacious cabin, athletic handling, and an excellen read more »

8.4SCORE

$12,557 - $18,876 AVG PRICE PAID

26 City / 34 Hwy MPG

8.4SCORE

$12,557 - $18,876 AVG PRICE PAID

26 City / 34 Hwy MPG

2018 Hyundai Accent

The 2018 Hyundai Accent ranks in the top half of the subcompact car class, thanks in part to its good safety and predicted reliability … read more »

8.4SCORE

$12,882 - $14,255 AVG PRICE PAID

28 City / 38 Hwy MPG

8.4SCORE

$12,882 - $14,255 AVG PRICE PAID

28 City / 38 Hwy MPG

2017 Kia Rio

The 2017 Kia Rio ranks near the top of the subcompact car class thanks to its upscale interior and all-around good performance. read more »

8.4SCORE

$10,692 - $14,251 AVG PRICE PAID

27 City / 36 Hwy MPG

8.4SCORE

$10,692 - $14,251 AVG PRICE PAID

27 City / 36 Hwy MPG

2015 Honda Fit

The 2015 Honda Fit offers nimble handling, strong safety scores, and a highly versatile cabin. It ranks high in the subcompact car class. read more »

8.4SCORE

$11,643 - $13,702 AVG PRICE PAID

33 City / 41 Hwy MPG

8.4SCORE

$11,643 - $13,702 AVG PRICE PAID

33 City / 41 Hwy MPG

2019 Hyundai Accent

The 2019 Hyundai Accent ranks in the top third of the subcompact car class. It has a gentle ride, a spacious cabin, a good … read more »

8.3SCORE

$13,828 - $15,548 AVG PRICE PAID

28 City / 38 Hwy MPG

8.3SCORE

$13,828 - $15,548 AVG PRICE PAID

28 City / 38 Hwy MPG

2018 Chevrolet Sonic

The 2018 Chevrolet Sonic ranks near the top of the subcompact car class thanks to its large cargo capacity, many standard features, roomy ca read more »

8.3SCORE

$11,448 - $16,814 AVG PRICE PAID

25 City / 34 Hwy MPG

8.3SCORE

$11,448 - $16,814 AVG PRICE PAID

25 City / 34 Hwy MPG

2018 Ford Fiesta

Nimble handling and a potent performance-oriented trim help the 2018 Ford Fiesta stand out in its class, but cramped rear seats and a small read more »

8.3SCORE

$12,303 - $19,279 AVG PRICE PAID

27 City / 35 Hwy MPG

8.3SCORE

$12,303 - $19,279 AVG PRICE PAID

27 City / 35 Hwy MPG

2013 MINI Cooper

The Mini Cooper has go-kart-like handling and muscular engine options, but its limited interior space downgrades this sport-tuned subcompact read more »

8.3SCORE

$9,317 - $15,878 AVG PRICE PAID

29 City / 37 Hwy MPG

8.3SCORE

$9,317 - $15,878 AVG PRICE PAID

29 City / 37 Hwy MPG

2019 Kia Rio

The 2019 Kia Rio finishes in the top half of our subcompact car rankings. It's more fun to drive than some rivals, and it … read more »

8.1SCORE

$13,100 - $14,440 AVG PRICE PAID

28 City / 37 Hwy MPG

8.1SCORE

$13,100 - $14,440 AVG PRICE PAID

28 City / 37 Hwy MPG

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 more »

8.1SCORE

$7,985 - $11,439 AVG PRICE PAID

31 City / 37 Hwy MPG

8.1SCORE

$7,985 - $11,439 AVG PRICE PAID

31 City / 37 Hwy MPG

2017 Hyundai Accent

Despite having an above-average predicted reliability rating, the 2017 Hyundai Accent ranks midpack in its class. Its safety scores are the read more »

8.0SCORE

$11,224 - $12,419 AVG PRICE PAID

26 City / 36 Hwy MPG

8.0SCORE

$11,224 - $12,419 AVG PRICE PAID

26 City / 36 Hwy MPG

2016 Hyundai Accent

The 2016 Hyundai Accent has a cushioned ride and is available in a spacious hatchback model. Still, it ranks midpack among subcompact cars b read more »

8.0SCORE

$9,951 - $10,839 AVG PRICE PAID

27 City / 38 Hwy MPG

8.0SCORE

$9,951 - $10,839 AVG PRICE PAID

27 City / 38 Hwy MPG

2015 Honda CR-Z

The 2015 Honda CR-Z’s ranks in the top third of the subcompact car class, thanks to its swift acceleration, sporty handling, and slick trans read more »

8.0SCORE

$9,257 - $14,120 AVG PRICE PAID

36 City / 39 Hwy MPG

8.0SCORE

$9,257 - $14,120 AVG PRICE PAID

36 City / 39 Hwy MPG

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