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Top 10 best subcompact cars


View the top 10 best subcompact cars that are best value for money. These subcompact cars are selling relatively cheap, with good fuel economy and safety features, easy to drive, and with high ratings from many car tests. Subcompact cars were first famous in Japan and Europe and later on in America and other countries. The main reason it gains popularity is the size of the car and it has good fuel economy. Subcompact car length usually not exceeding 165 inches or 419.1 cm.

1. Mazda2. Previously known as Mazda Demio, Mazda 121, Mazda Metro, and also marketed under the nameplates Ford Festiva Mini Wagon. The Mazda2 is selling at an affordable price with fuel economy at 29 city/35 highway mpg. It is very cheerful like a cheerleader when park with other subcompact cars.

2. Honda Fit. It is also known as Honda Jazz. The car engine has 8 plugs. Together with Honda’s 7-speed technology, the car is very powerful, very jazzy, fun to drive, and make it one of a kind. Besides, the car has an excellent visibility. Fuel ecnomy: 27 city/33 highway mpg.

3. Chevrolet Aveo. Been in the market for almost a decade, the Chevrolet Aveo is selling in low price but with high fuel economy at 27 city/35 highway mpg. The interior has good design and enough headroom for tall people. It is the best subcompact cars for tall people.

4. Ford Fiesta. The Ford Fiesta has a long history way back in 1976. Millions of units has been sold worldwide. Although the car isn’t big, it has sporty driving dynamics and high fuel economy at 29 city/37 highway mpg. The only thing isn’t so good is the trunk and rear seat space is limited.

5. Kia Rio. The biggest attraction of Kia Rio is the low price tag and high fuel economy (28 city/34 highway mpg). Make it value for money. The least attraction of the car is poor crash-test results.

6. Nissan Juke. The Nissan Juke is very sporty look with sporty handling. Fuel economy at 27 city/32 highway mpg. Good for people who love sport compact cars.

7. Toyota Yaris. What can be found in a Toyota Corolla basically can be found in the Toyota Yaris, but with smaller size. The Toyota Yaris is frugal with petrol, fuel economy at 29 city/36 highway mpg. Make it one of the best subcompact cars ever.

8. Fiat 500. The Fiat 500 reborn again in 2007 with new design. Excellent fuel economy (30 city/38 highway mpg) that makes most of the drivers almost forget to refill the gas even pass by gas station.

9. Hyundai Accent. Hyundai Accent is one of the best compact cars made in Korea and also best cars for car buyers who aim for long warranty car. With 30 city/40 highway mpg, it is even one of the top choices for subcompact lovers.

10. Scion xD. The Scion xD comes with many safety features including 4-wheel ABS, head airbags, dual front side-mounted airbags, emergency braking assist, and many other safety features with good IIHS ratings like side impact test and rear crash protection. Make it one of the safest subcompact cars with good fuel economy at 27 city/33 highway mpg.

In conclusion, if a bigger car is needed, the best subcompact cars will never be the best in this situation. See also top 10 best compact cars and five best compact car models. It doesn’t really matter whether or not it is the top 10, the best car must be best suiting one’s condition then only it is the best.


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