5 Best Small Cars Under $20,000 for 2017

Monday, August 15th, 2016 - Cars Under 20000

Are you thinking of purchasing a new small car? There are numerous choices of sedans, coupes, and hatchbacks that you can choose. However, not all of them meet your budget. If you are looking for a small car with affordable prices, here is a list of the best small cars under $20,000.

1. Honda Civic

Best Small Cars Under $20,000

Honda civic is the best small cars under $20,000. This sedan looks attractive from the outside and the inside. It has high quality build. Its interior is very impressive. It has nice trimmings and finishes. The base model is equipped with 1.8-L V-4 engine. This engine can generate power up to 140 hp. Its fuel mileage rating is at 29 mpg in the city and 41 mpg in the highway. This sedan is equipped with five-speed auto transmission. It is also equipped with several features such as USB and Bluetooth connection.

2. Subaru Impreza

Subaru Impreza

If you live in an area with harsh winter each year, Subaru Impreza is the best small car that will meet your need. This sedan is available in all-wheel drive terrain only so that you can drive this car smoothly when the road is slippery. It is also equipped with traction control to add safety in your ride. This car also has great entertainment features and safety features. Subaru Impreza is powered with 2-L V-4 engine that can produce 148 hp. Its mileage is 36 mpg on the highway and 27 mpg around town.

3. Volkswagen Jetta

Volkswagen Jetta

The best small car that is sold under $20,000 is the Volkswagen Jetta. This compact sedan offers you with spacious and comfortable cabin. Driving this car will enable you getting smooth and comfortable ride that you are looking for. The base model has 2-L V-4 engine that can produce 115 hp. Its mileage is rated at 24 mpg around town and 34 mpg on the highway.

4. Fiat 500

2015 Fiat 500

Fiat 500 is the best small car that is very affordable. Its design is very eye-catching and attractive. This hatchback is small. It has small cabin, so it will be too crowded if there are four people in the car. It is 1.4L engine can produce 101 hp. However, it offers you with excellent fuel mileage. Its mileage is rated at 30 mpg in the city. Meanwhile, on the highway, its mileage is rated at 38 mpg.

5. Hyundai Elantra

Hyundai Elantra

Hyundai Elantra is the best small car which is beautifully designed. It has attractive finishes on the outside and in the inside. This sedan offers you with quiet and smooth ride. The engine of this stylish car is a 1.8L four-cylinder engine. It can generate power up to 148 hp. The Hyundai Elantra also has Active Eco mode which can help you minimize the fuel consumption. It drinks up a gallon for a 40-mile ride on the highway and it drinks up a gallon for a 29-mile ride around town. This six-speed transmission sedan has great infotainment features. It is also equipped with advanced safety features such as rear sensors.