Best vehicles under $20,000

Last reviewed: April 2011

All models are recommended. Pricing includes automatic transmission and typical options. Listed alphabetically.

Make & model MSRP
Honda Fit (base) $16,650
Hyundai Elantra GLS 18,445
Hyundai Elantra Touring GLS 19,475
Kia Forte EX 18,540
Kia Soul Plus 17,690
Mazda3 i Touring (sedan) 19,745
Nissan Sentra 2.0 SL 19,710
Nissan Versa 1.8 S (sedan) 16,825
Scion xB 18,817
Scion xD 16,620
Subaru Impreza 2.5i 19,220
Suzuki SX4 Crossover Technology 19,994
Toyota Corolla LE 18,404
Toyota Matrix (base, 1.8L) 19,620