The Cheapest Cars in Their Classes
With automotive industry expanding daily and lots of new marks and companies appearing every other month it is hard to monitor every single model that is released. However, if you know what you are looking for, then everything is easier. Right now, we are looking for the cheapest combinations of the price and quality. The prices of the vehicles differ greatly not only according to their performance abilities, design or brand, but class as well. You would not expect the best supercar to cost same as the best sedan. Therefore, we will pick a class and name two cheapest cars in that category. Below we will present cheapest, yet some of the best cars in their classes.
In hatchbacks, the number one most affordable car on our lists is Chevrolet Spark, price for which starts from $13,000. This hatchback has GPS and other special features that guarantee comfort on the long rides. Chevrolet Sparks has a spacious cabin and cargo area. The car has a great secure handling and intuitive multimedia system. There are also electrically powered versions of Chevrolet Sparks available in California and Oregon.
Next on the list is a four-door Honda Fit, with a rather spacy trunk. The prices for new Fit start at $16,500. The car comes with integrated GPS and other technological features like Multi-Angle Rearview Camera for extra safety. Honda Fit 2015 is named a TOP SAFETY PICK by the IIHS.
Sedan is one of the most popular types of car when it comes to everyday life. Consequently, the market here is the most competitive. KIA Rio is an ideal choice when one is looking for the mix of the quality and price. The car is perfect for those who pay attention to the comfort; the steering wheel has tilt-adjust function and in addition to that, the vehicle offers handy 60:40 split folding 2nd row seats for the true convenience. The price for this great KIA model starts at $14,000. Second sedan that stands out with its price is Nissan Versa. The car is not only cheap, but also very sophisticated and beautiful in its design. This car is also rather comfortable and offers quite spacey backseat legroom. KIA Rio might be better equipped, but Versa definitely wins when it comes to the looks and it is cheaper as well. The price for Nissan Versa starts at $11,900.
The cheapest coupe on the market nowadays is probably KIA Forte. With this model you can easily impress the crowd, but at the same time it will not cost you a fortune. The model is unique in its design and offers an economical deal with a 2.0 engine. Forte offers great ride quality and quietness during the journey. It also has wide adjustment range for front seats. KIA Forte is a car for consumer of all ages. The price for this amazing coupe starts from $17,400. Another cheap coupe is Honda Civic, which is an all-time favorite for many. Some of the remarkable features of this vehicle include new multimedia system and Lane Watch monitor. What makes Honda Civic even more desirable is that it offers hybrid and natural-gas versions. Not only is this Honda model well-equipped, but it is also very fuel efficient. Overall, it is a great blend of style, performance and luxury. Technologically Honda coupe beats KIA Forte, but pricewise Civic is more expensive, but only by $1000.
The cheapest SUV on today’s market is an American model. Jeep Wrangler costs around $22,000 and is known for its outstanding strength and maneuvering. If any other car can take you to a specific place, the Jeep Wrangler can go there as well. You can cover some of the toughest roads with this jeep. Jeep Wrangler has an amazing 285 horse power V-6 engine. This jeep also has a convertible roof, which makes it a perfect ride all year round. With its iconic design and “super powers” Jeep vehicles have always been some of the most desirable ones on the market.
Toyota Rav 4 is one of the most popular SUVs of all times and the best among the useful family vehicles; it happens to be one of the cheapest ones as well. This popular SUV has a powerful 2.5-liter, 176 horse power inline 4 and a six-speed automatic transmission. Toyota Rav 4 comes with great features like moon roof, Entune audio system, Smart Key remote, and automatic dual-zone air conditioning. The vehicle is offered in LE, XLE and Limited trim levels. This Toyota model is super powerful, efficient and cheap at the same time. The price for Toyota Rav 4 starts from $25,000.
Cheap and supercar is not a combination you will hear often, but there are some brands on the market that try to make the dreams of many come true. It is not always required to pay millions of dollars to become a proud owner of a supercar. Dodge for example offers us its amazing Viper SRT only for $97,000. Viper models are built on the bases of Ferrari 458 and are some of the fastest among the supercars. They also stand out with their high level of comfort compared to other vehicles in this class. Another affordable supercar in the industry is Nissan GTR, price for which is approximately $100,000. This “cheapest” supercar is among ten fastest cars. A lot can be said about its design, but let’s limit it to one word – magnificent! When it comes to the speed Nissan GTR can compete with the best supercar of our days like Porsche 911 and Audi R8.
There are many other cars that deserve to be mentioned on our list, but for now we only presented the best of the best. Once you know what type of car you want to buy, you know which one is the cheapest option for you.