Top10 Best Budget Cars of 2019 (US)

New or Used? Compact or Subcompact ? This or That? When buying a new car, a hundred thoughts trouble our mind. You do have a choice list but if you are on a tight budget, the items on the list seem to take a U-turn. It’s always better to choose comfort over luxury. A used luxurious car may not please you the way an inexpensive new car can. So, relax and check out this list of Top 10 best budget cars of 2019. Above all, I am sure one amongst these will definitely fit your bill.

Honda Fit

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With its base model priced at $16,190, the sophisticated yet stylish Honda Fit marks a place in our list of Top 10 budget cars of 2019. Delivering 128 horsepower, it is powered by 1.5L 4 cylinder engine. An impressive fuel economy of 36 MPG on the highway, it flaunts a super sporty look on a hatchback body style. 16 inch alloy wheels, fog lights, multi-angle rear view camera, Vehicle Stability Assist with Traction Control, LED brake lights, Smart Entry system, ample passenger and storage space are some of the key features that make it the best buy for you.

Chevrolet Sonic 

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Available in both hatchback and sedan bodystyles, Chevrolet Sonic is powered by ECOTEC 1.4L turbocharged engine. The eye-catching style and power packed performance is available at the starting price of $15,420, Delivering 138 horsepower and 125 lb-ft of torque with the available 6-speed manual transmission, it offers up to 38 MPG highway. In addition, the Infotainment system with 7-inch diagonal color touch-screen display, Apple CarPlay/Android Auto integration, built-in 4G LTE data connection, power door locks, and rear view camera satiates the technology lovers.

Toyota Yaris

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A tradition-breaking reliable sedan, Toyota Yaris is one subcompact car in our list. With an affordable price tag of $15,600, it packs a 1.5L direct-injector engine under the hood. Delivering 106 horsepower and 103 pound feet of torque, it shows fuel-efficiency of 40 MPG on the highway. Moreover, Yaris packs advanced technology components as standard features in the form of power windows and mirrors, a 7.0-inch touchscreen multimedia system with voice recognition , push-button start, remote keyless entry, and even an Active Safety System.

Hyundai Accent

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The 2019 model of the classic Hyundai Accent comes with a price of $13,995. Housing a 1.6L 4 cylinder engine, it delivers 130 horsepower and 119 pound feet of torque performance. With the fuel economy rating of 37 MPG on the highway, the sleeker and longer sedan is utterly voguish. Meanwhile, the new bold design is supplied with 5-inch color touchscreen audio, rearview camera with dynamic guidelines, bluetooth along with safety features like Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist.

Ford Fiesta

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Fiesta from Ford is one amongst the budget cars of 2019. With a starting price of $14,260, this five-seater presents itself in two bodystyles, hatch and sedan. Powered by a 1.6 L, four-cylinder engine that delivers 120 horsepower and 112 lb.-ft. of torque, it succeeds to give a lively and efficient drive.  The personalization options are overwhelming, with around 1o exterior color options plus 7 interior color combinations. Leather trimmed seats, a tech-friendly center console, ambient lighting and metallic painted accents, tickle your senses like no other. Moreover, with a highway rating of 37 miles per gallon (MPG), Ford Fiesta is one of the best buys for your money.

However, the sad news is that Ford is going to drop the car in 2020. So, hurry up folks, buy it if you like it.

Kia Rio

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One more in the list is the modish sedan Kia Rio that comes with a budget-friendly price tag of $15,390 for the base model. Delivering a power packed performance of 138 horsepower and 119 pound feet of torque through its 1.6L 4-cylinder engine. With the fuel economy rating of up to 37 MPG on the highway and standard features like multi-reflector halogen headlights, plush seating, 7” color touch-screen display, and a 6-way adjustable driver’s seat, and Forward Collision Warning, Kia Rio packs a wallop with standard modern technology at an unbelievable  price.

Mitsubishi Mirage

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The hatchback bodystyled, Mitsubhishi Mirage is another tiny car that is big on its value, priced at $13,795 (base model). Packed with a 1.2L MIVEC Engine under the hood, it delivers 78 horsepower and 74 pound feet of torque. However, the subcompact car exhibits exceptional fuel efficiency with estimated fuel rating at 43 miles per gallon on the highway. In addition, the Smartphone Link Display Audio comes equipped with Apple CarPlay/Android Auto support. The standard features include a touchscreen display audio system, bluetooth connectivity, automatic climate control, FAST key entry and a rear view camera.

Nissan Versa

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Next in our list of best budget cars in US is a great sedan, Nissan Versa 2019. Starting at a price of $12, 460, this 5-seater is powered by 1.6L four-cylinder engine that delivers 109 horsepower and 107 lb ft of torque. With the average fuel economy rating at 36 MPG on the highway, it is worth the price. Further, it comes furnished with a 7″ touch-screen display, power-adjustable side mirrors, bluetooth streaming audio, and Apple CarPlay/Android connectivity.

Chevrolet Spark

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A small car with big personality, the hatchback Chevrolet Spark is the right mix of bold design and aerodynamic efficiency. Under the hood is a 1.4L ECOTEC engine that delivers 98 horsepower and 94 pound feet of torque. Boasting a Starting price $13,220 , it is fuel-efficient with rating of  38 MPG on the highway. From the Infotainment system equipped with 7-inch diagonal touchscreen  to standard Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility, to 4G LTE Wi-Fi, 10 standard airbags, low speed forward automatic braking and 15 inch wheels, the tiny car comes loaded with a lot.

Fiat 500

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Last in our list of Top 10 budget cars of US, Fiat 500 is simply hard to ignore. Priced at $21,910 (base model), it comes equipped with a turbocharged 1.4L 4 cylinder engine delivering 135 horsepower and 150 lb ft of torque performance. With a city-smart size, 17 inch machined aluminium wheels, 5.0 inch infotainment touch screen, parking sensors, the cute fashion vagon appeals the user to an unmatched extent. Moreover, the bold redesign in two body styles hatchback and convertible, overshadows the low fuel economy rating of 33 MPG on the highway.


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