9. 2017 Honda Civic – Starting Price: $18,740
The 2017 Honda Civic is a compact car that is well equipped, comfortable to drive and ride in and has an elegant exterior styling. It gets an overall score of 8.8. The performance rating is 9.1, the safety is 8.3, the interior is 8.7, reliability is 10. It has seating for 4 to 5 comfortably. The fuel economy is 22-32 MPG city and 28-42 MPG highway. The drivetrain is FWD. It is quiet to drive with a minimum of road noise with a roomy cabin, crisp handling and plenty of cargo space. The ride is smooth. The audio controls and touch screen are a little frustrating to operate for some users.