6. 2017 Volkswagen Golf – Starting price: $19,895
The 2017 Volkswagen Golf is a compact car that offers good function and a lot of fun. It is comfortable to drive and the interior is packed with high technology gadgets for user comfort and convenience. The handling is agile and it comfortably seats 5. The fuel economy is 22-25 MPG city and 30-36 MPG highway. The drivetrain is FWD,AWD. There is roomy cargo space. The overall score is 8.5 out of 10 with a 9.3 for performance, 9.3 for reliability 8.4 for interior and 8.5 for safety.