2. Smart Fortwo $12,490
Speed, and smoothness aren’t why you buy a smart fortwo. With its 1.0-liter 3-cylinder engine, the fortwo gets solid fuel economy for a low price. Earning a combined 36 mpg from the EPA, the smart is one of the most fuel efficient vehicles on this list. However, thanks to its clunky transmission and thirst for premium fuel, the fortwo isn’t the perfect hatchback, although it is pretty affordable. Read the full specs of the smart fortwo here.