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 |  May 30 2013, 5:22 PM

4. Chevy Sonic LT Hatchback $17,750

2014 Chevrolet Sonic hatchback

The Chevrolet Sonic is the first and most expensive subcompact on our list. Equipping a LT hatchback with the 1.4L turbocharged motor and a manual transmission costs $17,750, or about $700 more than a similarly equipped sedan. With fuel-saving tech like variable valve timing, and an electric power steering rack instead of a hydraulic setup, help the Sonic get its impressive fuel economy numbers. Check out the full specs of the Chevrolet Sonic at our new car buying page.

  • smartacus

    How about top-ten cheapest non-hybrids with the best city mileage?

  • Michael Lemus

    Exactly, there’s way too much focus on highway mpg.

  • Paul

    The Mitsubishi mirage blows all of these cars out of the water. 12995 msrp with 37/44 MPG. Far better than the Nissan Versa.