9. Fiat 500 Five-Speed Manual – 34
Spunky and dripping with style, the Fiat 500 is stealing hearts with stereotypical European swagger.
And it should. It falls short of the Smart Fortwo and Scion iQ in terms of mileage. But what you gain is so much more valuable. It drives like a car, which is something the Fortwo fails to fulfill, and it’s base MSRP is actually $250 lower than the iQ.
Somewhere in the world, Fiat CEO Sergio Marchionne is chuckling.