Cars.com Recommended Sedans

To qualify as a Cars.com Recommended vehicle, models must have average or higher ratings in crash tests, reliability and mileage within their classes.

Recommended Cars
Cars are listed in alphabetical order by their class.
Compact Cars
$15,605 - $26,155
  • Full redesign for 2012

  • Manual or automatic

  • Efficient HF version

$15,195 - $20,445
  • 148-hp four-cylinder

  • Six-speed manual or automatic

  • 40 mpg on the highway

  • Available heated rear seats

$15,200 - $19,600
  • Sedan, coupe or hatchback

  • Choice of four-cylinder engines

  • Standard USB port

  • Optional push-button start

 

$15,200 - $23,400
  • Sedan or four-door hatchback

  • Light exterior restyling

  • Interior tweaks

  • Highway mpg up to 40

  • New seat fabric patterns

  • Manual or automatic transmission

$17,495 - $29,095
  • Redesigned for 2012

  • Sedan or four-door hatchback

  • New 2.0-liter four-cylinder

  • Manual or CVT 

  • Standard all-wheel drive

  • Larger interior

Midsize Cars
$20,200 - $29,100
  • Four-cylinder or choice of two V-6s

  • Manual or automatic

  • Available AWD

  • Available blind spot warning system

  • Available backup camera

$21,380 - $29,930
  • Four-cylinder or V-6

  • Sedan or coupe

  • Manual or automatic

  • Available navigation system

$19,695 - $28,095
  • High-efficiency four-cylinder engine

  • High-power turbo four-cylinder

  • Six-speed manual or automatic 

  • Hybrid version offered

$19,500 - $26,500
  • More standard features for 2012

  • Choice of two four-cylinders, including a 274-hp turbo engine

  • Available hybrid version 

  • Available heated and cooled seats, heated steering wheel

  • Available voice-recognition audio system 

$20,480 - $29,810
  • Optional 272-hp V-6

  • Manual or automatic transmission

  • Available blind spot warning system

  • Available backup camera

 

$20,550 - $30,940
  • Sedan or coupe

  • Standard four-cylinder; available 270-hp V-6

  • Continuously variable automatic transmission

  • Available iPod connectivity

  • Available navigation system

$19,995 - $31,595
  • Larger, restyled interior

  • Three engine choices

  • Standard AWD

  • Manual or automatic

  • Newly available stereos

$21,955 - $29,845
  • Redesigned for 2012

  • Four-cylinder or V-6

  • Standard automatic transmission

  • 2 mpg better gas mileage

  • Larger trunk

 

Full-Size
$32,000
  • Redesigned for 2012

  • Full-size sedan, front-wheel drive

  • Direct-injection V-6

  • Heated leather seats, navigation system standard

  • Improved highway gas mileage

$33,195 - $36,435
  • Standard V-6 

  • Six-speed automatic

  • Full-size dimensions

  • Reclining rear seats

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