Affordability is no longer a myth when it comes to cars, you cannot go in blindly and swipe your card at the counter.
Well, if you are a millionaire then the price tag should not matter but if you are walking into a new life in a new city then every buck counts so, Autoscooper bring to you the list of all the cars that fall into the $20,000 mark.
With newly updated or redesigned cars, the technology involved is high along with the reliability and experience it has garnered over the years, and the safety features are also at an optimum high along with good performance.
It no longer matters to just go for an expensive car to be more reliable, within the $20,000 mark, you can dream of an exceptional vehicle that is how the automobile market has evolved.
While you are on a budget it is better to go for the affordable, yet stylish, comfortable and better performer, while many think these factors cannot co-exist, we beg to differ as we have cherry-picked the ones that fit these categories just for you.
Reliable stronghold brands like Hyundai, Nissan, and Subaru and even new star players like KIA take over the list, well, it was expected, given they have been here over the years as a strong power in the worldwide automobile market.
While the 2023 Mitsubishi Mirage takes a deep dive into the affordability compared to the Nissan Kicks and Hyundai Elantra price tag, the Mitsubishi Mirage still aims to please.
The Mitsubishi Mirage 2023 model comes at a much more affordable price tag of $16,245. But if you are going for better performers or more appealing in any way, then you should drop this hatchback off your list.
Best suited to navigate through metropolitan traffic, this hatchback takes a place regardless of its many disadvantages.
The South Korean car maker, Hyundai’s sibling brand KIA has been making waves in the automobile market, particularly in the Asian market and it is a given that some of its entries get on the list of affordable cars KIA Rio is a name worth mentioning.
The KIA Rio falls well into the budget line like the Mitsubishi Mirage but that is all that is similar as the KIA Rio is impressive in many arenas making it worthy to be picked.
The subcompact sedan offers spacious cabins, good handling, suspension and so much more making us wonder if the price we paid was really worth the super sedan.
The price tag on this impressive subcompact sedan is $16,550 and it strikes even with its engine and note-worthy fuel economy.
Hyundai’s Accent remains one of the most bought family cars that now, it looks like even the pickup companies use them to assure the customers of safety and reliability with it.
The subcompact sedan is worth every penny and stays within the reliable mark with good fuel economy and even though there is nothing worth getting hyped about the Accent, it is loyal if you are someone who does not like to pick up new cars every 4 or 5 years.
If you are choosing a car for stability and not into style or hype then the Hyundai Accent 2022 model is one of the best options and the base trim comes with a price tag of $16,645.
It is sedans galore in this list and frankly, the 2023 Subaru Impreza makes head turn with its style and elegance even though it falls into the budget category.
Not only does the Subaru Impreza aim to impress with all the standard features getting added even to the base trim.
The most spoken fact about the Subaru Impreza is that how it is one of the most affordable cars with all-wheel drive in the market and Subaru makes sure to include all the safety features surrounding the all-wheel drive even to the base trim, making it much more favourable.
The Subaru Impreza still dabbles in the line and gets a price tag of $19,795 and is available as both a sedan and hatchback.
The disadvantage here would be that the Impreza is better suited for city travel and if you are a frequent highway driver then, we suggest your skip this one.
After we deal with the sedans, if you are going for an SUV which stays within the affordable arena then the 2023 Nissan Kicks fit the mark.
The Nissan Kicks SUV ticks off the affordability quest but it does so on the border with a price tag of $20,290.
This subcompact SUV, retains its reliability factors while it navigates the city roads at ease and it offers more cargo space making it a perfect travel buddy too.
Not gonna lie and promise a sock-knocking experience, but the Nissan Kicks subcompact SUV makes it worth every buck spent along with an array of standard default features offered.
The Nissan seems to have one more entry on this list and this time around we will be dealing with the sedan Nissan Sentra.
It is a fact that the price of this sedan cuts closer to the budget line, but to be honest, if you pinch your penny here, you can get cars like the Mirage but not the satisfaction.
The Nissan sedan comes with a price tag of $19,950 and even though the powertrain is not something that would get your eyes sparkling, it does the job.
But the Nissan Sentra has its advantages when it comes to the interior and the spacious cabin it provides, so it is worth jumping around the borderline of $20,000.
Looks like the KIA has slipped into our list again and this time with the KIA Soul the uniquely shaped subcompact SUV that is one of the teen magnets getting more eyes on it than others.
When it comes to the budget, then the KIA Soul will be dabbling in risky waters too between the affordable to the almost expensive line.
With impressive cargo space, a visual worth giving a second glance, and an SUV worthy of navigating the city roads easily, this subcompact SUV drops with a price tag of $19,790 for the 2023 model year.
While the 2023 Hyundai Elantra sits on the fence with its price tag of $20,500, it still makes its way into the list because it has been a reliable, family sedan from Hyundai for years.
The 2023 Hyundai Elantra may not be the most affordable in the list we are about to lay out, but its impressive design along with Hyundai’s reliability and tech makes it worth every buck it gently slides into our list and we cannot deny the privilege.
The default tech and features offered are really impressive even though the range-topping models aren’t taken into account, so, if you decide on going for more than just affordability and are ready to pinch your luck a little, Hyundai Elantra might be your choice.
Another Hyundai product that stands on the budget-to-expensive line but without fail, we have to mention the Hyundai SUV Venue, as the advantages of this car are just too many.
The Hyundai Venue has garnered attention with its impressive fuel economy, along with impressive safety features, adding the Hyundai reliability and comfort attached to the SUV’s ability to navigate the roads with ease irrespective of its size, makes it the perfect SUV on all accords.
You would miss out on all-wheel drive if you pick the Hyundai Venue but with this budget and everything else it offers, that should not be a problem.
The price tag of Hyundai Venue satisfies the budget yet stands on the verge of being $19,500.
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