If you want tremendous utility at an affordable price, a hatchback or wagon will likely be your best bet. With many models priced under $15,000, this segment is ideally suited for price-sensitive shoppers who place a premium on versatility.
The models listed below will be of interest to the most budget-conscious buyers; these are the 10 least expensive hatchbacks and wagons. The vehicles on our list include choices like the tech-laden Ford Fiesta, the fuel-efficient Hyundai Accent and the fun-to-drive Chevrolet Sonic.
Each vehicle's MSRP is stated in our list but keep in mind that base-model pricing is reflected — you may have to spend a bit more to get the options you seek. Many of these vehicles also feature rebates and incentives that give you the chance to save even more. Check out each vehicle's True Market Value before deciding on a purchase.