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10 Best Cars for College Students

August 30, 2012

It's that time of year when students are heading to college. With money tight and gas being expensive, their car needs to be fuel efficient, safe, and inexpensive.

Based on these factors, CarsDirect this week released their list of the top 10 Best Values for College Students.

As always, I recommend you use the CarWoo Deal Finder to get the most savings when shopping for these vehicles.

RankVehicleNotes
12012 Volkswagen JettaGreat styling and comfort. TDI gets high mpg
22012 Nissan VersaThe least expensive new car on the market
32012 Toyota YarisThe least expensive Toyota offering.
42012 Kia SoulA fine vehicle with youth-friendly features
52013 Chevrolet SparkTop pick among a new generation of "micro" cars
62012 Ford FocusUp to 40 mpg with high-tech interior
72012 Hyundai VelosterFun to drive, gets up to 40 mpg
82012 Chevrolet SonicClass-leading horsepower with improved reliability
92012 Kia FortePacked with features for a low price
102012 Hyundai AccentGood fuel economy and solid car