Four subcompact cars out of 16 saw increases in sales from August to September, as the Kia Soul remained in the top spot.
The Soul sold the most cars for September in the segment with 11,885, but saw a 3 percent decrease in overall sales from August, which had a total of
Subcompact car sales remained relatively the same with the Kia Soul still selling the most out of the pack.
The Soul saw 12,253 sales for August, which is down from 13,157 sales in July or a 6.9 percent decrease, sales figures showed. The Nissan Versa remained in the number two spot with
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This first question comes from a fan who wants to know if the 2017 Ford Fusion Sport is the spiritural successor to the original Ford Taurus SHO.
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Two Chevys and a Kia skyrocketed to near the top of the list for subcompact car sales in June.
The Chevrolet Sonic and Spark went from the middle of the pack to being the third and fourth highest selling subcompact cars, respectively, while the Kia Rio, which also was in the
The Honda Civic had another strong sales month in November to lead compact cars, but not enough to unseat the Corolla as the year's top seller.
The Civic's sales are up 8.6 percent over November 2014, with yearly sales only seeing a slight bump by one percent. The Corolla, on the
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2015 Smart Fortwo vs. Chevrolet Spark!
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The 2015 Mitsubishi Mirage is the most fuel-efficient gasoline-powered non-hybrid vehicle sold in America. That, alone, should make it attractive to the frugal-minded, although there's more to the car than frugality.
Starting Retail Price
As Tested Price
HP / Lb-Ft
2015 Mitsubishi Mirage
74 / 74
EPA Rating MPG
As Tested MPG
Rating: BUY IT!
37 / 44
The subcompact Mirage delivers