Hyundai Sonata SE
- Price: $21,750
- Fuel economy: 30 mpg
Built in the U.S., Sonata is another midsize sedan. It provides gobs of interior room and a comfortable cabin. In addition to Consumer Reports grading its reliability as 29% above average, Sonata has one of the best warranties in the industry, with its 10-year/100,000-mile powertrain warranty.
A 185-horsepower, 2.4-liter, 4-cylinder engine is mated to a driver-shiftable, 6-speed automatic transmission.
Sonata's air bag count is 7, including a driver-side knee bag. For some extra cash, Hyundai offers additional safety features, such as lane-departure warning, blind-spot detection and forward-collision warning.
Standard features include remote keyless entry, Blue Link Telematics, a 7-inch color touchscreen and 6-speaker audio system with USB port.