Ahh, hatchbacks. They are liked and disliked by many. Well, if you aren’t a fan of them, well be prepared to have your mind changed. Not only are they rising in popularity, they are practical, reliable and comfortable.
You’ve probably associated them with older drivers. However, todays hatchbacks are modern, trendy and fast. If you can’t afford your dream luxury car, a hatchback is an affordable option.
Perfect for up to 5 people and extra room in the boot, hatchbacks might be your new obsession. Here are Kelly Blue Books Top Rated Hatchbacks of 2019.
First off, who doesn’t love Hondas? Reliable and known for their longevity and low maintenance costs. This hatchback received 4.6/5 stars by KBB and 4.4/5 by consumers.
Cost ranges between $22,300-29,600 brand new. 31 city MPG and 40 highway. Honda does an incredible job with offering many different models of their cars. The hatchback has a sleek and sporty design has plenty of zip-and-go. From the interior to the exterior, this car looks good.
4.6/5 rating by both KBB and consumers. Adding safety tech to the 2019 model, Honda has built upon the Fit’s legacy as a fuel-efficient hatchback that’s fun and versatile. You can buy this hatchback anywhere between $17,000-25,000 brand new. 29 city MPG and 36 on the highway.
This fun car has a roomy cabin and plenty of cargo space. The Fit is a compact car – so if you’re looking to fit a family of 7, probably not the car for you. However, if you’re looking for a fun, safe, and ample-room compact car – look no further.
Rated 4.7/5 by KBB and 4.6 by consumers – it’s safe to say people love this car. The 2019 Toyota Prius Prime combines all that’s good about the standard Prius, then adds a plug-in option with 25-mile pure-electric range. 55 city MPG and 53 on the highway, you can save an unbelievable amount on fuel expenses with this eco-friendly hatchback. This car is anywhere from $28,000 to $35,000 brand new.
This is the world’s most popular hybrid car: a fuel-efficient small car with cutting-edge technology both in the cabin and under the hood. This hatchback offers technology enhancements with a large 11.6 inch touch screen display, safety features and park assist. Not to mention the sport like feel with hatchback coziness.
This car is rated 4.5 by both KBB and by consumers. The 2019 Hyundai Elantra offers luxury levels of equipment and technology in a stylish sedan that is remarkably affordable. You can pay anywhere from $21,000-$26,000 new.
While its competitors out-do this hatchback in MPG, you will still be getting a fairly good fuel economy with 25 city MPG and 32 highway. The updated Elantra takes a more sophisticated approach, placing an emphasis on style, luxury, safety and as always, an unbeatable 10-year/100,000-mile powertrain warranty.
The 2019 Hyundai Ioniq comes in hybrid, plug-in hybrid or pure electric form, offering value and style combined in a compact hybrid car. Rated 4.4 by KBB and 4.3 by consumers. Expect to pay anywhere from $23,000 to $29,000.
In its most efficient form, the Ioniq Hybrid Blue earns 57-mpg city/59-mpg highway, with a total cruising distance of nearly 700 miles. That’s right up there with the best-selling Toyota Prius. The entire Ioniq lineup offers traditional Hyundai value, with loads of features for not a lot of cash, and one of the best standard hybrid warranties in the business.
Hatchbacks are the new beloved vehicles of our day. Say goodbye to your grandpas 1980 Volkswagen hatchback and say hello to a new world of technology, economy-concerned, sporty and dependable hatchbacks.
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