Compact family cars are losing their popularity. In the United States, Compact SUVs and crossovers are taking their place. There are lots of places left in this world where compact family cars are not dead yet, Europe is one of them. Compact family cars have advantages, they are easy to afford, have low Maine costs, and have a great fuel economy. Here are some great compact family cars that aren’t available In the United States.
10. Kia Ceed
You will easily get to see Kia Ceed on the European roads. This car is also in Forza Motorsport 4 but not in the United States, Kia never sold this car in the North-American market I don’t know the reason behind this but they must make it available. It is a great car loaded with equipment from the base variant itself.
9. Honda Jazz
Honda Jazz was available in the United States before as Fit but then it got discontinued. In some markets around the world, Honda Jazz is sold as a hybrid model. It is good to drive, comfortable, has a spacious interior,s and is practical as well as the pricing is on the good side too.
8. Skoda Octavia
Octavia is made on the same platform as Golf. Its latest model gets all the new tech as Golf 8. It is available with efficient and powerful engine options and is available with a plug-in hybrid variant. This Skoda is very practical and great to drive.
7. Peugeot 308
Peugeot 308 is a family hatchback. It shares many of its components with Citroen C4 and Vauxhall Astra. 308 is a 1.2-liter engine-powered car and is very comfortable to ride. However, the currently available version is getting outdated and it is due for an update.
6. Ford Focus
Ford removed all of its non-SUV models from the U.S car market in 2019. The only remaining non-SUV models are Mustang and Focus Electric. Ford Focus has good pricing with decent tech and space which make it a good package to buy. There is also a Ford Focus ST hot hatch available in this version.
5. Renault Megane
Renault Megane is a very stylish car whether you look from the outside or you are sitting inside. It was launched in the market in 1995 and currently, there are 4 generations available. It is one of the best compact cars currently on the market. Megane is a very practical car, is very good to drive and very efficient. Renault is now offering a plug-in hybrid model called the E-tech.
4. Mercedes-Benz B-Class
Mercedes means luxury and comfortable ride quality, which comes to this B-class as well. Its latest version is full of tech you would expect from a Mercedes. Merc Is offering a great lineup of engines and awesome practicality. Sadly, the United States misses out on this compact but full of features Mercedes.
3. Seat Leon
Leon also underpins the VW Golfs platform. It is a sharp-looking car. Leon also gets VWs latest fast, efficient and smooth powertrains. It is also available in a mild-hybrid option. This Seat is full of tech and drives well. Its Hot hatch version ‘Cupra Leon’ is also available on the market.
2. Suzuki Vitara
Suzuki left the U.S car market in 2013 cause they were unable to keep up with the competition. After that, they made some awesome cars like Vitara. It is very good to ride and has good ground clearance. Suzuki Vitara is a compact crossover with little offroad ability.
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1. Volkswagen ID.3
ID.3 is a fully electric car and was the bestselling electric car of 2020 in Europe. Its latest model is a Rear-wheel-drive. ID.3 got a funky and futuristic look. It gives decent range and power too with pricing on the competitive side, it is going to sell well.
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