If you're in the market for a new or used hatchback, here are our picks for cars under $15,000 the weekend:
1. 2013 Kia Rio LX 4-door Hatchback - New - $11,296-$13,863
From AOL Autos: The Rio gets its power from a 138-horsepower 1.6-liter gasoline direct injection (GDI) four-cylinder engine. A six-speed manual transmission is standard on the LX. Available features include a push button ignition, power folding exterior mirrors, heated seats, idle stop and go (ISG), rearview camera, UVO audio infotainment system, heated steering wheel, power sunroof, projection headlights, and LED taillights. Standard safety features include six airbags, four-wheel anti-lock disc brakes, electronic stability control with brake and hill start assist, and traction control.
Available at Nutley Kia in Nutley.
2. 2005 Toyota Prius Hatchback - Used - $10,495
From Cars.com: This gasoline/hybrid hatchback features a 1.5-liter I4 16-valve MPFI Dual Overhead Cam Hybrid engine and only 69,860 miles on the odometer. The car features front-wheel drive and has five doors. For amenities, the car features air conditioning, AM/FM/CD, an auto-dimming mirror, four-wheel ABS brakes, audio controls on the steering wheel and EPA fuel economy estimates of 60 miles-per-gallon city and 51 mile-per-gallon highway.
Available at Caldwell Toyota in West Caldwell.
3. 2012 Toyota Yaris L 3-Door Liftback - New - MSRP - $14,115
From AOL Autos: The subcompact Yaris is powered by a 106-horsepower 1.5-liter four-cylinder engine with a five-speed manual transmission with overdrive. Safety features in the hatchback include anti-lock brakes with electronic brake-force distribution and brake assist, electronic stability and traction control, whiplash lessening front seats, tire pressure monitoring, front seatbelt pretensioners and nine-airbags, including a driver's knee bag and driver/front passenger seat-cushion airbags.
Available at Toyota Motor Sales in West Caldwell.
4). 2013 Ford Fiesta - New - MSRP -$14,200
From AOL Autos: Power for this hatchback comes from a 120-horsepower 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine, mated to a five-speed manual transmission. Standard features on all models include air-conditioning, capless fuel filler system, power body-colored mirrors, tilt/telescoping steering wheel, aux audio input jack and electronic power-assisted steering. Higher trim levels include cruise control, keyless entry, satellite radio, alloy wheels, power windows and door locks, and SYNC hands-free communications and entertainment system. Optional features include heated seats, a passive entry/passive start system, power moonroof and leather seats
5). 2007 Subaru Outback 2.5i - Used - $10,980
From AOL Autos: This all-wheel-drive vehicle is powered by a four-cyclinder engine and features an automatic transmission. The car has 106,749 miles and averages 20 miles-per-gallon with 17 miles-per-gallon city and 24 miles-per-gallon highway.
Available at Lynne's Nissan City in Bloomfield.