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Change vs. November 2009: Up 22.5%
MSRP: $16,640 - $19,670
Fuel Economy: 35 mpg Hwy, 25 mpg City
Small, economical, and fun, the Ford Focus is a smart choice for those looking for a compact car.Now available only as a four-door sedan the front-wheel drive Focus includes only minor changes for 2011. Ford offers four trims on the Focus, the S, SE, sporty SES, and luxury SEL. The engine is a 140-hp 2.0-liter inline four-cylinder available with a five-speed manual or four-speed automatic transmission. For 2011 the SEL trim is only available with the four-speed auto transmission. The interior features an available SYNC system that allows the driver to synchronize mobile electronic devices such as mp3 players and cell phones. Four airbags are standard, and rear seats include headrests. Ford's MyKey, Message Center, anti-lock brakes, electronic stability control, remote keyless entry and power door locks are standard on all series.
Change vs. November 2009: Up 64.4%
MSRP: $19,195 - $27,045
Fuel Economy: 35 mpg Hwy/24 mpg City
The all-new 2011 Hyundai Sonata is a four-door, five-passenger sedan that has an established reputation for being well built and excellent value for money. The Sonata features a stylish coupe-like exterior and modern interior.
The front-wheel drive Sonata is offered in three trim levels: GLS, SE, and Limited. The GLS and Limited are powered by a 198-hp 2.4-liter gasoline direct injection four-cylinder engine. The SE features dual-exhaust which increases the engine output to 200-hp using the same 2.4-liter gasoline direct injection four-cylinder engine.
Change vs. November 2009: Up 13.8%
MSRP: $24,390 - $29,930
Fuel Economy: 29 mpg Hwy/18 mpg City
The Chevrolet Impala is a comfortable and convenient car, practical and enjoyable to drive. It has neat and clean lines with a fresh style that is pleasing to the eye.The Impala is a full-size front-wheel drive sedan capable of carrying up to six people. It comes in three trim levels: LS, LT, and LTZ. The LS and LT include a 211-hp 3.5-liter V6 engine which is also available in an E85-capable version. The LTZ includes a 233-hp 3.9-liter E85-capable V6. All trims come with a four-speed automatic transmission. Standard equipment includes front bucket seats, Stabilitrak, and front, side and side curtain airbags.
Change vs. November 2009: Down 5.5%
MSRP: $21,060 - $27,380
Fuel Economy: 28 mpg Hwy/23 mpg City
The Ford Escape is a mid-size sport-utility vehicle with credentials that make it equally suited to urban commutes or weekend off-road outings.The Escape is available in XLS, XLT or Limited trims with either front or four-wheel drive. The XLS features a 171-hp 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine and five-speed manual transmission. The XLT and Limited trims feature the same 2.5-liter engine with a six-speed automatic transmission. A 240-hp 3.0-liter V6 is an available upgrade on Limited models. Standard safety features include front airbags, front seat mounted side airbags and side-curtain airbags for front and rear passengers. AdvanceTrac stability control with anti-rollover technology, four-wheel ABS and tire pressure monitoring round-out the impressive list.
Change vs. November 2009: Up 53.8%
MSRP: $$22,615 - $29,970
Fuel Economy: 32 mpg Hwy, 22 mpg City
The Chevrolet Equinox is a competitively priced mid-sized SUV that offers exceptional versatility, distinctive design and high efficiency.The Equinox is available in four trim levels, LS, 1LT, 2LT and LTZ, and can be had in front-wheel or all-wheel drive. The standard drivetrain is a 2.4-liter direct injection four-cylinder and six-speed automatic transmission.
Change vs. November 2009: Down 29.1%
MSRP: $15,450 - $18,960
Fuel Economy: 35 mpg Hwy/26 mpg City
The Toyota Corolla is among the best of the compact sedans: reliable and economical yet refined and comfortable.
The 2010 Corolla comes in five trims: Standard, LE, XLE, S, and XRS. The principal powertrain is a 132 horsepower, 1.8-liter dual VVT-I engine, matched with a five-speed manual or four-speed automatic transmission. An added powertrain, available only in XRS models, is a 158 horsepower, 2.4-liter VVT-I engine with a five-speed manual or new five-speed automatic transmission. All models come standard with front, side-impact and side-curtain airbags, ABS with brake assist, and whiplash protecting front seat active head restraints. New for 2010, Vehicle Stability Control with Traction Control is standard on all models.Note: Currently there is a recall on this vehicle. Click here for more information.
Change vs. November 2009: Up 16.3%
MSRP: $15,605 - $25,490
Fuel Economy: 34 mpg Hwy/26 mpg City
The Honda Civic is one of the most reliable and popular economy compact cars in its class. For years it has set the quality and performance standard for the affordable, compact car market.Available in sedan or coupe bodies, all but the Si trim are powered by a 140 horsepower, 1.8-liter inline four-cylinder with a standard five-speed manual transmission and optional five-speed automatic. The performance-oriented Si comes with a 197 horsepower, 2.0-liter inline-four bolted only to a six-speed manual.
Change vs. November 2009: Down 3.9%
MSRP: $21,180 - $29,730
Fuel Economy: 33 mpg Hwy/23 mpg City
The Accord is Honda's largest car, offering generous interior space for up to 5 people wrapped in stylish exterior sheet metal.The Accord comes either as a two-door coupe or four-door sedan with a 2.4-liter four-cylinder or 3.5-liter V6 engine. The four-cylinder engines are available in five-speed manual or automatic transmission for both styles of the Accord, while the V6 sedan is only available in five-speed automatic. The V6 coupe is available with a six-speed manual or five-speed automatic. Cloth upholstery is standard on all but the EX-L models which feature leather seats and a leather-covered steering wheel. Safety is enhanced on all Accords with six standard airbags, including side-impact air bags for front seats and side curtain air bags. Four-wheel disc, anti-lock brakes, Vehicle Stability Assist with traction control, Brake Assist and active front head restraints also come standard.
Change vs. November 2009: Up 22.8%
MSRP: $19,720 - $28,645
Fuel Economy: 29 mpg Hwy/22 mpg City
Attractive and purposeful, the 2011 Ford Fusion is a top choice among midsize sedans.The Fusion is available in four trim levels, the S, SE, SEL, and Sport; offers three engines, as well as front-wheel or all-wheel drive, the Fusion has something for everyone. The powerteams are a 175-hp 2.5L four-cylinder engine with a six-speed manual or a six-speed automatic transmission, a 240-hp 3.0L V6 with a six-speed automatic transmission, or a 263-hp 3.5L V6 with a six-speed automatic transmission with the Sport trim.
Change vs. November 2009: Up 78.3%
MSRP: $20,610 - $41,585
Fuel Economy: 20 mpg Hwy/14 mpg City
The Dodge Ram 1500 offers bold styling with an aggressive ?grille-forward? design, interiors with premium materials and innovative features, and big power from a choice of engines, making it ideal for work and play.The Ram 1500 provides something for everyone with the choice of three cab styles (regular, Quad and Crew cabs), three wheelbases, 4x2 or 4x4 drive types, and 3.7-liter V6 or 4.7-liter V8 or 5.7-liter HEMI V8 engines. A multi-link coil spring rear suspension (in place of a traditional leaf spring suspension) improves ride and handling characteristics without sacrificing payload and towing capability.
Change vs. November 2009: Up 25.4%
MSRP: $21,695 - $27,895
Fuel Economy: 28 mpg Hwy/21 mpg City
The Honda CR-V is a compact crossover SUV that delivers a balance of style, versatility and comfort, along with a high level of safety technology.The five-passenger CR-V is available in both front-wheel and four-wheel drive configurations, each with a choice of four trim levels: LX, SE, EX and EX-L. All trim levels are powered by a 180-hp 2.4-liter inline four-cylinder engine, paired with a five-speed automatic transmission.
Change vs. November 2009: Up 13.7%
MSRP: $19,900 - $30,100
Fuel Economy: 32 mpg Hwy/23 mpg City
The front-wheel drive, five-passenger Nissan Altima combines performance and an attractive exterior as either a two-door coupe or a four-door sedan.The Nissan Altima is powered by either a 175-hp 2.5-liter V6 or a 270-hp 3.5-liter V6 and the transmission choices include a six-speed manual or continuously variable transmission (CVT).
Change vs. November 2009: Down 27.4%
MSRP: $19,720 - $29,370
Fuel Economy: 33 mpg Hwy/22 mpg City
The benchmark Toyota Camry sedan continues its reputation of safety, reliability, and quality while offering fuel efficiency, space, and power.
The Camry is a front-wheel drive, five-passenger, four-door sedan featuring four trims: Base, LE, SE, and XLE. A new 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine and six-speed manual transmission are standard; a six-speed automatic transmission with sequential shifting is optional. LE, SE, and XLE models are available with a 3.5-liter V6 and six-speed automatic transmission with sequential shifting. Stability and traction control, six-airbags, and tire pressure monitor are standard.Note: Currently there is a recall on this vehicle. Click here for more information.
Change vs. November 2009: Up 11.1%
MSRP: $20,850 - $41,775
Fuel Economy: 20 mpg Hwy/15 mpg City
The Chevrolet Silverado works hard to live up to its reputation as the 'strongest, most dependable and longest lasting truck on the road'. The 1500 is the 'half-ton', model in Chevrolet's full-size pickup line-up.There are four engine sizes to choose from: 4.3-liter V6, 4.8-liter V8, 5.3-liter V8, and 6.2-liter V8; and two transmissions: a four-speed automatic and a six-speed automatic. Like all Silverados, the 1500 is available in a wide array of bed sizes, wheelbases, drive types and cab sizes, as well as a variety of trim levels
Change vs. June 2009: Up 21.1%
MSRP: $22,415 - $51,140
Fuel Economy: N/A
The Ford F-150 pickup truck offers some sweeping changes for 2011. Although the F-150 is not officially redesigned for 2011, there are four new engines available, several new trims are offered and the broad range of cab styles and pickup box lengths are still being offered.The F-150 still offers the XL, STX, XLT, FX4 and Lariat trims, but for 2011, the FX2 is available on the 4x2 models. In addition, the very well equipped and distinctive King Ranch, Platinum, Harley Davidson and Lariat Limited trims are being introduced for 2011. Four new engines are available and all engines are mated to a fuel efficient 6-speed automatic transmission equipped with a tow haul mode.
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