Complementing our other lists of best cars today we present to you a list of the top 10 cars for the year 2012. These cars have been extensively tested for functionality, style, performance and driving character, so, here goes.
No 10. 2012 Hyundai Veloster
Base Price: $17,300
Coming with a 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine, this car can get up to 40 mpg from its directly injected engine. The engine is capable of 138 hp and 123 lb-ft of torque. The 2012 Hyundai Veloster comes standard with a multi-function 7-inch touch-screen display, Gracenote display technology with voice recognition and Pandora internet radio capability.
No 9. 2012 Nissan NV
Base Price: $24,950
This new NV is available in three weight ratings: base 1500, 2500 HD and 3500 HD. Its cargo doors swing back beside the body and it has a turning circle of 45.2 feet; best in its class.
No 8. 2012 VW Passat TDI
Base Price: $26,795
This American-only made Passat comes with a diesel engine that is turbocharged for greater efficiency and produces a decent 140 hp. The engine produces 236 lb-ft of torque at just 1500 rpm. The sedan comes with either the six-speed manual or automatic transmission and manages an astonishing 43 mpg on highways.
No 7. 2012 Hyundai Accent GLS
Base Price: $12,445
This car comes with a 1.6-liter four-cylinder and produces a healthy 138 hp. It also boasts comfortable cabin and spacious cargo hold apart from a handsome interior trim and a long list of other features.