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The Best Bang-for-Your-Buck Cars to Buy

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List Criteria: Cars that are affordable and relatively cheap to fix

Over the last few years, the word "economy" has taken on many different meanings. The global economy has been deteriorating but fuel economy has been skyrocketing. This list is about economy cars which have become more and more popular as budgets continue to decrease and the need to save becomes ever more important. Small car brands make some of the best economy cars and this list has more than just the top ten economy cars, with lots of small car names for you to peruse.

Economy cars are designed to give you everything you need from a vehicle at a great price so that you can spend your money on all of life's other necessities. One of the best economy cars is the Toyota Camry. The Toyota name is synonymous with quality and reliability and even though recently there have been some very publicized failures on Toyota's part, they have definitely stepped up to the plate in addressing all of the issues with their vehicles and they have ensured that they don't happen again.

What is the best economy car? Other great economy automakers include Honda, Kia and Hyundai and all of their cars have their own good qualities. If economy cars bore you and you want to take a look at something more exciting check out the list of the best pony cars.
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