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The Best Hatchbacks of All Time 

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Updated January 7, 2020 5.5k votes 380 voters 19.3k views

List Rules All vehicles on this list must be top of the line Hatchbacks.

List of the best Hatchbacks of all time in terms of reliability, performance and looks, with photos. The Hatchback cars below are listed from best to worst, according to Ranker users, proving once and for all which are really the top Hatchbacks ever. Rankings of good Hatchback cars are often best left to fans and experts, which is why this list is votable. Make sure to upvote the best cars on this list to see them rise to the top. Share the list after re-ranking it to fit your opinions and making it votable to see how all your friends vote. You can click on the pictures of the best and coolest Hatchback vehicles to get more information about each model. In order to even be considered for this list, each auto must be the greatest Hatchback, with the most reliable background, not just one of the most famous Hatchbacks of all time. Thumbs up cars you like -- 2008 Mazda Mazdaspeed3 and 2012 Ford Focus 5-Door for example.This list answers the questions "what is the best Hatchback ever made?" and "what are the coolest Hatchbacks of all time?" Make sure to vote for the best hatchback vehicles of all time.(154 items)
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1985 Volkswagen GTI is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Hatchbacks of All Time
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2008 Mazda Mazdaspeed3 ... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Hatchbacks of All Time
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2009 Subaru Impreza Hatc... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Hatchbacks of All Time
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1987 Volkswagen GTI is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Hatchbacks of All Time
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2007 Volkswagen GTI is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Hatchbacks of All Time
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2010 Subaru Impreza WRX ... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Hatchbacks of All Time
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1995 Honda Civic is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Hatchbacks of All Time
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1985 Ford Escort Hatchba... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Hatchbacks of All Time
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2004 Volkswagen R32 is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Hatchbacks of All Time
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2009 Mazda Mazdaspeed3 ... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Hatchbacks of All Time
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1990 Volkswagen GTI is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Hatchbacks of All Time
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1989 Ford Mustang Hatchb... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Hatchbacks of All Time
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1991 Ford Escort Hatchba... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Hatchbacks of All Time
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1987 Saab 900 Hatchback ... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Hatchbacks of All Time
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2004 Volkswagen Golf is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Hatchbacks of All Time
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2011 Ford Fiesta Hatchba... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Hatchbacks of All Time
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2008 Mazda Mazda3 Hatchb... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Hatchbacks of All Time
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1993 Ford Mustang Hatchb... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Hatchbacks of All Time
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1991 Ford Mustang Hatchb... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Hatchbacks of All Time
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2009 Volkswagen GTI is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Hatchbacks of All Time
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2010 Mazda Mazda3 5-Door... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Hatchbacks of All Time
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2002 MINI Cooper is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Hatchbacks of All Time
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2010 Audi A3 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Hatchbacks of All Time
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1993 Saab 9000 Hatchback... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Hatchbacks of All Time
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2005 Suzuki Swift Hatchb... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Hatchbacks of All Time