15. 2013 Scion FR-S
Average price: $18,800 – $20,000
The 2013 Scion FR-S is one of the top sports cars available on the used car market for under $30,000. The auto features nimble handling characteristics and is just fun to drive. The auto has a relatively low curbside weight coming in between 2,750 and 2,810 lbs. The stock engine in the FR-S is a 2.0 liter four-cylinder rated at 200 horsepower and 151 lb-ft of torque. The overall gas mileage rating of the car is well above class average with a 25 MPG (city) and 34 MPG (highway) overall rating when buying the version of the car with the automatic transmission. For drivers who like to “feel” the road better, the auto was also sold with a manual option when shopping the used car market.