11. Volkswagen Passat
Starting price: $22,160
The Volkswagen Passat is a well-established automotive brand, and the auto is one of the best sedans on the market today. The highly popular car continues to maintain and grow its fan base across the world. The base engine in the auto is a 1.8 liter turbo-four that is rated at 170 horsepower. A five-speed manual transmission comes stock with the vehicle, and car drivers can choose to upgrade to a six-speed automatic when buying the vehicle new. VW also makes the options available to upgrade to a 3.6 liter VR6 engine rated at 280 horsepower, and all drive trains have the option to include a six-speed automatic transmission with the vehicle. The top speed of the car is 115 MPH, and the Passat can go from zero to 60 MPH in 7.5 seconds with a fuel efficiency rating of 24 MPG (City) and 34 MPG (highway).