Best Cars for Teens - Mazda 2

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Cost:
from $15,515
Monthly Payment:
$310/mo
Gas Mileage:
29 city/35 highway
The

Mazda Mazda2

is the prototype for modern teen transportation: small, efficient, and featuring an MSRP that is easy on the pocketbook. The

Mazda Mazda2

is a subcompact hatchback that delivers better than average handling, in keeping with the brand's sporty design philosophy, and from behind the wheel its light curb weight plasters a smile on the face of drivers despite the relatively modest 100 horsepower produced by its 1.5-liter, four-cylinder engine. Teens won't be drag racing from stoplight to stoplight in the

Mazda Mazda2

, but they will be able to squeeze a slightly impressive number of miles from a tank of gas thanks to its 35-mpg highway rating, making the tiny Mazda2 one of the best first cars for teenagers.