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Small sedan: Hyundai Elantra SE
Price: $17,020
Fuel economy: 33 highway; 24 city
Test score: 82

The Elantra may be less exciting than other cars, but it makes up for it in reliability and in safety equipment, Consumer Reports says.

Hyundai now makes some of the most dependable cars on the market, including this one, according to the magazine's data.

NEXT: Mid-size SUV: Toyota Highlander

Last updated February 26 2009: 3:46 PM ET
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