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Base price: $23,000
Value retained after five years: 42%
Fuel economy: 51 mpg city, 48 highway
Yes, 2010 Priuses were recalled for a minor brake problem, but it's fixed on any cars now for sale. "They're safe," says Bill Visnic of edmunds.com
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Last updated May 12 2010: 10:39 AM ET
Source: Kelley Blue Book, the car makers