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$16,000 question

The average transaction price for cars in the subcompact segment, incentives aside, is $16,300, according to J.D. Power & Associates. Seven sedans were tested by Kelsey Mays, industry analyst for; Jennifer Newman, family editor for; Joe Wiesenfelder, executive editor; James R. Healey, automotive writer for USA Today; Brian Robinson, producer for "MotorWeek" on PBS; and two recent Southern California transplants from the Chicago area, Erik Rose and Robyn Gerry-Rose. sedan buying guide