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Buying a car is never as simple as we would like it to be. How do you know what car is the best for your money and your needs? Do you risk a used car over a new one? Fortunately we are putting together this guide to help you out. Let’s look at the best used midsized sedans for $20k and up.

2010 Used Ford Fusion Hybrid

The gas version of this car made our under 20k list and so it only stands to reason that the slightly pricier hybrid make this list. If you aren’t interested in a hybrid then skip on down but otherwise keep reading. This is a great used car. Its high reliability and safety ratings combined with its impressive performance make it one of the best cars in its class. While some hybrids don’t perform as well as their gas powered counterparts that is not the case with the Fusion. The hybrid performs at a very close level to the non-hybrid version. It has a high-quality construction and spacious interior that is great for travelling around in. It does have a slightly smaller trunk space then its gas version. Standard features include six airbags, rear parking sensor, electronic stability control, power front seats, dual-zone climate control, and Sync infotainment system with Bluetooth and Ipod connections.  It has a gas/electric I4 2.5 liter engine with 156hp and 41/36mpg.

2011 Used Hyundai Sonata

After a 2011 redesign, critics everywhere agreed this made for one of the best used cars out there. It has a bold, stylish design that is fun to drive and look at. It has the reliability and safety that one would now expect from Hyundai.  It spacious and well equipped interior should make this car appeal to a wide range of shoppers.  It boasts dynamic driving with good fuel efficiency.  The one on common knock was that the lower trim level had somewhat cheap interior upholstery. Standard features do include keyless entry, satellite radio, Bluetooth and USB connections and cruise control. Upgrades include leather seats, navigation and push button start. The base engine is a 2.4 liter I4 engine with 198hp and 24/35mpg. There is a turbocharged option as well.

2011 Used Honda Accord

One of the standards in used cars everywhere, the Accord is a great choice thanks to its superb safety and reliability ratings. It interior offers ample space and the interior has a comfortable design and quality to it.  It has light handling behind a powerful V6 that features strong but smooth braking.  One complaint was that the navigation system was clunky to use.  Standard features include electronic stability control, traction control, six airbags, keyless entry, cruise control and sound system. Upgrades include heated front seats, sunroof and USB and Bluetooth connections.  Base engine is a 2.4 liter I4 with 177hp and 23/33mpg.

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