In the small sedan market, the Honda Civic and Hyundai Elantra are both highly well-liked models. 

Despite the automobile exodus to produce SUVs and crossovers, the category is still congested. 

Along with the Honda and Hyundai, other compact cars that compete for first place include the Kia Forte,

Although they were unable to obtain a Toyota Corolla or a Subaru Impreza, MotorTrend put the tiny sedans against

Which tiny sedan is the winner in the minicar wars?

MotorTrend was given a 2022 Mazda Mazda3 AWD for testing, and it is swift.

 It took just 6.4 seconds to accelerate from a complete stop to 60 mph. 

The 2022 Kia Forte GT also equaled the Mazda3's 0-60 time, albeit it lagged behind the Mazda3

However, given that both cars are powered by turbocharged 16-valve inline four-cylinder engines, the results make sense.

The remainder of the small sedan group, however, was moving more slowly during the dead run. 

In a respectable 7.6 seconds, the Volkswagen Jetta completed the test. 

 Then, the 1.5L turbocharged 2022 Honda Civic reached 60 mph in exactly 8.0 seconds.