From oil changes to new tires to traffic tickets, driving can be an expensive enterprise. To help take a bit of the sting out of the initial investment, we present GAYOT's list of the Top 10 Cheap Cars. These thrifty 2016-17 model year autos are all priced under $25,000 and include an array of the newest roadsters, hatchbacks, sedans and crossovers. As our list demonstrates, "cheap" doesn't have to mean "bare bones" as these budget cars come packed to the roof racks with standard advanced performance, safety and technology features. And, to top things off, most of these chic new vehicles are also extremely fuel efficient.