Here are the Top 5 Hatchbacks in 2015.
1. Volkswagen Golf GTI
Volkswagen has completely redesigned the 2015 model of the Golf GTI. The car is now powered with a four cylinder turbocharged 2.0 liter engine which will provide 210 horsepower and 258 lb-ft torque. The new model is 2 inches longer and has increased cargo space of 22.8 cu behind the rear seats. Its body has been designed to look even more sporty and lighter than its previous models. This car will be available in two versions as two door and four door models.
2. Honda Fit
The new Honda Fit will be much better than its previous versions. The new model is shorter than the previous one but looks larger. The engine is 1.5 liters four cylinder similar to its predecessor. But this new engine has direct injection instead of the port injection system. This new engine will generate 130 horsepower and 114 lb-ft of torque. The car has the same manual six speed transmission similar to its earlier versions. Another major thing is that it has been made out of very high quality rigid steel.
The new Mazdaspeed3 will be powered by a 2.5 liter four cylinder turbocharged skyactiv engine which will deliver 295 horsepower. The car has a six speed manual transmission with a skyactiv drive gearbox. The engine has been designed to provide power to all the four wheels. The car will have a suspension tuned to perform like on a racing track and brakes have been upgraded in all the four corners for more balance. The look of the car will be more aggressive and sporty. The interior of the car will have more instruments and completely different design than the existing models.
Kia has been constantly innovating its Soul Hatchback car. The car has been created with high strength steel and a completely reworked suspension for more comfortable driving experience. The Soul will come in two variants with the base version having a 1.6 liter 130 horsepower engine six speed manual transmission and the Soul Exclaim which will have 2.0 liter four cylinder direct injection engine producing 164 horsepower and 151lb-ft of torque with six speed automatic transmission.
5. Hyundai Veloster Turbo
Hyundai has been a top manufacturer of hatchbacks and its Veloster is one of the quickest hatchbacks ever. It has a 1.6 liter four cylinder turbocharged engine which produces 201 horsepower and 165 lb-ft of torque. It will be packed with technical stuff like air pressure monitoring system, ABS, traction control etc. and will be priced at $21,600.