Compact Sedans manuals
A compact car (North America), or small family car in British acceptation, is a classification of cars that are larger than a subcompact car but smaller than a mid-size car, equating roughly to the C-segment in Europe. Passenger car classes are defined based on interior volume index or seating capacity, except automobiles classified as a special vehicle such as those with only two designated seating positions. In North America, currently the compact segment has a significant share of 16% of US market. This segment is dominated by non-American models from Toyota Group, Honda Group and Hyundai together with its controlled Kia, trough successful models as Honda Civic, Toyota Corolla, Hyundai Elantra, and Kia Forte. The Ford Focus and Chevrolet Cruze are successful American compacts.