Car makers have been busy the last couple of years and all-new models and redesigned models for 2013 show off all of the hard work. Here is a collection of compact cars, sedans, crossovers, and trucks that all embody the new innovations in technology, design and a nod to the aspirational luxury that car buyers have come to expect at every price point. Some of these cars are 2014s but all are available in 2013.
All photos are courtesy of the respective manufacturers.
2014 Kia Cadenza
New for 2013, the 2014 Kia Cadenza takes the affordable face of Kia and brings an air of luxury to the newest sedan offering.
2013 Hyundai Azera
Slotting in between the successful and attractive affordable Sonata and the Euro-inspired Equus, Hyundai has brought in the 2013 Hyundai Azera to their full-size sedan line up.
Mazda brings its Zoom-Zoom to the sedan segment with a re-designed 5-seater that turns heads with its design and gets a pleasnt surprise in the fuel economy department: 37 mpg on the highway. The 2013 Mazda6 is definitely holding its own in the sedan world.
2014 Cadillac CTS
Available in 2013, the 2014 Cadillac CTS is re-designed meet the luxury of the its new Cadillac ATS and XTS siblings.
2013 Dodge Dart
All new for 2013 the Dodge Dart is a compact sedan that doesn't feel so compact. Coming soon, this modern looking affordable looker will also have a GT trim level.
2013 Honda Civic
The 2013 Honda Civic is re-designed even more after the 2012 update.
2013 Mazda CX-9
The 2013 Mazda CX-9 got a full facelift including a new grille, new headlights and an elegant look filled with technology that keeps the full-size crossover up to date with its CX-5 and Mazda6 siblings.
2014 Subaru Forester
After skipping 2013, the 2014 Subaru Forester is back on the streets again with a fresh new look and updated fuel economy.
2013 Toyota RAV4
The Toyota RAV4 is all grown up in 2013, losing the iconic wheel on the back in a total redesign.
2013 Ford Fusion
In a complete redesign that has taken the world by storm, the 2013 Ford Fusion, Fusion Hybrid and Fusion Energi bring class-leading fuel economy and greener options to the sedan world.
2013 Toyota Camry
Actually redesigned for 2012, the 2013 Toyota Camry still looks as fresh and modern as other sedans in the mid-size segment.
2013 Toyota Tundra
Re-styled and due out this fall, the 2013 Toyota Tundra has an all-new interior, and updated grille and lamps.
2014 GM Sierra
Already out and about in 2013, the 2014 GMC Sierra takes a traditional workhorse and gives it luxury and technology that every gentleman farmer can love.
2013 Lincoln MKZ
The 2013 Lincoln MKZ and MKZ hybrid have Euro-influenced design touches and a look that updates the look of Lincoln Elegance.
2013 RAM 1500
The award-winning 2013 RAM 1500 has a new look and segment leading fuel economy that doesn't sacrifice power.
2013 Honda Accord
The ninth generation of the Honda Accord was refreshed for 2013 and in 2014, comes in as the all-new 2014 Honda Accord Plug-in Hybrid.
2014 Nissan Versa Note
The Versa Note is an all-new badge for Nissan and is what was previously called the Nissan Versa hatchback. This 5-door hatch has a sporty new design and is on the road now for 2013.
2013 Ford C-Max
Breaking new ground, the 2013 Ford C-Max hybrid replaced the outgoing Ford Escape hybrid and is available in a hybrid or a plug-in hybrid as the 2013 Ford C-Max Energi.
2013 Buick Enclave
Entering a new segment for Buick, the luxury compact crossover 2013 Buick Enclave is smartly appointed option for those who want a little more from their hauler.
2013 Scion FR-S
Always a crowd pleaser since its introduction, the compact sports car offering from Scion has won fans over with the fun drive and unique design of the 2013 Scion FR-S.
2013 Subaru XV Crosstek
An all-new vehicle for Subaru, the 2013 XV Crosstrek is less like an Impreza Wagon than a compact SUV that is both stylish and capable.