PHOENIX -- So you want to buy a nice-looking car, but you don't want to spend a fortune. Turns out, there are cars you can buy that look stylish, offer a sweet ride, but won't break the bank.
"You don't have to spend a lot of money to buy a good-looking car," says AAA's Jim Prueter. "People don't want to drive a car that's frumpy looking. So we picked five that could be pretty cool without spending a lot of money."
1. Scion TC
Priced at $19,995, loaded with features, excellent safety ratings and fuel economy
2. Jeep Wrangler
Priced at $22,295, all-American shape, iconic, most capable off-road vehicle
3. Hyundai Veloster
Priced at $17,600, distinctive look, fun colors, great fuel economy, 100,000-mile warranty
Priced at $22,000, V6 engine, 305 horsepower, best-equipped for the price
Priced at $23,345, good handling and fuel economy, highest possible 5 star crash test rating