6 new and used cars you can get for under $30,000

A hybrid, an electric vehicle, and several midsize SUVs.

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Each week, Boston.com profiles several cars that consumers can find for below a certain price point in an effort to help you find your dream car faster. The cars listed include new and used models and any financial incentives currently available. Prices posted here are either starting MSRPs for newer vehicles or based on Kelley Blue Book’s Fair Purchase Price for used vehicles.

2017 Honda Accord hybrid

2017 Honda Accord Hybrid. —Honda
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Starting MSRP: $29,605

Why it’s worth the price: The Honda Accord Hybrid has returned to dealerships for 2017 following a brief hiatus. Available in three trims, the five-passenger sedan is powered by a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine and an electric motor that deliver 212 horsepower. The environmentally-friendly hybrid delivers an outstanding 27 mpg in the city and 36 mpg on the highway.

The Accord received top scores in all crash tests performed by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety and earned five stars overall from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The hybrid comes equipped with a rearview camera, adaptive cruise control, pre-collision braking, lane keep assist, and road departure mitigation.

Current incentives: Check your local Honda dealership for offers and incentives.

2017 Ford Focus Electric

2017 Ford Focus Electric. —Ford

Starting MSRP: $29,120

Why it’s worth the price: If you want to forego trips to the gas station altogether, consider the Ford Focus Electric. The fully-electric, five-passenger sedan can travel up to 100 miles on a battery charge and comes standard with Sirius XM and HD Radio, two USB ports, and Ford’s updated SYNC 3 infotainment system with voice recognition and an 8-inch touch screen.

The Focus earned a five-star rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. It earned top scores in nearly all crash tests performed by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety except for the small overlap front test, which measures a collision’s impact on the vehicle’s front corner. A rearview camera is standard on the Ford Focus Electric.

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Current incentives: Check your local Ford dealership for offers and incentives.

2017 GMC Acadia

2017 GMC Acadia. —GMC

Starting MSRP: $29,070

Why it’s worth the price: Redesigned for 2017, the three-row GMC Acadia provides a smooth ride and plenty of space for passengers and cargo. The seven-passenger Acadia is powered by a 197-horsepower, 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine. A 310-horsepower, 3.6-liter V6 is available. The midsize SUV packs an impressive range of standard equipment including five USB ports, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone connectivity, and a 7-inch touch screen infotainment system.

The Acadia received top scores in all crash tests performed by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety and earned five stars overall from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. A rearview camera is standard. Forward collision warning, rear cross traffic alert, and rear park assist are available.

Current incentives: Check your local GMC dealership for offers and incentives.

2017 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport

2017 Hyundai Santa Fe and Santa Fe Sport. —Hyundai

Starting MSRP: $25,350

Why it’s worth the price: Attention budget-conscious SUV shoppers: Did you know that the Santa Fe Sport edition clocks in at $5,000 less than the standard Santa Fe midsize SUV? The Sport model, which seats five passengers in its two rows, runs on a 185-horsepower, 2.4-liter engine with the option of upgrading to a 240-horsepower, turbocharged 2.0-liter engine. (The three-row Santa Fe packs a 290-horsepower, 3.3-liter V6 and room for seven.)

The Santa Fe Sport received top scores in all crash tests performed by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety and earned five stars overall from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. A rearview camera is standard. Advanced safety features are available.

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Current incentives: Check your local Hyundai dealership for offers and incentives.

2016 Buick Enclave

2016 Buick Enclave. —Buick

KBB.com Fair Purchase Price: $27,852

Why it’s worth the price: Shave more than $10,000 off the price of Buick’s midsize Enclave SUV by hunting for last year’s edition. The seven-passenger SUV is powered by a V6 engine mated to a six-speed automatic transmission. All models are equipped with Bluetooth, a USB port, and Buick’s IntelliLink infotainment system with a 6.5-inch touch screen. A built-in Wi-Fi hotspot became standard with the 2016 model.

The 2016 Buick Enclave earned a five-star rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and top scores in crash tests performed by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. A rearview camera and rear parking sensors come standard. Lane departure warning, rear cross traffic alert, blind spot monitoring, and forward collision alert are available.

Current incentives: Kelley Blue Book researchers indicate a 2016 Buick Enclave in good or better condition can range from $25,917 to $29,786 and has a typical mileage of about 21,500. Search local used car dealerships to find one.

2016 Mazda CX-9

2016 Mazda CX-9. —Mazda

KBB.com Fair Purchase Price: $25,922

Why it’s worth the price: Redesigned for 2016, last year’s Mazda CX-9 midsize crossover offers updated styling and technology at a reasonable price. With seating for seven, the three-row SUV is powered by a turbocharged 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine mated to a six-speed automatic transmission. The CX-9 is offered in four trims: Sport, Touring, Grand Touring, and Signature. All models are equipped with Bluetooth, two USB ports, and the Mazda Connect infotainment system with a 7-inch touch screen.

The 2016 model was not crash tested by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration or the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. A rearview camera is standard. Higher trims come with a collision detection system with emergency braking.

Current incentives: Kelley Blue Book researchers indicate a 2016 Mazda CX-9 in good or better condition can range from $24,037 to $27,806 and has a typical mileage of about 35,000. Search local used car dealerships to find one.