For The Ford Ka is more fun to drive than the Fiat 500 it's based on and passably practical for a small car.
Against It's overpriced and under equipped, noisy and doesn't have enough safety kit.
What Car? says
The Ford Ka is cute and fun to drive, but most other city cars are far better to live with.
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There are 6 Ford Ka versions available
Target Price team says:
Compared with the Fiat 500, with which the Ford Ka shares much, the baby Ford is sharper to drive, but not that well equipped. However, in common with Fiat, the Ford has a whole variety of options that allow you to personalise your Ka, on top of the individual models in the range. Tick the right boxes on the options list and you should be able to ensure that your Ford Ka is - quite literally - unique.
Reader test team says:
I bought this car because of the low repayments and free insurance for the first year. Overall, running costs are very low. Tax is £30 per year, fuel…
I find the KA adequate for my needs, I do short journies and usually by myself. It is well equipped but there are some omissions. There is no…
My decision to buy a Ka was based on the saving of £3000 I made by buying pre-reg, plus a trade-in which was £1000 more than I'd been offered by…
I passed my test in June 2011, Needed a well built, reliable, cheap to own/run but nice quirky car. After looking at several options from Vauxhall,…