Overall, the A1 is a fine car, being comfortable and tidy to drive and reasonably roomy, while it should be no more expensive to run than non-premium rivals. However, while it offers a better premium small car package than the Mini 5dr, the Volkswagen Polo has all the same virtues, plus it’s roomier and has a slightly smarter interior.get the best price
This is our recommendation, because it adds 16in alloy wheels (which don’t ruin the ride), cruise control and rear parking sensors, plus it opens up more option choices. It’s worth thinking about adding climate control and a height-adjustable boot floor.
Engine: 25 TFSI
We are yet to try out this variant