The Ford Fiesta is superb to drive, smart inside and well equipped. It’s one of the very best small cars, but the rival Volkswagen Polo is an even better all-rounder.get the best price
Titanium trim is worth a look, adding cruise control, power-folding door mirrors, keyless start, automatic lights and wipers and sat-nav to everything you get on Zetec. It is quite pricey, though.
Engine: 1.0 EcoBoost 125
The 99bhp 1.0-litre is great, but this 123bhp version is even better without costing you much more to buy or run. It is a responsive, free-revving, sweet unit that's a peach to drive, and comes with a slick, six-speed manual gearbox.