Ford Fiesta 1.0 EcoBoost Active X 5dr Review

Category: Small car

Section: Version review

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  • Ford Fiesta 2022 interior rear seats
  • Ford Fiesta 2022 interior front seats
  • Ford Fiesta 2022 interior infotainment
  • Ford Fiesta 2022 right tracking
  • Ford Fiesta 2022 left static boot open
  • Ford Fiesta 2022 headlight detail
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RRP£23,185
Fuel type:
petrol
Gearbox:
manual
Doors:
5 doors

The Ford Fiesta is superb to drive, smart inside and well equipped, plus it offers a broad range of trim levels – from the affordable Trend to the SUV-inspired Active – to cater for many tastes and budgets. It’s one of the very best small cars you can buy, but it can prove quite pricey in higher trims and the rival Volkswagen Polo just has the edge for ride comfort, safety and rear-seat space.

The mid-range 99bhp engine is a fine engine, pulling hard from low-revs and sprinting from 0-62mph over a second faster than the 74bhp entry-level engine. Even better, it manages decent levels of economy, helping to keep running costs low. All that makes the 1.0L Ecoboost 100 our pick of the Fiesta engine range.


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Key information

Doors5
Seats5
0-62 MPH10.8 seconds
Fuel TypePetrol
GearboxMANUAL

Available colours

MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

51.4

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

N/A

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

125

g/km