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 the rival Volkswagen Polo just has the edge for ride comfort, standard safety and rear seat space.get the best price
Trim: ST Performance Edition
This hardcore version of the ST hot hatch adds a bit more power and some clever suspension. It's very pricey, though; the cheaper ST-2 and ST-3 models make far more sense.
Engine: 1.5 EcoBoost
The Fiesta ST's engine is a cracker, and so much more soulful than a VW Polo GTI's. It pulls heartily from low revs and enjoys spinning up to its limiter, all the while accompanied by a muscular, growling soundtrack that’s enhanced tastefully by a Sound Symposer.
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