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
Want something a bit sportier? ST-Line trim is probably for you because it brings 17in alloy wheels, stiffer sports suspension, figure-hugging seats and various sporty styling touches, including a bodykit and a flat-bottomed steering wheel. Bearing in mind that one of the main reasons to buy a Fiesta over the competition is its pert handling, we reckon that the sharper-driving ST-Line is the pick of the range, and still offers great value for money.
Engine: 1.5 TDCi
Diesel engines rarely make sense in cars this small. The entry-level option is a fine effort, offering good low-end pull and decent fuel economy, but unless you do a serious amount of miles we'd suggest you look at one of the 1.0 Ecoboost petrols instead.