Ford Fiesta 1.5 TDCi ST-Line X Edition 3dr Review

Category: Small car

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
diesel
Gearbox:
manual
Doors:
3 doors
Available colours:
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RRP £22,105What Car? Target Price£20,360
Review

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 a quite pricey in higher trims and the rival Volkswagen Polo just has the edge for ride comfort, safety and rear-seat space.

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Based on our favourite version but adds keyless entry, part-leather seats, traffic sign recognition, a B&O sound system, climate control, passenger seat height adjustment, lumbar adjustment for both front seats and wireless phone charging. The cheaper ST-Line Edition make more financial sense, though.

Diesel engines rarely make sense in cars this small. Unless you do a serious amount of miles we'd suggest you look at one of the 1.0 Ecoboost petrols instead.


Key information

Doors3
Seats5
0-62 MPH12.4 seconds
Fuel TypeDiesel
GearboxMANUAL
MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

62.8

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

292

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

118

g/km

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