The Ford Focus stands out as the best driver’s car in the class, with handling that will enthuse you keen drivers out there. That's complemented by a fine ride that almost matches a VW Golf for comfort and passenger space very nearly on a par with the Skoda Octavia. It's mainly the iffy interior quality and slightly lacklustre performance that mark it down.get the best price
Adds 17in alloy wheels, privacy glass, part-leather seat trim and six-way electric driver’s seat adjustment to Titanium.
Engine:1.5 EcoBoost 150
If you regularly carry lots of people and need more oomph, the 1.5 petrols have a bit more guts. Thus far, we’ve tried only the 180bhp version, though.