Toyota Aygo 1.0 VVT-i X-Play 5dr Review

Category: City car

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
petrol
Gearbox:
manual
Doors:
5 doors
Available colours:
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RRP £11,715What Car? Target Price£11,177
Review

The Toyota Aygo offers a distinctive style to go with its frugal fuel economy, great driving position and very good infotainment system. However, when it comes to the driving experience, space and practicality and finance costs it offers, it's outgunned by better rivals such as the Kia Picanto and Volkswagen Up.

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Trim: X-Play

You still have to put up with steel wheels, but X-Play adds air conditioning, electrically operated door mirrors and a leather steering wheel and gear knob. And don't forget that you get the better infotainment system (with Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, a DAB radio and Bluetooth), a rear-view camera and driver's seat height adjustment. 

Engine: 1.0 VVT-i

With just 71bhp, there's enough pep for pottering around town, but the Aygo’s three-cylinder, 1.0-litre petrol engine’s performance can best be described as leisurely on faster roads.


Key information

Doors5
Seats4
0-62 MPH13.8 seconds
Fuel TypePetrol
GearboxMANUAL
MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

57.6

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

168

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

114

g/km

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