Although it’s well equipped and has a hybrid option, the Toyota Yaris doesn’t excel in enough areas to stand out in the tough small car classget the best price
Toyota’s Safety Sense package (now standard on all Yaris versions) brings automatic city braking technology, lane departure alert and automatic high beam, plus, rain-sensing windscreen wipers, power front windows, Bluetooth and a six-speaker audio system come on entry-level Active models.
Engine: 1.5 Hybrid
This engine is borrowed from the Prius, albeit with a smaller battery pack. It is probably the quickest Yaris in-gear, thanks to the extra assistance from the electric motor, but the CVT gearbox is noisy, sending the revs flaring when you try and accelerate.