Attractive company car tax bills and big discounts for private buyers are the two main pulls of the Vauxhall Astra. If you’re looking to inject a little excitement to your daily commute, the Ford Focus is a better bet, but the Astra is still a fair choice if you just want a down-to-earth family hatchback.get the best price
Trim: SRi VX-Line Nav
Based on SRi Nav trim, but add a few sportier styling touches, including 18in bi-colour alloy wheels. Not worth the extra cash, in our opinion.
Engine: 1.2 Turbo 145
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