The Vauxhall Corsa is keenly priced if you choose carefully, but it's outclassed by newer rivals in most other areas. The Volkswagen Polo and Seat Ibiza are the most rounded small cars on the market, but if you want something that's great fun to drive, it's also worth considering the Ford Fiesta.read the full model review
Adds OnStar automatic crash response, heated front seats, front and rear parking sensors and 16in wheels to everything you get on Design trim. Cheaper Energy trim makes more sense, though.
This entry-level 1.4 petrol engine lacks a turbocharger, so needs working very hard. Only consider it if you barely leave the city, but best avoided altogether.