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Price (on the road)

Β£9,325-Β£25,640

Target Price (cash)

Β£8,920-Β£20,328

Contract Hire Leasing Rates

Β£161.59-Β£205.69/month

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Engines

1.0 115PS Up GTI
This engine is exclusively offered in the range-topping Up GTI. Acceleration is surprisingly swift (0-62mph takes 8.8sec) and this engine also sounds a bit fruitier than the Up&#39;s lesser 1.0 petrol engines.
Auto
The electric motor in the e-Up has 81bhp and delivers nippy acceleration around town. However, it&#39;s very pricey and only has a maximum range of 99 miles between charges. In the real world, you&#39;ll be lucky to get 70 miles – even in warmer weather.
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1.0 90PS
This turbocharged three-cylinder engine delivers much punchier acceleration than either of the non-turbo petrols – particuarly at low revs. It makes the Up far more relaxing to drive and a much more competent motorway car. Available only in High Up or Up Beats trim.
1.0
This 74bhp engine feels a bit gutsier than the 59bhp engine. However, it still struggles to keep up with fast-moving traffic, especially when hills are thrown into the mix. It could be had with a manual or automatic gearbox, and in High Up or Up Beats trim.
1.0
The least powerful of the 1.0-litre petrol engines is officially slightly more economical than the 75 (74bhp) version, but acceleration is decidedly tardy. It’s available with a manual or automatic gearbox and, in economy-boosting stop-start (S/S) form, has sub-100g/km CO2 emissions.

Miles per gallon

Official fuel economy figure

58.9-tbc mpg

CO2 Emissions

Official emissions rating

0-97 g/km

VED Tax band

How much will it cost you?

A-E

Boot capacity

How much space is there?

959 litres

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