Best city cars
City cars sit at the bottom of the automotive tree in terms of size and running costs, but that doesn’t mean you need to sacrifice driving enjoyment or quality, in the pursuit of a well-rounded small car.
Manufacturers are increasingly trying to cut costs by teaming up with neighbouring carmakers and sharing platforms. Cars like the VW up!, Skoda Citigo and SEAT Mii share a large proportion of their parts, but with individual bodies and badges.
There's plenty of choice in the city car market, all of which guarantee low running costs, a comfortable ride and practical interiors. But choice can be confusing, and if you’re unsure of where to look, or are baffled by the options, take a peek at our comprehensive top 10.