“The Captur is based on the latest Renault Clio, offering big-car looks and decent practicality without the associated running costs.”
£14,295 - £21,195
An incredible blend of performance and practicality – the Skoda Octavia vRS is a fast car you can use every day.
£23,830 - £25,465
The SEAT Leon SC gets two less doors than the hatchback but offers plenty of practicality and decent engines.
£17,400 - £24,395
The Kia Pro_cee’d offers practicality, comfort and efficiency all wrapped up in a stylish body.
£14,900 - £23,095
The BMW 3 Series GT is a car designed without compromise – sporty, comfortable and practical.
£29,905 - £44,370
The Renault Zoe isn’t just a rival for other electric cars, it offers a genuine alternative to conventional superminis, too.
£18,445 - £25,545
The Ford B-MAX is a brilliantly usable, great-to-drive small people carrier.
£13,095 - £19,325
The Subaru Forester is practical, rugged and reliable, even if it’s not the best looking SUV out there.
£24,995 - £30,995
The Lexus IS takes on the BMW 3 Series and Mercedes C-Class diesel models with its efficient hybrid, and it's surprisingly fun to drive.
£26,495 - £36,750
The Vauxhall Cascada convertible is a cruiser with the power to spring a few surprises.
£24,500 - £30,745