The Mazda6 sets the benchmark as a value-for-money, stylish and sporty saloon.
£19,795 - £27,995
The MINI Paceman offers practicality, style and a good drive like no other MINI, but you’ll pay for the privilege.
£19,115 - £30,830
The BMW 7 Series has a stylish and well-equipped limousine interior and its good to drive, even if the suspension is too firm for a luxury car.
£58,275 - £104,260
The Peugeot 208 GTi is Peugeot's best hot hatchback for 20 years: it's fun, fast and frugal, too.
£11,445 - £21,995
The Ford Fiesta ST is great fun to drive and exceptionally good value.
£17,395 - £19,395
The latest SEAT Leon blends a sporty drive, stylish looks and decent practicality better than ever before.
£16,115 - £24,170
The Citroen DS3 Cabrio has what it takes to beat the Fiat 500C: it's stylish, good to drive and surprisingly practical.
£15,325 - £21,415
The Toyota Auris is a well-made hatchback with an unrivalled range of engines, plus low running costs.
£14,945 - £22,890
The Fiat Panda 4x4 is more capable than many larger SUVs despite its tiny size.
£10,575 - £17,225
There's nothing quite like the BMW 5 Series GT, with its huge cabin, luxurious drive and hatchback versatility.
£38,045 - £60,460