Top Gear's top five hatchbacks
Our pick of the very best cars available right now
Posted: 02 Dec 2013
1) VW Golf 1.6 TDI 105
£19,775, 105bhp, 184lb ft, 0-62mph 10.7secs, vmax 119mph, 74.3mpg, CO2 99g/km
The runaway class leader. It just does what it does better than any other car, be it the school run or the motorway haul. To buy it is to love it.