Here are the best small cars you can buy in 2023
Bore off SUVs, these brilliant little cars are the perfect antidote
“It’s an entirely loveable object. It’s not fun to drive, but it is fun to use. It’s not sophisticated or ground-breaking, but it is fun and interesting.”Advertisement - Page continues below
"It looks smart, and inside has more than enough space enough for five people and their luggage. The outgoing Sandero, which we liked very much, looked and felt cheap. This latest one just… doesn’t."
"The e-208's combination of range, easy personality, value and surprising desirability make it a strong contender."
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"The latest version of the Polo is as good as this supermini has ever been, deftly sidestepping some of the interior mistakes that recent Volkswagen cars have made. It’s a useful, practical all-rounder with a lot to recommend it."Advertisement - Page continues below
"The Fabia offers a mature drive with no real surprises, which admittedly sounds mean but is actually a solid plus – you’ll get exactly what you’re expecting from this car and it’ll slot into your life without any fuss."Advertisement - Page continues below
"The Mini Hatch remains a cut above the rest of the class inside, has superb drivetrains and a very well-sorted chassis to handle whatever poke is provided by the chosen motor up front."