Great-looking, great to drive new Volvo should be a fine car to own.
Citroen's Fiat Panda - character over driving thrills, but none the worse for that.
Cracking supermini is one of the best cars Ford makes. Britain’s top seller? It makes you proud.
The B-Class is now a genuine contender – if an expensive one – in the family hatch sector.
If you like driving, and like small cars, you'll love the Mazda 2.
Looks great, feels classy. Worth a look, Volkswagen and Ford owners.
Great option for someone who doesn’t really care about cars or driving.
The 2008 is a proper little mashup, which just about works.
If it ain't broke, don't fix it; updated Captur is still one of the better small crossovers on sale
Not sexy, not fun, not a heartstring-tugger, but by gum is this a clever car. Brilliantly fit for purpose
Buy without regret: the 3 drives as well as it looks. Very nicely balanced indeed.
Mazda’s new 3 family hatch: low on excitement, high on quiet satisfaction
The Astra re-thought. It works at providing what real people really want.
Peugeot has a hit on its hands with the good looking and cheerily willing 208.
It's a sizeable leap, and enough to shove the Polo up to the upper reaches of the supermini order.
Good but not great supermini for dynamics, but a thoroughly enjoyable object
A beautiful, entertaining and fundamentally different hatch.
New Soul puts practicality to the fore, but in other areas less progress has been made.
While still a comfy, useful hatchback, the C4 Cactus's move mainstream has taken away its class hero status
Probably Fiat’s least interesting car, but that doesn’t mean it’s worth ignoring if you love a bargain.
The Corolla is back, looking better than ever, but still short on fun
It's engine range isn't class leading, but overlook that and the Micra is a massively improved contender