The Mini is an excellent hatch, but does it have to be so grown up?
Everything we've come to love about new-age Volvos in a smaller size
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 Sandero is deservedly doing well: a reasonable car for a frankly astonishing price.
Bigger and better than ever, the Superb offers a whole lot of car for the cash.
Hyundai arrives to worry the Ford Mondeo – and the impressive i40 certainly does that.
If you like driving, and like small cars, you'll love the Mazda 2.
Not much different to the A-Class, but that's OK. Why mess with a successful formula?
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 you need a roomy supermini this is about your last stop before a Honda Jazz. But it lacks the involvement of some older superminis.
Another good Mazda from one of the very few car companies – any company, come to that – which simply doesn’t make a bad product
If it ain't broke, don't fix it; updated Captur is still one of the better small crossovers on sale
Cheery and characterful, the new Clio is a genuinely appealing supermini.
Not sexy, not fun, not a heartstring-tugger, but by gum is this a clever car. Brilliantly fit for purpose
Peugeot has a hit on its hands with the good looking and cheerily willing 208.
Vauxhall has turned the Corsa into a class-competitive contender.
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
Volkswagen serves up more of the same and it's now better than ever.
If the Passat is too dull but you still have a sensible side, the CC could be just the car for you