Well rounded, but short on personality and doesn't go far enough.
Like the Skoda Citigo, a cheaper VW Up — a winner, in other words.
Peugeot has at last rediscovered some hot hatch form. Not the most startling small fast hatch, but a good effort.
Peugeot has a hit on its hands with the good looking and cheerily willing 208.
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.
A job well done. The Golf is better, but not by much.
Peugeot's hot hatch renaissance continues. The 308 GTI has a joyously wild streak
The 2008 is a proper little mashup, which just about works.
Not as cheap as you’d expect, but still one of the best hot hatches on sale.
Seat’s strongest car in a long time, the Leon is now a Golf-baiting player.
A Seat that takes the brand back to its roots, the Toledo is unassuming but able.
Only the interior isn't as good as the Golf. Beyond that, there's not a lot to split the Leon ST.
This is among the best compact estates on sale (partly because it isn’t really compact at all).
A first-time entrant from Seat that feels like they’ve been practicing for years.
Lots of crossover showroom appeal, and lives up to it out on the road.
A big French saloon might be an oddball choice, but the 508 looks bold, feels good and drives (mostly) well
The Peugeot 508 SW is a better car than the Citroen C5 Tourer it shares its chassis with.
Not the most rounded family estate, but the big Pug oozes desirability. Much cooler than a 3 Series
Peugeot ditches MPVs, does crossovers instead. Seven-seat 5008 is the biggest yet
Seat’s most complete car. It has no real weaknesses – but we just know you’d rather have the VW…