The Mini is an excellent hatch, but does it have to be so grown up?
It’s certainly different. It’s also very practical, with enough charm to appeal.
It's a sizeable leap, and enough to shove the Polo up to the upper reaches of the supermini order.
One of Britain’s best-selling cars, the Qashqai is quiety, comfy and homemade, too
A cute, fine little convertible. Although the emphasis is on the little: the boot is tiny and the interior packaging is odd.
A refreshing niche that ain’t a crossover, but not as sporty as billed