The Ford Ka+ is a budget supermini that concentrates on practicality, affordability and value-for-money. It compares with a Vauxhall Corsa on size, but a Vauxhall Viva on price.
Ford has done a cracking job in turning this Indian-built runaround into a very credible budget supermini for the UK.
After applying the same treatment to the Fiesta, Focus and Mondeo earlier this year, Ford is giving buyers of its mid-sized SUV the option of a version that looks and feels sportier.
Britain loves a junior hot hatch and the Ford Fiesta ST is at the top of the tree. But can this more powerful special-edition ST200 raise the bar even higher?