The yardstick by which all other cars of its type are measured. Dripping with desirability and quality, and with a wide range of engines and bodystyles available, the 3 Series can be anything you want it to be. Choose the right one, and it’s also sensational to drive.
The Vauxhall Corsa is one of the most familiar sights on British roads, thanks to its popularity as a first car. It’s stylish, practical, easy-to-drive and, in VXR-spec, a proper hot hatch. It’s also excellent value for money and cheap to run, too.
The UK’s best-selling car, and the car people immediately think of whenever the supermini class is mentioned. For good reason, too. The Fiesta is simply brilliant to drive, with a ride and handling balance that puts many more expensive cars to shame.