Good to drive, roomy inside and fairly affordable to own
Even entry-level SE trim gets you 17in alloys, cruise control, air conditioning, automatic headlights, a contrasting-coloured roof and metallic paint. However, we’d still recommend upgrading to SE Technology; this get you a much better infotainment system as well as rear parking sensors.
Engine:1.0 TSI 115
The more powerful 114bhp 1.0 engine (badged 1.0 TSI 115) pulls more eagerly from low revs and feels suitably more energetic in every situation. It’s just a pity that this engine is available only in SE Technology and above, unless you go for an automatic (DSG) gearbox – something the majority of buyers in this class won’t want.