Good to drive, roomy inside and fairly affordable to own
Go higher up the trim ladder and Xcellence has an upmarket air with its chrome roof rails and window trims, and adds the convenience of keyless entry and adaptive cruise control.
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.