What vehicle would you recommend for short city journeys?

What vehicle would you recommend for short city journeys?

Asked on 29 October 2018 by Gillian Whitby

Answered by Andrew Brady
The Hyundai i10 represents excellent value for money and is easy to drive around town, while also being cheap to run. Also look at the Volkswagen Up or the very similar Skoda Citigo and SEAT Mii.
Similar questions
My wife's current car is a 2003 Renault Clio from new (probably the most reliable car we've had). She normally does about four short journeys a week and an occasional 35-mile return journey. Sometime,...
In the main, I only drive twice a day for 1.3 miles each way. Should I keep the Lexus IS 2.5 V6 petrol or swap to a small petrol car, or even a hybrid like the Toyota Yaris?
My questions are: 1) How exactly does a hybrid car work? 2) How is the electric part recharged and how far would the average car travel on one charge? 3) Would the driver in reality use the petrol part...
Related models
Funky little city car. Cheap to run with low CO2. Lively and fun to drive. Large enough for four adults.
A quality product, low running costs, decent level of refinement, zesty little engine, easy to drive.
Small car based on Volkswagen Up. Ideal for town. Economical on fuel. Fun to drive. Lower prices than Up and SEAT Mii.
Stylish and good quality interior. Roomier and more mature than its predecessor. Very refined for a small car. Handles well and good to drive.
 

Value my car