Quantcast
Do you know your car's MoT and mileage history? Our user profiles will show you for FREE | No thanks
Ask a Question

What's your question? Search here

What mid-size, automatic can I get that's reliable and cheap?
I've just passed my test and would like to buy a cheap, reliable, mid-size automatic (about the same size as a new design Vauxhall Corsa as it's what I passed in). As long as the automatic gearbox is known for being reliable, that's the main thing. I haven't got a big budget so looking for something around £1500 or less. I'm probably asking for a miracle but a nudge in the right direction would be very much appreciated. Just needs to be big enough for a tent and camping kit.

Asked on 18 May 2017 by pierso

Answered by Honest John
Toyota Yaris Verso 1.3 auto. Next size up, Toyota Corolla auto or Honda Civic auto, but these are belt cam engines.

Honest John recommends carwow – find and buy your perfect car, in just a few clicks

Dear Honest John,

Please help me choose my next car. I would like it to have:
    Select a few terms below
Similar questions
I need to buy a used, reliable, automatic family car for under £10,000 as soon as possible. What would you recommend and where is best to purchase from?
Related models
Comfortable, well equipped and dependable. Huge range of body styles and refined, economical engines. Rated highly by owners.
Based on the best small hatchback, practical and versatile, low rear load sill, four-speed torque converter automatic.
Good ride comfort. High quality feel. Huge loadspace and versatile rear seats. Excellent 1.6 i-DTEC diesel averages a claimed 78.5mpg. All engines chain cam.
 

Ask Honest John

Value my car

Amount to borrow
Sorry. The minimum loan amount is £1000
To pay back over

My credit score

Best available rate 9.20%

Total repayment £9,304.93

Total cost of credit £1,804.93

£155.08

60 monthly payments

Apply now

Representative example

The Representative APR is 13.2% (fixed) so if you borrow £7,500 over 4 years at a rate of 13.2% p.a (fixed) you will repay £199.21 per month and repay £9562.20 in total.

;