Ford StreetKa (2003–2005)
Ford's Ka based roadster hit the UK market in March 2003 using a new South African built single overhead cam 94bhp 1.6 litre 'Duratec' engine which also puts out 99lb ft torque. Combined consumption 35.8mpg. Very attractive. £12,495 for base car with alloys, CD and ABS; £13,795 for Luxury model with leather and a/c. Launched by Kylie Minogue. 1,000 'First edition' Luxury Kas sold out on pre-orders at £13,995 apiece.