Best Cars Under 20K
TOYOTA COROLLA CLIMB
It only just misses out on the $20k mark, however being over by just $190 we could not forget about the trusty Corolla here. You obtain a 1.8-litre petroleum 4, which sips 91-octane routine unleaded and returns 6.7 L/100km in the combined-cycle gas examination. It's a huge small vehicle, also, at 4.33 metres long. A six-speaker stereo with common Bluetooth for phone as well as songs plus a journey computer system, cruise ship control and also multi-function steering wheel are standard, along with a touch-screen user interface.
The whole Hyundai Accent variety in Australia begins with under $20k. You could opt for a six-speed manual or a new CVT vehicle, with either a 1.4 or 1.6 engine. It's slightly bigger compared to the Corolla hatch at 4.37 metres in size. The Accent features a five-year/unlimited kilometre guarantee, it is rated 5 star for safety by ANCAP.
It's the sibling car to the old Hyundai i20 (no more offered in Australia), only it's worn a much neater as well as better-proportioned body style. With a reduced and also vast position with the hallmark 'tiger nose' grille, the current Rio is certainly among the nicer-looking tiny hatches in the class. Travelers are treated to a positive cabin, too, with tons of conventional attributes and excellent area to move about. Meanwhile the vehicle driver is entrusted to a wonderful driving feel, with communicative steering as well as outstanding body control via the corners. Exposure is also a positive characteristic to this vehicle.
The Mazda2 provides inexpensive Japanese construct high quality as well as spirited driving characteristics. It isn't rather one of the most preferred in its course, but it is up there. The Mazda2 is tiny but huge on safety, compensating its owners with 5 star for ANCAP security. For the latest model Mazda has included a variety of sophisticated modern technologies, consisting of autonomous emergency braking for all variations, and also Mazda's G-Vectoring Control which provides maximum security and also equilibrium on the road.
KIA CERATO S
The base-model Kia Cerato S start from $19,990. It exceeds the base Toyota Corolla on requirements, using a 2.0-litre engine with 112kW, consuming alcohol 91-octane normal unleaded as well as returning 7.3 L/100km on the mixed cycle. It can be had in hatch as well as sedan kind. As a base model it's rather without upmarket tools, yet you do obtain luxury safety, and also the auto basics such as main securing, a full-sized extra, an alarm, six-way adjustable chauffeur's seat, cruise ship control, six-speaker sound and also Bluetooth.
Valued from $17,990, the Fiat 500 is certainly among the funkiest hatches below. It weighs under 1000kg and returns a fuel usage standard of simply 4.9 L/100km when powered by the 1.2-litre in the base model Pop. Luxury safety and security, 15-inch alloys, Bluetooth, a journey computer and also six-speaker stereo are all basic, however seating ability is limited to just four.
The new Suzuki Swift has actually landed, taking practical as well as fun motoring to a brand-new standard. For the most up to date model Suzuki has jammed the bundle packed with typical tools across the board. A touch-screen with a rear-view electronic camera as well as sat-nav is standard on all other than the base GL. However with the GL Navigator Safety and security pack variant starting from $18,990, this is one of the best value-for-money vehicles on the marketplace. It's likewise lots of fun to drive, and the most recent layout gives the Swift a developed and also modern-day attire.
An additional Suzuki joins this leading 10 simply since it is also interesting to skip. The current Ignis has actually been very well gotten by the public and also press, with its quirky styling as well as fun, go-anywhere mindset garnering it lots of brownie points. Like the Swift over, Suzuki has actually packaged everything right into the small crossover to earn it among the best value-for-money autos in its course. It's also extremely simple to drive with outstanding presence thanks to that essential raised-up driving position, while touch-screen enjoyment with a rear-view camera and sat-nav is typical across the board.
Volkswagen prides itself on user-friendliness and gas performance. And also in spite of the diesel exhausts scandal all its vehicles do offer superb real-world gas economic climate. Stepping into the brand from the beginning gets you the fully grown brand-new Polo. In base Trendline and Comfortline trim the Polo is powered by a 1.2-litre turbo-petrol engine that takes in simply 4.8 L/100km on the typical cycle. Like all Volkswagen models, the Polo's cabin is neat and tidy, with a clean and also understandable plan of controls, and also a touch-screen interface for all on-board media and smartphone pairing. It likewise offers a respectable 280L boot and also decent back seat space for the course.