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Suzuki Swift

Suzuki Swift

 · includes 10 listings
4.4 from 186 reviews
TransmissionAutomatic, Manual and Continuously Variable (CVT)
Drive TypeFront Wheel Drive (FWD)
Fuel TypePetrol

Starting Price $15,990 to $27,490

  • Build Quality
    4.4 (20)
  • Cleaning & Maintenance
    4.6 (19)
  • Value for Money
    4.5 (20)
  • Noise Level
    3.6 (19)
  • Braking
    4.5 (20)
  • Acceleration / Power
    4.0 (20)
  • Gear Shifting
    4.3 (17)
  • Suspension
    3.9 (19)
  • Fuel Efficiency
    4.7 (20)
  • Handling
    4.4 (19)
  • Interior Design
    4.1 (20)
  • Boot Size
    3.4 (20)
  • Comfort
    4.0 (20)
  • Features
    4.2 (20)
  • Wheels15" Alloy, 15" Steel, 16" Alloy and 17" Alloy
  • ANCAP Safety Rating4 Stars to 5 Stars
  • Fuel Consumption4.6 L/100km to 6.3 L/100km
  • Fuel Tank Capacity 37 L to 43 L
  • Engine3 Cylinder 1.0L, 4 Cylinder 1.2L, 4 Cylinder 1.4L and 4 Cylinder 1.5L
  • Country of ManufactureJapan and Thailand
Honda Jazz

Honda Jazz

 · includes 8 listings
4.1 from 178 reviews
TransmissionAutomatic, Manual and Continuously Variable (CVT)
Drive TypeFront Wheel Drive (FWD)
Fuel TypePetrol

Starting Price $14,990 to $22,990

  • Build Quality
    3.7 (17)
  • Cleaning & Maintenance
    4.1 (15)
  • Value for Money
    3.6 (18)
  • Noise Level
    3.3 (18)
  • Braking
    4.2 (17)
  • Acceleration / Power
    3.5 (17)
  • Gear Shifting
    4.3 (14)
  • Suspension
    3.7 (16)
  • Fuel Efficiency
    4.1 (16)
  • Handling
    4.0 (16)
  • Interior Design
    3.8 (17)
  • Boot Size
    4.3 (16)
  • Comfort
    3.7 (17)
  • Features
    3.4 (17)
  • Wheels14" Steel, 15" Alloy, 15" Steel and 16" Alloy
  • ANCAP Safety Rating4 Stars to 5 Stars
  • Fuel Consumption5 L/100km to 6.7 L/100km
  • Fuel Tank Capacity 5.8 L to 42 L
  • Engine4 Cylinder 1.3L and 4 Cylinder 1.5L
  • Country of ManufactureJapan and Thailand
Hyundai i30

Hyundai i30

 · includes 21 listings
4.2 from 74 reviews
TransmissionAutomatic, Manual and Dual-Clutch (DCT)
Drive TypeFront Wheel Drive (FWD)
Fuel TypePetrol and Diesel

Starting Price $19,990 to $39,990

  • Build Quality
    4.0 (34)
  • Cleaning & Maintenance
    4.7 (31)
  • Value for Money
    4.5 (35)
  • Noise Level
    4.2 (30)
  • Braking
    4.8 (29)
  • Acceleration / Power
    4.7 (29)
  • Gear Shifting
    4.3 (28)
  • Suspension
    4.6 (29)
  • Fuel Efficiency
    4.4 (28)
  • Handling
    4.7 (28)
  • Interior Design
    4.6 (29)
  • Boot Size
    4.4 (29)
  • Comfort
    4.3 (30)
  • Features
    4.7 (29)
  • Wheels16" Alloy, 16" Steel, 17" Alloy, 18" Alloy and 19" Alloy
  • ANCAP Safety Rating5 Stars
  • Fuel Consumption4.7 L/100km to 8 L/100km
  • Fuel Tank Capacity 50 L
  • Engine4 Cylinder 1.6L and 4 Cylinder 2.0L
  • Country of ManufactureCzech Republic and South Korea
Kia Picanto

Kia Picanto

 · includes 8 listings
4.5 from 37 reviews
TransmissionAutomatic and Manual
Drive TypeFront Wheel Drive (FWD)
Fuel TypePetrol

Starting Price $14,190 to $17,990

Ford Fiesta

Ford Fiesta

 · includes 8 listings
3.6 from 155 reviews
TransmissionAutomatic, Manual and Dual-Clutch (DCT)
Drive TypeFront Wheel Drive (FWD)
Fuel TypePetrol

Starting Price $15,825 to $27,490

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Alfa Romeo Giulietta

Alfa Romeo Giulietta

 · includes 14 listings
4.2 from 36 reviews
TransmissionManual and Dual-Clutch (DCT)
Drive TypeFront Wheel Drive (FWD)
Fuel TypePetrol and Diesel

Starting Price $24,550 to $41,990

Citroën C4

Citroën C4

 · includes 5 listings
4.0 from 39 reviews
TransmissionAutomatic, Manual and Continuously Variable (CVT)
Drive TypeFront Wheel Drive (FWD) and Four Wheel Drive (4WD)
Fuel TypePetrol and Diesel

Starting Price $27,990 to $40,990

Renault Clio

Renault Clio (2001-2021)

 · includes 19 listings
4.0 from 37 reviews
TransmissionAutomatic, Manual and Dual-Clutch (DCT)
Drive TypeFront Wheel Drive (FWD)
Fuel TypePetrol

Starting Price $16,990 to $39,990

Toyota Prius C NHP10R

Toyota Prius C NHP10R (2012-2021)

 · includes 2 listings
4.6 from 20 reviews
TransmissionContinuously Variable (CVT)
Drive TypeFront Wheel Drive (FWD)
Fuel TypeHybrid

Starting Price $24,040 to $26,540

Volkswagen Polo

Volkswagen Polo

 · includes 10 listings
3.5 from 94 reviews
TransmissionManual and Dual-Clutch (DCT)
Drive TypeFront Wheel Drive (FWD)
Fuel TypePetrol

Starting Price $18,790 to $31,990

Fiat 500

Fiat 500

 · includes 14 listings
3.3 from 49 reviews
TransmissionAutomatic and Manual
Drive TypeFront Wheel Drive (FWD)
Fuel TypePetrol

Starting Price $17,990 to $23,490

Mercedes-Benz A-Class Hatchback

Mercedes-Benz A-Class Hatchback

 · includes 14 listings
3.7 from 25 reviews
TransmissionDual-Clutch (DCT)
Drive TypeFront Wheel Drive (FWD) and All Wheel Drive (AWD)
Fuel TypePetrol

Starting Price $42,300 to $74,408

Suzuki Baleno EW

Suzuki Baleno EW (2016-2021)

 · includes 4 listings
3.8 from 22 reviews
TransmissionAutomatic and Manual
Drive TypeFront Wheel Drive (FWD)
Fuel TypePetrol

Starting Price $15,600 to $21,990

Mini Hatch Cooper

Mini Hatch Cooper

 · includes 16 listings
3.2 from 46 reviews
TransmissionManual and Dual-Clutch (DCT)
Drive TypeFront Wheel Drive (FWD)
Fuel TypePetrol

Starting Price $22,990 to $50,400

Suzuki Ignis

Suzuki Ignis

 · includes 4 listings
4.8 from 11 reviews
TransmissionAutomatic and Manual
Drive TypeFront Wheel Drive (FWD)
Fuel TypePetrol

Starting Price $15,990 to $18,990

Mercedes-Benz B-Class

Mercedes-Benz B-Class (2005-2021)

 · includes 3 listings
4.0 from 11 reviews
TransmissionAutomatic
Drive TypeFront Wheel Drive (FWD)
Fuel TypePetrol and Diesel

Starting Price $43,950 to $51,645

Lexus CT200h

Lexus CT200h (2011-2021)

 · includes 3 listings
3.9 from 11 reviews
TransmissionContinuously Variable (CVT)
Drive TypeFront Wheel Drive (FWD)
Fuel TypeHybrid

Starting Price $40,900 to $56,900

MG MG3

MG MG3 (2018-2021)

 · includes 3 listings
2.9 from 19 reviews
TransmissionAutomatic
Drive TypeFront Wheel Drive (FWD)
Fuel TypePetrol

Starting Price $17,490 to $19,490

Toyota GR Yaris
TransmissionManual
Drive TypeAll Wheel Drive (AWD)
Fuel TypePetrol
Hyundai IONIQ AE.2

Hyundai IONIQ AE.2 (2018-2021)

 · includes 6 listings
5.0 from 1 review
TransmissionAutomatic and Dual-Clutch (DCT)
Drive TypeFront Wheel Drive (FWD)
Fuel TypePetrol, Electric and Hybrid

Starting Price $38,990 to $48,990

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