Rank
Clear selection Make and Model Variant Fuel type Full consumption Engine size Transmission Indicative drive away price ANCAP safety rating
762/1140
Kia Cerato ULP 7.1 2 6A $19,990 5 star
2
754/1140
Ford Focus Trend  ULP 6.2 1.5T 6A $27,799 5 star
3
750/1140
Mazda Mazda3 Maxx  ULP 5.8 2.0 6A $28,266 5 star
4
748/1140
Holden Astra 91 ULP 5.8 1.4T 6A $27,541 Not Rated
5
738/1140
Hyundai Elantra Elite 2.0 MPI  ULP 7.2 2 6A $30,491 5 star
6
734/1140
Honda Civic VTi-S  ULP 6.4 1.8 CVT $27,756 Not Rated
7
734/1140
Subaru Impreza 2.0i -S  ULP 7.2 2 CVT $32,956 5 star
8
718/1140
Hyundai i30 Active  ULP 7.3 1.8 6A $27,137 5 star
9
700/1140
Toyota Corolla Hybrid  ULP 4.1 1.8 CVT $30,930 5 star
10
700/1140
Toyota Corolla Ascent Sport  ULP 6.1 1.8 CVT $26,554 5 star
11
672/1140
Peugeot 308 Access  95 PULP 5.2 1.2T 6A $25,229 Not rated
12
642/1140
Nissan Pulsar ST  ULP 6.7 1.8 CVT $25,529 5 star
13
640/1140
Holden Cruze Equipe  ULP 7.4 1.8 6A $25,380 5 star
14
626/1140
Mini Cooper   95 PULP 4.9 1.5T 6A $35,016 Not Rated
15
620/1140
Mitsubishi Lancer GSR Sportback  ULP 8.9 2.4 CVT $27,379 5 star
Value for Money
Pricing Cost of depreciation ($) Running & repair costs Fuel consumption Warranty & Dealer Access Insurance Standard features
10 
10 
10 
Design and Function
Safety Environment Seating Comfort Space Practicality Ergonomics Build and finish quality
10 
On-The-Road
Performance Ride Handling Braking Smoothness & quietness
Winner
1
Kia Cerato
Overall score
762/1140
Variant
Fuel type
ULP
Fuel consumption
7.1
Engine size
2
Transmission
6A
Indicative drive away price
$19,990
ANCAP safety rating
5 star
Value for Money
Pricing
10
Cost of depreciation ($)
9
Running & repair costs
8
Fuel consumption
6
Warranty & Dealer Access
9
Insurance
7
Standard features
4
Design and Function
Safety
7
Environment
5
Seating Comfort
6
Space
6
Practicality
7
Ergonomics
6
Build and finish quality
6
On-The-Road
Performance
6
Ride
6
Handling
6
Braking
5
Smoothness & quietness
6
Finalist
2
Ford Focus
Overall score
754/1140
Variant
Trend 
Fuel type
ULP
Fuel consumption
6.2
Engine size
1.5T
Transmission
6A
Indicative drive away price
$27,799
ANCAP safety rating
5 star
Value for Money
Pricing
6
Cost of depreciation ($)
6
Running & repair costs
8
Fuel consumption
8
Warranty & Dealer Access
4
Insurance
7
Standard features
6
Design and Function
Safety
7
Environment
7
Seating Comfort
6
Space
5
Practicality
6
Ergonomics
7
Build and finish quality
6
On-The-Road
Performance
8
Ride
7
Handling
7
Braking
7
Smoothness & quietness
7
Finalist
3
Mazda Mazda3
Overall score
750/1140
Variant
Maxx 
Fuel type
ULP
Fuel consumption
5.8
Engine size
2.0
Transmission
6A
Indicative drive away price
$28,266
ANCAP safety rating
5 star
Value for Money
Pricing
5
Cost of depreciation ($)
5
Running & repair costs
7
Fuel consumption
8
Warranty & Dealer Access
3
Insurance
5
Standard features
6
Design and Function
Safety
8
Environment
7
Seating Comfort
7
Space
5
Practicality
5
Ergonomics
8
Build and finish quality
8
On-The-Road
Performance
7
Ride
7
Handling
8
Braking
6
Smoothness & quietness
7
4
Holden Astra
Overall score
748/1140
Variant
Fuel type
91 ULP
Fuel consumption
5.8
Engine size
1.4T
Transmission
6A
Indicative drive away price
$27,541
ANCAP safety rating
Not Rated
Value for Money
Pricing
6
Cost of depreciation ($)
6
Running & repair costs
8
Fuel consumption
8
Warranty & Dealer Access
4
Insurance
7
Standard features
5
Design and Function
Safety
7
Environment
7
Seating Comfort
8
Space
5
Practicality
5
Ergonomics
7
Build and finish quality
6
On-The-Road
Performance
7
Ride
7
Handling
8
Braking
6
Smoothness & quietness
8
5
Hyundai Elantra
Overall score
738/1140
Variant
Elite 2.0 MPI 
Fuel type
ULP
Fuel consumption
7.2
Engine size
2
Transmission
6A
Indicative drive away price
$30,491
ANCAP safety rating
5 star
Value for Money
Pricing
4
Cost of depreciation ($)
3
Running & repair costs
7
Fuel consumption
6
Warranty & Dealer Access
8
Insurance
6
Standard features
8
Design and Function
Safety
7
Environment
6
Seating Comfort
7
Space
7
Practicality
6
Ergonomics
8
Build and finish quality
7
On-The-Road
Performance
6
Ride
6
Handling
7
Braking
6
Smoothness & quietness
7
6
Honda Civic
Overall score
734/1140
Variant
VTi-S 
Fuel type
ULP
Fuel consumption
6.4
Engine size
1.8
Transmission
CVT
Indicative drive away price
$27,756
ANCAP safety rating
Not Rated
Value for Money
Pricing
6
Cost of depreciation ($)
6
Running & repair costs
7
Fuel consumption
7
Warranty & Dealer Access
3
Insurance
4
Standard features
7
Design and Function
Safety
7
Environment
7
Seating Comfort
7
Space
8
Practicality
4
Ergonomics
7
Build and finish quality
8
On-The-Road
Performance
6
Ride
7
Handling
6
Braking
6
Smoothness & quietness
8
7
Subaru Impreza
Overall score
734/1140
Variant
2.0i -S 
Fuel type
ULP
Fuel consumption
7.2
Engine size
2
Transmission
CVT
Indicative drive away price
$32,956
ANCAP safety rating
5 star
Value for Money
Pricing
3
Cost of depreciation ($)
3
Running & repair costs
5
Fuel consumption
6
Warranty & Dealer Access
6
Insurance
4
Standard features
10
Design and Function
Safety
10
Environment
6
Seating Comfort
7
Space
6
Practicality
5
Ergonomics
8
Build and finish quality
7
On-The-Road
Performance
6
Ride
7
Handling
7
Braking
6
Smoothness & quietness
6
8
Hyundai i30
Overall score
718/1140
Variant
Active 
Fuel type
ULP
Fuel consumption
7.3
Engine size
1.8
Transmission
6A
Indicative drive away price
$27,137
ANCAP safety rating
5 star
Value for Money
Pricing
6
Cost of depreciation ($)
7
Running & repair costs
8
Fuel consumption
6
Warranty & Dealer Access
8
Insurance
3
Standard features
4
Design and Function
Safety
7
Environment
6
Seating Comfort
6
Space
5
Practicality
6
Ergonomics
7
Build and finish quality
6
On-The-Road
Performance
6
Ride
7
Handling
6
Braking
6
Smoothness & quietness
6
9
Toyota Corolla
Overall score
700/1140
Variant
Hybrid 
Fuel type
ULP
Fuel consumption
4.1
Engine size
1.8
Transmission
CVT
Indicative drive away price
$30,930
ANCAP safety rating
5 star
Value for Money
Pricing
4
Cost of depreciation ($)
4
Running & repair costs
6
Fuel consumption
10
Warranty & Dealer Access
4
Insurance
5
Standard features
6
Design and Function
Safety
7
Environment
8
Seating Comfort
6
Space
5
Practicality
5
Ergonomics
6
Build and finish quality
7
On-The-Road
Performance
5
Ride
6
Handling
6
Braking
4
Smoothness & quietness
7
10
Toyota Corolla
Overall score
700/1140
Variant
Ascent Sport 
Fuel type
ULP
Fuel consumption
6.1
Engine size
1.8
Transmission
CVT
Indicative drive away price
$26,554
ANCAP safety rating
5 star
Value for Money
Pricing
6
Cost of depreciation ($)
7
Running & repair costs
7
Fuel consumption
8
Warranty & Dealer Access
4
Insurance
9
Standard features
4
Design and Function
Safety
7
Environment
7
Seating Comfort
5
Space
5
Practicality
6
Ergonomics
6
Build and finish quality
6
On-The-Road
Performance
6
Ride
6
Handling
6
Braking
5
Smoothness & quietness
6
11
Peugeot 308
Overall score
672/1140
Variant
Access 
Fuel type
95 PULP
Fuel consumption
5.2
Engine size
1.2T
Transmission
6A
Indicative drive away price
$25,229
ANCAP safety rating
Not rated
Value for Money
Pricing
7
Cost of depreciation ($)
7
Running & repair costs
7
Fuel consumption
8
Warranty & Dealer Access
2
Insurance
7
Standard features
4
Design and Function
Safety
7
Environment
8
Seating Comfort
5
Space
5
Practicality
4
Ergonomics
4
Build and finish quality
5
On-The-Road
Performance
6
Ride
6
Handling
7
Braking
6
Smoothness & quietness
4
12
Nissan Pulsar
Overall score
642/1140
Variant
ST 
Fuel type
ULP
Fuel consumption
6.7
Engine size
1.8
Transmission
CVT
Indicative drive away price
$25,529
ANCAP safety rating
5 star
Value for Money
Pricing
7
Cost of depreciation ($)
6
Running & repair costs
8
Fuel consumption
7
Warranty & Dealer Access
4
Insurance
1
Standard features
2
Design and Function
Safety
6
Environment
6
Seating Comfort
6
Space
8
Practicality
6
Ergonomics
7
Build and finish quality
5
On-The-Road
Performance
4
Ride
6
Handling
3
Braking
5
Smoothness & quietness
6
13
Holden Cruze
Overall score
640/1140
Variant
Equipe 
Fuel type
ULP
Fuel consumption
7.4
Engine size
1.8
Transmission
6A
Indicative drive away price
$25,380
ANCAP safety rating
5 star
Value for Money
Pricing
7
Cost of depreciation ($)
7
Running & repair costs
7
Fuel consumption
5
Warranty & Dealer Access
4
Insurance
7
Standard features
4
Design and Function
Safety
6
Environment
5
Seating Comfort
5
Space
7
Practicality
5
Ergonomics
7
Build and finish quality
5
On-The-Road
Performance
4
Ride
7
Handling
6
Braking
5
Smoothness & quietness
5
14
Mini Cooper
Overall score
626/1140
Variant
 
Fuel type
95 PULP
Fuel consumption
4.9
Engine size
1.5T
Transmission
6A
Indicative drive away price
$35,016
ANCAP safety rating
Not Rated
Value for Money
Pricing
1
Cost of depreciation ($)
1
Running & repair costs
8
Fuel consumption
9
Warranty & Dealer Access
2
Insurance
6
Standard features
5
Design and Function
Safety
6
Environment
8
Seating Comfort
5
Space
4
Practicality
4
Ergonomics
5
Build and finish quality
7
On-The-Road
Performance
6
Ride
5
Handling
8
Braking
6
Smoothness & quietness
5
15
Mitsubishi Lancer
Overall score
620/1140
Variant
GSR Sportback 
Fuel type
ULP
Fuel consumption
8.9
Engine size
2.4
Transmission
CVT
Indicative drive away price
$27,379
ANCAP safety rating
5 star
Value for Money
Pricing
6
Cost of depreciation ($)
5
Running & repair costs
7
Fuel consumption
3
Warranty & Dealer Access
8
Insurance
3
Standard features
6
Design and Function
Safety
6
Environment
5
Seating Comfort
4
Space
6
Practicality
6
Ergonomics
5
Build and finish quality
5
On-The-Road
Performance
6
Ride
6
Handling
4
Braking
5
Smoothness & quietness
5
Winner
1
762/1140
Finalist
2
754/1140
Finalist
3
750/1140
4
748/1140
5
738/1140
6
734/1140
7
734/1140
8
718/1140
9
700/1140
10
700/1140
11
672/1140
12
642/1140
13
640/1140
14
626/1140
15
620/1140
SPECIFICATION
VALUE FOR MONEY
Pricing
Cost of depreciation ($)
Running & repair costs
Fuel consumption
Warranty & Dealer Access
Insurance
Standard features
DESIGN AND FUNCTION
Safety
Environment
Seating Comfort/Support
Spacing
Practicality
Ergonomics
Build and finish quality
ON THE ROAD
Perfomance
Ride
Handling
Braking
Smoothness & quietness
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