In a tight economy finding ways to get by at a manageable price is an important aspect to consider. Whether it is choosing a place to rent, or spending money for entertainment, or even your mode of travel, everything has an associated cost, and where you can save, why wouldn’t you? Cars have a practical value to them, and finding the one most affordable and suitable to your lifestyle can make other decisions in your life that much easier. The following is a list of the most affordable cars for the year of 2013:
Top 10 Most Affordable Family Cars
10. Ford Fiesta
The price begins around £8,500 and includes all that you would expect from a new compact vehicle. It has an automatic transmission option which is a six-speed twin-clutch and is great on the fuel economy.
9. Smart ForTwo Pure
Priced around £8,500; Smart cars are becoming more acceptable. It has an automatic transmission, has roomy seating for 2, and a rather spacious boot.
8. Chevrolet Spark LS
Priced around £8,500 it has power windows, alloy wheels, and an automatic transmission for those uncomfortable with stick shift. It’s not a large car making it easy to manoeuver.
7. Nissan Versa 1.6S
Priced around £8,500; It makes a great family car. It comes with power windows, an automatic transmission, navigation, and alloy wheels. It covers all the bases for a minimum expense.
6. Chevrolet Sonic LS
Priced around £9,800 it comes with a 1.8 litre engine and comes with alloy wheels, air conditioning, ten airbags ensuring maximum protection, and comes with the tag ‘Made in USA’.
5. Kia Rio LX
Priced around £9,153. For a small addition to price this can be made into a hatchback. It comes with a fuel efficient engine and automatic transmission and has a very sleek look for an inexpensive car.
4. Kia Soul Base
Priced around £9,800, it has power everything and definitely proves to be a reliable car for all types of people. A little higher in price than the models listed above, but certainly worth paying that bit extra.
3. Hyundai Accent GLS
Priced around £9,800, it has automatic transmission, an air conditioner, and offers a comfortable amount of space to drive with maximum comfort.
2. Toyota Yaris L
Priced at £9,800 it has a great reputation for its reliability. It has air conditioning, and 9 air bags. It isn’t the deal it once was, but at the price it’s still not bad for the money you spend on it.
1. Mazda2 Sport
Priced at £10,134 the interior is very well put together, and offers a smooth ride that is quiet and peaceful for an entry level car. It’s a great size to manoeuver for parking and comes with power windows, mirrors, locks, and air conditioning. It’s a very comfortable car overall.