• Good things come in small packages... but the Forfour probably has more space than you think – a respectable 215 litres of boot space, rising to 450 litres when the rear seats are folded flat.

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  • Without stating the obvious, it has FOUR doors, so could even be used as a family runaround, although it’s pretty cosy!


  • You’re probably buying a Smart car for practical purposes right? So the fact you’ll get close to 67 miles to the gallon comes as a nice bonus.

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  • It has two petrol engines to choose from and three trim levels - Passion, Prime and Proxy. Although Passion sounds like the most appealing and fun, the Prime comes with some nice luxuries including a panoramic convertible fabric roof and heated seats.


  • Admittedly, I didn’t venture into the fast lane much, but this modest little mover can reach a top speed of 94mph and you’ll go from 0 to 62mph in just over 16 seconds.


  • This won’t come as much of a surprise – its CO2 emissions are just 97g/km so there’s no road tax to pay. And if you’re off to London, no congestion charge either.