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  • Toyota Auris Touring Sports (2013 - 2019) Review

    Majors on Touring, not much on Sports

    Parkers rating: 3.5 out of 5 3.5
    Used price: £3,415 - £22,512

    PROS

    • Lots of space and practical touches
    • Low running costs
    • Good level of standard equipment
    • Strong reputation for reliability

    CONS

    • Hybrid powertrain can be noisy
    • Interior quite dull
    • Neither version is very quick
    • Uninvolving to drive
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  • Mitsubishi Outlander (2012 onwards) Review

    Five-seat plug-in or seven-seat petrol for Mitsubishi’s large SUV

    Parkers rating: 4.2 out of 5 4.2
    New price: £27,790 - £43,455

    PROS

    • Practical design with five or seven seats
    • Highly efficient plug-in hybrid powertrain
    • Update for 2019 model year to keep things current
    • Should prove a robust, reliable machine

    CONS

    • Rivals are much better to drive
    • PHEV doesn’t suit all drivers
    • Functional cabin doesn’t look great
    • Petrol engine best avoided
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  • Peugeot 508 RXH (2012 - 2017) Review

    Parkers rating: 3.5 out of 5 3.5
    Used price: £4,980 - £15,019

    PROS

    • Fuel-efficient engine
    • Low CO2 emissions
    • Can run on pure electric for up to 2.5 miles and speeds of up to 40mph

    CONS

    • EGC automatic gearbox is jerky and becomes tiresome
    • Wallowy handling
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  • Renault Twizy (2012 onwards) Review

    If you're looking to stand out, nothing does it better

    Parkers rating: 4 out of 5 4.0
    New price: £6,995 - £7,795

    PROS

    • Costs a pittance to run
    • So simple to park and manoeuvre
    • Guaranteed grins with every drive

    CONS

    • Small batteries mean imited range
    • Ride feels unnecessarily firm
    • Lacks practicality - even the doors are extras
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  • Renault Zoe Hatchback (2012 onwards) Review

    A viable and low-compromise alternative to fossil fuel

    Parkers rating: 4 out of 5 4.0
    New price: £29,170 - £32,870

    PROS

    • Extremely low running costs
    • Zero tailpipe emissions
    • Futuristic drive
    • Super quiet around town

    CONS

    • Relatively limited range
    • Time required to charge
    • Roly-poly ride
    • Oddly high seating position
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  • Toyota Auris (2012 - 2019) Review

    British-built family hatch is solid and dependable

    Parkers rating: 3.5 out of 5 3.5
    Used price: £3,371 - £19,432

    PROS

    • Strong reliability record
    • Solid feel overall
    • Economical engine range
    • Generous kit levels

    CONS

    • Dull to look at
    • Uninteresting to drive
    • Feels its age next to rivals
    • Boot is quite small
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