3.5 out of 5 3.5
Parkers overall rating: 3.5 out of 5 3.5
Mitsubishi Colt Ralliart (08-13) - rated 3.5 out of 5
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At a glance

New price £14,284 - £14,784
Used price £1,240 - £3,875
Fuel economy
Not tested to latest standards
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Road tax cost £210
Insurance group 28 How much is it to insure?


Great fun to drive, good value for money, buzzy turbocharged engine, affordable running costs


Tiny boot, cramped rear seats, noisy at motorway speeds

Mitsubishi Colt Ralliart rivals

4.5 out of 5 4.5

Written by David Ross on

The Colt Ralliart is effectively the replacement for the Colt CZT and was introduced when the standard Colt range was facelifted. Like the CZT, power comes from a 1.5-litre turbocharged petrol engine with roughly 150bhp, giving it a 0-62mph time of 7.4 seconds. It's more aggressively styled and overtly hot hatch in appearance compared to the car it replaces while the involvement of Ralliart - Mitsubishi's motor sport arm - means it also drives better with sports suspension and a stiffer chassis.

It's great on country lanes, but for longer trips the lack of refinement can make it tiring. However, a low price tag means it's great value both new and used. If you're after a sporty and fun hatchback, the Colt could be just what you're looking for.

Mitsubishi Colt Ralliart rivals

4.5 out of 5 4.5

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