If you are not a fan of the Ford Fiesta, then which hatchback is right for you? Well, to find the best, we have decided to compare the Honda Jazz, Toyota Yaris, Mazda 2 and Volkswagen Polo.
Starting with the Honda Jazz, the VTi model came out with a base price of $16,990. The Jazz is powered by a 1.5L 4-cylinder turbocharged engine with 88kW and 145Nm of torque to offer. The car also returns 5.8l/100km of petrol mileage.
Then there is the Toyota Yaris, which retails at $17,290 while being powered by a 1.3L 4-cylinder engine. This generates 63kW and 121Nm of torque that returns 6.3L/100km while being pumped through a 4-speed automatic.
Moving on, we have the Mazda 2 Neo trim which is powered by a 1.5L engine that has 79kW and 139Nm of torque to offer. The vehicle returns an average fuel consumption rate of 5.5L/100km. The Mazda 2 Neo is valued at $16,990.
Last but not least is the Volkswagen Polo 66TSI Trendline. Costing at $18,790, the Polo comes with a 1.2L 4-cylinder turbocharged engine with 66kW and 160Nm of torque in the bags. The engine is mated to a 7-speed DSG transmission and it returns 4.8L/100km.
Judging from the figures above, there is no doubt that the Honda Jazz is the best pick of them all. It is the cheapest and the most powerful hatchback in the comparison. Furthermore, the Jazz leads the pack in fuel economy.