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On the road price/total as tested £10,390/£11,265 £11,695/£12,110 £9,900/£9,900 £10,365/£10,365
Residual value (after 3yrs/36,000) N/A £4,596/39.3% £4,178/42.2% £3,296/31.8%
Depreciation N/A £7,099 £5,722 £7,069
Annual tax liability std/higher rate £207/£413 £233/£466 £197/£394 £206/£412
Annual fuel cost (12k/20k miles) £2,205/£3,675 £2,097/£3,495 £2,267/£3,779 £1,935/£3,225
Ins. group/quote/road tax band/cost 2/TBC/B/£20 10/£333/A/£0 9/£xxx/C/£30 3/£293/B/£20
Cost of 1st/2nd/3rd service £299 (3yrs/30k) £259 (3yrs) £109/£165/£249 £145/£245/£145
Length/wheelbase 3,540/2,420mm 3,595/2,385mm 3,546/2,300mm 3,415/2,340mm
Height/width 1,489/1,641mm 1,480/1,595mm 1,488/1,627mm 1,465/1,616mm
Engine 3cyl in-line/999cc 4cyl in-line/1,248cc 4cyl in-line/1,242cc 3cyl in-line/998cc
Peak power/revs 74/6,200 bhp/rpm 84/6,000 bhp/rpm 69/5,500 bhp/rpm 67/6,000 bhp/rpm
Peak torque/revs 95/3,000 Nm/rpm 121/4,000 Nm/rpm 102/3,000 Nm/rpm 93/3,600 Nm/rpm
Transmission 5-spd man/fwd 5-spd man/fwd 5-spd man/fwd 5-spd man/fwd
Fuel tank capacity/spare wheel 35 litres/sealant 35 litres/sealant 35 litres/sp. saver 35 litres/full-size
Boot capacity (seats up/down) 251/951 litres 200/605 litres 185/550 litres 139/751 litres
Kerbweight/payload/towing weight 929/436kg/N/A 920/450/700kg 865/440/800kg 890/355kg/N/A
Turning circle/drag coefficient 9.8 metres/0.32Cd 9.8 metres/0.31Cd 9.3 metres/0.32 9.8 metres/N/A
Basic warranty (miles)/recovery 3yrs (60k)/1yr 7yrs (100k)/1yr 3yrs( 60k)/1yr 5yrs (100k)/1yr
Service intervals/UK dealers Variable/223 10,000 (1yr)/140 18,000 (1yr)160 10,000 (1yr)/184
Driver Power manufacturer/dealer pos. 15th/24th 13th/9th 32rd/29th 16th/4th
Euro NCAP: Adult/child/ped./stars 89/80/46/5 stars 86/83/47/4 stars 5/3/2/77* 4/4/2/77#
0-60/30-70mph 12.9/13.6 secs 10.9/11.0 secs 13.3/13.7 secs 12.3/13.6 secs
30-50mph in 3rd/4th 8.0/11.2 secs 6.0/9.5 secs 7.1/10.0 secs 7.9/11.0 secs
50-70mph in 5th 17.6 secs 14.5 secs 16.8 secs 20.0 secs
Top speed/rpm at 70mph 106mph/3,100rpm 106mph/3,000rpm 99mph/3,100rpm 98mph/N/A
Braking 70-0/60-0/30-0mph 52.8/38.8/10.0m^ 58.7/43.3/10.7m^ 57.8/41.3/11.0m^ 60.6/36.7/11.8m^
Auto Express economy/range 32.9mpg/253 miles 34.6mpg/266 miles 32.0mpg/246 miles 37.5mpg/289 miles
Govt urban/extra-urban/combined 47.9/70.6/60.1mpg 53.3/74.3/65.7mpg 58.9/65.7/49.6mpg 51.4/70.6/61.4mpg
Actual/claimed CO2/tax bracket 198/108g/km/10% 189/100g/km/10% 204/113g/km/10% 174/105g/km/10%
Airbags/Isofix/rear parking sensors Six/yes/£350^^ Six/yes/yes Seven/yes/£265 Six/yes/£335
Automatic box/stability/cruise control No/£400/£350^^ £600/yes/no £745/£315/no £510/£357/no
Climate control/leather/heated seats No/no/yes No/no/yes £725/£775/no Yes/no/no
Metallic paint/xenon lights/keyless go £450/no/no £415/no/no £440/£525/no £450/no/no
Sat-nav/USB connection/Bluetooth Yes/no/yes No/yes/yes No/£745/£315 Yes/no/yes

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