KIA RIO 2011-13 Highly rated little car has the price-sensitive market abuzz with excitement. Well-equipped, spacious cabin, good fit and finish. There’s a lot to like. PAY $8000-$18,000
HONDA JAZZ 2011-13 Wagon-like shape and flexible interior make for a practical and functional car. Rated highly on road and delivers good fuel economy. PAY $10,000-$18,500
HOLDEN BARINA 2011-13 An impressive little car overall with spacious cabin, and good performance and driveability. PAY $8500-$18,500 COMING UP Do you own or have you owned a Holden VE Commodore Series II? Share your experience with other Carsguide readers by sending your comments to Graham Smith at grah.smith@ bigpond.com or write to Carsguide, PO Box 4245, Sydney, NSW 2010.