Volkswagen Polo follows three main elements: performance, practicality, and safety. Safety is foremost as the car has a five-star Euro NCAP safety rating. With a 1.6-litre naturally aspirated engine, it’s paired to six-speed transmission that offers a manual shifting via a tiptronic mode. On the practicality front the Polo has exceptional cargo space for its segment, can give up to 46 miles to the gallon, and is filled with plenty of technology such as Bluetooth and USB compatibility.
Starting price: $2.865 million.