Compact cars are a fine example of less is more! These spectacular cars that are small in size have helped customers’ over concerns of space, cost and fuel efficiency.
Here is a list of 10 of the world’s coolest compact cars:
1. The BMW Isetta
The firm produced more than 160,000 tiny micro cars between 1955 and 62.
2. Citroen 2cv
This car discovered in 1948 was one of the the best selling cars of France.
3. Original Volkswagen
The Volkswagen beetle is one of the oldest nameplates in automotive history that is still in use today.
4. Peel P50
The Peel P50 is a three-wheeled microcar, that has no reverse gears, and holds only one occupant. It was listed in the 2010 Guinness Book of Records as the smallest production car ever made.
5. Original Mini
This mini is a small economy car that is sufficient for a family of four and was cheap to buy and run.
6. Fiat 500
This car can still be spotted surprisingly in Italian villages. It was even smaller then the mini but was a thing of beauty to look at.
7. Japanese ‘Kei cars’
These cars offer tax benefits and fuel economy. They have a small engine. Mini MPV’s like Toyota’s Pixis Mega are popular choices.
8. The new beetle
The new beetle was in 1997 it is designed using the original car’s styling cues but is more fit to be used as a fashionable driving option and not just basic family transport.
9. Ford Fiesta
This is a popular car for entertaining and practical everyday motoring. It is fun to drive, refined, spacious and also affordable to buy and run.
10. Peugeot 207
The Peugeot 207 is a popular used buy because its stylish, good to drive and is available widely.