THE slowest new automotive on Britain’s roads takes a sluggish 17.3 seconds to go from 0 to 62mph.
The Hyundai i10 1.0 MPi is No1 on motoring magazine Auto Express’s desk of slowcoaches.
But all ten are usually extra reasonably priced — to purchase, run and insure — and nonetheless include the identical devices and extras of sooner fashions.
The one-litre engine Hyundai i10 is adopted by similar-sized cars from Renault, Dacia, Kia and Skoda.
And regardless that they’re the UK’s slowest accelerating new cars, they’re faster than automobiles within the Seventies and Eighties.
The revered journal mentioned: “The fashions on this list of slowest cars take leisurely efficiency to the following stage.
“In some you could even discover it troublesome to maintain up with the stream of visitors on sooner roads.
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“Quick exits from busy junctions are more likely to be annoying, and overtaking manoeuvres might have further ahead planning.”
But it added: “Many of these cars will provide low-cost insurance coverage, which makes them good first cars.
“Plus, you don’t need lots of power if you’re going to drive mainly around town.”