As an Abarth 500 owner, I understand the charms of a small car. Obviously I like mine to have a bit more go than your average hatchback but I see the appeal of these compact, economic motors. With seven out of 10 of the bestselling cars being small cars or superminis, it’s only right that we look at them all side-by-side.

The Ford Fiesta leads the charge as the most popular small car (although, the modern versions are anything but small!) in 2014 but there are plenty to choose from in this category.

Take a look at this infographic from Motorparks¬†for all the important stats on Britain’s favourite small cars. There’s even a section on the hot hatch versions of the little cars we know and love!Small cars (Infographic)