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Cars Under £250 per month

Cars Under £250 per month

By Swansway Motor Group 09-08-2018


Looking for a car on a monthly budget? Here's 5 of the best cars you can buy for under £250 per month. See full finance examples and car details here.

What cars can you drive for £250 a month or less?

Setting a monthly budget and sticking to it is important whether you're buing a car or a house. Don't let your heart rule your head; there are plenty of great cars, whatever your budget. Here's just some that can be yours for a £250 a month budget:

  • Audi A3
  • Volkswagen Polo
  • Peugeot 208
  • Citroën Cactus
  • DS 3
  • Fiat 500X
  • Citroën Cactus
  • Honda Civic

To help you make an educated choice here's some examples of what you can drive for £250 a month, or less.  For this budget you can look at family cars which will fit in the kiddie paraphernalia and still look stylish.

Peugeot 208 1.2L Allure Premium 

£500 deposit & £237.87 per month 6.9% apr

A little French number, that’s bigger on the inside than you’d think from its sleek, chic exterior.

The Peugeot 208 stands out from the crown, without laying waste to your bank account; a selection of superb colours, state-of-the-art technology and more the little Peugeot with sa big roar is exceptional value with NO deposit and less than £200 a month.

Get yours now!

Orange metallic Peugeot 208 5 door stationary from the front.

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Peugeot 208 Finance example

Citroën C4 Cactus PureTech Flair 5dr

£259 deposit & £259 per month 2.9% apr

It's a squeak over £250 per month, but worth the extra.The exterior is funky and modern, with distictive French flair shown in the airbumps which serve to protect the Cactus from car park dings and scrapes.with seriously comfy seats and a deceptive anount of space, the Cactus is a great family car.

It may  be quirky, but it's still well-built, with a premium feel to the controls and although five adults can tracel in comfort, there's still plenty of room in the boot too with 358 litres to pop their luggage or shopping into.

Silver Citroen C4 cactus in a forest

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Citroen C4 Cactus finance example

Citroën C3 PureTech 82 Feel

£179 deposit & £179 per month 0% apr

The embodiment of Parisian Chic, the Citroën C3 is super-stylish, yet ultra-practical, a car you’ll love to drive and want to keep.

The C3 delivers on design and engineering, as well as making really practical use of technology the C3 delivers in every area, an exciting drive on winding lanes, but nippy round the city and offering a full five seats; Parisian perfection.

Chic needn’t cost as this French fancy is yours for £179 deposit and £179 a month.

White and red Citoren C3 speeding along the road

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Citroen C3 Pure Tech finance example

Honda Civic 1.0 VTEC Turbo SE 5dr

£750 deposit & £239.75 per month 6.1% apr

The new Civic is very striking with its low aerodynamic profile, it looks like the athlete that it is. The sporty design continues inside giving you, the driver, excellent feedback through the leather steering wheel.

With its 60:40 split rear seats the new Civic boasts class leading load space, assisted by the wide tailgate – with all this you’ll be astounded at just what you can fit in!

There’s also a 7” touchscreen keeping you connected to the word via Bluetooth and USB.

Red Honda Civic driving on the road seen from side on

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Honda ciivc finance example

Volkswagen Polo SE 1.0 65ps 5DR

£3,384.39 deposit & £139.00 per month 4.9% apr

Lauded by car mags and motoring journalists alike, the Volkswagen Polo is THE supermini to beat, recently picking up the 2018 World Urban Car award there is little that this car doesn’t have.

The new Polo is full of character, designed to meet the challenges of the modern world with safety features including standard Pedestrian Detection and Front Assist with City Emergency Braking minimising your risk of an accident.

The new Polo is the perfect car for everyday adventures – with brilliant smartphone connectivity and easy access to everything that matters to you.

New VW Polo parked on a European street with young people

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VW Polo finance information

Audi A3 1.0 TFSi SE sportback

£1,500 deposit & £246 per month 6.7% apr

The Audi A3 has the perfect recipe for a people pleaser; a does of practicality, a hint of luxury and a dsh of power, mix them together and you have the hugely desirable Audi A3.

Relaxing and coomfrtsble, yet still exciting to drive the A3 comes with all the innovative technology you'd expect from an Audi, with the premium interior and attention to detail that makes the brand so desirable.

So, what's stopping you? Check out this German powerhouse for less than £246 a month.

Red Audi A3 sportback driving at speed towards you

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Audi A3 finance example

DS 3 PureTech 82

£199 deposit & £199 per month 7.9% apr

The DS 3 is the very definition of French style; a sleek shape is married to high quality finishes, both inside and out. The DS 3 may well be the epitome of chic, but it's not at the expense of comfort, which is assured in the large supportive seats.

The interior is customisable, meaning you can make thr DS 3 uniquely yours, but the DS 3 is not just a pretty face, it has the highest  5 star rating from EuroNCAP, meaning it's one of the safest cars around.

Take a look at what you could be driving for just a £199 deposit.

Red DS 3 speeding down a laneExplore the DS 3

DS 3 finance example

Fiat 500X 1.4 Multiair Pop Star 5 door

£242 a month on personal contract hire

This Italian icon now comes in SUV form, but retains its edgy, retro feel. The great exterior colour choices are echoed on the inside with the self-coloured dashboard bringing a real pop of colour to the interior.

the 500X is not just good-looking, it also packs a puch with safety features including Blind Spot Assistance among many other techie safety features. That's before we get to the fabulous infotainment system and great BeatsAudi hi-fi system.

All this for £242 a month.

Blue FIAT 500 X parked side on

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Fiat 500X finance example

If you're not sure which car is right for you use our car selector tool.

*Personal Contact Plan offers.  Finance examples from PSA Finance UK Ltd or Volkswagen Financial Services Ltd.  Finance subject to status.  Available to over 18’s only.   Images are for illustration purposes only and may not be an exact match for the car shown in the offer or of the cars available.  Offers correct at time of print (May 2018).


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