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Cars under £250 a month

Cars under £250 a month

By Swansway Motor Group 10-10-2019


Whether you're buying a house, a holiday or a car, sticking to your budget is essential; here are cars you can buy on a £250 a month budget.

What cars can you buy on a £250 a month budget?

Stick to your budget, don't overstretch yourself, after all there's little point having the car of your dreams, if there's no money left to fill the tank up! So, we've done the hard work for you, finding new cars to suit a budget of £250 a month 

We've broken them down into bodystyles to help you choose the one that suits your lifestyle:

See what you can buy for £50 less and £50 more:

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SUV under £250 a month

SUV cars continue their rise in popularity; short for Sports Utility Vehicle many drivers like the higher driving positiion, as welll as the chunkier styling and added headroom.

  • Volkswagen T-Roc
  • Citroën C3 Aircross
  • Jeep Renegade
  • Peugeot 2008
  • SEAT Arona

Volkswagen T-Roc

The Volkswagen T-Roc has verve, sophistication and real road presence with its strong and sporty silhouette. This a car designed for fun, but still full of technology and savety features and fully connected as demanded by today's drivers. Incredible value and with cusomisablle colour options, this latest SUV from Volkswagen really does tick all the boxes.

Yellow Volkswagen T-Roc parked by a bridge

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Citroën C3 Aircross

This funky little French SUV, has style and substance married with head-turning looks. If you like run-of -the-mill, then this quirky little SUV is not for you; but if you want French flair and flexibility, great fuek economy and an impressively large boot, then take a look at the Citroën C3 Aircross.

With a whole host or personalisation options on offer, you can make this car uniqie to you and still keep your bank manager happy!

Beige and orange coloured Citroen C3 Aircross off-roadingExplore Citroen C3 Aircross offers

Jeep Renegade

Orange Jeep Renegade going through water

SEAT Arona

If you want Spanish sass and style, with exceptional good looks then look no further then the superb SEAT Arona. The perfect blend of city car agility with SUV style and substance, you really can have the best of all owrlds eith this exceptional SUV. The motoring media were blown away by SEAT's small SUV and you will be too. A Spanish firecracker that you need to consider.

Grey and orange SEAT Arona on the moveExplore SEAT Arona offers

Hatchbacks under £250 a month

Whatever did we do before the advent of the hatchback? Hard to know as this practical style offers attractive looks, along with ease of use and increased boot capacity.

  • Audi A1
  • Honda Civic 5 door
  • SEAT Leon
  • Peugeot 308
  • CItroën C3

Audi A1

The Audi A1 is the undisputed King of small hatchbacks and the new model has been redesigned from the wheels up; fresher, sportier, sexier and more streamlined the design has been influence by the legendary Audi Sport quattro rally car from 1984. Not only does it look fantastic it drives brilliantly too, definitely one for your list.

Bright blue Audi A1 driving toward you on a country roadExplore Audi A1 Sportback offers

Volkswagen e-Golf

The iconic Golf but in all-electric guise, a simply brilliant combination! The Volkswagen e-Golf offers the best of both worlds, an all-electric powertrain offers a range of up to 186 miles, with instant torque and all the exceptional build quality the VW Golf is known for. What's not to love!

White Volkswagen e-Golf driving towards you

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Honda Civic 5 Door

In its latest incarnation the Honda Civic 5 door is longer, lower and wider than its predecessor; making it more competitive within the family car sector. Every Civic now has, as standard, an impressive array of driver-assist safety features including; automatic emergency braking, adaptive cruise control, lane-keep assist, lane departure warning, intelligent speed assist and traffic sign recognition. 

Red Honda Civic 5 door hatchback with no background

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SEAT Leon 

If you don't want to join the SUV brigade, but want space, flexibility, practiciality and a very handsome looking car, you need to give the SEAT Leon the once-over. The motoring press love it and we think you will too.

SEAT Leon in silver against an urban backdropExplore SEAT Leon offers

Peugeot 308

A great looking hatchback the Peugeot 308 is the latest in a longline of brilliant Peugeot hatchbacks. Featuring the amazing Peugeot i-Cockpit and en ergonomic driving environment, you're fully connected and in control when you're behind the wheel of the Peugeot 308.

The updated design includes eye-catching LED lighting, along with a new 'face' for this smart hatchback.Practical doesn't have to be boring, check out the 308.

Bright blue metallic Peugeot 308 driving at speed round a bend

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Citroën C3

If you're looking for chic with a twist of quirkiness,then look no further!

This Citroën C3 is a real head turner, but combines its good looks with plenty of state-of-the-art tech. With the ability to personalise and lots of stylish paint and trim combinations, this car can be is unique as you are.

Citroen C3 in White with Black contrasting air bumps and Red roof and wing mirrors

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MPV under £250 a month

If you have a growing family then an MPV could be the car for you; standing for Multi-Purpose Vehicle, MPV's usually have 7 seats and offer flexibility and space allowing your family to grow.

  • Volkswagen Golf SV

Volkswagen Golf SV

Love the Volkswagen Golf but need a little more romm? Then say hello to the Volkswagen Golf SV, every inch a golf, just more inches! 

Versatile and perfect for a growing family, the VW Golf SV may be a compact MPV but it packs plenty in!

Dark blue Volkswagen Golf SV driving towardsExplore VW Golf SV offers

Estate Cars under £250 a month

For carrying extra loads or just allowing passengers a little extra space, take a look at an estate car:

  • SEAT Leon Tourer
  • Peugeot 308 SW
  • Volkswagen Golf Estate

Peugeot 308 SW

When does an estate car not look like an estate car? When it’s a Peugeot 308 SW. No stretched out hatchback here, just a sleek, swept, contemporary design.

With a light bright interior from the superb panoramic roof, you and your passengers can enjoy the comfortable seating, whilst still having oodles of room for all your luggage in the huge boot-space. The Peugeot i-Cockpit gives the drive a head-up display and puts them right at the centre of the driving experience, along with super-connectivity to the world.

Silvery grey Peugeot 308 SW driving towards you at speed


SEAT Leon Tourer

You'll never have a dull moment in the SEAT Leon Tourer, built for family life, but just as good for business, it features ambient lighting and full connectivity. SUper-comfy, with plenty of space for the family to stretch out, this is a super compact estate car.

Dark red SEAT Leon ST tourer in the snowExplore SEAT Leon tourer offers

Volkswagen Golf Estate

When you want flexibility, load carrying capacity and family friendly functionality there's no better car than the Volkswagen Golf Estate. A fabulous all-rounder, with plenty of head and legroom, the Golf estate is practiacl too with plenty of storage; a well thought through interior design that parents will be grateful for.

White Volkswagen Golf estate driving towards you two thirds side on

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