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Cars under £300 a month

Cars under £300 a month

By Swansway Motor Group 10-10-2019


Whether your budget is small or substantial, the important thing is that you stick within it; here are cars you could choose with a £300 a month budget

What cars can you buy on a £300 a month budget?

It's always important to stick to your budget, no matter what you're buying; so, we've done the hard work for you, finding new cars to suit a budget of £300 a month and you may well be surprised at the choice including a wide range of SUV models, hatchbacks, MPV and a very iconic little Italian number too!

With over 20 cars to choose from, we've broken them down into bodystyles to help you choose the one that suits your lifestyle:

Take a look at cars for a budget of around £50 less and £50 more a month.

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SUV under £300 a month

UK drivers seem to love an SUV, whether for the raised driving position, increased headroom or chunky design. With a budget of £300 you'll  have a great choice.

  • Audi Q2
  • Citroën C5 Aircross
  • Honda CR-V
  • Honda CRV Hybrid
  • Jaguar E-Pace
  • Volkswagen Tiguan
  • Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace
  • Jeep Compass
  • SEAT Ateca
  • SEAT Tarraco

Audi Q2

The smallest of the Q family, the Audi Q2 is a compact SUV that's at home nipping around town or on the school run, but is equally happy bowling along the motorway. A really good-looking car with exceptional build quality, super-comfy seating and packed full of really usable technology that makes it a very safe drive.



Yellow Audi Q2 driving towards you

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Jaguar E-Pace

If you're looking for a classy, compact SUV then the Jaguar E-Pace is a car that will definitely fit the bill. It's undeniably lovely to look at, but combines this with dynamic driving, a healthy does of agility, whilst remaing practical too! You may well be surpirsed to find Jag's baby SUV in this bracket, so make sure you take a look.

Grey Jaguar E-Pace driving towards you down a lane

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Honda CR-V

Honda has really thought about the interior of the CR-V and it shows. Its interior is spacious and comfortable as well as highly practical. Perfect for family and friends, the CR-V boasts some luxurious touches, which mean you can go adventuring, yet still have heated seats which remember your preferred seating position!

Adventurous yet highly innovative, comfy in the back, yet spacious in the front and fully connected the latest Honda CR-V is an all-round practical choice. Why not check out the new Honda CR-V Hybrid which offers two electric motors alongside a 2.0 litre petrol engine, offering three driving modes; electric drive, hybrid drive and engine drive.

Grey Honda CR-V Hybrid cornering on a sunny roadExplore Honda CR-V offers Explore Honda CR-V Hybrid offer

Volkswagen Tiguan & Tiguan Allspace

Spacious and classy with real on-the-road presence, the Volkswagen Tiguan is a great-looking car, which is comfortable both behind the wheel and in the rear seats. Driving more like a car, its fun to drive whilst delivering all the build quality and refinement you’d expect from a car in the VW stable. Even the entry level boasts an 8 inch touchscreen and with Bluetooth and the ability to connect your smartphone, you’ll always be fully connected.

If you want a true 7-seater with three rows of seats then big brother the VW Tiguan Allspace provides all the room you'll need.

The interior is really flexible allowing you to configure the car to suit your lifestyle.

Silver VW Tiguan parkedExplore VW Tiguan offer  Explore VW Tiguan Allspace offers

Jeep Compass

Whether hitting the terrain or the tarmac the Jeep Compass will get you where you want to go, in style! Don't let its modern design and sleek good looks fool you, underneath its crisp exterior the Compass is all Jeep, 4x4 to its very core. Off-road or on-street, the Jeep Compass will take you and your passengers in safety, in style, anywhere.

Blue Jeep Compass coming down a very steep incline

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SEAT Ateca

Great looking with rear seats that accommodate real adults, but still leave masses of boot space. If it's practicality you're looking for the SEAT Ateca has it in spades, but still manages to look cool and offer a really fun driving experience. With plenty of technology and a brilliant 5 Star Euro Ncap safety score, the Ateca is an impressive SUV.

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Citroën C5 Aircross

Citroën have unveiled their fabulous new SUV, the Citroën C5 Aircross; if you like to be ultra-comfy and value a truly versatile SUV then you'll love this brand new entrant to the SUV market. It looks great too with contemporary, clean lines complemented by the panoramic sunroof which really enhances its flowing design. 

WIth its ultra-comfy seats set high, you have a feeling of control over the road and great vision, helping you to drive safely. If you want to stand out from the crowd, yet drive a car that's practical, versatile and comfortable, then take a look at the Citroën C5 Aircross.

White Citroen C5 Aircross parked fron on

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Peugeot 3008

Peugeot have now produced a little family of SUV all of which have won high priase from the motoring press. The Peugeot 3008 is a compact SUV yet manages to be spacious, streamlined and distinctive, yet robust and fiesty; the 3008 offers something for everyone.

Grey Peugeot 3008 seen from two thirds rear view parked

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SEAT Tarraco

The new SEAT Tarraco comes with 7 very versatile seats which are not only foldable, but also slideable and can go flat to the floor! If you want good looks and a great carrying capacity then the new SEAT Tarraco is definitely one to put on your list.

Dark grey SEAT Tarraco driving towards you

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Hatchbacks under £300 a month

The perennially practical  hatchback bodystyle can suit just about any lifestyle, offering enough flexibility for most.

  • Citroën C4 Cactus
  • Volkswagen Golf
  • Audi A3 Sportback

Citroën C4 Cactus

If you want a little bit of French flair and flourish combined with one of the most comfortable cars around then check out the Citroën C4 Cactus. The Cactus is quirky and unique, whilst offering outstanding fuel economy and serious comfort levels; if boring and bland is not your thing, then the Cactus with its modern stand-out styling could well be just what you're looking for.

Bright blue metallic Citroen C4 Cactus driving towards you very close up

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Volkwagen Golf

Often imitated, but never surpassed, the VW Golf remains the iconic hatchback. Just when you think it must lose its crown, Volkswagen lifts the Golf to the next level and continues to leave other family hatchbacks trailing in its award-strewn wake! It may look unassuming, but its build-quality is second to none and the feeling when you're sat behind the wheel is one of safe, serenity.

Truly a class-leader in many areas.

Yellow metallic golf parked two thirds side on

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Audi A3 Sportback

The Audi A3 Sportback is the perfect recipe combining as it does a dash of power, a hint of luxury and a dose of practicality, all thisresults in the perfect dish and a simply excellent family hatchback. The Audi A3 Sportback really does offer drivers the perfect combination and is more affordable than you may have thought.

Red Audi A3 Sportback driving at speed

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Saloons under £300 a month

The saloon is a classic bodyshape for a reason; always elegant and clssic, it can also be sporty, practical and sinuous too!

  • Audi A3 Saloon
  • Honda Civic 4 door
  • Peugeot 508
  • Volkswagen Arteon
  • Volkswagen Passat

Audi A3 Saloon

The Audi A3 Saloon may be compact, but it's still sleek on the outside and technology packed on the inside. When size does matter, but you still want a luxury saloon, then the choice os the Audi A3 Saloon is simple. The latest entrant in the Audi A3 range, the saloon brings sleek good-looks to what has usally only been seen in hatchback form and doesn't it look good!

Blue Audi A3 Saloon parked two thirds front on in majestic landscape

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Honda Civic 4 door

The Civic may well be in its 10th incarnation, but Honda keep on pushing the envelope with its design. The latest development, the Honda Civic 4 Door, combines really striking exterior design with plenty of state-of the-art technology. Designed ignite your love of driving this is one saloon that's definitely not going to blend into the crowd supermarket car park!Silver Honda Civic Saloon parked side on with mountain scenery behind


Peugeot 508

A saloon that thinks it's a coupe crossed with a sport car! That's the Peugeot 508 fastback. Brilliant styling makes this saloon a real head-turner and it's not just a handsome car, it'ds packed with technological innovations too.

Marrying elegance and muscularity with sportiness and sleek lines the 508 fastback is a bold choice for those who want to stand out from the crowd; at the same time it offers luxury and who doesn't love that!

Red Peugeot 508 driving side on at speed


Volkswagen Arteon

With its aerodynamic styling and frameless windows the Volkswagen Arteon certainly strikes a pose. Elongated with a longwheelbase, the Arteoen is sleek and low, exuding elegance and a hint of hidden promise. A beauty to behold and a bonus to drive, try the Arteon and see sometimes handsome is as handsome does!

Yellow Volkswagen Arteon driving round a race track

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Volkswagen Passat

A seriously comfortable saloon, designed to make eating up the motorway miles a tasty treat for the driver. The Volkswagen Passat has carved out a niche all of its own, appealing to drivers who do lots of miles and want the perfect car to do it in.

Everything in the Passat is geared towards comfort for the drive and passengers and with its great fuel economy and low CO2 emissions; it’s good for the planet and for your wallet.

Dark grey Volkswagen Passat driving round a bend very close up

Estate cars under £300 a month

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

  • Volkswagen Passat Estate

Volkswagen Passat Estate

Hard to believe, but the Volkswagen Passat Estate has been around for over 40 years, so there’s clearly something right with this model. Spacious and comfortable in the front and rear the 40/20/40 split seats offer plenty of layouts to fit in both luggage and passengers.

The boot is vast, so make sure you don’t get roped in as everyone’s removal man or woman of choice!

Dark blue Volkswagen Passat Estate driving toward you round a bend close up

MPV under £300 a month

MPV or Multi-Purpose Vehicles are ideal for growing families or those who need plenty of seats and lots of room for their passengers.

  • Volkswagen Touran

Volkswagen Touran

A mid-sized MPV, that’s truly your flexible friend with 7 seats as standard and an elegant, classy interior and exterior. There’s so much to admire about the Volkswagen Touran, it’s connectivity, safety features and infotainment, make it the perfect family friendly choice.

White Volkswagen Touran on a mountain road

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