In our Which segment we will be looking at various cars and the unique things each of them have to offer. We shall cover all types of cars some that you may have never heard of. So lets get it started
So, what are the facts? The Proton Gen-2 was introduced in 2004, it is in the compact car lass, it has a 5-door hatchback body style and a front engine, front wheel drive. With the Proton Gen-2 you get the choice of either a 4 speed automatic transmission or a 5-speed manual. There are three variations of a 1.6 litre engine available as well as a 1.3 litre option if you don’t need that extra power. It is a successor to the Proton Wira Aeroback and it was the predecessor to the Proton Suprima S which is still being produced today.
Price for a New Proton Gen-2: Not Applicable
Price for a second hand Proton Gen-2: £800-£6,000
The Isuzu D-Max was introduced in 2002 and it is still being produced today. It is a car that goes by many different names depending upon which country you find it in. It is also knows as the Chevrolet Colorado, the Chevrolet D-Max, the Isuzu Rodeo and the GMC Canyon among other things. It is classed as a compact pickup and comes in a variety of different body styles, you get your pick of a 2-door cab chassis, a 2-door utility body style, and then the same two options but with 4 doors. The Isuzu D-Max is currently in its second generation, and available with the choice of three different engines, two of which are 2.5 litre, one of which is 3.0 litre, and all of which are diesel.
Price for a New Isuzu D-Max: £13,974 – £29,938
Price for second hand Isuzu D-Max: £12,000 – £28,000
The Infiniti G series was unveiled way back in 1990, it was produced for 6 years, it then had a 2 year break, before it was reintroduced in 1998, and since then it has carried on going, to this day. The second generation model ran from 1998-2002 and was related to the Nissan Sentra, the third generation model ran from 2002-2007 and the fourth generation model has been produced ever since. You can get the new Infiniti G as a 2-door coupe, a 4-door sedan or a 2-door convertible, it is classed as a entry-level luxury car/ compact executive car.
Price for a New Infiniti G AKA Infiniti Q60: £36,780.00 – £41,860.00
Price for second hand Infiniti G: £14,000 – £26,995
The Jeep Compass is a beautiful looking car that was introduced in 2006, after being assembled at the Belvidere assembly plant in Illinois. It is one of the originals in the Compact Crossover SUV class and is related to the likes of the Mitsubishi Outlander and the Dodge Caliber. The Compass hasn’t changed much over the years, and comes with the choice of two 2.0 litre engines (one petrol, one turbo diesel), a 2.2 litre turbo diesel and a 2.4 litre petrol engine. There are 2 manual options and 2 automatic options. Jeep have said that the both the Jeep Compass and the Patriot are going to be replaced come 2016 by a single model of the same class which is yet to be revealed.
Price for New Jeep Compass: £18,470-£25,740
Price for second hand Jeep Compass: £4,700 – £29,000
The MG ZT is a car manufactured by MG Rover from 2001-2005 in Birmingham, it came to an end when MG Rover Group went defunct in April 2005, marking the end of the last domestically owned mass-production car manufacturer in the British motor industry. It was classed as an executive car and came with the choice of two different body styles, the 4-door saloon or the 5-door estate. It was closely related to the famous Rover 75. There was a good choice of engines available with the MG ZT, two 1.8 litres, one 2.0 litre, a 2.5 litre and a 4.6 litre.
Price for New MG ZT: Not Applicable
Price for second hand MG ZT: £550-£4,760