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Used Car Awards 2013


Hyundai ix35 2.0 CRDi 136 Style 2WD - '10/10

SUVs: Winner (more than £8000)

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Dealer price: £12,900
Private price: £12,300

Key facts

Power 134bhp
Economy 51.4mpg
0-60mph 9.4 seconds
Max speed 113mph
Insurance group 18
CO2 emissions 147g/km
Annual road tax £140
Service intervals 1 year/10,000
Euro NCAP rating 5-star

The Hyundai ix35 won this category because it did one thing better than any of its rivals: deliver real value for money.

Launched three years ago, the ix35's used prices have crept down to an affordable level, and there's still the balance of Hyundai's five-year warranty to protect you should something go wrong.

Entry-level Style trim gets air-con, alloy wheels, Bluetooth, heated seats front and rear, electric windows, a USB connection and rear parking sensors; our judges just couldn't ignore that list. The ix35 does the simple things well, too. There's plenty of room for a family of four, and the two-wheel-drive ix35's 2.0-litre diesel can still top 50mpg.

Read the full Hyundai ix35 review

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