CAR OF THE WEEK
Not all four-wheel drive vehicles have to be big, thirsty and ugly. Sometimes all you need is a compact, practical vehicle which is both comfortable and stylish. The attractive and capable Sportage, from the Korean car-maker Kia, is easy to drive and surprisingly useful. Ken Brown Motors in Essex (01279 453334) has a cancelled order of 10 GLX SE models, which should retail for pounds 16,559, on offer at pounds 11,495.