The MoT Files: Bottom 10 Cars from the 1990s
While a newly-passed driver might dream of putting something sporty and shiny on their drive, the reality is very different. Unless their sitting on chair made from fifty-pound notes, most of us have to opt for something cheap and cheerful to get mobile.
That means looking at cars of a certain age - mainly the 1990s. But what should buy if you're looking at cars of this era? Which aren't going to cost you a fortune when the MoT time comes? Here we list the 10 worst performers from cars registered in the 1990s.
Ford Ka 40.9% pass rate
One of the most common learner (and first) cars is also one of the least roadworthy. Launched in 1996, the Ford Ka was a smart bit of design - but it needs some attention now and again... as opposed to being run into the ground. You have to wonder if the fails are just getting scrapped as there are only about 4500 1990s Ford Kas on the road.