Attention to detail, entire car(engine compartment, underside, etc...) is finished in and out. Long corrosion warranty speaks for quality materials and finishing. Laser welded structure for stronger/stiffer/safer chassis.
Quality feel, low on bling but high on purpose, nothing you do not need. Excellent ergonomics and seats. Cloth covered A-pillar trim, nicely finished cargo area with tie downs.
ABS, ASR, EBD and EBA standard. Brakes are rear biased so car does not nose dive during heavy braking. Front and rear side curtain and thorax bags. Standard three point seat belts and headrests for all passengers. Negative roll radius steering.
Many safety features standard. Heated seats, mirrors, washer nozzles standard. PW, PM, PL standard.