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The best electric cars 2017: Five worth considering

The best electric car? We have driven them all – here are five worth considering in 2017, including their running costs and UK price, plus two

Audi S5 v BMW 440i v Infiniti Q60 Red Sport comparison

“Middleweight” mightn’t be the description a buyer might use for a prospective six-figure motoring purchase, but when shopping premium German brands that’s the hard reality,

2018 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Coupe review

THE GOOD: The 2018 Mercedes-Benz E400 Coupe exhibits excellent driving feel, and includes very distinct drive modes from Eco to Sport Plus. Driver assist features can

2017 Nissan Murano review

THE GOOD: The Murano’s bold styling and well-trimmed interior give it a near-luxury feel. There’s lot of space to accommodate passengers and cargo. Ride and handling

2017 Vauxhall Insignia Grand Sport review

THE GOOD Classy look Good value Comfortable interior THE BAD Not sporty Dated infotainment system In our 2017 Vauxhall Insignia Grand Sport review, Ben Griffin

2017 Honda CR-V range review : New Honda CR-V explored

Welcome to the latest iteration of our Range Review series, where we walk you through key members of an important new model range. No need

2017 Honda Civic Si review

THE GOOD: Strong ride and handling balance is aided by excellent brakes. THE BAD: Less-peaky engine is also less fun, very limited cabin tech and safety options.

Renault Koleos review: Can the 5-seat SUV make its mark?

French brands have never really succeeded in selling larger cars in the UK. There’s one notable exception: the Renault Espace, a ground-breaking people carrier that

2017 Holden Astra LT sedan v 2017 Toyota Corolla Ascent sedan comparison

Holden has taken the offensive to the small car segment with the sedan version of its Euro-influenced Astra, offering a number of seemingly red-hot deals

2017 Nissan Pathfinder review

THE GOOD: The Pathfinder can tow 6,000 pounds. The V6 provides strong acceleration and the continuously variable transmission acts more like a traditional automatic. THE BAD: No

2017 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Z71 review

THE GOOD: Great towing performance and excellent on-road manners. THE BAD: It’s missing some basic niceties, like keyless ignition and blind spot monitoring. THE BOTTOM LINE: A great

2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class First look Review

The facelifted Mercedes-Benz S-Class is the latest to sit atop the Stuttgart tech pile. With the best of everything the brand can offer, it needs

2017 Toyota Highlander review

THE GOOD: Strong acceleration. Toyota Safety Sense P is standard across all trim lines. THE BAD: The Entune infotainment system doesn’t accept Apple CarPlay or Android Auto.

2018 Range Rover Velar First Drive: The Midsize SUV to beat

Velar is an very old name for a very modern Range Rover. Automakers mining their history for neglected nameplates isn’t new, of course, but all

Nissan X-Trail (2017) review: Great value SUV gets premium updates

When Nissan talks about the X-Trail, it’s talking about a car that it has designed for “family adventures”. While the Qashqai is the urban crossover that’s

2017 Mercedes-Benz E300 Sedan Review: Borrowed excellence

PROS Timeless design should age well Four-cylinder engine surprisingly refined Huge quantities of technology Last year’s S-Class for half the price CONS Option packages add

BMW 5 Series estate (2017) review: Large, technologically accomplished and fun to drive

Car salesmen have a very difficult job trying to convince customers to buy an estate car these days. For some reason, the marketing machine has

Skoda Kodiaq v Mazda CX-9 comparison

For many family buyers, a conventional people-mover like the Kia Carnival or Honda Odyssey is the ultimate manifestation of apathy. A sure path to social death.

2018 Volkswagen Polo previewed – engines, specs and release date

Everything you need to know about next year’s new Volkswagen Polo, including how much it’s likely to cost and what it’s like to drive The

Waze Android Auto hands-on: The reason for Android-in-the-car

Ask any Android Auto user what app they’ve been most eagerly awaiting, and the answer will probably be Waze. Sure, Google Maps is one of

Renault Megane Intens vs Mazda 3 SP25 GT vs Holden Astra LTZ comparison

Who would have thought there’d be enough action in the small sedan segment of the market to warrant yet another comparison test – our fifth

2017 Renault Captur Review

In essence, the Renault Captur is a Clio with a smattering of SUV traits and the style factor turned up. The result is a high-riding

2017 Buick LaCrosse review

THE GOOD: A quiet and smooth ride can be made aggressive with the optional Dynamic Drive Package. Apple CarPlay and Android Auto are standard. THE BAD: The

2018 Chevrolet Equinox Review

THE GOOD: The MyLink infotainment system comes with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Teen Driver lets parents keep tabs on those with a newly minted driver’s

Small car megatest

For all the hoo-ha about booming sales of SUVs, the so-called ‘small car’ segment remains the market’s most popular, still accounting for almost 20 per

Seat Ibiza review: A class-leading drive that’s fun for all the family

Say Hola! to the new Seat Ibiza, the fifth-generation of the Spanish firm’s popular small car. Seat has suddenly got very popular in the UK

Mercedes-Benz E-Class review: Better than a BMW 5 Series?

Mercedes says everything it knows about how to build a car has gone into the new E-Class. Being that it is the oldest car brand

Honda Civic Type R: new vs old compared

The new Honda Civic Type R is a practical hatchback that offers awesome performance and precise handling. But how does it compare to its predecessor?

Audi TT RS Coupe v Porsche 718 Cayman S comparison

It’s around 240km between Audi‘s Ingolstadt base and Porsche‘s Stuttgart headquarters. But when it comes to deciding on the best approach to building the best

2018 Holden Equinox quick drive review

In 2018, the newest player in the hotly-contested medium SUV segment will be the fully-imported Holden Equinox. Paul Maric sampled a pre-production version to see