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DS 3 review: Café Racer special edition sizzles

Rolling out originally with the chevrons of Citroën on the front, the DS 3 had a revamp and refresh in 2016, now sitting pretty in the avant-garde

Volkswagen Polo review: The small car without holes

After the Golf, the smaller Polo is Volkswagen’s best-selling car in the UK. It’s easy to overlook, but the Polo is everywhere. To our minds,

2019 Vauxhall Corsa – what we know so far

Vauxhall’s big-selling small hatchback is getting a fresh look, a new range of engines and even an all-electric model The Vauxhall Corsa is a consistently

Best small automatic cars 2018 (and the ones to avoid)

Which small cars work best with an automatic gearbox? We name the best – and the ones to avoid There are lots of great city

BMW i3 review: Living with the ultimate electric car?

This is what’s called putting your money where your mouth is: because this is a review of our BMW i3. Yes, Pocket-lint went out and bought an

New Renault Megane RS vs Honda Civic Type R vs Volkswagen Golf R Comparison

What’s the best hot hatch on sale today? To find out we’re pitting the new Renault Megane RS against our reigning champion, the Honda Civic

2018 Ford Fiesta Active FIRST DRIVE review – price, specs and release date

The Ford Fiesta Active gets a higher ride height than the standard Fiesta, as well as SUV-inspired styling, but is it worthy of consideration? ***

Latest 2018 scrappage scheme deals

A growing number of car makers are extending the scrappage trade-in incentive schemes they launched last year to entice owners out of their older petrol

Suzuki Swift Sport review: Hot hatch thrills for supermini cash

The old Suzuki Swift Sport was a bit of a cult car. It wasn’t the fastest hot hatch around and it certainly wasn’t the most

Mini Cooper S Hatch review: Small in stature, big in personality

Mini has refreshed the Hatch, the 3-door model that most closely resembles the British classic, loading the 2018 model with more tech, more premium features

2018 Mazda 2 GT automatic v Volkswagen Polo 85TSI Comfortline DSG

Not everyone wants the cheapest city car they can afford. To find out which small car is worth spending (relatively) big money on, we pitch

The Ford and Fiat-Chrysler Cars People Aren’t Going to Miss

When Ford announced it  was discontinuing nearly every car it makes outside of the still-roaring Mustang, it wasn’t a total surprise. After all, Fiat-Chrysler made a similar move

Peugeot 208 GTi v Renault Clio RS 200 Cup 2018 Comparison

Renault takes on Peugeot in the battle of the best city-sized French hot hatch French flair The French have a strong reputation for hot hatches.

How to spec a Volkswagen Polo

The latest Volkswagen Polo has a tough job on its hands, because it has to compete against both the Seat Ibiza – which we named

2018 Renault Clio RS Cup v Suzuki Swift Sport comparison

You don’t need to spend a ton of cash to have fun on four wheels, nor do you need maximum power. Sometimes cars with lower

New Volkswagen Up GTI vs Abarth 595 Comparison

Volkswagen had added some spice to the city car class with the sporty new Up GTI. The car it has to beat is the Abarth

Car tax changes in 2018 – what do I need to know?

The UK’s car tax (VED) bandings were given a massive shake-up in April 2017 and they’re changing again in April 2018. Here, you can check

New Hyundai Kona & Volkswagen T-Roc vs Seat Arona Comparison

Volkswagen has been slow to the small SUV party, but it has arrived in style with the T-Roc. How will it fare against two keenly

New Fiat 500 vs used Mini Cooper: which is best?

Looking for a small, fashionable car? Should you pick something new, or, for the same money, something vintage on the used market? Fashion may come

Lexus RC 300h review: The coupé conundrum

There’s something to be said for rarity. When sighting an unusual car it turns heads because it bucks the familiar trend. Which is exactly what

The 10 most popular cars in the UK right now

The UK’s new car market continued to shrink in January, with much of the decline coming from diesels The number of new cars sold in

Best hot hatches 2018 (and the ones to avoid)

What’s the best hot hatch money can buy? We name our favourites and reveal the ones to avoid at all costs A hot hatch needs

Best and worst older small cars for reliability

More small cars are sold than any other type of car, so there are plenty to choose from. To make sure you don’t get one

The 10 most popular cars of 2017

The UK’s new car market shrank for the first time in six years in 2017, with uncertainly over diesel cars contributing to the fall Sales

New Toyota Yaris Hybrid vs Renault Zoe Comparison

Small hatchbacks with electric  fied powertrains are cheap to run and produce little pollution – ideal if you mostly drive in town. But should you

Best (and worst) small cars for tall drivers 2017

Tall drivers can often feel cramped in small cars, so what should you choose if you want a cheap, city-friendly hatchback that’s spacious enough for

Top 10 most popular car reviews – Last updated : 2 Oct 2017

Each week we reveal the most popular reviews of the last seven days, showcasing the UK’s favourite cars. Find out what has made the top

Best small cars 2017 (and the one to avoid)

The small car market is one of the most fiercely contested – great news if you’re after this sort of vehicle. It means not only

New Volkswagen e-Golf vs BMW i3 Comparison

Electric hatchbacks don’t come much more usable than VW’s latest e-Golf. But is it better than the radical BMW i3? *** Note : £1 = $1.30

5-star cars for less than £20,000/$26,000

These five-star models are all proof that you don’t need to shell out a fortune to get a fantastic car, whether you’re shopping for a