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2018 Hot Hatch Mega Test Face-off: Ford Focus RS, Honda Civic Type R, Hyundai i30 N, Peugeot 308 GTi, Subaru WRX STI, Volkswagen Golf R

Is there a more vibrant and diverse segment on the market right now than that labelled ‘hot hatch’? In fact, is it technically a segment

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

Hyundai i30 N v Volkswagen Golf GTI v Honda Civic Type R 2018 Comparison

Hyundai’s hard-charging new i30 N goes toe-to-toe with the two hot hatch benchmarks — the Honda Civic Type R and Volkswagen Golf GTI — on

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

2018 Kia Stinger 330Si v Holden Commodore VXR comparison

It’s on again – less than six months ago we put the 2018 Kia Stinger 330Si up against the Aussie-built 2018 Holden Commodore SS-V Redline,

2018 BMW M140i v Ford Focus RS LE v Honda Civic Type R comparison

Front-wheel drive has been part of the classic hot-hatch formula since the genre was ignited in the 1970s. The layout would dominate any all-time-greats list for

The 10 slowest-depreciating cars 2018

Want your next car to hold onto as much of its value as possible? You’ll need to buy one of these When you buy a

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

New Hyundai i30N vs Honda Civic Type R Comparison

Hyundai has gone all out to make its first hot hatch a corker. But standing in the way of the Hyundai i30N is the brilliant

Hyundai i30 N review: A surprise hot hatch star is born

We come screeching around the a corner of a track, warm rubber cutting the sidelines and barely keeping out of the gravel, before firing off

2017 Mini Clubman review

THE GOOD: The 2017 Mini John Cooper Works Clubman amps up the engine for 228 horsepower and includes all-wheel-drive standard. It handles well, making for fun

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

New meets old: 2007 Honda Civic Type-R FN2 and 2017 Type-R FK8

If you’re looking for a cool and unemotional comparison between two hot hatchbacks from the same company, you might wish to look away now. The

Honda Civic Type R vs Ford Focus RS vs BMW M140i vs Seat Leon Cupra 300 review

Honda has, in recent years, developed a bit of a reputation for mucking about. Just look at the state of its Formula 1 engine programme, or

25 Cars and Trucks That Will Still Be Cool in 2030

The majority of the cars out today will come and go without much thought. They will be used for about a decade by various owners

Coming soon: new cars for 2017 – Don’t buy a new car until you’ve read

There’s a whole raft of interesting cars going on sale later this year, so before you sign on the dotted line at your local dealer,

2017 Mercedes-AMG C63 Estate By Wimmer RS Review

You’re not alone if you think estate sedans are a bit bland. It’s a perception that this type of car has hard a difficult time

2017 Honda Civic Type R Review

The interwebz have been bustling over Honda’s all-new 2017 Civic Type R, and for good reason. Not only is the hot hatch better than the

15 Fastest New Cars Under $50,000

If you check our list of fastest cars ever made, you’ll see the buy-in starts in the low six figures and rises to millions of

Holy Hyundai! The Company’s 10 Fastest Vehicles

You really have to hand it to Hyundai. After spending the better part of the past three decades painstakingly building its brand on an international scale,

12 Cars Under $40,000 That Are Accelerating Power Machines

Speed and acceleration don’t always come cheap, but there are more than enough options out there for car buyers with a budget below $40,000. In fact,

2018 Renault Megane R.S Review

Renault has been pretty successful lately, with 2016 marking the debut of the fourth-generation Megane, which can now be had as a five-door hatchback, four-door

Audi RS3 Saloon review: Racecar fun for the road

Some people say Audi design has become boring; formulaic even. We think it’s simply that the German brand has got its design language so on

10 Reasons Why the Hyundai Elantra GT Sport is the One to Get

Stoking the fire that burns within hatchback fanatics is not always an easy task. While CUV sales continue to climb and wagon interest remains low, the compact hatchback

10 of the Most Powerful New Cars Available Under $20,000

Who says speed needs to be expensive? If you have $20,000 in your pocket, you can have a powerful cheap car. Unfortunately, this price point

2017 BMW M140i v Ford Focus RS comparison

We’ll admit a comparison test between the BMW M140i and Ford Focus RS doesn’t seem particularly logical on the surface, but there’s a method to

Seat Leon Cupra review: Simmering rather than on-the-boil hot hatch

Seat launched the first-generation Leon in 1998. Sportier than the VW Golf, and cheaper than the Audi A3 (with which it shared much), it married

These Are the 10 Best Engines You Can Get for 2017

We drove many incredible cars in 2016, and 2017 is shaping up to be even better with cars like the Honda Civic Type-R, Mazda Miata RF,

10 Cars a Donald Trump Presidency Might Kill

Campaign promises are a special sort of thing. While most people don’t believe they will come true exactly how candidates state them, they do believe the underlying

Peugeot 308 GTi review: Five door with added ooh la la

Think GTi and Volkswagen springs to mind, right? But as you’ll know if you’ve read our review of the Peugeot 208 GTi, the French car-maker