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2019 Renault Megane RS v Ford Focus RS v Honda Civic Type R comparison

Editor’s note: the video above focuses largely on the track prowess of these three cars, while this written review will stick to their performance on the

Kia Ceed review: The gramatically correct family hatchback

The grammar police can stand down. The third-generation of Kia’s family hatch is now officially called Ceed (rather than cee’d). The original spelling was always

2019 Kia Proceed FIRST DRIVE review – price, specs and release date

The Kia Proceed is a svelte shooting brake which sits halfway between the regular Ceed hatchback and the Sportswagon estate – we’ve been for an

2018 Mazda 6 Atenza turbo v 2005 Mazda 6 MPS comparison

I like the idea of new things, new technologies, and new possibilities. But when reality sinks in, I still tend to prefer the experience of

2018 Toyota Corolla Ascent Sport and ZR hybrid Review

Does the biggest, sexiest, safest and most dynamic Corolla ever justify its price hikes? What we liked: • Standard safety equipment • Comfort and refinement

Best hybrid cars you don’t have to plug in

Like the idea of a hybrid, but don’t want to faff around with power cables at the end of every journey? Then these are the

New Toyota Corolla hatch: Full details

Price hikes, more safety and range-wide hybrid option for new version of Australia’s top-selling car The new Toyota Corolla hatchback has arrived in Australia offering more power,

New Mercedes-Benz A-Class vs Audi A3 Sportback vs BMW 1 Series Comparison Review

Mercedes’ new A-Class promises to dazzle you with luxury as it renews its battle with the Audi A3 and BMW 1 Series at the top

2019 Volkswagen Golf – what we know so far

Volkswagen’s big-selling hatchback will be replaced by an all-new model next year, featuring more space, a clever range of engines and a high-tech interior The

Six reasons the new Kia Cerato is better than its rivals

Kia has just launched its new Cerato sedan in Australia. Here are six reasons why it’s better than its small-car competitors The Cerato, and indeed

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

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

2018 Hyundai i30 N v Volkswagen Golf GTI 5-door comparison

Trent Nikolic: Traditionally, boxing’s heavyweight division is the one that gets the most attention. Something to do with the big boys and their savage, one-punch-knockout power.

Ford Focus: new vs old compared

An all-new Ford Focus has just been revealed, but is it a significant step forward from the outgoing model? The Ford Focus has long been

2018 Ford Focus : All-new Ford Focus revealed – price, specs and release date

Revamped family hatchback takes renewed aim at the Volkswagen Golf with a higher-quality interior and loads of kit On sale: July Price from: £19,500/$27,690 (est) The Cayman

I took the 2019 Camaro Turbo 1LE to the track

The battle is no longer just Camaro versus Mustang. The 2019 Camaro Turbo 1LE is the tip of a new spear for Chevrolet: an entry-level

2019 Ford Focus official: More tech, more space

Ford has revealed the 2019 Focus, now in its tenth generation and packing more technology, a more spritely drivetrain, and more safety tech. Headed to

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

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

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,

Mazda MX-5 Roadster Coupe & MX-5 Retractable Fastback Comparison

Mazda MX-5 Hardtop: Old & New Review – We see how far Mazda’s MX-5 folding hardtop has progressed with a quick look back at the original

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

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

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 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

2018 Hyundai i30 Fastback FIRST DRIVE review

The Hyundai i30 family hatchback has gained a five-door coupé variant, called the Fastback. We’ve driven it for the first time. The Hyundai i30 is no longer

2018 Subaru Impreza First Drive review – price, specs and release date

The fifth-generation Subaru Impreza gets a new platform and a new engine. Is it now a more viable family hatchback option? *** Note : £1