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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

Stick Shift? 10 Cars and Trucks That Still Have a Manual Transmission

For as much as we may bitch and moan about cars not coming with stick shifts anymore, it’s pretty obvious that no amount of complaining

2017 Honda Civic Hatchback Review

The Honda Civic has long been a go-to car for practicality and honest transportation. Sure, there have been several hyped models with plenty of horsepower

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,

Das (Fastest) Auto : Volkswagen’s World’s 10 Fastest Models

Volkswagen has a reputation for being cars that are both fun and frugal. Sometimes they can even be quite luxurious. But when it comes to

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

Snowpiercer: The Volkswagen Golf Alltrack Is an Unstoppable Winter Car

I’m writing this review hunkered down in a house that’s been buried under 26 inches of snow over the past 24 hours. Outside sits a

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

2017 Audi A4 Sedan: Can It Conquer the Competition?

In 1982, Audi stumbled upon a gold mine when it invited Sir John Hegarty over from Britain for a brainstorming session. While visiting the German automaker,

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

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

Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport Edition 40 review: The retro-inspired hot hatch

The fact that the GTI Clubsport even exists is a miracle in itself. Volkswagen already offers the brilliantly capable GTI and the Golf R for

2016 Subaru WRX STI review

THE GOOD: With an all-wheel drive system and 305 horsepower, you can have fun almost anywhere in the Subaru WRX STI. The old-school hydraulic power steering

Ford Focus RS v Subaru WRX STI v Volkswagen Golf R Comparison : Track Test

The first part of our Ford Focus RS versus Subaru WRX STI versus Volkswagen Golf R comparison, the road test, ended with the Volkswagen claiming victory over the

Ford Focus RS v Subaru WRX STI v Volkswagen Golf R Comparison : Road Test

Think turbocharged, four-wheel-drive cars and it’s hard not to picture rally monsters flying over jumps and sliding through forests millimetres from trees. These days, though, buyers

7 Things You Probably Never Knew About the Ford Focus RS

The hype surrounding Ford’s 350 horsepower hot hatch hellion seems to increase exponentially with each passing month. Even after the first lucky buyers began taking ownership of

2017 Ford Focus RS Review: The Everyman’s Five-Door Ford GT

Beatlemania. If you follow cars at all, you know the Ford Focus RS rollout has been the automotive equivalent of Beatlemania. After years of “will-they-or-won’t-they,”

2017 Volkswagen Passat 206TSI R-Line Review

(+) Muscular and responsive engine; AWD surety; plush and high-tech cabin environment; reasonable value for money; classy design language (-) Lacks the Passat R36’s aural

Ford Focus RS first drive

When was the last time you truly felt alive? Today more than ever, it is perhaps the experiences we have – and the moments when

The 2016 Ford Focus RS takes on 3 Rivals in High Performance compact showdown

The 2016 Ford Focus RS stands at the pinnacle of the American hot hatch landscape, a turbocharged high performance marvel that brings with it a

7 Cars That Made Volkswagen What it is Today

As Volkswagen’s “Dieselgate” scandal continued to grow, sucking Audi and Porsche deeper into the mess, the automaker lost another key player who helped transform it from struggling automaker

Volkswagen Golf R Estate review: The ultimate fast, all-weather estate

It is sometimes said that a Volkswagen Golf is the car for everyone. But who is everyone? There’s now an electric Golf and a hybrid

Mini John Cooper Works review: Mini by name, maxed-out by nature

The Cooper Car company was founded in Surbiton in 1947. Charles Cooper and his son John began building racing cars that eventually changed the face

First Drive: Carving Canyons in a Mini John Cooper Works

Fired up like Paul Bunyan at an all-you-can-hack Christmas tree chopping competition, I approached the John Copper Works Mini hardtop with a noticeable spring in my

Renault Megane 2016 review: Dynamique or dud?

This is the fourth-generation Renault Megane – the French company’s mid-sized family hatchback, which has been with us since 1995. In that time, Renault has

10 Awesome Cars We Wish We Had in America

The U.S. makes some pretty bonkers automobiles. Some ridiculously good ones, too, like the Tesla Model S, Cadillac CTS-V, or the new Ford Mustang. As

8 Automobiles That Are Forbidden Fruit in America

Now that the Scion FRS is officially the JDM-style Toyota 86, and Ford’s Focus RS is on its way to our shores, American roads are becoming

2016 Ford Focus RS vs. 2015 Subaru WRX STI, 2016 Volkswagen Golf R – Comparison Tests

Europe gave us the hot hatchback and so we wanted to return the favor, choosing the Continent for our first comparison of the eagerly awaited