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Mazda 2 Genki v Skoda Fabia Monte Carlo comparison

Light car sales may be down an alarming 16 per cent this year, but they’re still big business. Here we pitch two of the better

2017 Volkswagen Golf : What’s changed? New technology detailed

The facelifted seventh-generation Volkswagen Golf has just been unveiled. Given that it doesn’t look that different to the car that’s currently in showrooms across the

Honda Civic RS v Hyundai Elantra SR Turbo comparison

It was only July when the Honda Civic VTi-S outshone both the Skoda Octavia Ambition and Hyundai Elantra Active. Here though, we have just two

Mini Cooper S Works 210 first drive: Pocket rocket lite

Some may have feared for Mini when BMW rolled in and took this British icon and modernised it, but spend 10 minutes on any major

2017 Volkswagen Tiguan : seven things to like about this new mid-sized SUV

The all-new 2017 Volkswagen Tiguan is exactly what is says on the box –  all-new. But amongst the plethora of new features and extra kit,

10 of the Fastest Mopar Vehicles of All Time

Since Chrysler as we know it came together over 90 years ago, it’s been Detroit’s underdog. And while General Motors may have always been known

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

Skoda Octavia RS v Subaru Levorg 2.0GT Comparison

An internal email recently did the rounds asking the entire CarAdvice editorial team to discuss daily-drivers we’d love, but which aren’t produced. The answers to

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

8 of the Sexiest Sports Cars You Can Buy for Under $30,000

If you’re a gearhead looking for thrills and have $30 grand to spend on a used sports car, the world is your oyster. Late-model Corvettes,

10 Fastest New Cars Available Under $30,000

Do you have $30,000 (but no more) dog-eared for your next vehicle and are looking for something that’s as fun as it is affordable? Not

Peugeot 205 GTI : The Other Great GTI

A few weeks ago, we took a look at the origin of the Volkswagen Golf, the front-engined, front-wheel drive hatchback that likely saved Volkswagen from

Honda Civic vs. Acura ILX: Buy This, Not That

Back a million years ago – OK, it was the ’90s – my family used to vacation up in Canada, a chilly northern bizarro-land for

8 Cars Designed to Keep Buyers Young

In many ways, the auto industry is changing faster than ever before. Crossovers, which barely existed a decade ago, now make up the fastest-growing automotive segment in

2016 Volkswagen Passat V6 SEL Premium Review: The Good German

Would you just look at everyone tossing the baby out with the bath water? It seems like everyone has forgotten that Volkswagen still makes amazing

Abarth 595C v Volkswagen Polo GTI Comparison

The arrival of the new 2016 Abarth 595 has dropped the ownership doorway into Italy’s famed scorpion shield from mid-$30k down to a basement-level $27,500

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

10 Dream Garage Cars That No One Ever Thinks Of

Every gearhead has an imaginary dream garage, and more often that not, it’s likely to have at least a few of the same cars in it

2016 Scion FR-S Review: A Rear-Wheel Drive Retirement Party

For many enthusiasts, the FR-S/BRZ platform turned out to be the most underwhelming invention since the advent of the New Coke. It’s a car that showed great

8 Best Summer Cars You Can Buy at Every Price Range

There were a lot of reasons why the late ’70s was a dark time for cars, but among the biggest reasons was the near death

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

Toyota 86 vs Subaru BRZ Comparison Review

Arnold Schwarzenegger and Danny DeVito were easy. But is it possible to pick the difference between another set of twins, the Toyota 86 and Subaru

2015 Kia Forte5 Review: Should You Buy it Now or Wait?

Looking at a Kia Forte5 SX then driving it is kind of like looking at a small, plump tangerine and then biting into it only

2016 Volkswagen Golf R Review

Volkswagen doesn’t have a lot of friends right now out there in auto-land – the foot-in-mouth associated with the TDI diesel scandal has had far-reaching

Alfa Romeo Giulietta review : Family hatchback looks great

(+) Refreshingly stylish Well equipped Economical (-) Firm ride Less practical than rivals Uncomfortable for driver The Alfa Romeo Giulietta is a stylish small family

The 2016 Audi S3 Doesn’t Do Slow: Potent Things Come in Small Packages

Built from solid stock, the 2016 Audi S3 is a car that illustrates America’s new-found interest in smaller, sportier versions of the vehicles we have all come

8 American Cars to Celebrate Front-Wheel Drive Turning 50

Before you get too agitated by this headline, let’s get it out of the way: Front-wheel drive is much older than 50. The Citroën Traction-Avant and

10 Cars Ideal for City Driving

1. KIA FORTE What makes the Kia Forte so great is both the affordability and the 10-year powertrain warranty. The warranty makes life much easier,

2016 Scion iM Review

Scion needed a hot hatch on a budget, and so under $20k gets you the 2016 Scion iM and a handful of compromises. If you’re