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2017 Porsche 718 Cayman S Review: Brave new turbocharged world

PROS The best-balanced sports car under $100k More affordable than the 911 Faster than the previous-generation Cayman S Comfortable enough for daily use An absolute

10 Most Ticketed Cars on US Roads

Everyone knows a red Ferrari convertible attracts attention from the highway patrol. Pricey speed demons have a certain disadvantage when it comes to moving violations,

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

2018 Volkswagen T-Roc Review

Remember back in 2014 when Volkswagen put the T-Roc Concept on display at the Geneva auto show? Well, you would be crazy if you didn’t

10 Cars That Could Have Been Built Better

It’s hard to get a car right. It’s even harder to get it perfect. That’s why cars like Volkswagen’s enduring GTI, the Mazda Miata, and

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

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 VW Atlas First Drive: A 7-seater SUV to dethrone Explorer

The 2018 Atlas is long-overdue: VW has needed a proper, 7-seater SUV for some time. More than that, it’s needed a proper, 7-seater SUV that

2017 Toyota Yaris Review

The 2017 Geneva Auto Show had plenty of supercar action, but the Toyota booth had quite the nice surprise for performance enthusiasts, in the shape

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

2017 Suzuki Swift Review

Introduced in 2000 as the Suzuki Ignis, the Swift was redesigned in 2004 and again in 2010 when the familiar third-generation model was launched. In

Volkswagen Tiguan 162TSI Highline R-Line v Subaru Forester XT Premium comparison

You’ve decided you need a mid-sized crossover. But at the same time, you don’t want some boring econobox with snooze-worthy performance. You want something with

2017 Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport By ABT Sportsline Review

When you have a car that already holds the Nürburgringlap record for a front-wheel drive production car, there’s little reason to expect the car to

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 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,

Toyota GT86 (2017) review: Coupe a load of that

It’s -15C. Yep, minus fifteen degrees centigrade. And we’re stood staring at the brand new Toyota GT86 – which positively radiates its warm blood red

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

Audi A3 Premium vs. Volkswagen GTI SE: Buy This, Not That

If you’re a German automaker in the U.S. (except for one), chances are you’ve had a license to print money for a while now. These

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

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