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Subaru XV review: A crossover with real substance

Carmakers struck gold when they came up with the idea of the crossover. Combining the convenience of a hatchback with the rugged off-road image of

VW I.D. VIZZION bets you’ll swap your steering wheel for luxury

Volkswagen is adding a new, even smarter model to its I.D. family of all-electric concepts, with the VW I.D. VIZZION previewing its, well, vision of

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

New Volkswagen T-Roc vs Audi Q2 vs Mini Countryman Comparison

Volkswagen’s new T-Roc could shake up the small SUV class – but only if it can beat the Audi Q2 and Mini Countryman *** Note

Peugeot 5008 review: Reinventing the family MPV

The last Peugeot 5008 was a traditional MPV (Multi-Purpose Vehicle). And nobody wants one of those anymore. So for 2018, the 5008 has been reinvented

New Volkswagen Polo vs Seat Ibiza Comparison

The Seat Ibiza’s reign as the best small car around is under threat from Volkswagen’s new Polo. We find out how they stack up ***

2018 Mini 1499 GT FIRST DRIVE Review – price, specs and release date

Special edition Mini 1499 GT puts sporty touches on a basic three-door Mini. It’s not fast, but it’s very good fun *** Note : £1

New Nissan Leaf vs Renault Zoe vs Volkswagen e-Golf Comparison

With an improved range between charges, Nissan’s new electric Leaf promises to be more usable than ever. Is it better than the Renault Zoe and

Seat Arona review: A smooth ride with a surprising amount of space inside

Seat has traditionally been the slightly confused brand in the Volkswagen Group – not quite having the selection of cars to live up to its

Nissan Leaf (2018) review: Electric for the people

While many manufacturers are posturing and pontificating about plans for the electrification of their cars, Nissan is releasing a proper second-gen electric vehicle, the new Nissan Leaf. The

Kia Stonic review: Batten down the hatches, the crossovers are coming

If you’re a car manufacturer and not looking at how you can add a crossover to your model line-up, you’re probably aiming your efforts in

2019 Hyundai Veloster N wants to eat the Golf GTI

Clearly nobody told Hyundai that the Detroit Auto Show 2018 was being dominated by trucks and slick luxury sedans: the South Korean company instead brought

2017’s most surprising car has a lesson for EVs in 2018

In a year where I’ve driven supercars like the new Ford GT, six-figure hand-built exotica such as Rolls-Royce’s Dawn, and vehicles with horsepower by the bucketload,

Citroën C3 Aircross vs Kia Stonic vs Seat Arona Comparison

SUVs based on small hatchbacks have their flaws, but they’re getting better all the time. The Citroën C3 Aircross, Kia Stonic and Seat Arona are

2018 Mini Hatch 5dr DCT FIRST DRIVE review – price, specs and release date

Mini introduces a new dual-clutch automatic gearbox in a bid to improve performance and fuel economy Priced from £16,575/$22,045 Release date On sale now Think Mini and a peppy petrol

VW I.D. CROZZ previews 2020’s electric crossover

Volkswagen has brought its electric crossover concept to the LA Auto Show 2017, the VW. I.D. CROZZ, and the little SUV EV is something particularly special.

2018 Toyota C-HR review

THE GOOD: The 2018 Toyota C-HR comes standard with Toyota’s Safety Sense P suite of driver aid technologies. It’s one of the most uniquely styled vehicles

2017 Five-star cars with seven seats

If you want the best seven-seat car around, then you’ve come to the right place. These are the models that have also gained our maximum

2017 Ford Transit Custom 290S auto v Volkswagen Transporter TDI340 auto comparison

A growing majority of tradies and delivery drivers are choosing automatic transmissions for their vans, in a bid to give their left feet a rest

2017 Audi Q5 2.0 TFSI v Porsche Macan v Jaguar F-Pace 25t R-Sport comparison

SUVs are such a widely accepted part of the automotive landscape these days that few batted an eyelid when Jaguar, after 80-odd years of racing cars,

Best (and worst) small cars for tall drivers 2017

Tall drivers can often feel cramped in small cars, so what should you choose if you want a cheap, city-friendly hatchback that’s spacious enough for

New Volkswagen Arteon vs Jaguar XE Comparison

Volkswagen has given the Passat a stylish new outfit to create the Arteon executive car. Can it beat the badge cache of a Jaguar XE,

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

Zombie Cars: 10 Vehicles Automakers Brought Back From the Dead

It’s a strange thing: We can’t go back in time, yet it seems like we’re always trying to repeat the past. Nowhere is that more

2018 Nissan Navara SL v Volkswagen Amarok Core comparison

You’ve got a dilemma. You need a workhorse and bells and whistles but don’t want to spend mega bucks. You could opt for a poverty

Best small cars 2017 (and the one to avoid)

The small car market is one of the most fiercely contested – great news if you’re after this sort of vehicle. It means not only

2017 Skoda Octavia RS wagon v Renault Megane GT wagon comparison

Petrolhead parents on a budget are hardly spoilt for choice in today’s showrooms – especially if a hatchback is considered a bit too small and

New Volkswagen e-Golf vs BMW i3 Comparison

Electric hatchbacks don’t come much more usable than VW’s latest e-Golf. But is it better than the radical BMW i3? *** Note : £1 = $1.30

Toyota C-HR review: High-roller or middle-of-the-roader?

“Cars, they all look the same these days.” It’s almost as if the designers of Toyota’s new C-HR had that phrase in mind, and were

Volkswagen’s electric car assault: 17 new EVs coming soon

Audi, Bentley, Porsche, Seat, Skoda and Volkswagen are planning 50 new electric cars – here are the new models we know are coming soon There