Can a refreshed and revitalised Hyundai i30 N beat a new-generation Golf GTI for the title of Australia’s best-value hot hatch? Glenn Butler grabs both and heads for the hills to find out.
This is bound to cause arguments. So, let’s cut to the conclusion straight away, then I’ll spend the rest of our time together explaining my rationale and we’ll see if we can find an accord. If not, let loose in the comments and let’s have a robust and respectful discourse on where you think I got it wrong.
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