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Best used hot hatches for less than £20,000

A budget of £20,000 could buy you a sensible family car, or you could inject some excitement into your life with one of these 10

BMW X7 single-cab ute outed

Would the real BMW X7 ute please stand up? Expect demand for a BMW ute to intensify BMW has consistently denied rumours that it will

Ford recalls 58,000 Focus cars for a fault it failed to fix in earlier recall

In October 2018, Ford recalled 1.5 million select Ford Focus cars to sort out an issue that could have led to an engine stall and

2019 Ford Focus Active v Subaru XV v Volkswagen Golf Alltrack comparison – High hopes: Jacked-up small cars

There’s only one bandwagon to jump on in the car industry right now, of course, and it’s the high-riding one. So, here we have three

Kia Cerato GT vs Hyundai i30 N-Line vs Ford Focus ST-Line vs Mazda 3 G25 Evolve Comparison review

Usain Bolt is not sporty. Nope, he is beyond sporty. If he were a car, he’ be a Ferrari SF90 or a Lamborghini Aventador, or

2020 Ford Focus ST will be European Exclusive Sport Wagon

Ford Motor Company is back at its dirty tactics—breaking hearts and playing favorites. It may have been more than three decades ago, but yes, we’re

2019 Ford Focus Active Review

SUV-mad Australians should take notice of Ford’s new Focus-based Euro crossover A third derivative of the all-new Ford Focus is now available in Australia and

Ford Focus Active wagon could join hatch

New Ford Focus joined by $30K crossover hatch; ST hot hatch and maybe Active wagon to come Ford Australia has released an all-new crossover version

2019 small car comparison : Ford Focus v Holden Astra v Honda Civic v Hyundai i30 v Kia Cerato v Mazda 3 v Peugeot 308 v Subaru Impreza v Toyota Corolla v Volkswagen Golf

While buyers continue to gravitate toward SUVs, small cars haven’t entirely lost their appeal. They account for about one-in-seven new vehicles sold this year, with

Take a Good Look at the Ford Focus ST Wagon, Because You Won’t Be Able to Buy One

Of all the versions of the Focus that we Americans don’t get, this one stings the worst. We love wagons—duh. We also love hot hatches—double

2019 Ford Focus Trend v Madza3 Evolve v Toyota Corolla SX Comparison

Three relatively new small car entrants, each with compelling arguments in its favour – which one wins this three-way comparison test Why are we comparing

2019 Ford Focus ST-Line v Hyundai i30 N Line Premium v Kia Cerato GT comparison

Not everyone wants a full-on ‘hot’ hatch. Some people just want something with a bit of poke, contemporary tech and a reasonable price tag packaged

2019 Ford Focus vs. 2019 Ford Fiesta: What’s the Difference?

Compact cars might be going out of style in favor of small crossovers, but there are still plenty on the market that make for good,

2019 Ford Focus ST vs. 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI: Which Is Better?

If you’re looking for a practical compact hatchback that’s also a blast to drive, then what you’re looking for is a hot hatch. Hot hatchbacks

All-new 206kW Ford Focus ST hot hatch revealed

Redesigned Ford Focus ST gets more power and new tech to take the battle to Volkswagen Golf GTI Ford Performance has pulled the drapes off

2019 Ford Focus ST taps Civic Type-R shaming torque

Ford has revealed the new 2019 Focus ST, the latest version of its hot hatch, but there’s bad news to go along with the good.

2019 Ford Focus Active crossover under $30K

Jacked-up Ford Focus hatch en route to Australia with eight-speed auto and wireless phone charging as standard The Ford Focus Active hatch will arrive in Australia in

2020 Toyota Corolla: Everything You Need to Know About the Redesign

In the past few years, we’ve seen the Dodge Dart and Ford Focus get axed as automakers forge ahead with more profitable, SUV-heavy lineups. At

2019 Renault Megane RS v Ford Focus RS v Honda Civic Type R comparison

Editor’s note: the video above focuses largely on the track prowess of these three cars, while this written review will stick to their performance on the

2019 Volkswagen Golf – what we know so far

Volkswagen’s big-selling hatchback will be replaced by an all-new model next year, featuring more space, a clever range of engines and a high-tech interior The

Six reasons the new Kia Cerato is better than its rivals

Kia has just launched its new Cerato sedan in Australia. Here are six reasons why it’s better than its small-car competitors The Cerato, and indeed

2018 Hot Hatch Mega Test Face-off: Ford Focus RS, Honda Civic Type R, Hyundai i30 N, Peugeot 308 GTi, Subaru WRX STI, Volkswagen Golf R

Is there a more vibrant and diverse segment on the market right now than that labelled ‘hot hatch’? In fact, is it technically a segment

Ford Focus: new vs old compared

An all-new Ford Focus has just been revealed, but is it a significant step forward from the outgoing model? The Ford Focus has long been

2018 Ford Focus : All-new Ford Focus revealed – price, specs and release date

Revamped family hatchback takes renewed aim at the Volkswagen Golf with a higher-quality interior and loads of kit On sale: July Price from: £19,500/$27,690 (est) The Cayman

I took the 2019 Camaro Turbo 1LE to the track

The battle is no longer just Camaro versus Mustang. The 2019 Camaro Turbo 1LE is the tip of a new spear for Chevrolet: an entry-level

2019 Ford Focus official: More tech, more space

Ford has revealed the 2019 Focus, now in its tenth generation and packing more technology, a more spritely drivetrain, and more safety tech. Headed to

Mazda MX-5 Roadster Coupe & MX-5 Retractable Fastback Comparison

Mazda MX-5 Hardtop: Old & New Review – We see how far Mazda’s MX-5 folding hardtop has progressed with a quick look back at the original

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 meets old: 2007 Honda Civic Type-R FN2 and 2017 Type-R FK8

If you’re looking for a cool and unemotional comparison between two hot hatchbacks from the same company, you might wish to look away now. The

Honda Civic Type R vs Ford Focus RS vs BMW M140i vs Seat Leon Cupra 300 review

Honda has, in recent years, developed a bit of a reputation for mucking about. Just look at the state of its Formula 1 engine programme, or