Hot hatches: best of the rest
Every other hot hatch on sale in the UK, ranked from good to awful…
Posted: 22 May 2013
Back in 2010, we crowned this our hot-hatch champion. Only because the top four have since moved the game on has the brilliant RS dropped down to fifth. You must drive the little Clio hard to get the most from its naturally aspirated 2.0-litre, but when you do, it's a thing of wonder: precise controls, fizzy engine and an overwhelming sense of sheer mechanical rightness.