The top ten mid-engined hatchbacks
The Veloster Midship concept has us pining for real bum-engined compacts. Click for the best…
Posted: 02 Jun 2014
Oh Hyundai, you awful tease. You've given us drawings of things we want - things we didn't even know we wanted - then torn them from our trembling hands and told us we're not allowed them.
But luckily, other carmakers have come up with concepts that involve smallness, hatchy boots, and engines in the middle, then actually built them, thus creating hilariously murderous things that'll pelt you into the horizon. Then, at the first sniff of a corner, up Shih Tzu creak with iOS Maps.
For this very reason, the mid-engined hatchback genus has given us some copper-bottomed classics. And here are ten of them.
Now click on, then tell us which of them you'd scrap, and which of them you'd do terrible things to own.