The Mini is an excellent hatch, but does it have to be so grown up?
A well-considered first effort from Kia: a hot hatch nicely suited to the everyday real world.
Kia improves things yet again. Refinement, styling and interior quality are nearly as good as anything out there. Nearly…
The Kia Cee'd is the car that lobs the paving slab of reality into the windscreen of preconception. It might be a straight clone of a Toyota/Ford/VW hatch, but it’s a damn good one.
It won't trouble the cream of the three-door hatch brigade, but it's a mighty good effort, and looks fantastic.
New Soul puts practicality to the fore, but in other areas less progress has been made.
A refreshing niche that ain’t a crossover, but not as sporty as billed