The Mini is an excellent hatch, but does it have to be so grown up?
Solid, gimmick-free all-rounder that’s slightly less good at everything than a Golf, but cheaper for it.
Just what the market ordered. Stylish crossover for people who don't need family space. But don't dig too deep beyond that
Well thought out, versatile and thoroughly decent family estate. The weeniest bit boring
Peugeot's hot hatch renaissance continues. The 308 GTI has a joyously wild streak
A job well done. The Golf is better, but not by much.
Not revolutionary, but Q2 is different enough to make you stand out in a crowd.
Not the perfect solution to all your motoring needs, but a great first effort at a useable everyday hybrid.
The definitive example of rock-solid, sensible, impeccable German engineering
A naughtier Quattro system and svelte saloon option finally give the RS3 the character its engine so richly deserves
Connectivity and interior layout takes priority over how it drives. For some, that'll be perfect
Not the most rounded family estate, but the big Pug oozes desirability. Much cooler than a 3 Series
The Peugeot 508 SW is a better car than the Citroen C5 Tourer it shares its chassis with.
Jaguar said its SUVs made new estate cars pointless. It’s built one anyway, and it’s mostly a success.