A great little coupe that looks and feels sharper than ever
It defines this sector and should be its default buy. You simply can’t go wrong.
Vauxhall has turned the Corsa VXR into a convincing fast pocket rocket.
Well done Audi, this one's a proper little stonker: fast, small, fun, a 4wd hot hatch done properly.
Overlook the fact it’s so good that it’s almost joyless: the latest Golf GTI is very desirable indeed.
After a classy cabrio but don't have Audi-like cash? Try this. GTI expensive but worth it; R perhaps not
A Top Gear award winner in 2016, and rightly so – Skoda’s big crossover is all things to all families.
The Mini is an excellent hatch, but does it have to be so grown up?
The latest Tiguan feels solid, sensible and laser-guided at its target market
Cracking supermini is one of the best cars Ford makes. Britain’s top seller? It makes you proud.
If you really, truly care about driving, the Lotus Elise is about as obvious an answer as water being wet and fire being hot
The e-Golf is an EV that works for most of us, most of the time. A truly convincing electric car.
The simplest and most exciting Toyota in years is also a real pleasure to drive
It’s a seductive car, the new A5 Cabriolet, and while more dynamically accomplished than its predecessor, still more of a grand touring boulevardier rather than a B-road hustler. But what an ownership proposition.
The new Kuga is safer and roomier than before. Less fun, but a better family car
A likeable thing. Go for a higher powertrain and it makes most sense.
Beautifully built and beautiful to look at. But the A4 is 98 per cent as good, cheaper and less pretentious.
Vauxhall has turned the Corsa into a class-competitive contender.
Well thought out, versatile and thoroughly decent family estate. The weeniest bit boring
It's a sizeable leap, and enough to shove the Polo up to the upper reaches of the supermini order.
Softer and a little disappointing: the new RS isn’t what it was. Still fun, but we hoped for more…
Facelifted Audi Roadster features revised engines, tweaked visuals – and very little amusement