Great-looking, great to drive new Volvo should be a fine car to own.
Peugeot has at last rediscovered some hot hatch form. Not the most startling small fast hatch, but a good effort.
Spacious and stylish addition to the growing ranks of school run specials
Another convincing effort from Hyundai and a tempting alternative to the more obvious Mondeo.
A very rational car in standard form, which will make your life easy, but not exciting. The i30 N hot hatch manages to make it easy AND exciting. It's ace
Renault’s Qashqai rival is conveniently a rebodied… Qashqai. A fine appliance for family transport
Looks great, feels classy. Worth a look, Volkswagen and Ford owners.
Seat’s most complete car. It has no real weaknesses – but we just know you’d rather have the VW…
Better than the car it replaces, but not interesting, exciting or memorable.
A supremely desirable, futuristic ‘mini with a powertrain for everyone. Just beware the firm ride
MPV sales are down, but the stylish Scenic has every chance of reversing the trend.
One of Britain’s best-selling cars, the Qashqai is quiety, comfy and homemade, too
It’s big, expensive and not especially clever, but it is really, really good at ferrying lots of people about. Really, really quietly.
Facelifted Sportage gains mild hybrid diesel tech, but it’s not enough to radically alter the class landscape
Peugeot has a hit on its hands with the good looking and cheerily willing 208.
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.
Probably Fiat’s least interesting car, but that doesn’t mean it’s worth ignoring if you love a bargain.
A good, solid SUV. Lots of space, but competitors have caught and passed in some areas
Buy it for the looks and lifestyle, then put up with the flaws. Likeable, but irrational
A capable answer to a question nobody should be asking
Jeep’s tough-look new Renegade brings much-needed brand kudos.
The Subaru XV can manage more than many of its competitors off-road, but it's let down by its engine and gearbox