Lexus makes a posh compact SUV but forgets to make it drive well.
A likeable Swiss Army knife. A bit bland but will shrug off anything thrown at it.
The B-Class is now a genuine contender – if an expensive one – in the family hatch sector.
Everything good about the A3 Sportback, just a little less practical. A complete car that won't get on your nerves
One of Britain’s best-selling cars, the Qashqai is quiety, comfy and homemade, too
A good-looking small SUV that drives rather well. Worth considering if you're in the market
More an SUV than a soft-roader. Patchy dynamics but well finished and has good off-road ability
More grown up and all the better for it. Priced very keenly too - it's a smart shout.
We've had to wait for it, but the new Mondeo has been well worth it.
Another good Mazda from one of the very few car companies – any company, come to that – which simply doesn’t make a bad product
The Corolla is back, looking better than ever, but still short on fun
Been around for a few years. Still among the best of its ilk, but look at the new Leon Estate before you buy
Mazda successfully plugs the teeny-tiny gap between its CX-3 and CX-5 with another crossover
The Karoq might have lost its predecessor’s personality, but on every other front it’s a better car than the one it replaces
It's taken Volkswagen a surprising amount of time to get here, but finally we have a Golf Estate that's up with the best.
A fantastic looking car with a myriad of drivetrain options. Shame the Skoda Octavia exists
The Eclipse Cross is a striking and mostly successful Qashqai rival
Great-looking, great to drive new Volvo should be a fine car to own.
Facelifted Sportage gains mild hybrid diesel tech, but it’s not enough to radically alter the class landscape
Buy it for the looks and lifestyle, then put up with the flaws. Likeable, but irrational
Jeep’s tough-look new Renegade brings much-needed brand kudos.
Cheap, but doesn't always feel it. The Korando is coming of age