A job well done. The Golf is better, but not by much.
Not as cheap as you’d expect, but still one of the best hot hatches on sale.
Good looking, spacious and well equipped, but it’s missing on that oh-so-important ‘buy-me’ factor...
The Megane RS has a newfound maturity. Better for tackling the Golf GTI, worse for tackling your local trackday
Peugeot’s back on form, though it’s a GTI in an R/RS world and it struggles to engage.
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
Seat’s strongest car in a long time, the Leon is now a Golf-baiting player.