Great-looking, great to drive new Volvo should be a fine car to own.
The B-Class is now a genuine contender – if an expensive one – in the family hatch sector.
Mazda’s new 3 family hatch: low on excitement, high on quiet satisfaction
Buy without regret: the 3 drives as well as it looks. Very nicely balanced indeed.
The Astra re-thought. It works at providing what real people really want.
Solid, gimmick-free all-rounder that’s slightly less good at everything than a Golf, but cheaper for it.
Kia improves things yet again. Refinement, styling and interior quality are nearly as good as anything out there. Nearly…
The Corolla is back, looking better than ever, but still short on fun
It won't trouble the cream of the three-door hatch brigade, but it's a mighty good effort, and looks fantastic.
A beautiful, entertaining and fundamentally different hatch.
Neither revolutionary in style nor the most exciting to drive, but a very mature car
New Soul puts practicality to the fore, but in other areas less progress has been made.
Suffers from exactly the same flaw as every other Infiniti – the only reason you’d buy one is because it’s rare-groove different. Not necessarily better.
A perfectly able family hatchback that brings absolutely nothing new to the sector. Why, Nissan?