The Mini is an excellent hatch, but does it have to be so grown up?
Colourful character in a muted part of the market
The Megane RS has a newfound maturity. Better for tackling the Golf GTI, worse for tackling your local trackday
A credible first ever sports saloon from Kia. Interesting to look at, and huge value for money. Needs a better gearbox though.
Connectivity and interior layout takes priority over how it drives. For some, that'll be perfect