Superb family all-rounder will politely give rivals a bloody nose.
A safe way to move a family around in style.
Volvo has made something nicely distinctive here. It'd be impressive even if they'd been practicing for years
As sensible and tasty as a dry cracker. A decent enough car, perhaps one for the Freedom Pass brigade.
A properly desirable Volvo wagon - finally a decent alternative to the Germans.
As green as cars get these days, the V60 Plug-in has the best of both worlds – pace and economy.
The V60 is a sensible, safe Volvo, just as you’d expect. The estate car of choice if comfort means more to you than handling
Great-looking, great to drive new Volvo should be a fine car to own.
A credible first ever sports saloon from Kia. Interesting to look at, and huge value for money. Needs a better gearbox though.
Facelifted Sportage gains mild hybrid diesel tech, but it’s not enough to radically alter the class landscape
New Soul puts practicality to the fore, but in other areas less progress has been made.
Not quite a Discovery rival, but offers plenty of space for the cash
Goes in a different direction to the German alternatives, with convincing success.
A safe, sensible, comfortable saloon. Not a patch on the latest BMW 3-Series, though.
Everything we've come to love about new-age Volvos in a smaller size
An appliance carefully targeted at people who are uninterested in cars.
A refreshing niche that ain’t a crossover, but not as sporty as billed
A well-considered first effort from Kia: a hot hatch nicely suited to the everyday real world.
It won't trouble the cream of the three-door hatch brigade, but it's a mighty good effort, and looks fantastic.
Another string to Kia’s ever more impressive bow, the Picanto is a fun and interesting city car.
Forget the Magentis, this is a big Kia that's actually appealing. But so too is the cheaper Hyundai i40...
Kia improves things yet again. Refinement, styling and interior quality are nearly as good as anything out there. Nearly…