Not a marketing exercise but an awesome machine.
Citroen's Fiat Panda - character over driving thrills, but none the worse for that.
Not as cheap as you’d expect, but still one of the best hot hatches on sale.
It defines this sector and should be its default buy. You simply can’t go wrong.
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.
The e-Golf is an EV that works for most of us, most of the time. A truly convincing electric car.
Overlook the fact it’s so good that it’s almost joyless: the latest Golf GTI is very desirable indeed.
After a classy cabrio but don't have Audi-like cash? Try this. GTI expensive but worth it; R perhaps not
A great little coupe that looks and feels sharper than ever
MPV sales are down, but the stylish Scenic has every chance of reversing the trend.
Well thought out, versatile and thoroughly decent family estate. The weeniest bit boring
Solid, gimmick-free all-rounder that’s slightly less good at everything than a Golf, but cheaper for it.
The 2008 is a proper little mashup, which just about works.
Buy without regret: the 3 drives as well as it looks. Very nicely balanced indeed.
Not quite as convincing as the larger S-Max, but it's now not all that far off.
Mazda’s new 3 family hatch: low on excitement, high on quiet satisfaction
Facelifted Audi Roadster features revised engines, tweaked visuals – and very little amusement
Every Lexus trait wrapped up in a tight 3 Series sized package. Superb design, forgettable to drive, probably quite nice to own.
Ford has gone to work on the updated EcoSport, dragging it from a blot on its record to a class contender
New Soul puts practicality to the fore, but in other areas less progress has been made.
While still a comfy, useful hatchback, the C4 Cactus's move mainstream has taken away its class hero status
The Kia Cee'd is the car that lobs the paving slab of reality into the windscreen of preconception. It might be a straight clone of a Toyota/Ford/VW hatch, but it’s a damn good one.