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Mazda CX-3
In-depth reviews

Mazda CX-3 review

The new Mazda CX-3 enters the crowded compact crossover segment with a sporty yet premium feel

Car group tests

Top 10 greatest Skoda cars ever

26 Mar, 2015

Skoda has 100 years of history behind it and to mark the arrival of the new Skoda Fabia we take a look at some of its best ever cars

Land Rover Discovery Sport - front static
In-depth reviews

Land Rover Discovery Sport review

The Land Rover Discovery Sport is an upmarket, seven-seat compact SUV replacement for the Freelander

Lexus RC F front
Road tests

Lexus RC F review

6 Mar, 2015

Verdict as BMW M4-rivalling Lexus RC F coupe hits UK roads

Mercedes-AMG C63 S - cornering
Road tests

Mercedes-AMG C 63 S 2015 review

1 Mar, 2015

Behind the wheel of storming new 503bhp V8 version of the C-Class that can still blend into the background

Mercedes C-Class C450 AMG Sport front
Road tests

Mercedes C 450 AMG Sport 2015 review

28 Feb, 2015

Thrilling Mercedes C 450 AMG Sport Estate gives a taste of full-fat AMG model

Mercedes-AMG C63 S - front cornering
In-depth reviews

Mercedes-AMG C63 review

The mighty Mercedes-AMG C63 blends exhilarating performance with quality in a usable everyday package

2014 Porsche Cayman front
In-depth reviews

Porsche Cayman review

The Porsche Cayman is faster, more agile, and cheaper to run than before, and it's one of the best sports cars available

Hyundai Genesis UK 2015 front
Road tests

Hyundai Genesis UK 2015 review

14 Feb, 2015

The Hyundai Genesis executive saloon is very ambitious - can it really match the Germans?

VW Jetta TDI - front cornering
In-depth reviews

Volkswagen Jetta review

The Golf-based Volkswagen Jetta saloon is practical and economical, but it's getting on a bit now

Vauxhall Insignia head on
In-depth reviews

Vauxhall Insignia review

The Vauxhall Insignia hatchback offers plenty of style and comfort to rival the Ford Mondeo

Skoda Fabia 1.0 SE 2015 front
Road tests

Skoda Fabia 1.0 SE 2015 review

16 Jan, 2015

Verdict on UK Skoda Fabia with three-cylinder 1.0-litre petrol engine

Long-term tests

Long-term test review: Volkswagen Golf GTI

13 Jan, 2015

As winter starts to bite, our VW Golf GTI hot hatch is ready for anything

Audi A6

Best company cars 2015

11 Dec, 2014

Buying a company car? Our comprehensive guide to the best company cars 2015 has the most tax-friendly car for your budget

Vauxhall Adam 1.0 Turbo - front tracking
Road tests

Vauxhall Adam 1.0 Turbo 2015 review

6 Dec, 2014

Three-cyl turbo is a perfect fit for stylish Vauxhall Adam supermini

MINI range

How many MINIs? The MINI range reviewed

28 Nov, 2014

Know your Roadster from your Paceman? Navigating today's 7-model MINI line-up isn't easy but here's everything you need to make your pick

Mercedes E-Class front tracking
In-depth reviews

Mercedes E-Class review

The Mercedes E-Class is gettign on a bit now, but still offers plenty of refinement and luxury

Vauxhall Corsa front cornering
In-depth reviews

Vauxhall Corsa review (2006 - 2014)

The Vauxhall Corsa looks the part, but falls behind rivals like the Ford Fiesta for dynamics and efficiency

Audi A4 Ultra front tracking
Road tests

Audi A4 Ultra review

14 Aug, 2014

Efficient Audi A4 Ultra saloon doesn’t match up to rest of eco range

Vauxhall Astra BiTurbo front view
In-depth reviews

Vauxhall Astra review

Can the Vauxhall Astra hold its own in the competitive family hatch segment with good looks and a classy cabin?

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