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BMW M2 vs BMW M3 CSL: 2023 twin test review
BMW M2 vs M3 CSL - M3 chasing M2
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BMW M2 vs BMW M3 CSL: 2023 twin test review

M Division’s latest creation goes head-to-head with one of its greatest hits to see how 20 years of progress have shaped its performance coupes
1 Jul 2023
Honda Jazz vs Toyota Yaris Cross: 2023 twin test review
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Honda Jazz vs Toyota Yaris Cross: 2023 twin test review

The updated Honda Jazz now comes in Sport guise. Is it any more fun than the Toyota Yaris Cross GR Sport?
29 Jun 2023
Mercedes A-Class vs DS 4: 2023 twin test review
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Mercedes A-Class vs DS 4: 2023 twin test review

The Mercedes A-Class is the definition of a premium hatchback – can the DS 4 deliver a fresh alternative?
24 Jun 2023
Skoda Karoq vs Volkswagen T-Roc: 2023 twin test review
Skoda Karoq and Volkswagen T-Roc - face-to-face static
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Skoda Karoq vs Volkswagen T-Roc: 2023 twin test review

SUV-styled models are all the rage, but is the Karoq or T-Roc tops?
21 Jun 2023
Volkswagen Golf vs Skoda Octavia: 2023 twin test review
Volkswagen Golf and Skoda Octavia - side tracking right
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Volkswagen Golf vs Skoda Octavia: 2023 twin test review

VW’s Golf is the family car benchmark, while the Octavia wins the space race. Which is the best, though?
19 Jun 2023
Skoda Enyaq Coupe iV vs Volkswagen ID.5: 2023 twin test review
Skoda Enyaq iV and Volkswagen ID.5 - face-to-face
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Skoda Enyaq Coupe iV vs Volkswagen ID.5: 2023 twin test review

These swoopy coupe-SUVs both use full-electric drivetrains, but which do we prefer?
17 Jun 2023
Skoda Fabia vs Volkswagen Polo: 2023 twin test review
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Skoda Fabia vs Volkswagen Polo: 2023 twin test review

Both these superminis pack great refinement, space and tech into a solid package – but which is best?
15 Jun 2023
Ford Focus ST Track Pack vs Hyundai i30 N: 2023 twin test review
Ford Focus ST Track Pack vs Hyundai i10 - front tracking
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Ford Focus ST Track Pack vs Hyundai i30 N: 2023 twin test review

The Track Pack version of the Focus is the latest fast Ford. We put it through its paces against Hyundai’s i30 N hot hatch
10 Jun 2023
Vauxhall Grandland vs Kia Sportage 2023: twin test review
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Vauxhall Grandland vs Kia Sportage 2023: twin test review

Vauxhall has tweaked the Grandland to provide a stronger rival to the big-selling Kia Sportage. We find out if it has succeeded
3 Jun 2023
Lexus RZ vs Tesla Model Y: 2023 twin test review
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Lexus RZ vs Tesla Model Y: 2023 twin test review

The big-selling Tesla Model Y is the car to beat in the premium electric SUV class. Can the new Lexus RZ do it?
27 May 2023
BYD Atto 3 vs Kia Niro EV 3: 2023 twin test review
BYD Atto 3 and Kia Niro EV - front tracking
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BYD Atto 3 vs Kia Niro EV 3: 2023 twin test review

The BYD Atto 3 is the first of a new wave of Chinese EVs - can it beat the already established Kia Niro?
20 May 2023
Audi Q8 e-tron vs Genesis Electrified GV70: 2023 twin test review
Audi Q8 e-tron and Genesis Electrified GV70 - front tracking
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Audi Q8 e-tron vs Genesis Electrified GV70: 2023 twin test review

Audi’s Q8 e-tron gets an update and a new name – but is that enough to beat the Genesis Electrified GV70?
13 May 2023
Mercedes EQE vs Genesis Electrified G80: 2023 twin test review
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Mercedes EQE vs Genesis Electrified G80: 2023 twin test review

Smooth, refined electric executive saloons from Mercedes and Genesis battle it out
29 Apr 2023
Toyota Corolla vs Honda Civic vs Kia Ceed: 2023 group test review
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Toyota Corolla vs Honda Civic vs Kia Ceed: 2023 group test review

The updated Toyota Corolla takes on the Honda Civic and Kia Ceed in a three-way hatchback clash
22 Apr 2023
BMW iX1 vs Volvo C40: 2023 twin test review
Volvo C40 and BMW iX1 - front tracking
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BMW iX1 vs Volvo C40: 2023 twin test review

Small electric SUVs offer a fine mix of efficiency and desirable looks. Is the BMW iX1 a better option than the Volvo C40?
15 Apr 2023
Nissan X-Trail vs Kia Sorento: 2023 twin test
Nissan X-Trail and Kia Sorento - front tracking
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Nissan X-Trail vs Kia Sorento: 2023 twin test

Nissan’s latest X-Trail aims to be the perfect solution for families who need a seven-seat SUV. We pitch it against the Kia Sorento
8 Apr 2023
Peugeot 408 vs Cupra Formentor: 2023 twin test review
Cupra Formentor and Peugeot 408 - front tracking
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Peugeot 408 vs Cupra Formentor: 2023 twin test review

The swoopy new Peugeot 408 locks horns with Cupra's Formentor crossover
1 Apr 2023
Volkswagen ID. Buzz vs Tesla Model Y: 2023 twin test review
Tesla Model Y chasing Volkswagen ID.Buzz
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Volkswagen ID. Buzz vs Tesla Model Y: 2023 twin test review

Volkswagen’s ID. Buzz takes electric family-car desirability to a new level – but can it beat the Tesla Model Y?
25 Mar 2023
Honda Civic Type R vs Volkswagen Golf R 20 Years: 2023 twin test review
Honda Civic Type R and Volkswagen Golf R 20 Years - front tracking
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Honda Civic Type R vs Volkswagen Golf R 20 Years: 2023 twin test review

New Honda Civic Type R locks horns with most powerful VW Golf R ever for bragging rights
18 Mar 2023
BMW M3 Touring vs Jaguar F-Pace SVR: 2023 twin test review
BMW M3 Touring and Jaguar F-Pace SVR - front tracking
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BMW M3 Touring vs Jaguar F-Pace SVR: 2023 twin test review

The BMW M3 Touring offers a new take on the fast family wagon. But is a Jaguar F-Pace SVR actually a better bet?
11 Mar 2023
Mercedes-AMG SL 55 vs BMW M850i: 2023 twin test review
Mercedes-AMG SL 55 and BMW M850i - front tracking
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Mercedes-AMG SL 55 vs BMW M850i: 2023 twin test review

Mercedes has let AMG loose on the latest SL. We put it to the test against BMW’s M850i Convertible
4 Mar 2023
Porsche Macan T vs BMW M135i: 2023 twin test review
BMW M135i and Porsche Macan T - front tracking
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Porsche Macan T vs BMW M135i: 2023 twin test review

Can a performance SUV compete with a four-wheel-drive hot hatch for driving fun? We find out, courtesy of Porsche and BMW
27 Feb 2023
Dacia Sandero vs Citroen C3: 2023 twin test review
Dacia Sandero vs Citroen C3 2023 twin test review
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Dacia Sandero vs Citroen C3: 2023 twin test review

We line up superminis from Dacia and Citroen in our head-to-head road test to find the best-value option
20 Feb 2023
Subaru Solterra vs Skoda Enyaq: 2023 twin test review
Skoda Enyaq and Subaru Solterra - front tracking
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Subaru Solterra vs Skoda Enyaq: 2023 twin test review

The Solterra marks Subaru’s first step into electrification. Can it beat the Skoda Enyaq?
11 Feb 2023
Cupra Leon vs BMW 118i vs Mazda 3: 2023 group test review
Cupra Leon, BMW 118i and Mazda 3 - front static
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Cupra Leon vs BMW 118i vs Mazda 3: 2023 group test review

They’re not hot hatches, but these three models from Cupra, BMW and Mazda still have sporty pretensions
4 Feb 2023
Alfa Romeo Tonale vs Volvo XC40: 2023 twin test review
Alfa Romeo Tonale and Volvo XC40 - front tracking
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Alfa Romeo Tonale vs Volvo XC40: 2023 twin test review

The new Alfa Romeo Tonale is seen as yet another relaunch for the Italian firm - does it have the measure of the Volvo XC40?
28 Jan 2023
Ora Funky Cat vs MG4: 2023 twin test review
Ora Funky Cat and MG4 - front tracking
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Ora Funky Cat vs MG4: 2023 twin test review

The GWM Ora Funky Cat blends electric drive and stand-out style in a value package. Can it beat the MG4?
21 Jan 2023
Toyota GR86 vs BMW 230i: 2023 twin test review
Toyota GR86 and BMW 230i - front tracking
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Toyota GR86 vs BMW 230i: 2023 twin test review

Rear-wheel-drive coupes go head to head as the new Toyota GR86 takes on the two-door BMW 230i
15 Jan 2023
The best long-term car tests 2022
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The best long-term car tests 2022

These are our favourite long-term cars from the past year
30 Dec 2022
Ultimate Renault 5 group test review: Turbo, GT Turbo, Alpine, Campus, Extra, all head-to-head
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Ultimate Renault 5 group test review: Turbo, GT Turbo, Alpine, Campus, Extra, all head-to-head

On its 50th anniversary, we celebrate the arrival, trajectory and future promise of the Renault 5
30 Dec 2022
Best car group tests 2022: our most memorable head-to-heads
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Best car group tests 2022: our most memorable head-to-heads

We've pitted many cars against each other over the past year, and these are our favourite battles
29 Dec 2022
Audi RS and performance mega test: historic Audi sports cars head-to-head
Collection of classic and modern Audis
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Audi RS and performance mega test: historic Audi sports cars head-to-head

We drive some of the greatest Audis of all time to see how the brand has developed over the years
23 Dec 2022
Range Rover Sport vs Audi Q7: 2022 twin test review
Range Rover Sport and Audi Q7 - front tracking
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Range Rover Sport vs Audi Q7: 2022 twin test review

All-new Range Rover Sport meets Audi rival in a premium SUV rematch
10 Dec 2022
BMW X1 vs Audi Q3: 2022 twin test review
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BMW X1 vs Audi Q3: 2022 twin test review

There’s an all-new BMW X1 in dealers – does it have the talent to see off the current Audi Q3?
3 Dec 2022
Honda Civic vs Toyota Corolla vs Vauxhall Astra: 2022 group test review
Honda Civic, Toyota Corolla and Vauxhall Astra - static
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Honda Civic vs Toyota Corolla vs Vauxhall Astra: 2022 group test review

With plenty of heritage behind it, can the new Honda Civic show these rivals how it’s done?
26 Nov 2022
Peugeot 308 SW vs Skoda Octavia Estate: 2022 twin test review
Peugeot 308 SW vs Skoda Octavia Estate - tracking
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Peugeot 308 SW vs Skoda Octavia Estate: 2022 twin test review

The new Peugeot 308 SW injects some style into the compact estate car class, but is it also a better load-lugger than the Skoda Octavia?
19 Nov 2022