Car Reviews

DS3 Performance Black Review: Bauble Burble

Car Reviews 7 Nov 20, 2017 by Andrew Evans

Hot hatchbacks are just the best. They solve literally every problem a car buyer could possibly need. Small enough to fit everywhere? Check. Boot you can use? Check. Economical engine… Read More »

FIAT Tipo SW Review: A Real Estate

Car Reviews 8 Nov 13, 2017 by Andrew Evans

Europe loves its practical cars. If it doesn’t have a vertical tailgate, good luck selling it to Europeans. A car with a top-hinged trunk lid is the number one seller… Read More »

Jeep Renegade Review: The All-American Italian SUV

Car Reviews 8 Nov 7, 2017 by Andrew Evans

Italians and Americans make some wonderful things together. From the obvious food connections, there’s great Italian-American actors like De Niro and Pacino, singers like Liza Minelli, and noted physicist Enrico… Read More »

Ford Mustang Review: Euro-Muscle

Car Reviews 10 Oct 31, 2017 by Andrew Evans

When it comes to performance cars, there’s not many names bigger than Mustang. Born out of the Pony car era of sporty coupes — a class below the monster muscle… Read More »

McLaren 570S First Drive Review: The Entry-Level Supercar

Car Reviews 7 Oct 24, 2017 by Andrew Evans

It might be one of Britain’s most famous marques, despite having a rather short history — at least when it comes to making cars. McLaren was probably best-known for its… Read More »

SsangYong Rexton First Drive Review: Korea's Land Rover

Car Reviews 5 Oct 16, 2017 by Andrew Evans

There’s so many vehicles and brands that have emerged from the need for military transport. Just look at our road test last week, of the Mercedes G-Class. Or Land Rover,… Read More »

First Drive Review: Mercedes-Benz G350d 4MATIC

Car Reviews Oct 9, 2017 by Andrew Evans

There’s no school like the old school, and you can’t get much more old school than this. Aside from the occasional Morgan or Caterham, there’s nothing on the roads today… Read More »

First Drive Review: MINI Countryman Cooper S

Car Reviews 7 Oct 2, 2017 by Andrew Evans

It’s hard to imagine a brand that has enjoyed such a renaissance and undergone such a change, while seemingly remaining the same, as MINI. The original Mini was a precision-engineered… Read More »

First Drive Review: Renault Sport Clio 220 Trophy

Car Reviews 5 Sep 25, 2017 by Andrew Evans

Ask the man in the street who the king of hot hatches is and chances are you’ll get a whole different bunch of answers. One name that will come up… Read More »

First Drive Review: Kia pro_cee'd GT

Car Reviews 13 Sep 18, 2017 by Andrew Evans

Upon reviewing the VW Scirocco last week, we said that it’s one of the most forgotten cars of its type. While still true, this week’s car is Korea’s version of… Read More »

First Drive Review: Volkswagen Scirocco GTS

Car Reviews 9 Sep 11, 2017 by Andrew Evans

When it comes to small coupes, there’s few as popular but forgotten as the Scirocco. Volkswagen first introduced it over 40 years ago, and though there was a 16-year gap… Read More »

First Drive Review: Honda Civic

Car Reviews 5 Sep 4, 2017 by Andrew Evans

There’s few model nameplates quite as enduring as the Honda Civic. In fact the first car ever made was a Honda Civic. Okay, we made that up, but it has… Read More »

First Drive Review: Dacia Sandero

Car Reviews 23 Aug 28, 2017 by Andrew Evans

The global financial crisis in 2008 focused many people’s minds on value for money and no-frills products. But can no-frills motoring be a thing? We’ve been out and about in… Read More »

First Drive: Infiniti Q60 V6

Car Reviews 6 Aug 21, 2017 by Andrew Evans

After a tricky start to life in Europe, Infiniti has been coming on leaps and bounds lately. The Q30 hatch and QX30 crossover have given it some mass market appeal,… Read More »

First Drive Review: Tesla Model X 100D

Car Reviews 9 Aug 14, 2017 by Andrew Evans

While other manufacturers are turning to electrification in droves, the brand that started it all off in earnest was Tesla. It’s still the only name most people think of when… Read More »

First Drive Review: Audi R8 V10 Plus

Car Reviews 2 Aug 7, 2017 by Andrew Evans

Scroll back to 20 years ago and the concept of a supercar coming from anywhere other than a niche manufacturer from Italy or maybe the UK was ridiculous. Audi clearly… Read More »

First Drive Review: Kia Sorento KX-4

Car Reviews 1 Jul 31, 2017 by Andrew Evans

As the Kia brand has been changing direction for a more European ethos, one car stands apart. The Sorento SUV has a distinctly more American flavor, and we’ve been driving… Read More »

First Drive Review: Mazda MX-5 RF

Car Reviews 12 Jul 24, 2017 by Andrew Evans

Is an MX-5 still an MX-5 when you put a roof on it? We’ve been finding out.