Category : Road Tests
Plug-in hybrid 3 Series is high on driver appeal, but suits a very specific user. Alex Grant explains.
Can Skoda’s new large SUV give the brand yet another opportunity in fleet? By Steve Moody.
The X-Trail’s high-power diesel isn’t just an option for caravaners, explains Alex Grant.
Cute and clever, the Ignis plays perfectly to Suzuki’s strengths, says Alex Grant.
Maserati adds an SUV for broader appeal, but it’ll always be a bit-part player, says Kyle Fortune.
It’s appealing, but the off-piste Passat isn’t short of equally tempting user-chooser options, explains Alex Grant.
Insurgent luxury brand Tesla can only widen its appeal with an electric SUV, reckons Alex Grant.
The 5 Series isn’t short of rivals, but it’s still setting the standard, says Alex Grant.
The Golf aims to lure buyers back to the brand after recent controversies. By Julian Kirk.
Taking away four-wheel drive adds fleet appeal to VW’s mid-size SUV, says Julian Kirk.
Volkswagen’s cute-but-functional city car gets a turbocharged power lift, but can it finally satisfy those wanting a junior hot hatch? Alex Grant finds out.
The ultra-sensible Polo gets a kicking bassline with an audio upgrade from Beats. By Alex Grant.
Don’t be fooled its cute styling; the Renegade is every bit a Jeep, says Alex Grant.
Can the brand’s flagship SUV offer a more versatile S-Class alternative? Alex Grant finds out.
A clever, and potent, new engine option turns the Ibiza into an efficient warm hatch, explains Alex Grant.
Julian Kirk is impressed by the downsized petrol engine in this entry-level A4.
Volkswagen marks 40 years of the GTI with the best car that’s ever worn the badge, says Alex Grant.
Volkswagen’s prosaic seven-seater gets an added dose of car park appeal. By Julian Kirk
Forget the tiny engine, this car makes a big impression. By Julian Kirk.
A compact executive two-door with ideas far above its price bracket, says Alex Grant.
Familiar C-Class components in a fashionable SUV body; the GLC can’t lose, reckons Alex Grant.
Fiat’s chic roadster is the perfect retro stablemate for the 500, reckons Alex Grant.
The Giulia is good value, but it’s showing its age in a fiercely competitive segment, reckons Alex Grant.
Kia’s first plug-in hybrid is certainly capable, but it’s in a tough class. Alex Grant explains.
Can tough new styling help the S-Cross achieve its fleet potential? Alex Grant finds out.
More power and equipment for the second generation Mokka X, says Dan Gilkes.
Renault’s pioneering MPV is back among the best in its class, reckons Alex Grant.
Impressive refinement from the new diesels and great to drive, reckons John Kendall.