The most exciting cars of 2020, as reviewed by Driving.co.uk


Last year was one marked by boredom, with large swathes spent indoors thanks to the coronavirus pandemic.

Green Hell & high water: Monteiro races N24 (vid)


Jeremy Hart was in the Honda Racing pit garage at the fearsome Nürburging 24 Hours to capture ex-F1 driver Tiago Monteiro's race on film.
2020 Honda Civic Type R review

2020 Honda Civic Type R review


The truth is, Honda didn’t have a whole lot to improve when it came to the Civic Type R, the current generation of which hit roads in 2017.
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Honda: now is the right time to embrace electric c


Why has Honda been so slow to embrace battery electric cars? The Japanese brand reveals why now is the right time for it to plug in.

Honda Civic Type R turned into rally raid monster


Honda has shown off the "oveRland", a rally-raid version of its Civic Type R hot hatch.
2019 BTCC preview: the cars, drivers, teams and calendar

2019 BTCC preview: the drivers, teams and calendar


The 2019 British Touring Car Championship kicks off at Brands Hatch on April 6-7, and it looks to be a cracking series.
Hot hatch drag race: Audi RS 3, Mercedes-AMG A45, VW Golf R, Honda Civic Type R and Ford Focus RS

Video: Ultimate hot hatch drag race


Hot hatches aren't all about straight line speed but in a competitive market, knowing you've got the the top dog when it comes to power delivery,
Hot hatch battle: Focus RS vs Civic Type R vs M140i vs RS 3 vs Golf R vs AMG A45

Hot hatch showdown: six new models do battle


How hot do you like your hot hatchback? Fast and furious or brisk and civilised? And what should it look like? Would you prefer it to be as discr
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Hot metal: star cars of the 2017 Geneva motor show


For drivers, the glitz and glamour of the Geneva motor show is hard to ignore. Some of the year's most exciting and significant new cars make the
Me and My Motor: Ricky Wilson, The Kaiser Chiefs’ singer on his love of riotous revs

Me and My Motor: Ricky Wilson


Ricky Wilson, lead singer with Kaiser Chiefs, is no fan of name-dropping, but can’t resist mentioning he’s “sort of” become mates with the...
Dog umbrella: Best April Fools jokes by car companies

Ha ha cars: the best April Fools jokes from car companies


Car companies like April Fools, as it's a chance to let down their hair and shake off corporate guidelines. So here are this years humorous indulgences...
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Top 100 Cars 2016: Top 5 Hot Hatches


The Sunday Times Driving presents the five best hot hatches of 2016, featuring Volkswagen, Honda, Peugeot, Mini and Ford.
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2015 Honda Civic Type R vs Ford Focus ST, VW Golf R...


There has surely never been a better time to buy a high-performance small car – better known as a hot hatch. If you owned a Peugeot 205 GTI or a...