The new ‘reasonably priced’ Kia Ceed grows up for 2018

The Kia Ceed is best known for being the car that countless celebrities crashed, crunched the gears of and peeled the tyres off — sometimes...
Toyota Auris hybrid Pre-Crash Safety System sensors in cold weather

Extended test: 2017 Toyota Auris Hybrid Touring

The winter weather is playing havoc with the Toyota's camera and laser which are needed for semi-autonomous safety features
X factor: prices and on-sale date of BMW's X2 small SUV

X factor: is BMW's X2 small SUV a winner?

Has BMW's new baby SUV got the X factor? The German car maker has revealed the new X2, its smallest SUV to date, as it seeks to grab a greater sh
Extended test 2017: Will Dron, Audi A4 Avant

Extended test: 2017 Audi A4 Avant 3.0 V6 TDI

The Audi A4 Avant could be viewed as the posh choice for family car buyers. Its German roots, plush spec and interior and premium price suggest t
Nissan Qashqai review (2017 on)

Nissan Qashqai review (2017 on)

Nissan pioneered the Qashqai 10 years ago, reasoning that people were tired of the dreary saloons and hatchbacks that were popular in the '90s...
Extended test 2017: James Mills, Renault Grand Scenic

Extended test: 2017 Renault Grand Scenic 130 dCi

People carrier cars are no longer fashionable. At least, that’s what the sales figures suggest. Increasingly, people in need of a family car choo
Extended test 2017: Nick Rufford, Honda CR-V

Extended test: 2017 Honda CR-V

The Honda CR-V is a popular sight on British roads, slowly but surely adding to the number of SUVs filling car parks at schools, supermarkets and
New Citroën C3 Aircross and Hyundai Kona to take on Nissan Juke SUV

New Citroën C3 Aircross and Hyundai Kona

They look like a cross-country running shoe and promise to take drivers off the beaten track, and with affordable prices and good fuel economy, i
Yeti vanishes into thin air as Skoda launches new Karoq SUV

Yeti melts away as Skoda launches Karoq SUV

Its name sounded like a joke but the Yeti was no laughing matter for Skoda. The distinctive SUV proved a smash hit with drivers, selling over 600
First Drive review: 2017 Volvo XC60

First Drive review: 2017 Volvo XC60

It’s good to know Volvo hasn’t weakened its focus on safety after all these years. The Swedish car maker became known for it preoccupation
Extended test 2017: James Mills, Nick Rufford and Will Dron drive Renault Grand Scenic, Honda CR-V and Audi A4 Avant

Family car showdown: estate v SUV v MPV

Short of constructing a giant play centre inside a double-deck luxury coach, what makes for the perfect family car? It’s a question countless dri
The Dom Joly review: Mini Countryman Cooper SD

The Dom Joly review: Mini Countryman Cooper SD

Is there anything more British than a Mini? Well, if I’m being pedantic, then, yes, there probably is: emotional insecurity, fear of public embar
Top 10 petrol cars to buy instead of diesel

Top 10 petrol cars to buy instead of a diesel

If now is the time to switch to petrol cars, here are 10 that will give you just as much for your money as a diesel without harmful NOx emissions