The Clarkson Review: 2017 Honda Civic Type R


Fifteen years ago, when it became obvious economies of scale would cause all the small car makers to be swallowed up by the giants...
Jeremy Clarkson review of the 2017 Vauxhall Insignia Grand Sport

The Clarkson Review: Vauxhall Insignia Grand Sport


I remember it so vividly. I was seven years old and my dad had just announced over our evening bowl of tripe and onions that the next day he’d...
Skoda Octavia review (2017-on)

Skoda Octavia review (2017 on)


It's tempting to describe the Skoda Octavia as the no-frills version of the mid-size hatchback. Like a loaf of white sliced bread
First Drive review: 2017 Honda Civic Mk 10

First Drive review: 2017 Honda Civic


Honda is an extraordinary motor manufacturer in many ways, not least because it makes cars that are both incredibly radical and unbelievably blan
Kia Niro review (2016-on)

Kia Niro review (2016 on)


As cars increasingly become much of a muchness, and the process of driving is surrendered to computers, we can expect more cars like the Kia Niro
Citroën C3 Mk 3 review (2016-on)

Citroën C3 Mk 3 review (2016-on)


To be a car designer must be a curious thing. Training no doubt involves designs for dull and functional production-friendly models...
The Clarkson Review: 2016 Honda Civic Type R

The Clarkson Review: 2016 Honda Civic Type R


In one of the Grand Tour television programmes I have a bit of a rant, saying that the world’s car makers have shifted into neutral...
First Drive review: 2017 Citroën C3 Touch PureTech 82

First Drive review: 2017 Citroën C3


A video camera with a car attached captures Giles Smith’s attention...
2016 Toyota Prius Mk 4 review

Toyota Prius Mk 4 review (2016 on)


Toyota didn’t make the first hybrid car but it is the first company you think of when it comes to combustion engine-electric alchemy...
First Drive review: 2016 Fiat Tipo Hatchback

First Drive review: 2016 Fiat Tipo Hatchback


Given the spectacularly powerful grip that the Fiat 500 has on our imaginations and on our roads — and given how there are certain parts of...
2017 VW Golf GTI gets facelift, more power and tech upgrades

2017 VW Golf gets facelift and tech upgrades


If you can chart changes in consumer demand through the Volkswagen Golf, which was introduced in 1974, then the latest model appears destined
The Clarkson Review: 2016 Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport Edition 40

The Clarkson Review: VW Golf GTI Clubsport


My television colleagues and I had to visit Whitby recently, which meant there was a debate in the office about how we’d get to North Yorkshire...
The Dom Joly review: 2016 Renault Mégane GT

The Dom Joly review: 2016 Renault Mégane GT


The Renault Mégane GT hot hatch came with a boast