The Motor Awards 2018: Vote for your best city car / small car of the year


Voting is open in The Sunday Times Motor Awards 2018. Here is a rundown of the City/Small Car of the Year presented by Virgin Radio contenders.
Reader Letters: touchscreen distraction, MoT emissions, stop start, no-parking signs and small car syndrome

Reader Letters: touchscreen distraction, emissions


Richard Porter’s review of the Volvo XC40 refers to the dangers of operating a touchscreen while driving. This is as dangerous as texting...
Ford Fiesta review (2017 on)

Ford Fiesta review (2017 on)


The Ford Fiesta is like a two-up, two-down: the backbone of Britain, suiting people from all walks of life
New 2017 Renault Clio pricing, details and pictures

Modest makeover for France's popular Renault Clio supermini


Coming from one of the most opinionated nations on earth, the facelift of the Renault Clio, one of France’s most enduring cars, seems as subtle...
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Test your knowledge: What cult Japanese cars are famed...


With its bonsai trees and capsule hotels, Japan may seem to love the miniature. And there's one other example of Japan's obsession with downsizing:...
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News: Lexus may take on Mini with LF-SA small car


Small cars are big business. Of the 10 bestselling cars in Britain last year four were tiddlers, which no doubt explains why Lexus, Toyota's premium...
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Top 100 Cars 2014: Top 10 City Cars


It's no longer sufficient for a city car simply to be small enough to park in the tightest space, have the boot space for a supermarket shop and boast...
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Top 100 Cars 2014: Top 10 Superminis


Superminis rock. Drive a really good one and you may find yourself considering anything bigger or more expensive as pointlessly profligate. They weren’t...
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News: Hyundai reveals new i20 small car


Superminis are one of the most popular types of car with British drivers. Three new models will go on sale early next year - the Hyundai i20, Mazda...
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News: Smart reveals the 2015 Fortwo city car


Are you getting fed up with so-called city cars that are barely able to squeeze into a parking bay? Perhaps the time has come to consider the Smart...
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News: First pictures and details of 2015 Vauxhall Corsa


Vauxhall says its new Corsa will combine the best elements of the Ford Fiesta and VW Polo. We'll see...
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Your used car buying problems solved


What’s the safest supermini I could buy for my daughter? The car should also be practical, stylish enough that she won’t refuse to drive it