The best cars for avoiding road tax, or VED


Every driver knows how expensive it can be to run a car, even before paying costly annual road tax. And since April’s changes to car tax,
10 family cars that make life easier for parents

10 family cars that make life easier for parents


If you have assorted children and piles of paraphernalia to ferry about, which cars are up to the job? We pick 10 fun and practical models that make...
Kia Soul EV review

First Drive review: Kia Soul EV (2015)


The electric Soul shows how far battery technology has come since the tin cans of 2008. Pity about the price...
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News: Fiat 500X


Fiat's 500 has been such a hit that — aside from the Panda — the company’s strategy now is to give every new car bug eyes and a 500 badge.
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SUVs for the school run, farmyard, city and luxury...


It started as a farmer’s car. Now the SUV comes in a bewildering variety of forms and is the fastest-growing category on the market. So if you want...
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Buying guide: 10 cars for superboomers


ON THE high streets and the internet, in the art galleries and the mountains earnest young clipboard holders have identified a new species of consumer...
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Car clinic: What small, five-door hatch with a long...


My husband and I want to buy a small, five-door hatchback for less than £10,000. What are the best options?
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The Clarkson review: Kia Soul (2014)


Jeremy looks underneath the Kia Soul's stripy jumper to find a very reliable car
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Kia Soul Mk 2 review (2014-on)


The Soul is an attempt to make sensible family transport a little less dull, mainly by being styled to look as if it’s just left a car tuning workshop...
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Kia Soul review (2009-2013)


Here is a mini-MPV that is shorter than a Ford Focus but manages to seat five proper-sized adults. Provided, of course, that you can live with its...
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First drive review: Kia Soul 1.6 CRDi (2014-on)


Giles Smith's first drive review: Kia Soul 1.6 CRDi (2014)