BMW’s smallest SUV gets the M treatment — creating the 296bhp X1 M35i

BMW’s smallest SUV has been revealed in potent new M guise.
2022 Nissan Qashqai e-Power

9 best family cars for £200-£400 per month

Family car buyers are spoiled for choice when it comes to getting behind the wheel for £200-£400 per month.
2023 BMW iX1

BMW X1 and iX1 review

BMW’s new X1 goes straight to the top of its class, especially in electric form.
2023 BMW iX1 and X1

New BMW X1 revealed

The third-generation BMW X1 has been revealed, with updated looks, more space inside and a pure-electric version called the iX1.
The Motor Awards 2019: Vote for your Best Small SUV/Crossover of the Year

Motor Awards: Best Small SUV / Crossover nominees

Voting is open in The Sunday Times Motor Awards 2018. Here is a rundown of the Best Small SUV/Crossover of the Year contenders.
SUV buying guide: hybrid Lexus NX300h vs petrol Volvo XC40 T5 vs diesel BMW X1 25d

SUV Triple Test: Hybrid vs petrol vs diesel

Drivers have fallen under the spell of the SUV. They are the Amazon and Netflix of our times, offering motorists everything they want...
BMW to 'finally' recall 312,000 cars in UK over electrical glitch that risks lives

BMW to recall 312,000 cars over electrical glitch

BMW has confirmed it is to recall an extra 312,000 cars in Britain over a "potentially fatal" electrical fault that can cause cars to...
Jeremy Clarkson's Stinkers: his 10 worst cars of the past year

Jeremy Clarkson's Stinkers 2015/16

Last week our critic revealed his favourite cars of the year. But for every top trump there has been a turkey...
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The Clarkson review: 2016 BMW X1 xDrive25d

John Terry is the lion-hearted soul and backbone of Chelsea football club. If he leaves at the end of the season, as has been reported...
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First Drive review: BMW X1 (2015)

When the original X1 was launched, in 2009, BMW had an ugly duckling on its hands. A mishmash of hatchback and SUV, the car looked so gawky that mums…
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What value-for-money 4WD can I buy for £20,000?

Q. I wanted to replace my Suzuki SX4 automatic with another, but to my surprise Suzuki no longer offers an automatic gearbox. What similar car can...
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The Emma Smith review: Compact SUVs

According to their brochures, these SUVs combine the best qualities of a lively hatchback with the most desirable elements of a practical and sturdy...
BMW X1 Mk1 (2009-2015)

BMW X1 Mk 1 review (2009-2015)

The X1 is BMW’s smallest crossover, and an alternative to Land Rover’s Evoque and Audi’s Q3.