2017 CHEVROLET CRUZE LT HATCHBACK FIRST TEST: SPORTING COMFORT

2017 Chevrolet Cruze hatchback (LT) RS BASE PRICE $22,115 PRICE AS TESTED $22,965 VEHICLE LAYOUT Front-engine, FWD, 5-pass, 4-door hatchback ENGINE 1.4L/153-hp/177-lb-ft turbo DOHC 16-valve I-4 TRANSMISSION 6-speed manual CURB WEIGHT (F/R DIST) 2,860 lb (61/39%) WHEELBASE 106.3 in LENGTH x WIDTH x HEIGHT 175.3 x 70.5 x 57.7 in […]

CHEVROLET CRUZE LT HATCHBACK FIRST TEST: SPORTING COMFORT 2017

2017 Chevrolet Cruze hatchback (LT) RS BASE PRICE $22,115 PRICE AS TESTED $22,965 VEHICLE LAYOUT Front-engine, FWD, 5-pass, 4-door hatchback ENGINE 1.4L/153-hp/177-lb-ft turbo DOHC 16-valve I-4 TRANSMISSION 6-speed manual CURB WEIGHT (F/R DIST) 2,860 lb (61/39%) WHEELBASE 106.3 in LENGTH x WIDTH x HEIGHT 175.3 x 70.5 x 57.7 in […]

2017 HONDA CIVIC HATCHBACK SPORT FIRST TEST

Every year, cars get more complicated. Be it under the hood or in the cabin, more gizmos keep arriving, especially if you’re willing to open your wallet. As feature saturation continues unabated, though, it’s refreshing to occasionally drive a car that’s kept things relatively simple, and the new 2017 Honda […]

Volkswagen Golf Estate 1.5 EVO 2018 UK review

What is it? This is the Volkswagen Golf for someone who looks at the regular hatchback and thinks “I could do with a bit more boot space”. The Golf Estate is, for all sakes and purposes, largely identical to its hatchback stablemate. It sits on the same MQB platform, is available with […]

Audi TT RS Coupé Long-Term Review

From £50,615 The Audi TT RS has the looks, a vociferous engine and the supercar-baiting performance, but is it too uncompromising to use as a daily driver? A look at the TT’s past A chap emailed me about the TT RS recently, and mentioned in passing that the model might […]

BMW X2 2018 review

The new BMW X2 is the German firm’s latest SUV BMW’s sporty SUV is designed to battle for honours in the premium compact crossover market. But can it match the Audi Q3, Jaguar E-Pace and Mercedes-Benz GLA? The compact crossover is similar in size to the X1 but with a […]

Mini 1499 GT 2018 review

 This is the new Mini 1499 GT From £14,6207 Based on the entry-level Mini One, the 1499 GT gains snazzy exterior decals and a sportier set-up. We find out how the limited-run special edition fares The Mini 1499 GT is a sporting model based on the current 3-door Mini, but […]