Family hatchbacks

2021 Honda Civic breaks cover in new patent photos
Honda Civic
23 Oct 2020

2021 Honda Civic breaks cover in new patent photos

The next Honda Civic set to be bigger and more understated than the current model
Mercedes A-Class hatchback review
Mercedes A-Class
22 Oct 2020

Mercedes A-Class hatchback review

"Hi-tech, well built, stylish and as comfortable and luxurious as it should be: the Mercedes A-Class is a great premium hatchback"
Ford Focus hatchback review
Ford Focus
18 Oct 2020

Ford Focus hatchback review

"The latest Ford Focus hatchback fuses sporty road manners with comfort, safety and style"
Renault Megane eVision concept previews 2021 electric Megane crossover
Renault Megane
15 Oct 2020

Renault Megane eVision concept previews 2021 electric Megane crossover

New Renault Megane to launch next year capable of driving ‘from London to Newcastle’
Honda Civic hatchback review
Honda Civic
15 Oct 2020

Honda Civic hatchback review

“The latest Honda Civic is a real departure, with unique styling in the family hatchback class and lots of desirable talents”
2020 Volkswagen ID.3 hatchback: base model starts at under £30k
Volkswagen ID.3 - front 3/4 view - 2019 Frankfurt Motor Show
Volkswagen ID.3
14 Oct 2020

2020 Volkswagen ID.3 hatchback: base model starts at under £30k

The ID.3 Life model costs £29,990 after the plug-in car grant; seven trims available in total
2020 SEAT Leon: plug-in hybrid added to line-up
2020 SEAT Leon - front 3/4 view
SEAT Leon
12 Oct 2020

2020 SEAT Leon: plug-in hybrid added to line-up

New SEAT Leon e-Hybrid PHEV offers 36 miles of electric range
New Audi A3 40 TFSI e plug-in hybrid joins range
2020 Audi A3 Sportback - front 3/4 dynamic
Audi A3
30 Sep 2020

New Audi A3 40 TFSI e plug-in hybrid joins range

Audi A3 Sportback PHEV offers 41 miles of electric range; prices start from £33,060
Skoda Scala review
Skoda Scala
29 Sep 2020

Skoda Scala review

“The Skoda Scala is more practical and less expensive than the similarly sized Volkswagen Golf”
2020 Ford Puma ST performance SUV breaks cover
Ford Puma SUV
24 Sep 2020

2020 Ford Puma ST performance SUV breaks cover

New Ford Puma ST has 197bhp and sprints from 0-62mph in 6.7 seconds
Vauxhall Astra hatchback review
Vauxhall Astra
17 Sep 2020

Vauxhall Astra hatchback review

"This Vauxhall Astra is the best yet. It combines efficient engines, an enjoyable driving experience and a stylish design to make it one of the best f…
Nissan Leaf hatchback review
Nissan Leaf Best Buy cutout
Nissan Leaf
17 Sep 2020

Nissan Leaf hatchback review

“Now in its second generation, the Nissan Leaf is a clever EV with an impressive driving range, useful technology and plenty of space. It broadens the…
Toyota Yaris Hybrid review
Toyota Yaris Hybrid front 3/4 tracking
Toyota Yaris Hybrid hatchback
9 Sep 2020

Toyota Yaris Hybrid review

The Toyota Yaris Hybrid is the ideal supermini for navigating towns and suburbs
Audi A3 Sportback hatchback review
Audi A3
8 Sep 2020

Audi A3 Sportback hatchback review

"The striking Audi A3 Sportback now has the technology it needs to compete with rivals"
Top 3 used family hatchbacks for £6,000
Ford Focus hatchback
4 Sep 2020

Top 3 used family hatchbacks for £6,000

“Dear Carbuyer, I need a spacious family hatchback that’s economical. What do you recommend for a budget of £6,000?”
New Peugeot 308 aiming for 2021 launch
2021 Peugeot 308 prototype - front 3/4 static
Peugeot 308 hatchback
4 Sep 2020

New Peugeot 308 aiming for 2021 launch

Peugeot’s rival to the Ford Focus and Volkswagen Golf should get an electric version
Best family cars
Family cars
4 Sep 2020

Best family cars

Finding the perfect family car can be tough. Our top 10 rundown does the hard work for you
Nissan Leaf hatchback: old vs new
Nissan Leaf
21 Aug 2020

Nissan Leaf hatchback: old vs new

The mk1 Nissan Leaf was the world's best-selling electric car - how does the new one compare?
Renault ZOE: old vs new
Renault ZOE
5 Aug 2020

Renault ZOE: old vs new

The Renault ZOE is one of Britain's most popular EVs; how has it changed?
Skoda Scala SE Technology joins range in August
Skoda Scala
27 Jul 2020

Skoda Scala SE Technology joins range in August

Business-focused Scala SE Technology offers lots of equipment and good value for money
2020 Renault Megane facelift: prices, specs and release date
2020 Renault Megane RS Line - front 3/4 view
Renault Megane hatchback
24 Jul 2020

2020 Renault Megane facelift: prices, specs and release date

Facelifted Renault Megane brings new hybrid model, updated cabin tech and tweaked trim levels
BMW 1 Series hatchback review
BMW 1 Series
15 Jul 2020

BMW 1 Series hatchback review

"The front-wheel drive BMW 1 Series is great to drive and now has more space, making it a great all-rounder"
BMW 1 Series: old vs new
BMW 1 Series
15 Jul 2020

BMW 1 Series: old vs new

The latest BMW 1 Series is noticeably different to its predecessor - we compare old and new
2021 Cupra el-Born electric hot hatchback revealed
2021 Cupra el-Born - front 3/4 view
Cupra
8 Jul 2020

2021 Cupra el-Born electric hot hatchback revealed

A Cupra-branded performance version of the SEAT el-Born is due next year
Ford Focus range gets mild-hybrid technology
Ford Focus
22 Jun 2020

Ford Focus range gets mild-hybrid technology

2020 Ford Focus mHEV offers slightly better fuel economy and extra equipment
2022 Honda Civic Type R to get even more power
Honda Civic Type R hatchback
19 Jun 2020

2022 Honda Civic Type R to get even more power

Our exclusive images preview how the next Civic Type R might look
Peugeot 308 gets a range of updates for 2020
Peugeot 308
11 Jun 2020

Peugeot 308 gets a range of updates for 2020

Peugeot’s rival to the Ford Focus gets extra equipment and options
Audi A3 35 TFSI Sportback review
Audi A3 Sportback hatchback
21 May 2020

Audi A3 35 TFSI Sportback review

We’ve driven the new Audi A3 35 TFSI Sportback petrol to see how it compares to the Mercedes A-Class and BMW 1 Series
New Volkswagen ID.3 vs Tesla Model 3: specs comparison
Volkswagen
20 May 2020

New Volkswagen ID.3 vs Tesla Model 3: specs comparison

How does Volkswagen’s electric ID.3 hatchback compare to the Tesla Model 3?
New Ford Focus vs VW Golf vs Vauxhall Astra
Ford Focus
28 Apr 2020

New Ford Focus vs VW Golf vs Vauxhall Astra

The Ford Focus is better than ever, but how does it compare to the new Volkswagen Golf and updated Vauxhall Astra?
SEAT Leon: old vs new
SEAT Leon
24 Apr 2020

SEAT Leon: old vs new

The fourth-generation SEAT Leon is available to order, but is it better than the old one?
Audi A3: old vs new comparison
Audi A3 Sportback hatchback
9 Apr 2020

Audi A3: old vs new comparison

The 2020 Audi A3 has finally arrived, so what are the improvements over its predecessor?
New SEAT Leon vs Skoda Scala & Volkswagen Golf: specs
SEAT
29 Jan 2020

New SEAT Leon vs Skoda Scala & Volkswagen Golf: specs

How does the 2020 SEAT Leon compare to the Mk8 Volkswagen Golf and our favourite family hatchback, the Skoda Scala?
New Volkswagen Golf vs BMW 1 Series, Mercedes A-Class: specs
Mercedes A-Class hatchback
29 Oct 2019

New Volkswagen Golf vs BMW 1 Series, Mercedes A-Class: specs

How does the new Mk8 Volkswagen Golf compare to the premium hatchback class-leaders?
Volkswagen e-Golf hatchback review
Volkswagen e-Golf hatchback
10 Apr 2018

Volkswagen e-Golf hatchback review

“The VW e-Golf blends the famous hatchback’s usual virtues of classy looks, top-quality build and an upmarket image with zero-emissions, all-electric …