Family hatchbacks

Volkswagen ID.3 hatchback review
Volkswagen ID.3
Volkswagen ID.3
21 Apr 2021

Volkswagen ID.3 hatchback review

"The Volkswagen ID.3 is essentially a futuristic, electric version of the the Golf, and VW hopes it will prove just as popular"
Audi A3 Sportback hatchback review
Audi A3 hatchback
Audi A3
20 Apr 2021

Audi A3 Sportback hatchback review

"The striking Audi A3 Sportback now has the technology it needs to compete with rivals"
Volkswagen Golf hatchback review
Volkswagen Golf hatchback
Volkswagen Golf
20 Apr 2021

Volkswagen Golf hatchback review

"The eighth-generation Volkswagen Golf improves incrementally on the old one in most areas and has a smart new interior"
Vauxhall adds high-spec Griffin Edition trim to key models
Vauxhall Corsa Griffin Edition
Vauxhall
20 Apr 2021

Vauxhall adds high-spec Griffin Edition trim to key models

The Vauxhall Corsa, Astra and Grandland X are now available in Griffin Edition spec
Volkswagen introduces new Active trim level
VW T-Roc Cabriolet
News
19 Apr 2021

Volkswagen introduces new Active trim level

Volkswagen’s new Active trim includes a selection of styling and equipment upgrades across key models
SEAT Leon hatchback review
SEAT Leon e-Hybrid hatchback front 3/4 tracking
SEAT Leon
19 Apr 2021

SEAT Leon hatchback review

"New technology narrows the gap between the SEAT Leon and the latest VW Golf"
2021 Volkswagen ID.3: new Pure Performance model joins range
2021 Volkswagen ID.3 Tour pro
Volkswagen ID.3
15 Apr 2021

2021 Volkswagen ID.3: new Pure Performance model joins range

The ID.3 Pure Performance has a price of £28,370 and a range of up to 217 miles
Hyundai i30 hatchback review
2021 Hyundai i30 driving
Hyundai i30
14 Apr 2021

Hyundai i30 hatchback review

"The Hyundai i30 is comfortable enough for long motorway drives and loaded with safety kit, making it easy to overlook its weaker points"
Honda Civic hatchback review
Honda Civic hatchback
Honda Civic
9 Apr 2021

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”
New 2021 Cupra Born spotted testing
New 2021 Cupra Born prototype - front 3/4 drift
Cupra
8 Apr 2021

New 2021 Cupra Born spotted testing

Cupra’s first fully electric car undergoes winter testing ahead of launch in May
Ford Focus hatchback review
Ford Focus hatchback
Ford Focus
1 Apr 2021

Ford Focus hatchback review

"The latest Ford Focus hatchback fuses sporty road manners with comfort, safety and style"
New electric Renault Megane arriving soon
Renault Megane EV render - front 3/4 view
Renault Megane
1 Apr 2021

New electric Renault Megane arriving soon

New Renault Megane crossover previewed in exclusive images
Mercedes A-Class hatchback review
Mercedes A-Class cornering
Mercedes A-Class
30 Mar 2021

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"
Skoda Octavia vRS hatchback review
Skoda Octavia vRS hatchback
Skoda Octavia vRS hatchback
29 Mar 2021

Skoda Octavia vRS hatchback review

"The Skoda Octavia vRS isn’t the most exciting hot hatchback in the class but it’s arguably the most usable"
Citroen C4 hatchback review
Citroen C4 hatchback review gallery
Citroën C4
26 Mar 2021

Citroen C4 hatchback review

"The Citroen C4 is a comfortable family hatchback with modern, fashionable styling"
Peugeot 308 hatchback review
Peugeot 308 hatchback
Peugeot 308
24 Mar 2021

Peugeot 308 hatchback review

"The Peugeot 308 hatchback is an attractive alternative to rivals that’s comfortable, spacious and reliable"
Volkswagen Golf GTI hatchback review
Volkswagen Golf GTI hatchback front 3/4 tracking
Volkswagen Golf GTI hatchback
23 Mar 2021

Volkswagen Golf GTI hatchback review

"Favouring precision over power, the Volkswagen Golf GTI is a sophisticated hot hatch"
Best hatchbacks
Ford Fiesta hatchback
Family hatchbacks
23 Mar 2021

Best hatchbacks

Hatchback models are hugely popular thanks to the practicality of a large boot opening. Here we take a look at some of the best hatchback models of al…
New 2021 Peugeot 308 unveiled
2021 Peugeot 308 - front 3/4 dynamic
Peugeot 308 hatchback
18 Mar 2021

New 2021 Peugeot 308 unveiled

Next-generation Peugeot 308 has two plug-in hybrid options and a hi-tech interior
Volkswagen Golf GTD hatchback review
Volkswagen Golf GTD hatchback
Volkswagen Golf GTD hatchback
16 Mar 2021

Volkswagen Golf GTD hatchback review

The Volkswagen Golf GTD is a superb all-rounder but the perks of owning a diesel are fading fast
BMW 1 Series hatchback review
BMW 1 Series M Sport
BMW 1 Series
8 Mar 2021

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"
Polestar 2 hatchback
Polestar 2 hatchback front 3/4 tracking
Polestar 2
4 Mar 2021

Polestar 2 hatchback

"The Polestar 2 has a 300-mile range, 403bhp and an upmarket interior, making it the Tesla Model 3's strongest rival yet"
Kia Ceed hatchback review
Kia Ceed hatchback
Kia Ceed
23 Feb 2021

Kia Ceed hatchback review

The Kia Ceed hatchback takes on the establishment and gets close to causing an upset, offering more space and fun than before
Best used hatchbacks
2014 Skoda Octavia in blue driving around a corner
Family hatchbacks
12 Feb 2021

Best used hatchbacks

Cars like these are easy to park, spacious, well-equipped and cheap to run. We pick out the best used hatchbacks
Skoda Scala hatchback review
Skoda Scala hatchback
Skoda Scala
11 Feb 2021

Skoda Scala hatchback review

“The Skoda Scala is more practical and less expensive than the similarly sized Volkswagen Golf”
Facelifted 2021 Ford Focus nears production
2021 Ford Focus in camouflage
Ford Focus
8 Feb 2021

Facelifted 2021 Ford Focus nears production

New Ford Focus set to take on latest VW Golf with updated looks and infotainment
Nissan Leaf 10th anniversary special edition starts from £28,820
2021 Nissan Leaf10 - 10th Anniversary special edition - front dynamic
Nissan Leaf
1 Feb 2021

Nissan Leaf 10th anniversary special edition starts from £28,820

Special edition Nissan Leaf10 gets revised styling, more standard equipment and upgraded technology
Skoda Octavia hatchback review
Skoda Octavia
19 Jan 2021

Skoda Octavia hatchback review

"The Skoda Octavia hatchback is more spacious, efficient and handsome than ever"
Best family cars
Family cars
12 Jan 2021

Best family cars

Finding the best family car can be tough. Our top 10 rundown does the hard work for you
New Volkswagen ID.3 vs Tesla Model 3: rivals comparison
Electric cars
2 Jan 2021

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

How does Volkswagen’s electric ID.3 hatchback compare to the Tesla Model 3?
Audi A3 45 TFSI e plug-in hybrid launching in 2021
Audi A3
8 Dec 2020

Audi A3 45 TFSI e plug-in hybrid launching in 2021

Audi A3 gets a second PHEV powertrain, with a Golf GTI-matching 242bhp
Skoda Scala SE Technology gets extra petrol engines
Skoda Scala
26 Nov 2020

Skoda Scala SE Technology gets extra petrol engines

Business-focused Scala SE Technology offers lots of equipment and good value for money
Volkswagen Golf GTE hatchback review
Volkswagen Golf GTE hatchback front 3/4 tracking
Volkswagen Golf GTE hatchback
24 Nov 2020

Volkswagen Golf GTE hatchback review

"The Volkswagen Golf GTE is a sporty plug-in but there's better value to be had elsewhere"
2021 Honda Civic prototype launched and interior teased
Honda Civic
18 Nov 2020

2021 Honda Civic prototype launched and interior teased

Images of next Honda Civic released, showing more understated styling than the current car
Updated 2020 Peugeot 308: prices, specs and release date
Peugeot 308
17 Nov 2020

Updated 2020 Peugeot 308: prices, specs and release date

Peugeot’s rival to the Ford Focus gets extra equipment and options; prices start at £21,310