Family hatchbacks

Renault Megane E-Tech plug-in hybrid on sale now
Renault Megane E-Tech plug-in hybrid
Renault
27 Jul 2021

Renault Megane E-Tech plug-in hybrid on sale now

Priced from £29,495, the new Renault Megane PHEV claims fuel economy of 235.4mpg
Facelifted Kia Ceed gets a sleek redesign
2021 Kia Ceed
Kia Ceed
14 Jul 2021

Facelifted Kia Ceed gets a sleek redesign

The Kia Ceed gets a refresh for 2021 with updated styling, technology and a revised engine range
New Vauxhall Astra available as a plug-in hybrid
2021 Vauxhall Astra - front 3/4 driving
Vauxhall Astra hatchback
12 Jul 2021

New Vauxhall Astra available as a plug-in hybrid

New Vauxhall Astra arrives with brand’s ‘Vizor’ face, all-new technology and a revised engine range
Updated Renault Megane is plug-in hybrid only
2021 Renault Megane E-Tech
Renault Megane hatchback
7 Jul 2021

Updated Renault Megane is plug-in hybrid only

Renault Megane range gets the latest interior tech, tweaked trim levels and E-Tech plug-in hybrid powertrain
Mercedes A-Class hatchback review
Mercedes A-Class cornering
Mercedes A-Class
6 Jul 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"
Cupra Leon hatchback review
Cupra Leon hatchback
Cupra Leon
6 Jul 2021

Cupra Leon hatchback review

"The Cupra Leon is a stylish, high-performance take on the standard hatch that's a desirable alternative to mainstream rivals"
Volkswagen ID.3 hatchback review
Volkswagen ID.3
Volkswagen ID.3
6 Jul 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"
SEAT Leon hatchback review
SEAT Leon e-Hybrid hatchback front 3/4 tracking
SEAT Leon
5 Jul 2021

SEAT Leon hatchback review

"New technology narrows the gap between the SEAT Leon and the latest VW Golf"
Best family cars
Skoda Octavia hatchback
Family cars
29 Jun 2021

Best family cars

Finding the best family car can be tough. Our top 10 rundown does the hard work for you
New Peugeot 308 gets £24,000 price tag
2021 Peugeot 308 - front 3/4 dynamic
Peugeot 308 hatchback
29 Jun 2021

New Peugeot 308 gets £24,000 price tag

Next-generation Peugeot 308 has two plug-in hybrid options and a hi-tech interior
Volkswagen Golf GTI hatchback review
Volkswagen Golf GTI hatchback front 3/4 tracking
Volkswagen Golf GTI hatchback
29 Jun 2021

Volkswagen Golf GTI hatchback review

"Favouring precision over power, the Volkswagen Golf GTI is a sophisticated hot hatch"
New Honda Civic unveiled
2021 Honda Civic Hatchback
Honda Civic
24 Jun 2021

New Honda Civic unveiled

Honda releases first official image of new five-door Honda Civic hatchback
Citroen C4 hatchback review
Citroen C4 hatchback
Citroën C4
15 Jun 2021

Citroen C4 hatchback review

"The Citroen C4 is a comfortable family hatchback with modern, fashionable styling"
Audi range gets a refresh for 2022
Audi S5 Coupe Black Edition
Audi
14 Jun 2021

Audi range gets a refresh for 2022

Audi is updating its entire lineup for 2022, with almost every model receiving new in-car tech and trim upgrades
Pre-production Renault Megane E-TECH Electric images released
Renault Megane E-TECH Electric
Renault Megane
9 Jun 2021

Pre-production Renault Megane E-TECH Electric images released

Renault’s new electric crossover will produce 217bhp and cover up to 280 miles between charges
Toyota Corolla hatchback review
Toyota Corolla hatchback
Toyota Corolla
4 Jun 2021

Toyota Corolla hatchback review

"The Toyota Corolla feels like the right car at the right time, especially in hybrid guise. It's efficient, well-equipped and relaxing"
Vauxhall Astra hatchback review
Vauxhall Astra
Vauxhall Astra
3 Jun 2021

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…
Citroen C4: old vs new
Citroen C4: old vs new hero image
Citroën C4
28 May 2021

Citroen C4: old vs new

The last Citroen C4 was always an underdog as a hatchback, but has an SUV makeover made it more desirable?
New Cupra Born: sporty electric hatchback arrives with 335-mile range
2022 Cupra Born - front 3/4
Cupra
25 May 2021

New Cupra Born: sporty electric hatchback arrives with 335-mile range

The electric Cupra Born goes on sale next year with a choice of three powertrains
Mazda3 hatchback review
Mazda3 hatchback
Mazda3
17 May 2021

Mazda3 hatchback review

"The Mazda3 looks great, drives well and features an innovative engine but you’ll need to overlook the lack of rear space"
Nissan Leaf hatchback review
Nissan Leaf Best Buy cutout
Nissan Leaf
10 May 2021

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…
MINI 5-door hatchback review
MINI 5-door hatchback
MINI 5-door hatchback
1 May 2021

MINI 5-door hatchback review

"The MINI hatchback is also available with five doors, making it much more practical for families, while still being fun to drive"
Skoda Scala hatchback review
Skoda Scala hatchback
Skoda Scala
27 Apr 2021

Skoda Scala hatchback review

“The Skoda Scala is more practical and less expensive than the similarly sized Volkswagen Golf”
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
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”
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"
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"
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"
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…
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