Family hatchbacks

Hyundai i30 N hatchback review
2021 Hyundai i30 N hatchback - front 3/4 dynamic
Hyundai i30 N
25 Oct 2021

Hyundai i30 N hatchback review

“The Hyundai i30 N is a truly special addition to the hot-hatchback class”
Peugeot 308 hatchback review
2021 Peugeot 308 hatchback
Peugeot 308
22 Oct 2021

Peugeot 308 hatchback review

"The Peugeot 308 is a comfortable, stylish family hatchback with a great interior but it’s not the most practical”
New 2021 Kia Ceed prices revealed
Kia Ceeed facelift drive front 3/4 tracking
Kia Ceed
18 Oct 2021

New 2021 Kia Ceed prices revealed

Prices and specs released for the newly updated Kia Ceed; we review the prototype
Mercedes A-Class hatchback review
Mercedes A-Class cornering
Mercedes A-Class
18 Oct 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"
Volkswagen ID.3 hatchback review
Best Small Company Car: Volkswagen ID.3
Volkswagen ID.3
14 Oct 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"
Updated Ford Focus gets SYNC 4 infotainment system
2021 Ford Focus
Ford Focus
14 Oct 2021

Updated Ford Focus gets SYNC 4 infotainment system

The new Ford Focus gets a minor redesign, along with upgraded safety technology and the brand’s latest infotainment system
Citroen C4 hatchback review
Citroen C4 hatchback
Citroën C4
13 Oct 2021

Citroen C4 hatchback review

"The Citroen C4 is a comfortable family hatchback with modern, fashionable styling"
DS 4 hatchback review
DS 4
DS 4
12 Oct 2021

DS 4 hatchback review

“The DS 4 is an upmarket hatchback to rival the Mercedes A-Class and is the brand’s most convincing model yet"
Cupra Born hatchback review
Cupra Born hatchback
Cupra Born
5 Oct 2021

Cupra Born hatchback review

"The Cupra Born is effectively a sportier, more distinctive version of the Volkswagen ID.3"
New Honda Civic Type R teased ahead of 2022 reveal
2022 Honda Civic Type R prototype
Honda Civic Type R hatchback
4 Oct 2021

New Honda Civic Type R teased ahead of 2022 reveal

The all-new Honda Type R will have more power and a completely new look
Top 10 best family cars 2021
Skoda Octavia hatchback
Family cars
29 Sep 2021

Top 10 best family cars 2021

The 10 best family cars you can buy in 2021 all offer space, comfort and plenty of technology
Ford Focus hatchback review
Ford Focus hatchback
Ford Focus
27 Sep 2021

Ford Focus hatchback review

“The Ford Focus is as great to drive as ever, plus it’s spacious, well-equipped and comfortable”
Skoda Octavia vRS hatchback review
Skoda Octavia vRS hatchback
Skoda Octavia vRS hatchback
24 Sep 2021

Skoda Octavia vRS hatchback review

"The Skoda Octavia vRS is one of the most practical and usable hot hatchbacks around"
BMW 1 Series hatchback review
BMW 1 Series M Sport
BMW 1 Series
23 Sep 2021

BMW 1 Series hatchback review

"The BMW 1 Series offers comfort, luxury and driving enjoyment in a practical hatchback shape"
Volkswagen Golf GTI hatchback review
Volkswagen Golf GTI hatchback front 3/4 tracking
Volkswagen Golf GTI hatchback
21 Sep 2021

Volkswagen Golf GTI hatchback review

"Favouring precision over power, the Volkswagen Golf GTI is a sophisticated hot hatch"
2022 Renault Megane E-TECH Electric: full details announced
2022 Renault Megane E-TECH Electric
Renault Megane
6 Sep 2021

2022 Renault Megane E-TECH Electric: full details announced

Renault’s new electric crossover has up to 215bhp and a maximum range of 292 miles
Kia Soul EV hatchback
Kia Soul EV hatchback
Kia Soul EV
3 Sep 2021

Kia Soul EV hatchback

"The Kia Soul EV is a distinctive zero-emissions car with impressive performance"
All-new 2021 Vauxhall Astra: engine details announced
2021 Vauxhall Astra - front 3/4 driving
Vauxhall Astra hatchback
1 Sep 2021

All-new 2021 Vauxhall Astra: engine details announced

New Vauxhall Astra arrives with brand’s ‘Vizor’ face, new technology PHEV powertrains and a fully-electric model
Electric Vauxhall Astra-e to arrive in 2023
2023 Vauxhall Astra-e
Vauxhall Astra
1 Sep 2021

Electric Vauxhall Astra-e to arrive in 2023

The new pure-electric Vauxhall Astra-e will rival the VW ID.3 and Nissan Leaf from 2023
Kia Ceed hatchback review
Kia Ceed hatchback
Kia Ceed
23 Aug 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
Honda Civic hatchback review
Honda Civic hatchback
Honda Civic
18 Aug 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”
Renault Megane hatchback review
Renault Megane hatchback
Renault Megane
18 Aug 2021

Renault Megane hatchback review

"A new look and impressive infotainment system help the latest Renault Megane stand out from rivals in the popular family hatchback class"
Volkswagen Golf hatchback review
Volkswagen Golf hatchback
Volkswagen Golf
18 Aug 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"
Audi A3 Sportback hatchback review
Audi A3 hatchback
Audi A3
11 Aug 2021

Audi A3 Sportback hatchback review

"The striking Audi A3 Sportback now has the technology it needs to compete with rivals"
Polestar 2 hatchback review
Polestar 2
Polestar 2
10 Aug 2021

Polestar 2 hatchback review

"The Polestar 2 is available with plenty of range and performance, has one of the best infotainment systems in the business and feels solidly built, m…
Top 10 best hybrid family cars 2021
Volvo V60 Recharge hybrid
Volvo V60 T8 Twin Engine hybrid
2 Aug 2021

Top 10 best hybrid family cars 2021

Need a practical car with very low running costs? Read our guide to the best hybrid family cars
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
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
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"
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"
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
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
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
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…