Volvo aims its reinvigorated crosshairs at the medium-sized SUV ranks with a premium offering to compete with the Audi Q5, Mercedes GLC and Jaguar F-Pace

Volvo XC60 review From £36,6007 It wasn’t so long ago that Volvo was commonly thought of within car industry circles as ‘that funny Northern European, semi-premium car-maker that nobody wants’. Former custodian Ford had reportedly been pitching around for a new owner for the firm for more than a year when, in 2010, China’s Zhejiang Geely Holding Group Ltd …

Seat’s seven-seat SUV touches down in the UK with a refined diesel motor, but ride quality is a bit questionable

Seat Tarraco 2.0 TDI 150 2019 UK review From £28,5607 What is it? Like any car manufacturer keen on the idea of making a profit these days, Seat hasn’t dallied or dallied in its efforts to bring a full family of SUV-shaped models to market. The mid-size Ateca came first and quickly proved that crossover hatchbacks could actually be …

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV 4h 2018 UK review 7 Powertrain, chassis and styling tweaks keep UK’s best-selling ‘PHEV’ in business but don’t address some key weaknesses.

Powertrain, chassis and styling tweaks keep UK’s best-selling ‘PHEV’ in business but don’t address some key weaknesses. SHARE     What is it? Britain’s biggest-selling plug-in hybrid car, the 2019-model-year Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV, in mid-range ‘4h’ form and driven in the UK for the first time. Prices start from under £35,000 for the car after the …

2021 Cadillac Escalade Gets Even Bigger and Bolder

Cadillac’s behemoth SUV picks up the design cues of the stunning Escala concept and adds an optional diesel engine. Roy RitchieCar and Driver The Cadillac Escalade SUV is redesigned for 2021 with styling taken from the brand’s Escala concept. It shares its platform with the new Chevy and GMC full-size SUVs, meaning it gains an independent rear …

Volkswagen Polo Review

Volkswagen Polo From £14,5109 Since the 1976 original Volkswagen Polo reached these shores as a rebadged Audi 50, VW has conferred more than 1.4 million examples of the car to us Brits. For context, that’s some way short of the 4.5m or so Ford Fiestas sold since that model was introduced in the very same year, but it’s …

Mazda 2 GT 2017 Review

Mazda 2 GT 2017 From £12,5406 The range-topping version of Mazda’s recently updated supermini packs 113bhp. The 2 GT is certainly swift but bland to drive Mazda’s Skyactiv tech revolution transforms its cheapest model into a supermini capable of eclipsing many of its more established European rivals What is it? This is the ultimate version …

Bugatti Chiron Super Sport 300+

Bugatti is to build 30 units of a special edition to celebrate the Chiron prototype that set an unofficial speed record of 304.8mph last month. Called Chiron Super Sport 300+, this car shares the same 1600hp engine and aerodynamic mods of the record-breaking car, including revised nose and a “longtail” rear overhang extension. The longer …

2020 Acura RDX Review and Buying Guide

2020 Acura RDX A-Spec The 2020 Acura RDX is a bold compact luxury crossover that represents a return to its roots – providing some athleticism and adrenaline to a segment not known for either. We think this is a positive development, as the previous RDX lost its way a bit. However, that last RDX’s biggest strength was its very spacious …