Alfa Romeo Stelvio ride & handling

From £31,6907 Worthy of a real sports car.’ That’s how Alfa describes the Stelvio’s handling characteristics and, in this case, it’s a statement largely devoid of Turinese hyperbole. The Stelvio’s particular variety of tightly controlled pliancy comes as a very welcome surprise in this segment and is made all the more enjoyable by a fundamentally rear-driven chassis that …

Numerous premium brands claim they make the best family SUV but we can now put that argument to rest with our definitive top 10 list

Top 10 best family SUVs 2020 Dominated by premium offerings, this chart is populated by some of the best family cars on the road – vehicles that can cope with the school run as well as tackling wintery conditions, mildly rugged terrain, trips to the tip, towing duties and long-distance motorway cruising. It’s a hotly …

First drive: Mazda EV prototype

Just days before Mazda’s first electric model is revealed, we drive a CX-30-bodied prototype     It’s fair to say Mazda hasn’t been quick off the mark for electrification, instead choosing to focus on improving the delivery of traditional fuels. One outcome has been the impressive spark plug-controlled compression ignition technology, introduced on the new Mazda 3, which …

Porsche Macan Will Keep Gasoline-Engine Version for Three Years as EV Arrives

Despite an all-new EV Macan coming next year, Porsche won’t discontinue its internal-combustion-engine version yet. Porsche Porsche insiders confirm that the gasoline-engined Macan will stick around for a few years, even as the new Macan EV is slated for a 2021 debut. The current Macan will get a facelift to look similar to, but not exactly like, the …