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Seat Alhambra Best Of 17 hours ago

Best seven-seater cars

There are plenty of great seven-seat cars available, with loads of room for everyone, that are also practical, fun to drive, and comfortable. Here are our favourites.
2016 Honda Civic Long-term Review 18 hours ago

Living with a… Honda Civic: fourth report

Can a traditional 'small family car' really cope with the needs of a small family? Auto Trader's Road Test Editor Ivan Aistrop is currently finding out...
Best hatchbacks Best Of 1 day ago

Best hatchbacks

UK car buyers buy more hatchbacks than any other type of car, and there are dozens upon dozens of models to choose from. Here, we pick out what we see as the best ones for a variety of different purposes and budgets.
Best cars on PCP deals Guide 2 days ago

Best cars on PCP deals

The PCP – or Personal Contract Purchase – is a very popular way of buying a new car. Here are some of the best cars you can buy on a PCP deal.
Best Of 2 days ago

Best cheap cars to finance

Think you have to break the bank to buy a brand new car? Think again. The new car market has some great options that are way cheaper than you might think, and the hugely competitive finance deals available make them even more affordable. Here’s our pick.
Nissan Brain-to-Vehicle News 1 week ago

CES 2018: Future Nissans will read your brain

Nissan unveils technology that will read a driver’s brain waves, while Toyota and Pizza Hut work on a self-driving pizza delivery truck. It’s all happening at the CES technology show in Las Vegas.
Long-term Review 1 week ago

Living with a... Mazda MX-5 RF

Rachael Hogg has spent six months living with the UK's most popular convertible, to see how well it can cope with the challenges of everyday life.
Best Of 1 week ago

Best off-roaders

If you're looking to get off the road, and out into the great outdoors, here is our pick of the best five cars to get away from it all in.
McLaren 540C Review 1 week ago

McLaren 540C coupe (2015 - ) review

The 540C is McLaren’s entry-level sports car, albeit one that still costs north of £100,000. It’s got lots of power and lots of technology and offers a stout challenge to cars like the Audi R8.