The latest car reviews, news and advice from our team

2017 MG ZS Review 2 days ago

MG ZS SUV (2017 - ) review

The MG ZS is a small SUV that dusts it with popular cars like the Nissan Juke, Renault Captur and Mazda CX-3. It competes mainly on the strength of its plentiful interior space and bargain price.
I Bought One 3 days ago

My car is a… Porsche 968

As an artist blacksmith, Melissa Cole has some very particular needs when it comes to the car she drives. It turns out that one car suits her perfectly, but it’s not what many will be expecting…
Review 3 days ago

Hyundai i30 Fastback (2018 - ) review

The Hyundai i30 Fastback offers more boot space than the hatchback, plus styling that blends hatchback and saloon into one. This makes it a real alternative to the more traditional hatchback alternatives such as the Toyota Auris, Volkswagen Golf and Vauxhall Astra.
Long-term Review 4 days ago

Living with a… Honda Civic: fifth 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...
2018 Audi A7 Sportback Review 1 week ago

Audi A7 Sportback (2018 - ) review

The A7 Sportback is a large, four-door hatchback based on the similarly-sized A8 limousine. It rivals cars like the Mercedes-Benz CLS and BMW’s 6 Series Gran Coupe.
2018 DS7 Crossback Review 1 week ago

DS 7 Crossback SUV (2017 - ) review

The DS 7 Crossback is a medium-size SUV from would-be French premium brand DS Automobiles, and it offers a stylish interior, plenty of sophisticated equipment and quiet cruising.
News 1 week ago

Car sales fall in January

The number of cars registered in the UK during January falls by 6.3% compared to the same month in 2017, with experts blaming confusion over diesel for the slowdown.
2018 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross Review 2 weeks ago

Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross SUV (2017 - ) review

Striking, sporty looks make the Eclipse Cross one of Mitsubishi’s most upmarket models yet, but it still lags behind some of the class-leaders. A petrol-only engine line-up will put some buyers off, too.
2015 Honda Jazz Review 2 weeks ago

Honda Jazz Hatchback (2015 - ) review

The Honda Jazz is part supermini and part MPV, so is a rival for both types of car. It’s not the last word in dynamic excellence, but it’s incredibly practical and could just be the most reliable car it’s possible to own. For many buyers, that’s enough to seal the deal.