The latest car reviews, news and advice from our team

Feature 2 days ago

Self-driving cars: how good is the technology?

Although the various levels of autonomous driving are now well-established, and the technology is well on its way, legislation still needs to be sorted out before you'll see a fully driverless car on the roads.
Long-term Review 6 days ago

Living with a… Volkswagen Amarok

Can a pick-up truck really replace an SUV as an everyday car, rather than a company workhorse? We’re driving one for six months to find out.
Advice 1 week ago

What are WLTP and RDE?

Tougher car emissions tests are on the way. From 1 September 2018, all new cars must go through a more complex and rigorous test called WLTP. But what does that mean, and what does that mean for you?
Advice 1 week ago

Should I buy a diesel car?

It’s a question we get asked a lot at Auto Trader. With the recent demonisation of diesel in the press, #dieselgate, and increasing concern about the environment, it’s no wonder people are confused about whether they should still buy a diesel car. Here’s everything you might want to know.
2017 Ford Ecosport Review 2 weeks ago

Ford EcoSport SUV (2017 - ) review

Ford reckons the latest upgrades to the Ecosport are enough to make it feel like an all-new car and a credible rival to the Seat Arona, Renault Captur and Nissan Juke.
Long-term Review 2 weeks ago

Living with a... Ford Fiesta

You probably know what we're going to say... the Ford Fiesta is the UK's best-selling car ever. 'But why?' you ask. Digital content editor Rachael Hogg is spending six months with one to find out.
Review 2 weeks ago

Hyundai Nexo SUV (2018 - ) review

Fuel cell power and hydrogen make the Hyundai Nexo a highly advanced family-sized SUV. It’s all wrapped up in a unique design that is less odd than its nearest rival, the Toyota Mirai.
2017 Toyota Land Cruiser Review 2 weeks ago

Toyota Land Cruiser SUV (2017 - ) review

The iconic Toyota Land Cruiser is one of the few authentic off-roaders left, but is it still a relevant choice in a world full of hi-tech, luxurious 4x4s?
2018 Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace Review 2 weeks ago

Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace SUV (2018 - ) review

The Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace is a seven-seat SUV competing with other stylish family cars like the Skoda Kodiaq, Kia Sorento, Hyundai Santa Fe and Land Rover Discovery Sport.
Best Of 2 weeks ago

Best car gadgets; now and in the future

Everyone loves a gadget, and car manufacturers are constantly falling over themselves to satisfy buyers demands. We take a look at the cleverest - and wackiest - gimmicks on offer.
2018 Hyundai Santa Fe Review 2 weeks ago

Hyundai Santa Fe SUV (2018 - ) review

The Hyundai Santa Fe is a large seven-seat SUV that majors on comfort, practicality and equipment. It’s not the bargain many expect it to be, but it’s a very solid all-rounder and comes with an excellent warranty.
2018 Honda CR-V Review 2 weeks ago

Honda CR-V SUV (2018 - ) review

The Honda CR-V is a compact SUV that competes with popular cars like the Mazda CX-5 and Volkswagen Tiguan. It majors on comfort, quietness and practicality, and that makes it an excellent family car.
BMW iDrive Best Of 2 weeks ago

The best infotainment systems

Modern cars contain a lot of technology to make your life easier. Here are the information and entertainment systems we reckon are the best.
2018 Jeep Wrangler Review 2 weeks ago

Jeep Wrangler SUV (2018 - ) review

The Jeep Wrangler is something of a unique proposition in the SUV world, mixing off-road ability that only a Land Rover Defender or Mercedes-Benz G-Class can match with enough refinement to make it work on-road as a daily driver.
2018 Hyundai Kona Review 2 weeks ago

Hyundai Kona SUV (2017 - ) review

The Kona is one of the most eye-catching offerings in the fiercely competitive small SUV sector. It has the Nissan Juke, Citroen C3 Aircross and Renault Captur firmly in its sights.