All articles tagged with Hatchback

2015 Honda Jazz Review 3 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.
BMW Feature 4 weeks ago

The range explained… BMW

Bamboozled by the broadness of BMW's product range? Well, let our handy guide shed a little light on what's what.
Best small cars Best Of 1 month ago

Best small cars

Small cars are some of the most popular on offer, and it's easy to see why. Here are the best of them.
2018 Nissan Leaf Review 1 month ago

Nissan Leaf hatchback (2017 - ) review

The Leaf is a five-door, fully electric hatchback, around the size of the Ford Focus or Volkswagen Golf. This is the second generation of the best-selling electric car in the UK.
2018 Volkswagen Up GTI Review 1 month ago

Volkswagen Up GTI hatchback (2018 - ) review

Being small, light and reasonably powerful, the Volkswagen Up GTI aims to recapture the spirit of the original 1970s Golf GTI. But, can a tarted-up city car really encapsulate the true essence of a hot hatch icon? You bet it can…
Best hatchbacks Best Of 1 month 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 Of 1 month 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.
Best Of 1 month ago

Best electric cars available in 2018 and beyond

Electric cars are becoming more mainstream, with prices coming down and mileage range going up, making them a realistic proposition for more and more people. These are our favourites.
Long-term Review 2 months ago

Living with a... Seat Ibiza

Pete Tullin is spending six months with Seat’s highly regarded supermini to see how well it copes with his life on the road.
2017 Ford Ecosport Review 2 months ago

Ford EcoSport hatchback (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.
2016 Honda Civic Long-term Review 2 months ago

Living with a… Honda Civic: third report

Can a traditional 'small family car' really cope with the needs of a small family? Well, Auto Trader's Road Test Editor Ivan Aistrop is about to find out...
Review 2 months ago

Volkswagen Golf SV hatchback (2017 - ) review

Part-family hatchback and part-MPV, the VW Golf SV is like a regular Golf, but with a little more practicality. It competes with cars like the Citroen C4 Picasso the Renault Scenic, and most other midsize SUVs.
2018 Volvo XC402018 Volvo XC40 Review 2 months ago

Volvo XC40 SUV (2017 - ) review

The XC40 is Volvo’s smallest SUV, a high-riding but relatively compact family car that competes with premium rivals like the BMW X1, Audi Q3 and Range Rover Evoque.
2017 Subaru Impreza Review 2 months ago

Subaru Impreza hatchback (2017 - ) review

The Impreza offers four-wheel drive and an automatic gearbox, but is that reason enough to choose it over a Volvo V40, a Skoda Octavia or any number of small SUVs?
Feature 3 months ago

I was a judge on The Apprentice

Auto Trader's Editorial Director Erin Baker judged two teams as they tried to pitch a new car campaign on the BBC show.
Long-term Review 3 months ago

Living with a… Honda Civic: second report

Can a traditional 'small family car' really cope with the needs of a small family? Well, Auto Trader's Road Test Editor Ivan Aistrop is about to find out...
Audi A7 Sportback 2018 News 4 months ago

New Audi A7 Sportback revealed

Audi says its new rival for the Mercedes CLS is a five-door coupe, with more space and more comfort inside than the old version, as well as a smoother ride, sharper handling and the very latest technology.
Lexus CT 200h 2018 News 4 months ago

Lexus reveals revisions to CT 200h hybrid

As a petrol-electric hybrid, the CT 200h is in a unique position against rivals from Audi and BMW, and the latest changes are designed to make it even more competitive