All articles tagged with Hot hatches

Best Of 3 months ago

Best small cars 2020

Small cars are some of the most popular on offer, and it's easy to see why. Here are the best small cars and superminis as picked by our experts
Feature 3 months ago

Mini GP video review

Rory Reid encounters the most bonkers Mini ever. Watch our full review of the Mini Hatch, the fastest most powerful production Mini to date,
News 4 months ago

BMW M135i xDrive video review

Meet the all-new BMW M135i XDrive. Get behind the wheel of BMW's all-wheel drive with Rory Reid and get all the latest specs and stats.
Audi RS 3 2017 Review 4 months ago

Audi RS 3 Hatchback (2017 - ) review

This RS 3 Sportback has the most powerful five-cylinder engine in Audi's history. Read our review to find out whether that makes it the ultimate hot hatch.
Audi RS 3 saloon 2017 Review 4 months ago

Audi RS 3 Saloon (2017 - ) review

This RS 3 has an uprated version of what was already the most powerful five-cylinder engine in Audi's history. Read our review to find out if that’s enough to make a top-class performance car.
Mini Clubman Review 8 months ago

MINI Clubman hatchback (2019 - ) review

The Mini Clubman is a quirky alternative to premium hatchbacks such as the VW Golf. Find out why we think it’s well worth considering in our expert review.
Long-term Review 8 months ago

Living with a... Cupra Ateca

The Cupra Ateca promises SUV style and practicality along with hot hatch thrills, but can it really deliver on such a diverse bunch of promises? Auto Trader’s Road Test Editor, Ivan Aistrop, is spending the next six months with one to find out.
News 1 year ago

Coming soon: 2019 Ford Focus ST

The fourth-generation of the Ford Focus ST is a rival to the likes of the VW Golf GTI, Renault Megane RS and Hyundai i30 N. It’s got more power than ever before.
2019 Kia Proceed Review 1 year ago

Kia Proceed hatchback (2018 - ) review

Read about Kia’s Proceed, a stylish overlap between the more conventional Ceed hatchback and estate and well-equipped, competitively priced alternative to the Mercedes-Benz CLA Shooting Brake
2019 Hyundai i30 Fastback N Review 1 year ago

Hyundai i30 Fastback N (2019 - ) review

If you’re looking for a hot hatch, that’s not quite a hatch, but still delivers on fun, power, practicality and driver engagement, take a look at the Hyundai i30 Fastback N.
Best Of 1 year ago

Best of 2018 at Auto Trader

From the biggest car brands, to the biggest selling models, and everything in between, see what was the most popular on Auto Trader in 2018.
Audi A1 Sportback Feature 1 year ago

The range explained... Audi

Don’t know your A3 from your E-Tron? Don’t worry, we’ve got everything you need to know about Audi and the cars it makes.
News 1 year ago

Paris Motor Show 2018: All you need to know

There are as many manufacturers not going to this year’s Paris Motor Show as there are going, but there’s still plenty to see and a good handful of car debuts to get excited about.
Review 1 year ago

Volkswagen Golf hatchback (2017 - ) review

Even on the cusp of retirement and with a new model waiting in the wings the Volkswagen Golf remains a benchmark hatchback, with a model to suit almost every taste and requirement
Feature 1 year ago

The REV Test: Hot hatches

This week, it’s the turn of the hot hatches. The Honda Civic Type R, VW Golf GTI and Seat Leon Cupra ST face the REV Test, but which is the best hot hatch – or hot estate – of them all?
Feature 1 year ago

The range explained... Volkswagen

Don't know your Polo from your Passat, or the difference between a Tiguan and a T-Roc? Have no fear, here's our guide to every car sold by the world's biggest car manufacturer.
News 2 years ago

Geneva Motor Show 2018: All you need to know

The Geneva Motor Show is one of the biggest events in the automotive calendar. Here are all the important cars (yes, including a flying one!) heading to this year’s show.
2018 Volkswagen Up GTI Review 2 years 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…