All articles tagged with Hot hatches

2019 Mini Clubman Review 1 month ago

MINI Clubman hatchback (2019 - ) review

The Clubman is Mini’s take on the prestige family hatchback, meaning it plays rival to popular cars like the Audi A3, BMW 1 Series, Mercedes A-Class and the Volkswagen Golf.
Long-term Review 1 month 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 6 months 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 7 months ago

Kia Proceed hatchback (2018 - ) review

The Proceed is part-hatchback, part-estate, a stylish and slightly more premium version of the Ceed that offers a cheaper alternative to cars like the Mercedes-Benz CLA Shooting Brake.
2019 Hyundai i30 Fastback N Review 7 months 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 8 months 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 8 months 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.
Best small cars Best Of 10 months ago

Best small cars 2019

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
News 11 months 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

The Volkswagen Golf is Europe’s best-selling family hatchback, which says an awful lot when you consider it’s up against some phenomenal opposition, including the Vauxhall Astra, Ford Focus and BMW 1 Series.
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 1 year 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 1 year 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…
2017 Hyundai i30N Review 1 year ago

Hyundai i30 N hatchback (2017 - ) review

The i30N is priced to go head-to-head with the Golf GTi. It has that classic hot hatch licked for power and pace, but does it have the polish to upset Volkswagen’s legend?
2018 Volkswagen Polo Review 2 years ago

Volkswagen Polo hatchback (2017 - ) review

The Polo is nothing short of supermini aristocracy. With few, if any, rivals able to match its classy image and high-quality construction, the only question is: is it worth the price premium over such excellent cars as the Ford Fiesta and Seat Ibiza?
Audi RS 3 saloon 2017 Review 2 years ago

Audi RS 3 Saloon (2017 - ) review

From 2017, the RS 3 has an uprated version of what was already the most powerful five-cylinder engine in Audi's history, and is now available as a saloon and with Quattro four-wheel drive. But just how good a performance car does that mix create?
News 2 years ago

2017 Frankfurt Motor Show preview

The Frankfurt Motor Show kicks off in September. We bring you all the information you need, and a round-up of some of the most important cars you can expect to see.