All articles tagged with Performance cars

News 6 days ago

Coming soon: 2020 Porsche Taycan

The Taycan represents more than just an exciting new all-electric sports saloon; it also represents a key turning point for the Porsche brand.
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.
2019 Audi SQ2 SUV Review 3 months ago

Audi SQ2 SUV (2019 - ) review

The SQ2 is the fast version of Audi’s fashionable small SUV, and for that reason, it’s a bit of an odd mix. Still, quite good fun in its own way.
Audi TT RS Review 3 months ago

Audi TT RS Coupe (2019 - ) review

The TT RS is the pinnacle of the TT range, with extra power and more performance. It’s a rival to sports cars as diverse as the BMW M2 Competition, Porsche 718 Cayman and Toyota Supra.
Most expensive cars Best Of 3 months ago

Most expensive cars

Fancy a daydream? Here are the most expensive cars ever made, the most expensive cars sold at auction and other life goals on four wheels
Review 3 months ago

Tesla Model 3 Saloon (2019 - ) review

The Tesla Model 3 is an electric saloon car that’s about the same size as a BMW 3 Series or Audi A4. It ranges from sensible and affordable at the bottom of the range, to fast and frivolous at the top. Whichever one you pick, though, it’s still a Tesla at heart.
2019 McLaren GT News 4 months ago

Coming Soon: McLaren GT

The new McLaren GT, focused on comfort and luxury as well as performance, has been unveiled.
Toyota Supra Review 4 months ago

Toyota Supra Coupe (2019 - ) review

The Supra is a sports car, developed by Toyota and BMW to take on Porsche’s 718 Cayman and other rivals like the BMW M2 Competition and Alpine A110.
2019 BMW 8 Series Convertible Review 4 months ago

BMW 8 Series Convertible (2019 -) review

The BMW 8 Series Convertible is a glamorous open-topped car with seating for four. It’s glamourous, luxurious and expensive, and in that regard, it competes with cars as disparate as the Porsche 911 Cabriolet, Mercedes-Benz S-Class Cabriolet and Aston Martin DB11 Volante.
2020 Pininfarina Battista hypercar News 6 months ago

Coming soon: 2020 Pininfarina Battista

The world’s most powerful road-legal car, with more than 1900 horsepower and top speed of 217mph has been revealed at the 2019 Geneva Motor Show. And it’s electric.
Feature 6 months ago

Lap times in Lapland: from Silverstone to Sweden with the Skoda Kodiaq vRS

When we got a chance to try the new Skoda Kodiaq vRS, we decided the best way to test its sporting credentials would be to put in some hot laps at a cold Silverstone circuit. However, things were about to get a whole lot colder, when we travelled to Swedish Lapland to do exactly the same thing on a scale replica of the famous British track that had been carved into a frozen lake. Mmm… slippy…
Polestar 2 News 6 months ago

Coming soon: 2020 Polestar 2

Polestar, the electrified performance subsidiary of Volvo, reveals its second model. The 2 is an all-electric saloon-like hatchback with 408 horsepower and a claimed 310-mile range.
2019 Mercedes-AMG GT four-door Coupe Review 7 months ago

Mercedes-AMG GT four-door Coupe (2018 - ) review

The Mercedes-AMG GT four-door is a large grand touring coupe with huge power and performance, so in that sense, it’s a rival for the fastest versions of the Audi A7 and Porsche Panamera.
2019 Porsche 911 Review 7 months ago

Porsche 911 Coupe (2019 - ) review

The 911 is one of the world’s most iconic sports cars. This version – codenamed 992 – is the eighth generation of a car first launched in 1963. It competes with cars like the Mercedes-Benz AMG GT and Jaguar F-Type.
Audi TT Coupe Review 7 months ago

Audi TT Coupe (2019 - ) review

This TT is a revised version of the sports car launched in 2014. Its rivals include the Porsche Cayman and the BMW 2 Series.