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BMW iDrive Best Of 3 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 3 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 3 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.
2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Estate Review 3 weeks ago

Mercedes-Benz C-Class Estate (2018 - ) review

The Mercedes-Benz C-Class Estate is the German premium brand’s compact executive load-lugger. The car competes against the BMW 3 Series Touring and Audi A4 Avant, as well as Volvo’s V60.
2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class saloon Review 3 weeks ago

Mercedes-Benz C-Class Saloon (2018 - ) review

The Mercedes-Benz C-Class is the German premium brand’s compact executive saloon, and the company’s biggest seller. The car competes against the BMW 3 Series and Audi A4.
Review 3 weeks ago

Hyundai Kona Electric SUV (2018 - ) review

The Hyundai Kona Electric mixes the appeal and practicality of a small SUV with the choice of two battery sizes to suit both budget and desired driving range, making it a serious rival to other electric cars like the Nissan Leaf, Volkswagen e-Golf and Renault Zoe.
Best Of 3 weeks ago

Best family cars

Families come in all shapes and sizes, and family cars should too. There are so many options, so which are best?
Best Of 4 weeks ago

Car audio: the coolest sound systems

Want the best possible sound in your car? Then check out some of these tie-ups between carmakers and manufacturers of high-end audio equipment.
2018 Mazda6 Tourer Review 4 weeks ago

Mazda 6 Tourer estate (2018 - ) review

The Mazda 6 is a mid-sized estate that rivals cars like the Ford Mondeo and Vauxhall Insignia Sports Tourer. This model, launched in 2018, is a facelifted version of the car introduced in 2012.
Best Of 4 weeks ago

Best car manufacturer smartphone apps

Pretty much every car manufacturer now has some kind of smartphone connectivity, whether it's a Bluetooth connection, Android Auto or Apple CarPlay. But some go even further than that, and have apps that allow you to park the car remotely, heat or cool it, and check your electric or fuel range.
2018 Mazda6 Review 4 weeks ago

Mazda 6 saloon (2018 - ) review

The Mazda 6 is a mid-sized saloon that rivals cars like the Ford Mondeo and Vauxhall Insignia. This model, launched in 2018, is a facelifted version of the car introduced in 2012.
Best Of 1 month ago

Cheap tax cars

With so many intricacies to the car tax system, it can be a time-consuming job to work out what cars are cheap to tax, so we’ve done the hard work for you.
Advice 1 month ago

How much is my car tax?

It’s a simple question, but the answer is far from straightforward. Let us help navigate the minefield with our guide to taxing your car.
2018 BMW X4 Review 1 month ago

BMW X4 SUV (2018 - ) review

The BMW X4 is an SUV that wants to be a coupe. Think of it as a sportier alternative to the more practical BMW X3, and a close rival for the Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe, Porsche Macan and Range Rover Evoque.
2018 Lexus LS500h Review 1 month ago

Lexus LS 500h Saloon (2017 - ) review

The Lexus LS500h is a hybrid-powered luxury limousine built to offer a distinctively Japanese alternative to German giants like the Mercedes S-Class, BMW 7 Series and Audi A8.
2018 Audi Q8 Review 1 month ago

Audi Q8 SUV (2018 - ) review

The Audi Q8 crowns the company’s SUV range and brings with it more expressive styling and an ultra-modern interior, similar to that of the A8 and A7. Still fancy that Range Rover Sport?
Review 1 month ago

Peugeot Rifter MPV (2018 - ) review

Peugeot sprinkles a dash of SUV flavour into its van-derived family MPV, now called the Rifter. A charming, practical and comfortable machine, it challenges the Citroen Berlingo, Volkswagen Caddy Life, Fiat Doblo and other van-based MPVs.
Kia Ceed Review 1 month ago

Kia Ceed hatchback (2018 - ) review

The Kia Ceed has grown up. Not only has it ditched the apostrophe from its name, it has evolved its design and enhanced its interior quality. It’s even closer to its main hatchback rivals, with more safety systems, a new diesel engine and the prospect of mild hybrid versions to follow. Oh, and it’s still got that seven-year warranty.