The latest car reviews, news and advice from our team

Renault logo Feature 2 months ago

The range explained… Renault

Can’t tell a Clio from a Captur, or a Zoe from a Twizy? Don’t worry, we’ve got everything you need to know about Renault and its cars.
2018 Skoda Fabia Estate Review 2 months ago

Skoda Fabia Estate (2018 - ) review

The Fabia estate adds a larger boot to Skoda’s small hatchback, and in doing so creates a very roomy and practical small car that doesn’t really have any direct rivals.
Best estate cars Best Of 2 months ago

Best estate cars

If you need a plush and practical family car, it might be worth considering an estate...
Feature 2 months ago

Self-driving cars: how good is the technology?

Although the various levels of autonomous driving are now well-established, and the technology is well on its way, legislation still needs to be sorted out before you'll see a fully driverless car on the roads.
Advice 2 months ago

What are WLTP and RDE?

Tougher car emissions tests are on the way. From 1 September 2018, all new cars must go through a more complex and rigorous test called WLTP. But what does that mean, and what does that mean for you?
Advice 2 months ago

Should I buy a diesel car?

It’s a question we get asked a lot at Auto Trader. With the recent demonisation of diesel in the press, #dieselgate, and increasing concern about the environment, it’s no wonder people are confused about whether they should still buy a diesel car. Here’s everything you might want to know.
2017 Ford Ecosport Review 2 months ago

Ford EcoSport SUV (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.
Long-term Review 2 months ago

Living with a... Ford Fiesta

You probably know what we're going to say... the Ford Fiesta is the UK's best-selling car ever. 'But why?' you ask. Digital content editor Rachael Hogg is spending six months with one to find out.
Review 2 months ago

Hyundai Nexo SUV (2018 - ) review

Fuel cell power and hydrogen make the Hyundai Nexo a highly advanced family-sized SUV. It’s all wrapped up in a unique design that is less odd than its nearest rival, the Toyota Mirai.
2017 Toyota Land Cruiser Review 2 months ago

Toyota Land Cruiser SUV (2017 - ) review

The iconic Toyota Land Cruiser is one of the few authentic off-roaders left, but is it still a relevant choice in a world full of hi-tech, luxurious 4x4s?