The latest car reviews, news and advice from our team

Feature 5 months ago

Cars from movies

With Oscars season upon us, now’s the perfect time to “recognise excellence in cinematic achievements” by ranking some of the greatest cars from movies ever. Do you agree with our list?
Guide 5 months ago

Great cars on PCP deals

The PCP – or Personal Contract Purchase – is a very popular way of buying a new car. Here are some of the best cars you can buy on a PCP deal.
2019 Suzuki Jimny Review 5 months ago

Suzuki Jimny SUV (2018 - ) review

The Suzuki Jimny is a small off-roader rather than a small SUV; subtle distinction, that. It’s not as comfortable or as civilised as a Renault Captur or a Kia Stonic, but nothing else of the Jimny’s size or price will get you further into the wilderness.
Best Of 5 months ago

Best MPVs

The best people-carriers are super versatile, but don't skimp on style or excitement...
Skoda Kodiaq Best Of 5 months ago

Best seven-seater cars

There are plenty of great seven-seat cars available, with loads of room for everyone, that are also practical, fun to drive, and comfortable. Here are our favourites.
2019 Mercedes-AMG GT four-door Coupe Review 5 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.
Guide 5 months ago

How do I lease a car using contract hire (PCH)?

This is a method of leasing rather than getting finance to buy, but it’s still a way of getting a new car for affordable monthly payments. You pay a deposit and monthly instalments, both of which tend to be lower than with HP or PCP, but never own the car. At the end of the agreement, hand it back, or sign up to another agreement.
Advice 5 months ago

Driving in Italy

Stay legal and safe when enjoying Italy’s beautiful roads. Our guide to driving in Italy includes the documents you’ll need, Italian road etiquette and more.
2019 Porsche 911 Review 5 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.
2019 Kia Proceed Review 5 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.
Guide 5 months ago

Bad credit car finance

If you’re looking to buy a new car, but your credit score isn’t very good, there are still potential options out there for you.
Classic muscle cars include Ford Mustangs (pictured) Guide 5 months ago

Muscle cars

Muscle cars are brash, noisy and wildly popular in the US. Meet the most powerful muscle cars, classics from the muscle car era and more.
Feature 5 months ago

Katie Piper Car Confessions

Presenter, philanthropist and author Katie Piper joins Reggie Yates in a Tesla Model S. On the road, they talk about Katie’s charity campaigns, two autobiographies and her children.
Toyota RAV4 Review 5 months ago

Toyota RAV4 SUV (2019 - ) review

The RAV4 is a long-established name in the world of SUVs, and aims to take the fight to cars like the Honda CR-V, Skoda Kodiaq and Mazda CX-5. This latest version comes only as a hybrid model.
Guide 5 months ago

What is tyre speed rating?

A tyre speed rating shows the maximum speed a tyre is legally approved for. Learn where to find it, how to test it and more in Auto Trader’s comprehensive guide.