Our new car reviews help new car buyers research the latest models in plain English. We avoid jargon in our road tests to help you make an informed decision

2018 Aston Martin Vantage

2018 Aston Martin Vantage first drive: pure sports car takes on Porsche

No longer a soft option, Aston Martin’s new Vantage is gunning for the Audi R8 and Porsche 911. We drive it on road and track

Renault 4

Renault 4 GTL review: charming, versatile and very French

Launched in 1961, the Renault 4 could be used for work during the week and take the family away at the weekend

Volvo P1800

Volvo P1800 review: driving the best looking Volvo ever

We try an Italian-inspired, British-built Swedish car that proves old Volvos can be sexy

2018 Ford Mustang

2018 Ford Mustang first drive: there’s still nothing quite like it

The updated MY18 Ford Mustang has sleeker looks, a sharper chassis and a new 10-speed automatic gearbox

Just how reliable is the Citroen C3?

Citroen C3: goodbye to the beige beauty

We’ve given the Citroen C3 a thorough long-term test. Should you buy one over a new Ford Fiesta or Seat Ibiza?

Vauxhall Insignia GSI

2018 Vauxhall Insignia GSI first drive: fun but not fast

GSI badge returns on a warmed-up Insignia. Marketing stunt or desirable performance car?

Kia Stinger GT-S vs. Hyundai i30 N

White goods to white knuckles: Kia Stinger GT-S vs Hyundai i30 N

We head to Zig-Zag Hill to drive the most exciting South Korean cars on the planet: the Kia Stinger GT-S and Hyundai i30 N

Volkswagen Lupo GTI vs. Polo GTI

Pocket rockets: Volkswagen Up GTI vs. retro Lupo GTI

The VW Up GTI is finally here. We drive it back-to-back with the much-loved Lupo GTI in this first UK test.

2018 Citroen C4 Cactus

2018 Citroen C4 Cactus first drive: it’s new, but is it improved?

The new Citroen C4 Cactus boats a trick suspension and lounge-style seats, but in growing up, has it lost some of its unique appeal?