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

Alvis 4.3-Litre

Alvis stardust: driving one of the world’s first supercars

As part of a preview of The Classic & Sports Car Show, we drive a rather special 1938 Alvis 4.3-Litre Short Chassis Tourer

2018 Ford Fiesta ST in Performance Blue

Why is the 2018 Ford Fiesta ST such a star car?

A first drive in the 1.5T Fiesta ST new fast Ford for 2018 leaves us breathless

2018 Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid review: demolishing the case for diesel

2018 Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid review: demolishing the case for diesel

We drive the new Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid, a plug-in petrol/electric SUV with 462hp and official CO2 emissions of just 72g/km

Renault Clio Williams

Renault Clio Williams review: the perfect pocket-rocket

Does the Renault Clio Williams deserve its place in the hot hatch hall of fame? Tim Pitt has waited 25 years to find out

Aston Martin Cygnet

Aston Martin Cygnet review: “like a Toyota MR2 masquerading as a Ferrari”

An epic failure when new, is the Aston Martin Cygnet now a misunderstood modern classic?

Suzuki Swift Sport

2018 Suzuki Swift Sport first drive: punchy hot hatch lacks fizz

The Suzuki Swift Sport has grown up with a turbocharged engine. Is that a good thing?

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

Subaru XV

Subaru XV: robust crossover tackles Beast from the East

We add a Subaru XV 2.0i SE Premium Lineartronic to our long-term test fleet

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