In-depth reviews

Mazda MX-5 review
Mazda MX-5 convertible

Mazda MX-5 review

The Mazda MX-5 is better than ever, a distillation of the sports car that has matured into a brilliant little roadster
19 Nov 2020
Jaguar F-type R review
Jaguar F-Type

Jaguar F-type R review

The updated Jaguar F-type appeals on style and image, but there’s no escaping its age against razor-sharp rivals
19 Nov 2020
Audi A3 review
Audi A3
Audi A3

Audi A3 review

The Audi A3 is now perilously close to losing its premium status in a competitive hatchback market
11 Nov 2020
Volkswagen Golf 7 R review (2013-2020)
Volkswagen Golf R hatchback

Volkswagen Golf 7 R review (2013-2020)

The Golf R turned from a flat-footed heavyweight to a dynamic and spritely hot hatchback. It’s brilliant, but not the best hot Golf of its generation …
3 Nov 2020
BMW M4 review
BMW M4 coupe

BMW M4 review

In the face of talented rivals, the M4 remains a solid, sophisticated option for keen drivers
7 Oct 2020
Ford Fiesta ST review
2018 Ford Fiesta ST - rear
Ford Fiesta ST hatchback

Ford Fiesta ST review

It might be more sophisticated, but the new Fiesta ST is just as fun as its predecessor
29 Sep 2020
Ford Focus review – everyday hero back to its best
Ford Focus ST-Line - rear
Ford Focus Hatchback

Ford Focus review – everyday hero back to its best

It may not be quite as sharp as its predecessor, but Ford filled in the gaps making for an impressive family hatchback
17 Sep 2020
Ford Fiesta review – still the best supermini?
Ford Fiesta hatchback

Ford Fiesta review – still the best supermini?

Britain’s most popular car also happens to be one of its most accessible driver’s cars
20 Aug 2020
Hyundai i30 N review – verdict, prices and rivals
Hyundai i30 N
Hyundai i30 N hatchback

Hyundai i30 N review – verdict, prices and rivals

An superbly entertaining, charismatic and playful hot hatchback that shows its deep-rooted rivals a thing or two
22 Jul 2020
Range Rover review – verdict, specs and rivals
Range Rover SUV

Range Rover review – verdict, specs and rivals

The modern Range Rover continues to define the luxury SUV just as its ancestors did, and despite strong rivals is still something special
20 Jul 2020
Porsche Panamera review – verdict, specs and prices
Porsche Panamera hatchback

Porsche Panamera review – verdict, specs and prices

A fast, sophisticated and capable flagship that entertains when the road gets challenging, just choose your powertrain carefully
9 Jul 2020
Polestar 2 review – verdict, specs and prices
Polestar 2

Polestar 2 review – verdict, specs and prices

Another sign electric cars are maturing to become competent and clever. But while the Polestar 2 makes a great everyday car, it’s still no performance…
8 Jul 2020
Audi S3 review
Audi S3 Sportback - Front
Audi S3 hatchback

Audi S3 review

The Audi S3 is fast and well built, but lacks the character or outright handling brilliance so many in this class portray
8 Jul 2020
Jaguar F-type review
Jaguar F-type 400 Sport front three quarters tracking
Jaguar F-Type coupe

Jaguar F-type review

Fast and attractive with a real feel-good factor, the F-type is the perfect alternative to German rivals
7 Jul 2020
Audi RS4 Avant review – verdict, specs and prices
Audi RS4

Audi RS4 Avant review – verdict, specs and prices

The Audi RS4 isn’t as dynamic or exciting as its rivals, but as an everyday performance car it’s a superb package that looks the part
24 Jun 2020
Mercedes-AMG E63 S review
Mercedes E63 AMG

Mercedes-AMG E63 S review

The new Mercedes-AMG E63 S isn’t just a German four-door muscle car – it’s exciting, edgy and captivating too
4 Jun 2020
Audi R8 review
Audi R8 coupe

Audi R8 review

Standard or Performance, coupe or Spyder – the current R8 is a quality, exciting and thoroughly involving supercar
22 May 2020
Skoda Octavia vRS (2014-2019) review
Skoda Octavia vRS 245 Estate - Front
Skoda Octavia vRS

Skoda Octavia vRS (2014-2019) review

Not the most fun, but well-rounded and good value too
21 May 2020
BMW i8 review
BMW i8 coupe

BMW i8 review

Can BMW's performance hybrid deliver conventional sports car thrills?
21 May 2020
BMW M5 Competition F90 review
BMW M5 saloon

BMW M5 Competition F90 review

The BMW M5 is now only available in Competition trim in the UK, but this is no bad thing as it remains a finer-honed version of the standard M5
15 May 2020
Jaguar F-Pace review
Jaguar F-Pace - Rear
Jaguar F-Pace SUV

Jaguar F-Pace review

The F-Pace's armoury is well equipped to take on the Porsche Macan
14 May 2020
Audi A1 review
Audi A1 hatchback

Audi A1 review

A1 exhibits all the usual Audi traits, but lacks any real fun factor.
1 May 2020
Aston Martin Vantage review
Aston Martin Vantage UK - front
Aston Martin Vantage coupe

Aston Martin Vantage review

Fast and fun Vantage is very different to its predecessor, but fun, and faster than ever
30 Apr 2020
Alfa Romeo 4C Spider review
Alfa Romeo 4C Spider convertible

Alfa Romeo 4C Spider review

Removeable roof and styling tweaks add a new layer to the 4C's appeal, but the Spider is still a flawed sports car
29 Apr 2020
Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio review
Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio

Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio review

Delivers as the most exciting performance SUV on sale, but has a few more rough edges than many rivals
29 Apr 2020
Alfa Romeo Giulia review
Alfa Romeo Giulia - front driving shot 2
Alfa Romeo Giulia saloon

Alfa Romeo Giulia review

In such a competitive marketplace, the Giulia holds its own and represents Alfa’s best effort in years.
28 Apr 2020
Abarth 124 Spider review
Abarth 124 Spider convertible

Abarth 124 Spider review

Flawed but boisterous; fun and with plenty of character, its problem is a lack of finesse and its dreary engine
28 Apr 2020
New Audi RS6 2020 review
Audi RS6

New Audi RS6 2020 review

The RS6 is truly now an all-round package – practical, comfortable, fast, and fun
28 Apr 2020
McLaren 720S review
McLaren 720S review
McLaren 720S coupe

McLaren 720S review

evo’s 2017 Car of the Year is as capable and appealing today as it was then
22 Apr 2020
BMW 2-series Gran Coupe review
BMW 2 Series

BMW 2-series Gran Coupe review

Composed, comfortable and quick, but the 2-series Gran Coupe is short on dynamic flair
16 Apr 2020
Alfa Romeo Stelvio review
Alfa Romeo Stelvio (rear) on the Stelvio Pass
Alfa Romeo Stelvio SUV

Alfa Romeo Stelvio review

Impressively dynamic and desirable SUV undone by quality niggles and odd styling.
15 Apr 2020
Porsche 918 Spyder review
Porsche 918 Spyder
Porsche 918 convertible

Porsche 918 Spyder review

A paragon of technology, but huge fun at the same time
15 Apr 2020
Toyota GT86 review
Toyota GT 86 coupe

Toyota GT86 review

Increasingly rare accessible rear wheel drive thrills
7 Apr 2020
Porsche Macan review
Porsche Macan SUV

Porsche Macan review

Rivals have caught up, but the Macan remains an engaging and appealing sports SUV
31 Mar 2020
Porsche 718 Cayman review
Porsche 718 Cayman coupe

Porsche 718 Cayman review

As brilliant as ever, and the six-cylinder GT4 has eased the sour taste of the four-cylinder models
24 Feb 2020
Alpine A110 review
Alpine A110 coupe

Alpine A110 review

The Alpine A110 is a refreshing tonic to Teutonic rivals. Agile, fast and gorgeous to look at, it almost justifies its hefty price tag
6 Feb 2020