Reviews

Toyota GR Supra review
Toyota Supra coupe

Toyota GR Supra review

A fast and competent sports car, but short on that final element of engagement that defines a great driver’s car
4 Dec 2020
Ferrari 812 GTS 2020 review – ultimate open-top V12 thrills
Ferrari

Ferrari 812 GTS 2020 review – ultimate open-top V12 thrills

A wonderful combination of near-hypercar pace and open air driving
3 Dec 2020
Tesla Model 3 review – an enthusiast's guide to the groundbreaking electric car
Tesla Model 3

Tesla Model 3 review – an enthusiast's guide to the groundbreaking electric car

The Tesla Model 3 is finally here, but away from the hype we debunk what is, electric or not, one of the most fascinating cars in decades
1 Dec 2020
Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 2020 review – eCoty winner a superstar sports car
Porsche Cayman GT4 coupe

Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 2020 review – eCoty winner a superstar sports car

For a combination of pure driver appeal and value, the Cayman GT4 has no rivals. An instant modern classic, if ever there was one.
1 Dec 2020
BMW M8 Competition review
BMW M8 Competition Coupe

BMW M8 Competition review

BMW M's biggest and most expensive coupe has Aston Martin in its sights, but does the M8 pull it off?
30 Nov 2020
BMW M2 review
BMW M2 coupe

BMW M2 review

The last of its generation, the M2 is a throwback to a golden age of small, rear-wheel-drive performance models from Munich
30 Nov 2020
Skoda Octavia vRS estate 2020 review – still a performance family car sweet spot?
Skoda

Skoda Octavia vRS estate 2020 review – still a performance family car sweet spot?

Latest-generation Octavia vRS takes the new Mk8 Golf GTI’s underpinnings and technology to continue its unlikely performance car lineage
30 Nov 2020
Mercedes-AMG C63 review
Mercedes C63 AMG

Mercedes-AMG C63 review

Still the most focused in its segment, the Mercedes-AMG C63 line-up leaves no stone unturned in pursuit of performance
26 Nov 2020
Tesla Model S review
Tesla Model S hatchback

Tesla Model S review

The Model S exudes the benefits an electric car has over fossil-fuelled alternatives; Supercharger network makes it more usable than ever
25 Nov 2020
Ford Focus RS review
Ford Focus RS hatchback

Ford Focus RS review

The Focus RS impresses with strong performance and great handling
25 Nov 2020
Audi RSQ8 review
Audi Q8

Audi RSQ8 review

Audi Sport’s RSQ8 is its biggest and heaviest model yet, but the brand is on form recently so could this actually be an entertaining SUV?
25 Nov 2020
Lamborghini Urus review
Lamborghini Urus SUV

Lamborghini Urus review

Trying to master so many disciplines in one car is a tough gig, but the Lamborghini Urus makes a reasonable fist of it
24 Nov 2020
Toyota GR Yaris 2020 review - a true homologation superstar
Toyota Yaris

Toyota GR Yaris 2020 review - a true homologation superstar

Toyota’s new road-going rally special is a great drivers’ car of the type we worried we’d never see again. It’s a little gem.
24 Nov 2020
Ford Focus ST review
Ford Focus ST hatchback

Ford Focus ST review

Not quite a class leader, and surprisingly expensive, but the latest Focus ST can be great fun on the right roads
23 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 …
23 Nov 2020
Mercedes-Benz A-class review – high-tech hatch takes aim at 1-series and A3
Mercedes A-Class hatchback

Mercedes-Benz A-class review – high-tech hatch takes aim at 1-series and A3

Now in its fourth generation, the Mercedes A-class is unrecognisable from the car that kicked things off two decades ago.
23 Nov 2020
Aston Martin DBS Superleggera review – a mighty V12 GT with supercar speed
Aston Martin DBS Superleggera

Aston Martin DBS Superleggera review – a mighty V12 GT with supercar speed

The best resolved of the new-era Aston Martins. Huge performance with long distance comfort, wrapped up in a body with real presence
20 Nov 2020
McLaren 600LT review
McLaren 600LT coupe

McLaren 600LT review

More power, more poise, more purity – McLaren at its best
20 Nov 2020
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
Lamborghini Aventador S review
Lamborghini Aventador S

Lamborghini Aventador S review

Can a selection of new chassis tech tame this T-Rex of a Lamborghini V12 supercar?
18 Nov 2020
Renault Megane RS Trophy-R 2020 review - is Renault's record breaker worth its price tag?
Renault Megane RS

Renault Megane RS Trophy-R 2020 review - is Renault's record breaker worth its price tag?

The Trophy R is arguably the most focused, and extreme hot hatch ever made, albeit at a eye-wateringly high price.
17 Nov 2020
BMW M550i 2020 review – the M Performance 5-series has arrived, was it worth the wait?
BMW 5 Series

BMW M550i 2020 review – the M Performance 5-series has arrived, was it worth the wait?

A desirable balance of performance and control, beautifully built and charismatic. One of BMW’s best
12 Nov 2020