2020 Mini GP JCW revealed
Wider track, dropped suspension, a stripped-out interior, and those wheel spats... The new Mini John Cooper Works GP is finally here
Mountune takes Volkswagen Golf GTI to 306bhp
Healthy power and torque increases, plus a security mode, for only £715
Toyota Yaris GR-4 hot hatchback teased – successor to the GRMN and a true WRC homologation special
Gazoo Racing to follow up its 2019 WRC championship with an all-new car based on the GR-4 hot hatch
BMW M2 CS revealed to rival Porsche Cayman GT4
The range-topping BMW M2 CS is finally here, with specs to match Porsche's 718 Cayman GT4
Hyundai i30 N v the North Coast 500
Steve Sutcliffe has never driven the North Coast 500, so Adam Towler took him for a Scottish adventure in a pair of Hyundai’s latest hot hatches
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Renault Megane RS vs Honda Civic Type R vs Volkswagen Golf R
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All-new Audi RS3 spied testing
We’re still yet to see the next-generation 2020 A3, but Audi Sport isn’t wasting any time getting the new RS3 in shape in the meantime
Updated 2020 Hyundai i30 N spied before reveal early next year
Brilliant Korean hot hatchback is about to get some new clothes and a dual-clutch transmission
All-electric Renault Zoe RS to replace Clio RS?
Renault bosses reveal that a hot variant of the all-electric Zoe could be on the way to replace the Clio RS
Renault Mégane RS review – capable of toppling the Civic Type R?
It might not drive like the other Renault Sport Méganes we’ve known and loved, but this version is still mightily impressive
Hyundai i30 Fastback N versus the Nurburgring
We brought the Hyundai i30 Fastback back to its spiritual home in Germany's Eifel mountains, where there is a racing track you might well have heard o…
Limited-run Abarth 695 70th Anniversary unveiled
Abarth has revealed yet another special-edition 695, this time with a race-inspired adjustable spoiler
Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR - price and specs
The Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR to sign off the current Golf GTI before the all-new Mk8
2020 Abarth 595 Pista arrives with 162bhp
The supermini has been given a new Garrett turbocharger, paint options and tweaks inside
2019 Renault Megane Trophy R 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.
2020 Renault Mégane RS spied testing ahead of reveal
Mégane RS spotted high-altitude testing in Spain with a fresh new look
Honda Civic Type R review - ignore the looks, this is an astounding hot hatch
Aesthetically displeasing perhaps, but the FK8 Civic Type R is magnificent. An honest real-world superhero
2019 Ford Fiesta ST Performance Edition review - did the best just get better?
Ford's already brilliant Fiesta ST has been given some choice upgrades and a familiar new livery, but is the Performance Edition worth the extra cost?
Hyundai N Performance track day
Forty evo subscribers were invited to Brands Hatch to try Hyundai’s new i30 N and i30 Fastback N models.
Mini John Cooper Works review
The JCW is certainly fast and relatively sophisticated for a hot hatch but it’s doesn’t quite have the fun factor of its chief rival
Hyundai i30 N review
A deeply impressive first attempt at a proper hot hatch. Fastback model adds to the i30 N's repertoire
2019 Audi RS3 review – no longer the hottest of hatchbacks
Audi’s RS3 and RS3 Saloon have been rejigged to meet new emissions laws, but it hasn’t upset the recipe
SEAT Leon review
SEAT's Leon is much more than a Volkswagen Golf understudy