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Honda played a key role in creating the hugely-successful SUV sector with the popular CR-V and the latest model is something of a radical revamp, says motoring editor Andy Russell.

Andy Russell

Motoring editor Andy Russell, who has fond memories of owning an early MG Metro, says the new MG3 supermini is another boost for the modern-day brand in terms of driving appeal, value and warranty.

Andy Russell

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Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Vauxhall has revived the GSi badge for its Corsa supermini, 25 years after launching the original. Andy Russell says it looks the part but lacks the performance of rivals.

Andy Russell

Mazda's given its CX-3 a mild update. Tom Wiltshire finds out what's new and whether this compact is still fun to drive.

SUV

The Sportage, now Kia's most popular UK model, marks its 25th anniversary with a facelift and fresh appeal. Motoring editor Andy Russell finds out what makes it so popular.

Andy Russell

Vauxhall has moved into the van-derived people-carrier market with its new Combo Life - it's not pretty but it's certainly spacious and practical, says motoring editor Andy Russell.

road test

Fiat's 500X crossover has been updated - Rebecca Chaplin finds out what difference those changes have made.

road test

Suzuki is now launching the fourth generation of its iconic, lightweight Jimny 4x4 which packs a heavyweight punch off-road. Motoring editor Andy Russell finds out how good it is with an early drive.

Andy Russell

Mitsubishi's Outlander PHEV is the UK's best-selling plug-in hybrid - Ryan Hirons drives the new, improved version of the popular, electrified SUV.

road test

Kia has raised its game with the third-generation Ceed hatchback which closes the gap on the class big guns and is boosted by generous kit, safety features and that long warranty, says motoring editor Andy Russell.

Andy Russell

Tom Wiltshire gets behind the wheel of Citroen's latest Berlingo to see if the van-based multi-purpose vehicle still has a place in today's crossover-dominated market.

Peugeot

Volkswagen's GTI models always feel classy and grown-up and the latest hot Polo is spot on. It's the most powerful, with 200PS and potent performance, but is still a delightfully easy, daily drive, says motoring editor Andy Russell.

Andy Russell

Doctor Who has the Tardis, Peugeot the roomy, practical seven-seat 5008 SUV - both deceptively roomy and ideal for space travel, says motoring editor Andy Russell.

Andy Russell

The Megane RS, the latest hot hatch from Renault, has the performance and boosted dynamic agility to set petrolheads' pulses racing. Jack Evans find out why.

Renault

Volkswagen's third-generation Touareg flagship SUV benefits from a big injection of style, technology and prestige which has done wonders for its image, says motoring editor Andy Russell.

Andy Russell

DS Automobiles is making a fashion statement with its DS 7 Crossback to stand out from the SUV crowd and help establish its standalone brand identity, says motoring editor Andy Russell.

Andy Russell

Honda now offers a 1.6-litre diesel powertrain in its Civic alongside the 1.0 and 1.5-litre petrol models. Tom Wiltshire takes it for a spin.

Honda

Ahead of its 20th anniversary, the Skoda Fabia hatchback and estate have a fresh face and new technology and equipment. Motoring editor Andy Russell drives the talented, no-nonsense small car.

Andy Russell

SEAT has had a significant impact in a short time on the SUV market, following the Ateca with the compact Arona that's big on space and talent, says motoring editor Andy Russell.

Andy Russell

The Sportage is a solid, well-priced SUV from Kia. It's now been updated and gains more technology. Tristan Shale-Hester drives the new mild hybrid version.

road test

Ford celebrates the 20th anniversary of the Ford Focus with a new model that brings new affordable technology and connectivity to the class, says motoring editor Andy Russell.

Andy Russell

The new RX L is first seven-seater Lexus has launched in Europe - Ryan Hirons finds out if this hybrid, luxury SUV makes a big impression too.

test drive

With many manufacturers launching their first pure electric vehicles, EV pioneer Nissan has launched its second-generation Leaf, now a credible alternative to petrol and diesel power, says motoring editor Andy Russell.

Andy Russell

The iconic Ford Mustang has become a big hit since galloping into the UK sports car market and has now been honed to make it even better to drive and live with, says motoring editor Andy Russell.

Andy Russell

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