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Best automatic cars
Blue BMW 3 Series driving
Best cars
21 Jul 2021

Best automatic cars

Many people opt for an automatic gearbox for their relaxed driving characteristics, and many are just as efficient as their manual equivalents. Here a…
Best used small cars
Ford Fiesta Mk7
Best cars
9 Jul 2021

Best used small cars

Looking for a small, sensible secondhand buy? We name 10 of the best small used cars
The UK's top 10 best-selling cars
Tesla Model 3 saloon
Best cars
5 Jul 2021

The UK's top 10 best-selling cars

Here we analyse the trends in new car buying patterns and give you a run down of the most popular cars in the UK
Best convertibles
2021 MINI Convertible driving with roof down
Best cars
30 Jun 2021

Best convertibles

The best convertibles aren't just toys for the summer, they can be used all year round. Here's our definitive guide to the drop-tops that offer the be…
Best luxury small cars
BMW 118 M Sport
Best cars
30 Jun 2021

Best luxury small cars

The best luxury small cars are affordable and yet offer the kind of quality, comfort and equipment that used to only be found on large executive cars.
MINI Convertible review
2021 MINI Convertible driving on road
MINI Convertible
30 Jun 2021

MINI Convertible review

"This MINI Convertible is the best yet, delivering the driving fun and style of the hatchback with the added thrill of top-down motoring"
Best small automatic cars
MINI 5-door hatchback
Best cars
30 Jun 2021

Best small automatic cars

You don't have to buy an expensive car to benefit from an automatic gearbox - here are the best small automatic cars to choose if you'd rather not cha…
Best cheap sports cars
Ford Fiesta ST driving around corner
Best cars
25 Jun 2021

Best cheap sports cars

Sports cars deliver superb thrills, but they don’t have to cost a fortune. We’ve listed the best cheap sports cars that shouldn’t break the bank.
The UK's top 10 fastest hot hatchbacks
Mercedes AMG A45 - rear
Hot hatches
25 Jun 2021

The UK's top 10 fastest hot hatchbacks

While hatchbacks might normally be used for trips to the shops, the hot hatch power war has resulted in the fastest models being quicker than most spo…
Cheapest electric cars
Renault Twizy
Electric cars
14 Jun 2021

Cheapest electric cars

Not all EVs are out-of-reach - here are the cheapest electric cars currently on sale.
Best cheap-to-run cars
Toyota Prius front 3/4 cornering
Best cars
10 Jun 2021

Best cheap-to-run cars

Our top 10 rundown details the best and most fuel-efficient cars on sale today
Best hybrid SUVs
Toyota C-HR Nearside
Hybrid cars
10 May 2021

Best hybrid SUVs

The best hybrid 4x4s can be as cheap to run as family hatchbacks, yet also offer the extra space and pace many covet. Our top 10 examines the ones you…
MINI 5-door hatchback review
MINI 5-door hatchback
MINI 5-door hatchback
1 May 2021

MINI 5-door hatchback review

"The MINI hatchback is also available with five doors, making it much more practical for families, while still being fun to drive"
MINI Electric hatchback review
MINI Electric
MINI Electric hatchback
1 May 2021

MINI Electric hatchback review

"The MINI Electric is quick and stylish but its shortcomings mean you may not want it as your only car”
2021 MINI John Cooper Works gets a facelift
2021 MINI John Cooper Works
MINI John Cooper Works hatchback
21 Apr 2021

2021 MINI John Cooper Works gets a facelift

The MINI John Cooper Works has been given a makeover that includes styling tweaks and extra tech
Last petrol MINI to be launched in 2025
Yellow MINI driving - side view
MINI Countryman
17 Mar 2021

Last petrol MINI to be launched in 2025

MINI’s UK range will be completely electric by the end of the decade
MINI Countryman and Clubman get new Shadow Edition models
MINI Countryman and Clubman Shadow Edition
MINI
10 Feb 2021

MINI Countryman and Clubman get new Shadow Edition models

Exclusive styling tweaks and extra equipment for MINI Shadow Edition models
Facelifted 2021 MINI hatchback range arrives
Facelifted MINI range
MINI
26 Jan 2021

Facelifted 2021 MINI hatchback range arrives

MINI hatch, convertible and MINI Electric updated with new colours and extra kit
Special edition cars: the best, worst and weirdest
Jeep Cherokee SUV
15 Dec 2020

Special edition cars: the best, worst and weirdest

Take a look at the best and most memorable special edition cars
MINI Countryman Boardwalk limited edition revealed
MINI Countryman
9 Dec 2020

MINI Countryman Boardwalk limited edition revealed

Only 325 Boardwalk Editions will be produced, boasting exclusive styling updates and extra kit
Best small electric cars
Best cars
24 Nov 2020

Best small electric cars

Looking for a compact, zero-emissions car? These are the best small electric cars on sale
MINI Countryman Plug-in Hybrid SUV review
MINI Countryman hybrid
24 Sep 2020

MINI Countryman Plug-in Hybrid SUV review

“The MINI Countryman plug-in hybrid is not only cheap to run – particularly for business drivers – it’s desirable and good to drive, too”
Honda e vs MINI Electric: rivals comparison
Honda e
27 Jul 2020

Honda e vs MINI Electric: rivals comparison

Both are retro-themed small electric cars but how does the MINI Electric compare with its nearest rival, the Honda e?
Facelifted 2020 MINI Countryman: John Cooper Works launched
2020 MINI Countryman John Cooper Works cornering
MINI Countryman
22 Jul 2020

Facelifted 2020 MINI Countryman: John Cooper Works launched

Styling tweaks and 302bhp JCW model for updated MINI Countryman range
MINI John Cooper Works GP hatchback
MINI John Cooper Works GP hatchback
30 Jun 2020

MINI John Cooper Works GP hatchback

"It might not be the most polished hot hatchback but the MINI JCW GP is fast and exciting"
MINI Countryman SUV
MINI Countryman
29 Jun 2020

MINI Countryman SUV

"With a big boot and lots of space, the distinctive-looking MINI Countryman is a well rounded and fun-to-drive family car"
Top 3 used plug-in hybrid family cars for £20,000
BMW 330e hybrid saloon
5 Jun 2020

Top 3 used plug-in hybrid family cars for £20,000

“Dear Carbuyer, I’ve got £20,000 to spend on a family car, and I want a plug-in hybrid. What would you recommend?”
Top 3 used small hot hatches for £8,500
Ford Fiesta ST hatchback
22 May 2020

Top 3 used small hot hatches for £8,500

“Dear Carbuyer, I want a small hot hatch that won’t cost a fortune to insure. What are my options for £8,500?”
MINI Clubman estate
MINI Clubman
6 May 2020

MINI Clubman estate

“With its unconventional styling and twin boot doors, the MINI Clubman offers an appealingly left-field alternative to the traditional family hatchbac…
Top 3 used luxury small cars for £15,000
Top 3 used luxury small cars - Audi A1 Sportback, MINI Cooper, Volkswagen Polo
Audi A1 Sportback hatchback
21 Feb 2020

Top 3 used luxury small cars for £15,000

I want a small luxury car for £15,000. It must have a nice interior and plenty of equipment as standard. What do you recommend?
MINI Cooper
MINI
13 Feb 2020

MINI Cooper

The MINI Cooper brings a welcome dose of extra performance to the MINI, without adversely affecting insurance premiums too much.
Top 3 used quick estates for £15,000
Skoda Octavia vRS estate
24 Jan 2020

Top 3 used quick estates for £15,000

“Dear Carbuyer, I want a performance estate to cover long journeys with enough room for my cello. What are my options for £15,000?”
MINI hatchback
MINI
22 Jan 2020

MINI hatchback

“The MINI hatchback is stylish and has lots of character, plus it’s cheap to run and enjoyable to drive. It’s a bit cramped in the back, though”
New special-edition MINI Sidewalk Convertible breaks cover
MINI Sidewalk Convertible driving on beach with roof down
MINI Convertible
7 Jan 2020

New special-edition MINI Sidewalk Convertible breaks cover

Limited to 150 examples, the MINI Sidewalk Convertible gets styling tweaks and a powerful engine
Hardcore MINI JCW GP powers in with 302bhp
MINI
19 Nov 2019

Hardcore MINI JCW GP powers in with 302bhp

New MINI John Cooper Works GP is most powerful front-wheel-drive MINI ever