Best cheap hot hatchbacks

Need a car that delivers on power as well as practicality? You could do worse than these cheap hot hatches

There comes a point in every motorist’s life where the need for a practical car becomes inescapable. For some it happens the moment they pass their test, while others manage to hold off for a while longer until growing families and stretched finances take their toll.

But while the inevitable will catch up with everyone, that shouldn’t mean that you have to do without a car Continue reading “Best cheap hot hatchbacks”

The fastest road cars in the world 2018

Join the 200mph+ club, as we round up the fastest road cars on sale in 2018

In the past, if you wanted a fast car, you’d need something expensive and rare that could hit 200mph. But with the Koenigsegg Agera RS clocking 277.9mph to be the fastest production car on sale in 2018, 200mph is merely seen as just another figure to pass on the way to astronomical speeds.

The Agera RS is the latest in a long line of speed machines to set a new record. It added another 20mph to the top speed in Continue reading “The fastest road cars in the world 2018”

What is the fastest car in the world?

The history of the models that have claimed to be the fastest production cars in the world

The Koenigsegg Agera RS is the fastest car in the world, according to the official record books. The Swedish hypercar maker broke the existing record, which was set in 2010 by the Bugatti Veyron Super Sport, by 10mph in 2017, with a speed of 277.9mph. However, while it took seven years for the record to be broken, it’s likely that the Agera RS (below) won’t hold on to it for as long, because a number of Continue reading “What is the fastest car in the world?”

Best hot hatchbacks 2018

The best hot hatches offer giant-killing performance and a gripping drive, all wrapped in a user-friendly package. Here they are…

While hot hatchbacks are not the fastest cars in a straight line, the newest generation still provide bags of performance at an affordable price point. But which are the best hot hatches on sale today?

Fortunately, the modern motorist has an excellent selection of hot hatches to choose from, ranging from the small and sporty Peugeot 208 GTi, to the larger, Continue reading “Best hot hatchbacks 2018”

Best low emissions green cars 2018

Low emissions and good fuel economy go hand-in-hand – here are 10 cars that deliver low everyday running costs

Green cars have never really caught on in terms of colours, but green is a very important shade if you’re talking about low emissions and the running costs that go with them. So here we’ve highlighted 10 of the best green cars currently on sale in the UK from a variety of categories.

For green cars, that translates into low polluting models, and if you’re environmentally Continue reading “Best low emissions green cars 2018”

Fastest Nurburgring lap times 2018: quickest cars and lap records

Check out the top 10 fastest production cars around the fearsome Nurburgring Nordschleife circuit in Germany

The Nurburgring has long been a race track held in high regard by petrolheads around the world. But in recent times the famous Nurburgring Nordschleife circuit has become a key testing ground for manufacturers developing their latest and greatest production cars. Subsequently, chasing fast lap times and the title of ‘fastest production car around the Nurburgring’ adds a certain Continue reading “Fastest Nurburgring lap times 2018: quickest cars and lap records”

Best company cars £25,000 to £35,000

Here are the best company cars between £25,000-£35,000Nissan Leaf 

Model: Nissan Leaf N-Connecta 40kWh
Price: £30,490 (£25,990 inc. Govt grant)
P11D price/2018/19 charge: £30,435/13%
Drivetrain/power: Electric motor/148bhp
CO2/official range: 0g/km/217 miles
0-62mph/top speed: 7.9 seconds/90mph
Monthly BiK Bill high rate: £132
Monthly BiK Bill low rate: £66

It’s a sign of just how far ahead of the game Continue reading “Best company cars £25,000 to £35,000”

Best hypercars 2018

They're the pinnacle of engineering, but what goes into the greatest hypercars ever built? Our top 10 reveals all

Unless you’re at a car show, the only time you’re ever likely to see a hypercar in the wild will be on the streets of Monaco or Dubai. But these cars have a far greater reach than they ever used to, as they have moved from the bedroom walls of young petrolheads to their games consoles instead, where instant access means fans can experience their appeal without ever having to Continue reading “Best hypercars 2018”

Best small cars to buy in 2018

Small cars come in all kinds of shapes, if not sizes. Here we highlight ten of the best new small cars on sale

Despite what the headlines say about SUVs selling in their millions, executive cars continuing to raise the bar for technology, and sports cars getting faster all the time, the small car market still makes up the majority of new car sales. That’s why building the best small car on sale remains the ultimate challenge for mainstream car makers.

The new car sales figures released Continue reading “Best small cars to buy in 2018”