Scala name confirmed for new Skoda hatchback

October 16 2018

Skoda has confirmed that its next model will be named ‘Scala’ – the Latin word for ‘stairs’ or ‘ladder’. The new Scala will be a mid-sized hatchback – the brand’s first real foray into this category – and should go head-to-head with some of Britain’s best-selling models such as the Ford Focus and Volkswagen Golf.


Volkswagen’s Golf R Estate is a great combination of pace and space

October 9 2018

What is it? The Volkswagen Golf R is known as one of the most capable, all-weather-ready hot hatches currently on sale, offering huge performance in a practical and well-built package. However, what if you need a little more space from your performance hatch? Enter the Golf R Estate. Delivering the same ferocious power as the hatchback, but allowing a little more space for luggage or larger items, means this is one performance Golf which is suited to pretty much any occasion.