UK Drive: Audi’s updated Q3 gives buyers a well-rounded SUV option

January 4 2019

What is it? The UK’s car buying community is gobbling up compact SUVs at a fearsome rate, with the likes of the Volvo XC40 and Jaguar’s E-Pace showing that people really do like a premium badge and a high ride height more than most things. It’s why this new Q3 is so crucial to Audi, as it’s an offering in a drastically growing segment.


Road Test of the Year 2018: Jaguar I-Pace

December 28 2018

The future’s electric – that’s what many car manufacturers would have you believe. In recent years, there’s been a surge (excuse the pun) in the adoption of plug-power, and Jaguar is the one of the latest to join the electro-fray with this, the I-Pace.


First drive: The Hyundai Tucson 48V does the job without much pretention

December 24 2018

What is it? This is the top-end version of Hyundai’s Tucson – fitted with an all-new powertrain for the brand. It’s a mild-hybrid unit, but fitted to a diesel engine. That means it’s not going to resonate well with your traditional hybrid buyer, but should instead appeal to those who simply want a slightly more powerful, more versatile diesel engine.


UK Drive: Honda’s updated CR-V stands out in a crowded market

November 5 2018

What is it? The Honda CR-V has been around since 1995, and is now one of the world’s best-selling SUVs. It’s gone on to become sleeker, more efficient and quieter too. It’s now been updated for 2018, adding a more distinctive look as well as better levels of standard equipment and technology. Comfort is still the name of the game, though, just as it was with the original car back in ’95.