Car News, Hot Hatch Corner

Renault release 2017 Megane RS

12 Sep , 2017  

It’s finally here. The rather massive Megane R.S. Gone is the sleek coupe, so we’re stuck/left with this. The specs are as follows: First in the hot hatch segment to receive 4CONTROL four-wheel steering All-new 280hp engine with 390Nm of torque Now with two transmissions – either 6-speed manual or 6-speed EDC automatic Inspired by […]

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Car Features

Why the FK2 is THE best Honda Civic Type R EVER

5 Aug , 2017  

Now the title is a bold statement to make, I know that. I’ve never driven an EP3, but I’ve sampled everything thereafter. The FN2 was lardy as fuck. A ton of extra weight (nearly 16 stone?!) and barely a hint of more horses led it to be rather underwhelming. That could be what scared Honda […]

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Car Reviews, Hatchback, Sports

2017 DS 3 Performance Black Edition Review

7 Jul , 2017  

When thinking of the DS 3, performance doesn’t really spring to mind. Matt black with gold accents certainly isn’t the order of the day. Special editions, collaborations with makeup brands and a car squarely aimed at the female side of the population is more suiting to its nature. The last performance model appeared when the […]

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Car Reviews, Hatchback

VW Golf GTi Review 2017

30 Mar , 2017  

It could be argued that a VW Golf GTi is all the car you’ll ever need. Decent performance and space for the family, what else do you want in life? We went to check out the facelift mark 7, to see if it truly is the only car you need in your life. Starting at […]

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Car Reviews, Hatchback, Sports

Peugeot 308 GTi Review

1 Oct , 2016  

Peugeot are back with a family sized hot hatch. The last time this happened it was 1997 and the 306 GTi-6 would hit 60 from a standstill in 8.5 seconds. Oh how times have changed. This latest performance 30X model has had the 270 BHP RCZ R engine shoehorned into it. From just a 1.6 […]

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Car News

Peugeot 308 GTi Revealed Ahead Of Goodwood Debut

19 Jun , 2015  

The hot version of the Peugeot 308 is finally here using the GTi name as opposed to the R badge of the concepts. The newly revived Peugeot Sport division has taken its time on the GTi so what can the new hot hatch promise? Will it be worth the wait? On the outside, for some, […]

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Car News

2016 Ford Focus RS Unveiled

3 Feb , 2015  

It appears 2015/2016 is a year all about change for Ford, especially with regard to its spicier automotive offerings. A Mustang can now be legitimately purchased in the UK  in right hand drive and with a turbocharged four cylinder ‘ecoboost’ engine, no less, whilst a new GT is on the way with turbo V6 power. The […]

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Car News

2015 Audi RS3 Breaks Cover

16 Dec , 2014  

Here it is then, the long awaited second generation RS3, and the formula doesn’t appear to have changed an awful lot. In terms of power train, this is a cause for celebration. That seminal 5 cylinder turbo lump was one of this cars rather dynamically flawed predecessors few redeeming features. Needless to say they’ve gone […]

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