The improved five-door DS4 is a dynamic, up-market family hatch that's anything but ordinary. Jonathan Crouch reports.
Mercedes-Benz have been curiously absent from the mid-sized premium SUV market in this country but they're a major player now. This GLC model is the German brand's answer to key cars in this segment - models like the Audi Q5, the BMW X3 and the Range Rover Evoque. The experts at Car & Driving size it up.
If the V40 premium compact hatch, Volvo has at last produced a properly sporty car. Specify it in R-Design trim and it can look exactly that. Jonathan Crouch reports
Volvo has a very credible premium family hatch in the shape of its V40. But how will it stack up in T3 petrol guise? Jonathan Crouch reports
Volvo's handsome V40 is even better looking in revised Cross Country guise. Just make sure you know what you're getting. Jonathan Crouch reports.
Volvo's five-door V40 has proved to be a credible entrant in the premium compact hatch sector against cars like BMW's 1 Series and Audi's A3. Now it's been facelifted and made even more efficient. Jonathan Crouch reports.
The Volvo S60 never needs too much incentivisation but coupling it with minuscule running costs can't fail to appeal. Jonathan Crouch reports on the entry-level D2 diesel variant.
With the improved up!, Volkswagen can offer citycar buyers a very competitive proposition indeed. Jonathan Crouch checks it out
Volkswagen has reinvented the Beetle again. This time round it's bigger and more practical but does it have the force of personality to claim a significant market share? Jonathan Crouch checks out the pokey 1.4 TSI version