Power for the Seat Ibiza Cupra currently comes from a 177bhp 1.4 TSI engine

New 1.8 TSI engine for Seat Ibiza Cupra

Revised version of Ibiza hot hatch set to ditch 1.4 engine and auto gearbox in favour of a 1.8 and a manual when it's launched later this year

2 June 2015
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Long-term Renault Twingo

Renault Twingo long-term review

Renault has turned the traditional small car formula on its head. Or rather, back-to-front. We're spending six months in this quirky city car, to see if rear-engined and rear-drive is actually an inspired idea

2 June 2015
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2015 Renault Twingo
Nobuhiro ‘Monster’ Tajima with the Tajima Rimac E-Runner Concept_One

Rimac eyes Pikes Peak electric car record with 1455bhp racer

Croatian electric car specialist builds four-wheel-drive hillclimb special that can cover 0-62mph in 2.2sec

2 June 2015
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Pikes Peak
2015 Volkswagen Golf Bluemotion TSI review

2015 Volkswagen Golf Bluemotion TSI review

The first petrol-powered VW Bluemotion model uses an all-new 1.0-litre three-cylinder engine that undermines the case for diesel

2 June 2015
First Drive
The DS 6 Wild Rubis concept was shown at the 2014 Beijing motor show

DS brand plans saloons and SUVs for the future

The future DS line-up will shift to saloons and SUVs as it bids to move upmarket

1 June 2015
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New cars
Five pre-production versions of the Avocet have been made

For sale: British sports car company

The Avocet, a 150bhp Ford-powered lightweight sports car, has been put up for sale by its owners, who say it is fully engineered and ready for production

1 June 2015
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Motoring

Japanese Mitsuoka Roadster launched in UK

Mitsuoka Roadster pays tribute to classic British roadsters, and uses Mazda MX-5 underpinnings

1 June 2015
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New cars
Hot new Peugeot 308 GTi to get 266bhp
The warm 308 GT was revealed at the Paris motor show in October 2014

Hot new Peugeot 308 GTi confirmed for Goodwood debut

Peugeot confirms new range-topping 308 variant will appear at the Goodwood Festival of Speed later this month

1 June 2015
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Goodwood Festival of Speed

2015 Coventry Motofest show gallery

Second-ever Motofest plays host to a dazzling array of road and race cars, many of which took to the event's 1.5-mile street circuit

1 June 2015
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Motorsport
A new drifting category has been added for this year

Goodwood Festival of Speed 2015 preview

The motoring extravaganza returns to the Goodwood Estate in June, with Mazda taking centre stage and plenty of new metal on display

1 June 2015
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Goodwood Festival of Speed

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    First Drive
    2 June 2015
    The first petrol-powered VW Bluemotion model uses an all-new 1.0-litre three-cylinder engine that undermines the case for diesel
  • First Drive
    31 May 2015
    Seat's supermini gets news engines, a smarter cabin, more tech and some minor chassis tweaks. Styling remains unchanged, though
  • First Drive
    29 May 2015
    New compact Vauxhall shows lots of promise, but sluggish performance and intrusive road noise leave it trailing its rivals
  • First Drive
    28 May 2015
    BMW's luxurious coupé has been given a style refresh and more equipment. This is our first chance to drive the popular 640d Coupe on UK roads
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    28 May 2015
    We drive Ssangyong's new small SUV, which isn't up with the best in class but is certainly worth consideration as a budget option