This week's issue of Autocar magazine, dated 23 July 2014, assesses one of the most talked-about new cars of the year – the new BMW 2-series Active Tourer.
We drive the diesel variant of the 2-series Active Tourer in Austria, and get the low down on BMW's intentions for the new vehicle from the manufacturer's sales director Ian Robertson.
Our in-depth road test assesses the new Mercedes-Benz C-class. Can our perennial runner-up in this class behind the BMW 3-series finally reach the top spot? Our expert testers analyse every aspect of the car, from ride and handling through to interior comfort and residual values.
Our long-term test fleet bids goodbye to the Morgan Plus 8, which has kept us mightily entertained over recent months. But does it make a practical ownership proposition in our opinion? Read our verdict in the issue.
The Nissan 200SX is the subject of our used buying guide. If you want an older sports coupé that’s accessible and fun to drive, this sports coupé could be just the ticket, and examples can now be found for as little as £2500