Cup modifications are a big improvement for the Megane 225, and it saves you money too.
Fastest ever Smart, but pricey
Elegant, well-made, thoughtfully detailed and loses little to the saloon — but hardly a beast of burden.
Hardly likely to win any street races, but reasonable value.
Sport model looks reasonable, but big wheels and sports suspension ruin ride and 2.0-litre diesel lacks refinement.
Attention-grabbing Toyota not for shrinking violets.
Fascinating technology makes sense for packaging and safety, but will require separate driving schools.
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Great new diesel gives A8 stonking acceleration and effortless cruising ability. Makes the petrol version look ordinary.
It's a shame the new Leon has lost the old car's chunky looks, but it does seem to have retained its verve. A fine car, and competitive pricing will seal the deal.
A car with real ability and character. Anyone ordering one of the rivals needs to test drive this Jaguar first.
Crossfire's great looks are ruined by crass spoiler, supercharged engine adds pace but dynamics remain flawed.
A funky city car with a different feel, and one that makes the Smart Fourtwo seem pointless.