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VW Golf 2.0 FSI

VW Golf 2.0 FSI

Best petrol Golf — more refined and more powerful than the 1.6 — but it still can’t compete on the same level as a diesel

7 October 2003
First Drive
Saab 9-5 2.3T

Saab 9-5 2.3T

An interesting leftfield choice for exec buyers breaking from the crowd, but still dynamically off the pace of the Germans

7 October 2003
First Drive
Type-R's mechanicals get less maniacal

Honda Civic Type R first drive review

Revisions to the styling, chassis and steering finally give the rest of the package a chance to keep up with the phenomenal drivetrain

7 October 2003
First Drive
Mazda 3 1.6

Mazda 3 1.6

Impressive advance over outgoing 323, but faces talented new rivals from Ford, Vauxhall and Volkswagen in near future

25 September 2003
First Drive
Lexus LS430

Lexus LS430

Mid-term freshening adds vital six-speed auto to the LS430's inventory, giving livelier performance and only strengthening its luxury car appeal

23 September 2003
First Drive
Renault Megane CC 2.0 VVT

Renault Megane CC 2.0 VVT

Accept the C-C for what it is — a stylish cruiser with a very up-market roof — and it doesn’t disappoint. Thrill seekers look elsewhere

23 September 2003
First Drive

Subaru Legacy 3.0R

Despite a classier interior and the usual brilliant chassis, latest Legacy hampered by standard auto and lack of diesel option

23 September 2003
First Drive
Land Rover Freelander Sport

Land Rover Freelander Sport

Landie's revamp of the interior has been money well spent, while the unchanged mechanics are as sturdy as ever - still best in class, especially the diesel version

16 September 2003
First Drive
Smart Roadster Coupe

Smart Roadster Coupe

Better equipped and more practical than a Roadster. If you can stump up the cash, you’ll enjoy a fine-handling sports car

16 September 2003
First Drive
Streetwise  - cooler than you think

Rover Streetwise

Engaging extension of the Rover 25 model range, designed for those who’d never driven the original. And it works

9 September 2003
First Drive
Citroen C2 1.6 VTR

Citroen C2 1.6 VTR

Mad looks and good ride make the Citroën C2 a strong contender in the supermini class, but its rather lifeless steering spoils the fun

9 September 2003
First Drive

Daewoo Kalos Blue

Despite the sporting intentions the Kalos Blue doesn't live up to its promise. No more than average anywhere.

8 September 2003
First Drive

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