Honda Civic Type R
Mar20

Honda Civic Type R

Hannah Gordon checks out Honda’s hottest hatch the Civic Type R What is it? The ‘demonic’ looking hot hatch is back and carrying with it a big haul of awards naming it as the best in its class. Who is it aimed at? It may have five-doors and a decent size boot but this car is all about power and driver enjoyment whilst pushing it to its limits, it does settle down enough to enable sensible family outings but make sure the kids...

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Alfa Romeo MiTo 1.3 JTDM-2
Jan08

Alfa Romeo MiTo 1.3 JTDM-2

Does Alfa’s MiTo live up to its stylish good looks asks Hannah Gordon What is it? The smallest vehicle in Alfa Romeo’s stable that not only looks good but claims some pretty huge economy figures.   Who is it aimed at? A three-door hatchback the MiTo is looking to gatecrash the Ford Fiesta and Vauxhall Corsa party, aimed at the younger market with its sporty looks and small engines. The Alfa Romeo MiTo has the trendy looks that would...

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Honda HR-V 1.6 i-DTEC
Dec03

Honda HR-V 1.6 i-DTEC

Honda’s HR-V was the original mini SUV but how does it stack up against rivals asks Hannah Gordon What is it? A mini SUV that goes head-to-head with the popular Nissan Juke, Vauxhall Mokka and Renault Captur.   Who is it aimed at? The Honda HR-V benefits from bundles of interior space which overshadows its rivals, it also has the added extra of the ‘magic seat’ system which gives even more space. Perfect for a small family...

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Nissan Micra 0.9  5dr
Sep26

Nissan Micra 0.9 5dr

The new Micra is worlds apart from the car it replaces writes Geraldine Herbert What is it?   Nissan’s Micra has been a popular choice with UK drivers for over three decades but despite its pint-sized practicality, affordability and legendary reliability the Micra has never been a car destined to improve your street cred, until now that was. Styling?  Long gone are the cute lines, the curiously high-mounted headlights and cheeky face,...

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Fiat 124 Spider
Jul23

Fiat 124 Spider

Hannah Gordon reviews the Fiat 124 Spider, does it drive as good as it looks?   What is it? A two seater sports car with the chassis and suspension of a Mazda MX5 and the audacious styling and engine from Fiat.   Who is it aimed at? Definitely not a family car, but the Fiat 124 is a nice little sporty number with just two seats a tiny boot and the ability to have its top down when the English weather allows! If you’re a fan of...

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Peugeot 3008 GT
Jun25

Peugeot 3008 GT

The Peugeot 3008 was recently crowned European Car of the Year 2017 so is it a worthy winner asks Hannah Gordon What is it? The Peugeot 3008 is a mid sized cross over with plenty of new tech, it even won European Car of the Year in 2017 so I am expecting great things.   Who is it aimed at? Its a trendy looking car with amples of useable space and practicality, it would suit a growing family or young couple looking to upgrade from...

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