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2012 Hyundai Veloster online configurator

2012 Hyundai Veloster Online Configurator Now Live

We already know the 2012 Hyundai Veloster will set you back at least $18,060 including destination, but now you can know how much the car will cost when kitted out to your exact desire. That’s because an online configurator for the unique sports hatch has just gone live, providing auto... read more

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2010 Volkswagen GTI

Power Boost For MkVII Volkswagen Golf GTI: Report

Development of Volkswagen’s MkVII Golf is well underway, with the new car on track to come onto the market towards the end of next year as a 2013 model. While a... read more July 19, 2011 by


 
2011 Suzuki Swift S-Concept

Suzuki Swift Sport On Sale In Early 2012, But Not In U.S.

The production version of the stylish S-Concept unveiled last March at the 2011 Geneva Motor Show, the highly anticipated Suzuki Swift Sport, is set to go on sale early next... read more July 15, 2011 by


 
2010 Mazda MazdaSPEED3

Which Hot Hatch Is King? #YouTellUs

From the torque-steer laden Mazdaspeed3 to the all-wheel drive Subaru WRX, enthusiasts have a plethora of choices when it comes to buying a hot hatchback. But with so many... read more July 8, 2011 by


 
2011 Chevrolet Aveo (RS Concept, 2010 Detroit Auto Show)

2013 Chevrolet Sonic To Get RS Treatment: Report

At last year's Detroit Auto Show, Chevrolet pulled the sheet off its Aveo RS concept. Since then, the Aveo line has been renamed Sonic, but the RS treatment appears to be... read more June 20, 2011 by


 
2012 MINI John Cooper Works Challenge Edition spy shots

2012 MINI John Cooper Works Challenge Edition Spy Shots

As the current run of MINI Coopers nears an end and the next version enters testing, the company may be prepping a special, final, high-performance edition of the MINI John... read more June 16, 2011 by


 
Volkswagen Golf GTI 35 Edition

Volksagen GTI Edition 35 Coming To U.S.?

Volkswagen's Golf range is already set to get a lot more exciting here in the U.S. with the impending release of the Golf R, but VW may be adding to the mix with an American... read more June 2, 2011 by


 
2012 Ford Focus ST spy shots

2012 Ford Focus ST Spy Shots

Over the next 12 to 18 months or so, we’re about to see two new hot hatches from Ford make their debut, the long-awaited ‘ST’ variants of the latest 2012... read more May 26, 2011 by


 
2013 Ford Fiesta ST Spy Shots

2013 Ford Fiesta ST Spy Shots

We've previously spied Ford testing its new four-cylinder EcoBoost engine in the U.S., with engineers using a sporty variant of the 2011 Ford Fiesta three-door hatchback as... read more May 23, 2011 by


 
2012 Hyundai Veloster

2012 Hyundai Veloster Turbo To Pack 208 Horsepower: Report

Since we first started capturing spy shots of the Hyundai Veloster in action, we've reported a turbocharged version was in the works, and that fact was confirmed at the... read more April 8, 2011 by


 
2011 Ford Fiesta ST spy shots

2013 Ford Fiesta ST To Pack 180-HP EcoBoost Engine?

We've seen the spy shots of Ford's upcoming pint-sized powerhouse, the Fiesta ST. With a turbo four-cylinder under the hood, an aggressive look, and an automotive Napoleon... read more March 31, 2011 by


 
Honda CR-Z Mugen concept

Report: More Powerful Honda CR-Z Hybrid 'Is' Coming

There’s been talk of a more powerful Honda CR-Z in the works ever since the hybrid ‘hot’ hatch was first launched. This was mostly because the car that was... read more March 21, 2011 by


 
2012 Kia Rio Hatchback

Report: Kia Considering High-Performance Rio Hatch

You only have to look at the popularity of such cars as the Volkswagen Golf GTI and Ford Focus ST/RS to understand that there is serious money in the hot-hatch segment. Not... read more March 14, 2011 by


 
2011 Volkswagen Golf R

Breaking: 2012 Volkswagen Golf R Confirmed For U.S.

The rumors have proved true: the 2012 Volkswagen Golf R will be making its way to America in late 2011 or early 2012, according to Volkwagen of America CEO Johnathan Browning... read more December 9, 2010 by


 
Audi A1 1.4 TFSI live photos

Report: True Quattro Audi S1, AWD VW Polo R Could Be In The Works

The unveiling of the Audi A1 1.4 TFSI left some a bit disappointed, despite its 185-horsepower output and sportier styling. We wanted an S1, and we got a front-wheel-drive... read more October 14, 2010 by


 
2011 Ford Fiesta concepts for 2010 SEMA show

Ford Racing Soups Up 2011 Fiesta To 350 HP For SEMA

The 2011 Ford Fiesta is already selling well, and at higher prices than its big brother, the Focus. Now Ford is getting into the accessories game for the small hatch, with a... read more October 7, 2010 by


 
 

 
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