Hatchbacks

 
2019 Volkswagen Golf R featuring custom color from Spektrum Program

Order the 2019 VW Golf R in 1 of 40 custom colors

Volkswagen will unveil a new generation of the Golf next year, the nameplate's eighth, but it might be some time still until the car's R variant is introduced. The good news is that the current Golf R is still a top option for buyers looking for a fast daily driver. And for the 2019 model year, VW... read more

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2019 Hyundai i30 Fastback N

2019 Hyundai i30 Fastback N to debut at 2018 Paris auto show

Hyundai's newest Elantra GT has a sporty liftback variant sold overseas, and it's about to get the N performance treatment. The standard version of the car is called the i30... read more August 10, 2018 by


 
2019 Audi A7

2019 Audi A7 priced from $68,995

The original A7 remains one of the best-looking four-door liftbacks on the market. Fortunately for its successor, the designers kept most of the proportions the same, only... read more August 10, 2018 by


 
Jenson Button drives the 2017 Honda Civic Type R at the Hungaroring

F1 champ Jenson Button sets 2017 Honda Civic Type R's final lap record

Honda has been out to prove the performance of its Civic Type R since the feisty hatch debuted for the 2017 model year, and its yardstick has been to set the lap record for... read more August 6, 2018 by


 
Josef Juza owns 114 Volkswagen Golfs

This man loves VW Golfs so much, he owns 114 of them

Do you have a favorite car? Are you fortunate enough to own it? Josef Juza has a favorite car and it's the Volkswagen Golf. He doesn't own just one, however. Juza currently... read more August 1, 2018 by


 
2019 Mercedes-AMG A35 hatchback spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

Mercedes-AMG A35 hot hatch set for 2018 Paris auto show debut

Mercedes-Benz's latest A-Class has already arrived in hatchback and sedan guises, and soon we'll see another A-Class variant revealed this October at the 2018 Paris auto... read more July 28, 2018 by


 
2020 Mini Electric spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2020 Mini Electric spy shots

Mini is set to launch an electric Hardtop in 2019, and we've got the most revealing spy shots yet. The car was previewed by the Mini Electric concept at 2017's Frankfurt auto... read more July 20, 2018 by


 
2019 Renault Mégane RS Trophy

2019 Renault Mégane RS Trophy revealed with 296 horsepower

Renault's RS version of its Golf-rivaling Mégane hatchback is already one of the fastest front-wheel-drive cars in production, but a more hardcore version with extra... read more July 19, 2018 by


 
2020 Honda Civic Type R facelift spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2019 Honda Civic Type R spy shots

If you're looking for a fast car with a reasonable price tag, Honda's Civic Type R is hard to beat. Despite its front-wheel-drive configuration, it manages to hold up well at... read more July 16, 2018 by


 
Teaser for Mini Electric arriving in 2019

Mini teases design of electric Hardtop due in 2019

Mini on Thursday gave us our first look at some of the design of its electric Hardtop due in 2019. The vehicle was previewed as a concept at the 2017 Frankfurt auto show, and... read more July 13, 2018 by


 
Aston Martin V8 Cygnet

Q by Aston Martin drops V-8 into Cygnet city car

Earlier this decade, Aston Martin rebadged a Scion iQ and sold the car complete with a wheezy 1.3-liter engine as the Cygnet. It was a cost-effective way for Aston Martin to... read more July 12, 2018 by


 
2019 Mercedes-AMG A35 hatchback spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2019 Mercedes-AMG A35 hatchback spy shots and video

Mercedes-Benz in February unveiled a new A-Class hatchback and followed it up with an A-Class sedan April. They're the first of eight members planned for the automaker's new... read more June 25, 2018 by


 
2020 Mini Clubman facelift spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2020 Mini Clubman spy shots

The modern Mini's third-generation family is in the process of being updated. The first members off the line were the Mini Hardtop and Convertible, which were shown in... read more June 8, 2018 by


 
2018 BMW 4-Series Gran Coupe

BMW M4 Gran Coupe in the works for next 4-Series?

BMW's 4-Series Gran Coupe is one of the more handsome options in the lineup, though strangely the svelte five-door never received the same M4 treatment that its coupe and... read more May 30, 2018 by


 
2018 Opel Corsa GSi

2018 Opel Corsa GSi hot hatch revealed with 148 horsepower

German automaker Opel recently revived its GSi performance trim with a hot version of its Insignia sedan and wagon. Now, Opel has revealed the second model to receive the GSi... read more May 23, 2018 by


 
Volkswagen ID electric car concept, 2016 Paris auto show

Production VW ID hatchback to look just like concept

Volkswagen's Golf-sized electric hatchback due in 2020 will closely resemble the show car that previewed it: the ID concept rolled out in 2016 at the Paris auto show. The... read more May 22, 2018 by


 
 

 
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