Superminis

FUN is the name of the game when considering sporty superminis and the warmed up version of the Suzuki Swift has always delivered on that...

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WITH an enviable history in the Monte Carlo Rally over several decades it's hardly surprising that Skoda chose the rally name for its...

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THERE are some small cars which seem to have been an integral part of the motoring scene for ever, slowly evolving and improving with the...

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MENTIONING the Nissan Micra to folk of my vintage is likely to conjure images of a quaint, curvy little motor often seen in pastel pink or...

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IT'S a tried and trusted formula. Ever since the first Mini Cooper - that was more than half a century ago - we've loved fiery small...

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I ONCE joked that we might one day see a smart SUV or crossover - such has been the urgency to recreate what once used to be large...

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FOR almost three decades the Clio has been a significant and popular player in the supermini sector, twice being named European car of the...

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SUPERMINIS have been increasing in size for a while now - so it's no surprise to find the second generation of Audi's A1 Sportback has...

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MG might no longer be the hugely popular manufacturer of affordable and stylish sports cars it once was but the marque's reinvention...

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THE Honda Jazz is a car of contradictions.The perception has for years been one of little old ladies and sedate suburban driving, the...

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AFTER eight years on the road Audi's popular A1 was given a comprehensive revamp at the end of last year with the launch of the second...

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IN 2018, the perennially popular Volkswagen Polo was the sixth best-selling car in the UK with more than 45,000 sold.Now, that's no real...

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YOU will, no doubt, have heard of the Fab Four? Well now we have, the fourth Fab.The fourth Fabia, that is, after an astonishing 19 years...

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THE Nissan Micra is the little car that thinks big.It may be the smallest car in the Japanese car maker's stable but it punches well above...

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IT'S almost a misnomer to call the new SEAT Ibiza a supermini because - unlike a lot of its rivals - it boasts so much space.So when it...

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MG has just enjoyed its most successful year since returning to the United Kingdom car market.In 2018 the historic brand scored several...

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IT'S all too easy to lose chunks of your day if you click on Audi's website and start the hunt for a new set of wheels.Choosing the model...

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IF I could make a new version of myself, a lightweight construction with a dynamite power source would be a good place to start.Suzuki have...

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THE Fabia has been a mainstay of the Skoda range for nearly 20 years, selling more than four million units worldwide as the Czech brand...

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SIZE isn't everything is the old mantra - But it does seem to matter with car makers with the days of the original supermini seeming to be...

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WHOEVER came up with the saying that ‘good things come in small packages' must have just driven away from a Suzuki showroom in the new...

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THE Ford Fiesta is theUK'sfavourite car and that's because it has the recipe for success.It is fun to drive, reasonably priced, very...

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SHARP, breezy and fashionable are all words that could aptly be used to describe the SEAT Ibiza.But then the Spanish company's most popular...

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THE battle of the superminis has always been an intense one and perhaps one of the upshots of that is that manufacturers have strived to...

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