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Hot hatch special 

Who says the sports hatch is dead? We compare three of the most defining hot hatches on the market today: the Honda Civic Type R takes a shot at the venerable Volkswagen Golf R and joining the scrap is the new Renault Megane RS. It’s going to be a very close fight and the answers not as straightforward as we thought.

 

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Porsche Macan facelift

Porsche’s compact Sports Activity Vehicle gets a host of new features and styling tweaks to keep it at the top of its class in the luxury SAV category. evo takes a look at its revised chassis and interior.

 

DRIVEN

  • BMW M3 CS

  • Porsche 911 Carrera T

  • Lexus RX 350 L

  • Mazda 6

  • Hyundai i30 1.4T

  • Volkswagen Golf 1.4 Highline

  • MINI Cooper JCW

  • Mercedes E200 Cabriolet

  • BMW M5 Competition
     

FEATURES

Snow Patrol

We practice some tail-out antics in the snow-covered mountains of New Zealand’s Southern Hemisphere Proving Grounds in the company of some of BMW’s latest and greatest M machines, plus its equally talented xDrive SUVs.

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TVR Speed 12

The original concept Speed 12 by the British performance car company, TVR, was a step too far but perhaps that is all about to change with the arrival of its intimidating successor.

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GT-R vs S8

You have the money in your back pocket, but which provides the best performance punch for your investment: a brand new Audi S8 or a no-compromise,used Nissan GT-R?