Vauxhall Corsa-e VXR electric hot hatch due in 2022, not for Australia – report | CarAdvice

French-owned firm prepping all-electric hot hatch and small SUV, due early next year with bolder styling but no extra power. British brand Vauxhall – a former subsidiary of General Motors and sister brand to Holden, prior to its sale to France’s PSA, alongside Germany’s Opel – looks set to revive Continue Reading

2021 Ford Focus ST price and specs: Hot hatch gains tech, loses equipment | CarAdvice

Ford’s front-drive hot hatch gains 12.3-inch digital gauges and expanded adaptive cruise control, but loses heated seats, B&O sound system and blind-spot monitoring. 2021 Ford Focus ST updated Heated seats, premium sound system, blind-spot monitoring and more dropped New digital instrument cluster added, plus adaptive cruise control for manual models Continue Reading

New Honda Civic hatch spy photos | CarAdvice

We’ve seen it in design patent images and in official ‘prototype’ sedan form, but here we have a first look at Honda’s new five-door Civic on the road. The new Honda Civic hatch has been spied testing in Germany this week, offering a first on-road look at the 11th generation Continue Reading

2021 Renault Megane RS price and specs: Updated hot hatch offered in Trophy form only | CarAdvice

Turbo hot hatch gains new equipment, simplified range for 2021. 2021 Renault Megane RS price and specs unveiled Trophy model only available Larger digital screens new for 2021 Prices up by $500, from $53,900 plus on-road costs to $56,990 plus on-road costs Pricing and specifications for the updated 2021 Renault Continue Reading

2021 Mini Hatch facelift spied inside, debut expected January 24 | CarAdvice

Updated hatch spotted with new steering wheel, revised trim ahead of reveal later this month. The interior of the facelifted 2021 Mini Hatch has been caught with little disguise, ahead of its rumoured unveiling later this month. Images posted to German fan forum show the updated Mini will gain Continue Reading

2021 Audi A3 delayed: Hatch and sedan due second half of 2021 | CarAdvice

Launches of fourth-generation small cars pushed back by six to 12 months, due to COVID-related delays. The 2021 Audi A3 hatch and sedan won’t arrive in Australia for up to 12 months, the company has announced. Audi Australia confirmed to CarAdvice the new-generation A3 hatch and sedan won’t touch down Continue Reading

2020 Honda Civic VTi-LX hatch review | CarAdvice

Honda’s small passenger car is a consistent, comfortable daily driver – provided you can actually get in and out of it. Pros and Cons Pros Big boot for a hatchback Low seats mean plenty of head room for all occupants Polished and consistent on-road feel Sound system has chops Cons Continue Reading

2021 Honda Civic price rises: Increases up to $1400 for hatch and sedan | CarAdvice

The Japanese small car scores price rises of $750 to $1400, depending on variant. Prices of the Honda Civic small car have risen for the final months of 2020, with price increases across the hatch and sedan ranges by as much as $1400. Mid-spec Civic VTi-L variants have seen the Continue Reading

2021 Toyota GR Yaris praised and panned: world divided over new hot hatch | CarAdvice

The first road tests of the Toyota GR Yaris have delivered the highest praise and a lukewarm reception. We think we know why the reviews are worlds apart. The new Toyota GR Yaris – the year’s most anticipated hot hatch – has received mixed reviews around the world based on Continue Reading

2021 Hyundai i30 hatch price and specs: More safety for more money | CarAdvice

The facelifted Hyundai hatchback has been officially announced, and with it comes plenty of safety and tech. 2021 Hyundai i30 hatch range gets facelift New safety and tech across the line-up No more diesel and prices increased Priced from $23,420-$36,220 plus on-road costs The 2021 Hyundai i30 hatchback has been Continue Reading