In-depth reviews of vehicles, first impressions and drives from the editors

Skoda Octavia iV Estate audio review

Skoda Octavia iV Estate audio review: Worth upgrading to the Canton system?

The Skoda Octavia iV Estate is an affordable plug-in hybrid that not only looks the part but performs it, too. Our biggest complaint was its all-electric driving...
Mazda MX-30 audio review

Mazda MX-30 audio review: Should you get the Bose system?

Mazda's first mass-produced consumer electric vehicle, the MX-30, is aimed at those who are looking for an SUV that retains a driver's feel – while we found...
Skoda Octavia iV Estate review

Skoda Octavia iV Estate review (2021): An excellent hybrid estate

Skoda's history stretches back to 1895, where it started life as a bicycle manufacturer operating under Laurin & Klement; it was named after its founders, Václav Laurin...
E-Trends Trekker review

E-Trends Trekker Review: An all-purpose e-Bike?

After a year of staying local many of us are craving the opportunity to get off the beaten track, travel a little further and expand our horizons....
Jeep Renegade 4xe audio review

Jeep Renegade 4xe audio review: Should you upgrade to the Kenwood system?

The Jeep Renegade 4xe is a hybrid off-roader that has a unique position on the market, where there aren't many plug-in hybrid SUVs that can competently cut...
Jeep Renegade 4xe review

Jeep Renegade 4xe review (2021): The best hybrid 4×4?

Revealed in July 2020, the Jeep Renegade 4xe is an SUV capable of combating off-road terrain, while retaining an elegant stance on the road. The 4xe (pronounced Four-by-E)...
Audi A3 TFSI e audio review

Audi A3 audio review: Worth upgrading to the B&O system?

The Audi A3 is a small-sized car that oozes style. We found it fun to drive but doesn't deliver a good bang for your buck, as the...
Audi A3 TFSI e review

Audi A3 TFSI e review (2021): A sporty plug-in hybrid

Introduced in 1996, the Audi A3 has progressively grown in popularity, whereby it's effectively a more luxurious proposition over Volkswagen's other vehicles that share the same MQB...
Mazda MX-30 review

Mazda MX-30 review (2021): A compact all-electric SUV

In the UK, the Mazda MX-30 is a compact all-electric SUV that comes in at an affordable price. It's the manufacturer's first battery electric vehicle (BEV) and...
Polestar 2 audio review

Polestar 2 audio review: A phenomenal Harman Kardon system

The Polestar 2 is an all-electric saloon that claims to run for 292 miles on a single charge and manages to get to 60mph from a standstill...