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MINI JCW Hot Hatch Spied Getting Another Refresh, and We Have Some Good News About It
MINI JCW Hot Hatch Spied Getting Another Refresh, and We Have Some Good News About It

8 Feb 2022, 09:17 UTC / Wait, hasn't MINI already refreshed the JCW last year? It sure did, but the hot hatch needs more updates in order to be competitive, the company believes

 
Toyota GR Yaris WRC Homologation Special Is Haunted by the Barracuda Spirit
Toyota GR Yaris WRC Homologation Special Is Haunted by the Barracuda Spirit

22 Jan 2022, 17:32 UTC / By giving it a few exterior add-ons, new wheels, suspension, and exhaust system, Barracuda believes they have found the perfect recipe for the Toyota GR Yaris

 
Top Gear Drives the Hell Out of the Hyundai i20 N, Makes Some Bold Claims About It
Top Gear Drives the Hell Out of the Hyundai i20 N, Makes Some Bold Claims About It

21 Jan 2022, 23:58 UTC / Here’s an in-depth review of the Hyundai i20 N supermini hot hatch that might make you reconsider buying that Ford Fiesta ST or VW Polo GTI

 
Volkswagen's 'NFT' Is a New Golf Hot Hatch That's Coming Next Month
Volkswagen's 'NFT' Is a New Golf Hot Hatch That's Coming Next Month

18 Jan 2022, 07:37 UTC / Volkswagen has a new Golf hot hatch derivative in the pipeline, and they took to social media to announce that it will premiere in February

 
Kon'nichiwa: 2023 Honda Civic Type R Greets the Audience at the Tokyo Auto Salon
Kon'nichiwa: 2023 Honda Civic Type R Greets the Audience at the Tokyo Auto Salon

14 Jan 2022, 07:39 UTC / Honda will officially uncover the new-gen Civic Type R in a few months, but before that happens, they have a prototype on display at the 2022 Tokyo Auto Salon

 
Old Mercedes-AMG A 45 Races Ferrari 488 Pista, Learns the Difference Between Hot and Super
Old Mercedes-AMG A 45 Races Ferrari 488 Pista, Learns the Difference Between Hot and Super

9 Jan 2022, 13:12 UTC / Let's face it, the Mercedes-AMG A 45 never stood a chance against the Ferrari 488 Pista, but maybe it did better against other quick rides

 
The Era of the $90K Hot Hatch Is Upon Us, As That's How Much This Mercedes-AMG A 45 Costs
The Era of the $90K Hot Hatch Is Upon Us, As That's How Much This Mercedes-AMG A 45 Costs

8 Jan 2022, 16:22 UTC / That kind of money could otherwise get you a high-end V8-powered muscle car in the United States, but hey, it is what it is

 
New 2023 Honda Civic Type R Confirmed for Tokyo Auto Salon, but There's a Catch
New 2023 Honda Civic Type R Confirmed for Tokyo Auto Salon, but There's a Catch

24 Dec 2021, 06:31 UTC / The new generation Honda Civic Type R will mark its first public appearance at the Tokyo Auto Salon next month, but as a camouflaged prototype

 
Otherworldly Toyota GR Yaris Goes Bilingual With 375 BHP Tune
Otherworldly Toyota GR Yaris Goes Bilingual With 375 BHP Tune

23 Dec 2021, 11:07 UTC / Doing unbelievably smooth donuts in this modified Toyota GR Yaris, which has an Italian tuner behind it, is one way of celebrating its elevated status

 
Behind-the-Scenes Shots Show the 2023 Honda Civic Type R Testing at Suzuka
Behind-the-Scenes Shots Show the 2023 Honda Civic Type R Testing at Suzuka

13 Dec 2021, 12:33 UTC / Honda has taken the new-gen 2023 Honda Civic Type R to Japan's Suzuka for more testing, prior to its unveiling set for next year

 
Hyundai i30 N Set Loose at the Nurburgring, Beats the Mighty Ford Focus RS
Hyundai i30 N Set Loose at the Nurburgring, Beats the Mighty Ford Focus RS

12 Dec 2021, 17:44 UTC / The Hyundai i30 N front-wheel drive hot hatch was driven fast at the Nurburgring Nordschleife, posting a lap time of 8:05.19

 
2022 VW Golf R Track Test Concludes It's the Ultimate Thoroughbred Pocket Rocket
2022 VW Golf R Track Test Concludes It's the Ultimate Thoroughbred Pocket Rocket

8 Dec 2021, 09:09 UTC / Jakub and Yuri of TheStraightPipes checkout and drive the new Volkswagen Golf R to find out if it's any better than the new STi or Civic Type R

 
This Snappy 422-HP FK2 Honda Civic Type R Is the Ultimate Drivers-Only Hot Hatch
This Snappy 422-HP FK2 Honda Civic Type R Is the Ultimate Drivers-Only Hot Hatch

1 Dec 2021, 10:39 UTC / Riccardo Senior of LivingLifeFast checks out and drives an insanely modded 422-HP FK2 Honda Civic Type R, concludes it's the ultimate drivers-only car

 
2021 VW Polo GTI Launched in the UK, Costs More Than Hyundai’s i20 N
2021 VW Polo GTI Launched in the UK, Costs More Than Hyundai’s i20 N

18 Nov 2021, 13:53 UTC / With a recommended retail price of £26,430, the facelifted Volkswagen Polo GTI is also more expensive than the Ford Fiesta ST

 
Hyundai i20 N Supermini Hot Hatch Works on Its Aussie Accent, Launches From US$23,880
Hyundai i20 N Supermini Hot Hatch Works on Its Aussie Accent, Launches From US$23,880

16 Nov 2021, 11:01 UTC / One year after its official unveiling, the Hyundai i20 N, a rival to the likes of the Ford Fiesta ST, is on sale in Australia, in right-hand drive

 
2022 BMW M135i xDrive Becomes More Dynamic With Updated Suspension, Not Much Else
2022 BMW M135i xDrive Becomes More Dynamic With Updated Suspension, Not Much Else

20 Oct 2021, 06:41 UTC / The 2022 BMW M135i xDrive sports an updated suspension, enhanced soundtrack courtesy of the exhaust system with reduced backpressure, and additional colors

 
2023 Honda Civic Type R Gets Hit With the CGI Stick, Do You Like the Design?
2023 Honda Civic Type R Gets Hit With the CGI Stick, Do You Like the Design?

11 Oct 2021, 11:44 UTC / Set to debut next year, the 2023 Honda Civic Type R front-wheel drive hot hatch has been rendered, based on the latest spy shots

 
Mercedes-AMG A 35 Drag Races VW Golf GTI Mk5 With Humiliating Result
Mercedes-AMG A 35 Drag Races VW Golf GTI Mk5 With Humiliating Result

7 Oct 2021, 09:18 UTC / Shot at a drag racing event in Hungary, this video shows the humungous difference between a Mercedes-AMG A 35 and a VW Golf GTI Mk5 down the quarter mile

 
2023 Honda Civic Type R Spied Again, Looks Like It Means Business
2023 Honda Civic Type R Spied Again, Looks Like It Means Business

6 Oct 2021, 08:40 UTC / Honda is testing out the next Civic Type R. The hot hatch was camouflaged with an interesting pattern that features many red R's. It looks interesting

 
Video: 2023 Honda Civic Type R Pumps Up the Turbo Jam During Road Testing
Video: 2023 Honda Civic Type R Pumps Up the Turbo Jam During Road Testing

5 Oct 2021, 09:07 UTC / Set to debut next year, the all-new 2023 Honda Civic Type R will retain the 2.0-liter four-pot, six-speed manual transmission, and front-wheel drive layout