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Stories about: Hot Hatch

2021 Honda Civic Type R Races 2005 Honda NSX on Track, the Progress Is Real
2021 Honda Civic Type R Races 2005 Honda NSX on Track, the Progress Is Real

21 Apr 2021, 17:22 UTC / The NSX that showed up for the Civic Type-R duel may only be 16 years old, but the model itself is nearly twice that, so it's a significant gap

 
1975 Volkswagen Golf GTI Turned Into Retro EV in Modernization Rendering
1975 Volkswagen Golf GTI Turned Into Retro EV in Modernization Rendering

19 Apr 2021, 19:19 UTC / GTX models will indeed join the GTI, GTD and GTE, offering sporty EV performance, but so many automakers are bringing back retro design for their electric cars

 
Here’s What the 2022 VW Golf R’s Drift-Friendly 4Motion AWD System Has to Offer
Here’s What the 2022 VW Golf R’s Drift-Friendly 4Motion AWD System Has to Offer

14 Apr 2021, 12:29 UTC / The 2022 VW Golf R comes with an upgraded 4Motion AWD system that takes torque vectoring to another level, bringing an all-new Drift mode

 
2022 Volkswagen Golf 8 GTI Gets Destroyed by BMW 128ti Hot Hatch in Drag Race
2022 Volkswagen Golf 8 GTI Gets Destroyed by BMW 128ti Hot Hatch in Drag Race

5 Apr 2021, 11:14 UTC / VW has been making the Golf GTI for something like 40 years, but BMW beat the all-new model on its first try with the 128ti

 
2021 Volkswagen Golf GTD Is a Diesel Hot Hatch in the Electric Car Era
2021 Volkswagen Golf GTD Is a Diesel Hot Hatch in the Electric Car Era

30 Mar 2021, 20:17 UTC / German buyers probably don't care that much about Dieselgate since Volkswagen is able to sell this expensive GTD hot hatch

 
Toyota GR Yaris Gets Reviewed, Is More Old School Impreza Than Mitsubishi Evo
Toyota GR Yaris Gets Reviewed, Is More Old School Impreza Than Mitsubishi Evo

27 Mar 2021, 08:39 UTC / No matter how many GR Yaris reviews you get to see, chances are you'll always learn something new about it, and you'll be even more eager to drive it too.

 
These Are the Main Qualities That Make the GR Yaris the Ultimate Pocket Rocket
These Are the Main Qualities That Make the GR Yaris the Ultimate Pocket Rocket

16 Mar 2021, 12:20 UTC / The amazing Toyota GR Yaris hot hatch is the automotive industry's proof that great things do come in rather small packages

 
Lifted Golf GTI Rabbit Edition With Alltrack Suspension for Sale in Texas
Lifted Golf GTI Rabbit Edition With Alltrack Suspension for Sale in Texas

7 Mar 2021, 21:42 UTC / A Golf GTI with strange but well-made mods is currently for sale in Texas; younger Golf fans seem to like these kinds of changes to the hatchback

 
Brabus’ 444 HP Mercedes-AMG A 45 S Is a Juicy Hot Hatch Flexing Monoblock Wheels
Brabus’ 444 HP Mercedes-AMG A 45 S Is a Juicy Hot Hatch Flexing Monoblock Wheels

6 Mar 2021, 14:17 UTC / The Three-Pointed Star’s revered hatchback enters the land of aftermarket goodness with some help from the German experts over at Brabus

 
Ford Mustang "Hyper Hatch" Looks Like Compact Muscle in Quick Rendering
Ford Mustang "Hyper Hatch" Looks Like Compact Muscle in Quick Rendering

5 Mar 2021, 14:13 UTC / If this digital build seems odd, please keep in mind that the third-generation Focus RS and the current S550 Mustang EcoBoost share their engine

 
BMW 128ti Acceleration Test Suggests It's Faster than Golf 8 GTI Hot Hatch
BMW 128ti Acceleration Test Suggests It's Faster than Golf 8 GTI Hot Hatch

28 Feb 2021, 03:29 UTC / The GTI could a couple of tenths slower, but it's got 45 years of heritage behind it, which means people are going to go with the famous one, not the new BMW

 
Tiff Drag Races Former Top Gear Stig in MINI GP vs. Megane RS Trophy R Shootout
Tiff Drag Races Former Top Gear Stig in MINI GP vs. Megane RS Trophy R Shootout

19 Feb 2021, 21:48 UTC / Even though the Megane RS is the bigger, more serious hot hatch, it's got the smaller engine. But the MINI may have actually won because of its auto gearbox

 
300 HP Toyota GR Yaris Drag Races Stock Hot Hatch, But Is Tuning Worth It?
300 HP Toyota GR Yaris Drag Races Stock Hot Hatch, But Is Tuning Worth It?

18 Feb 2021, 00:17 UTC / The mods are cheap, and because this is Litchfield we're talking about, adding them probably won't hurt the value of the car if you want to sell it

 
250-HP Renault Clio RS Hits 144 MPH on Autobahn, Akrapovic Exhaust Sounds Epic
250-HP Renault Clio RS Hits 144 MPH on Autobahn, Akrapovic Exhaust Sounds Epic

17 Feb 2021, 01:39 UTC / The Clio RS EDC probably won't be remembered as a great hot hatch. However, with extra power and a bing wing, this one is pretty interesting

 
UK-Spec BMW 128ti Gets Out in the Open, Photo Shoot Follows
UK-Spec BMW 128ti Gets Out in the Open, Photo Shoot Follows

12 Feb 2021, 16:43 UTC / The BMW 128ti is slotted between the 120i and M135i xDrive and is powered by a variant of the latter's 2.0-liter TwinPower Turbo engine

 
2021 Audi RS3 Hatchback Looks Ready to Hit the Slopes With 400+ Horsepower
2021 Audi RS3 Hatchback Looks Ready to Hit the Slopes With 400+ Horsepower

10 Feb 2021, 23:05 UTC / The third-generation Audi RS3 looks like it will have the same amount of visual pizzazz as the ones before it, only with a bit more power

 
Renault Clio RS 200 Cup vs. 182 Cup: Which Is the Best Small Hot Hatch?
Renault Clio RS 200 Cup vs. 182 Cup: Which Is the Best Small Hot Hatch?

6 Feb 2021, 20:41 UTC / The year was 2009. Tiff was still a TV star, hot hatchbacks were cheaper and Renault still had a manual gearbox in the hot Clio

 
This Rendered Lamborghini Hot Hatch Isn’t Your Average Volkswagen Golf
This Rendered Lamborghini Hot Hatch Isn’t Your Average Volkswagen Golf

4 Feb 2021, 08:07 UTC / Designer creates a digital version of a Lamborghini hot hatch, all based on a model that you’ll certainly recognize in just a second

 
Toyota GR Yaris Takes on MINI GP and Honda Civic Type-R in Hot Hatch Shootout
Toyota GR Yaris Takes on MINI GP and Honda Civic Type-R in Hot Hatch Shootout

2 Feb 2021, 16:52 UTC / These three cars may fall into the broad category of "hot hatches," but they each have a very different way of going about things

 
FCA Head Designer Ralph Gilles Rebuilding a Peugeot 205 GTI Is Classic Love
FCA Head Designer Ralph Gilles Rebuilding a Peugeot 205 GTI Is Classic Love

26 Jan 2021, 16:47 UTC / FCA design boss Ralph Gilles has come up with a mechanical love story that might just help us wrap our head around the 14-brand umbrella that is Stellantis