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Can Geely make Smart work when Mercedes hasn’t?
New 2 Series Coupé retains current model’s magic • DRIVEN BMW’s new sports car keeps a traditional rear-wheel-drive layout to maintain the fun factor
RIVALS What it needs to beat
Smart brand gears up for revival with electric SUV
Genesis boots up posh G70 Shooting Brake
Opel gives full lowdown on Manta GSe EV
Boss lifts lid on MINI Convertible EV
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Lack of traffic led to more drivers speeding during UK lockdowns
Average speed cams find favour
Young drivers at risk on rural roads
Flagship Jag E-Pace is back in black
Subaru teases new Solterra electric SUV
VW puts the boot into next-gen Passat
New Polo GTI gets sketchy with its Golf-inspired details
HOT TOPIC New Skoda Fabia • We want to hear your views. Send your questions or opinions to the E-mail address below
ELECTRIC EVOLUTION • We took a modern rechargeable EV to meet a replica of one of its ancestors from 140 years ago
Maserati MC20 • FIRST DRIVE Famous Italian company makes welcome return to supercar market
MINI Electric • FIRST DRIVE Revised looks and new tech for Brit brand’s zero-emission hatchback
Cupra Leon • FIRST DRIVE Cupra gives excellent Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport a Spanish flavour
Volkswagen Arteon eHybrid • FIRST DRIVE Plug-in drivetrain adds efficiency to elegant executive’s range of talents
Mazda 3 e-SkyActiv X • FIRST DRIVE Stylish hatchback joins the electrification party with 2.0-litre mild-hybrid engine
Bridging the gap? • Suzuki is aiming to make inroads into the estate market with the hybrid Swace. We put it up against a mild-hybrid version of one of the key players in the class, Skoda’s Octavia
Suzuki Swace • Brit-built wagon is based on Toyota’s Corolla Touring Sports. Can Suzuki make it stand out in the estate car marketplace?
Skoda Octavia • The Octavia wagon was crowned our 2020 Estate Car of the Year. We discover if it’s a better bet than the Suzuki Swace
Rivals: Four alternative estate cars • In the market for a wagon? Here are four other models for you to consider alongside the Swace and the Octavia
Infotainment • Which multimedia system is best for music, sat-nav & connectivity?
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Land Rover Discovery Sport • SECOND REPORT Our Disco Sport became a shopaholic during lockdown, but its core practicality shone through
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SUNBLINDS • Which solution puts its rivals in the shade?
Mercedes A-Class • YOU TELL US Top scores for cabin and infotainment countered by high costs
BUYER’S GUIDE: MINI Countryman • FROM £12,000 Countryman is a great choice for those wanting MINI style with more practicality
Car Hunter • £40,000 for a seven-seat SUV with boot space to spare, but which one?
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