The Truth About Cars » Hot Hatch http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Mon, 08 Feb 2016 15:00:31 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. The Truth About Cars no The Truth About Cars editors@ttac.com editors@ttac.com (The Truth About Cars) 2006-2009 The Truth About Cars The Truth About Cars » Hot Hatch http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com Digestible Collectible: 1987 Peugeot 205 GTi http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/digestible-collectible-1987-peugeot-205-gti/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/digestible-collectible-1987-peugeot-205-gti/#comments Mon, 04 Jan 2016 14:00:08 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1256473 As I wrapped up 2015 last week, I was reminded of my lust for French cars. My look at an inexplicably imported Citroen was the most popular piece I wrote last year, so it’s quite likely there are a few more of you masochists out there. I also love me some hot hatches. The French know […]

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As I wrapped up 2015 last week, I was reminded of my lust for French cars. My look at an inexplicably imported Citroen was the most popular piece I wrote last year, so it’s quite likely there are a few more of you masochists out there. I also love me some hot hatches. The French know […]

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Before You Buy That 2016 Ford Focus RS, You Should Know Something http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/buy-2016-ford-focus-rs-know-something/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/buy-2016-ford-focus-rs-know-something/#comments Thu, 12 Nov 2015 16:15:42 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1217481 There may be a quicker one coming. That’s if you believe what Autocar reported Thursday. According to the British publication, Ford engineers in Europe are already be whispering there could be a lighter, quicker version of the 2016 Ford Focus RS coming. Engineers are reportedly aiming for a sub-4 second 0-60 run. The increased performance won’t come […]

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There may be a quicker one coming. That’s if you believe what Autocar reported Thursday. According to the British publication, Ford engineers in Europe are already be whispering there could be a lighter, quicker version of the 2016 Ford Focus RS coming. Engineers are reportedly aiming for a sub-4 second 0-60 run. The increased performance won’t come […]

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Digestible Collectible: 2004 MINI Cooper S http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/digestible-collectible-2004-mini-cooper-s/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/digestible-collectible-2004-mini-cooper-s/#comments Fri, 23 Oct 2015 12:00:24 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1203089 Imagine if we’d had the internet back in the ’60s. Ignoring all other differences that fast, easy communication would have had on a pivotal time in our history, I’m most fascinated by the important stuff, like how it would have affected the way we buy cars. Back then, one could walk into the dealership and check […]

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Imagine if we’d had the internet back in the ’60s. Ignoring all other differences that fast, easy communication would have had on a pivotal time in our history, I’m most fascinated by the important stuff, like how it would have affected the way we buy cars. Back then, one could walk into the dealership and check […]

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2015 Volkswagen Golf R Review – Let’s Get Serious http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/2015-volkswagen-golf-r-review-lets-get-serious/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/2015-volkswagen-golf-r-review-lets-get-serious/#comments Thu, 01 Oct 2015 16:00:42 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1184954 2015 Volkswagen Golf R 2-liter DOHC I-4, turbocharged, variable intake and exhaust timing, variable exhaust-valve lift (292 horsepower @ 5,400 rpm; 280 pounds-feet of torque @ 1,800 rpm) 6-speed DSG automatic transmission 23 city/30 highway/26 combined (EPA Rating, MPG) 24 mpg on the 60/40 city/hwy, 45 percent boot-full of throttle everywhere (Observed, MPG) Tested Options: Reflex Silver Metallic paint, Titan Black Leather interior; […]

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2015 Volkswagen Golf R 2-liter DOHC I-4, turbocharged, variable intake and exhaust timing, variable exhaust-valve lift (292 horsepower @ 5,400 rpm; 280 pounds-feet of torque @ 1,800 rpm) 6-speed DSG automatic transmission 23 city/30 highway/26 combined (EPA Rating, MPG) 24 mpg on the 60/40 city/hwy, 45 percent boot-full of throttle everywhere (Observed, MPG) Tested Options: Reflex Silver Metallic paint, Titan Black Leather interior; […]

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2016 Audi Q3 Quattro Review – New-To-You Utility [w/ Video] http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/09/2016-audi-q3-review-video/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/09/2016-audi-q3-review-video/#comments Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:00:37 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1155553 2016 Audi Q3 Prestige 2.0-liter, DOHC I-4, CVVT (200 horsepower @ 5,100-6,000 rpm; 207 lbs-ft @ 1,700-5,000 rpm) 6-speed Tiptronic automatic 20 city/28 highway/23 combined (EPA Rating, MPG) 20.2 mpg (Observed, MPG) Tested Options: Prestige Trim, Quattro AWD, Sport Package Base Price: $34,625* As Tested: $42,175* * Prices include $925 destination charge. Audi’s Q3 isn’t a new vehicle by any stretch. […]

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2016 Audi Q3 Prestige 2.0-liter, DOHC I-4, CVVT (200 horsepower @ 5,100-6,000 rpm; 207 lbs-ft @ 1,700-5,000 rpm) 6-speed Tiptronic automatic 20 city/28 highway/23 combined (EPA Rating, MPG) 20.2 mpg (Observed, MPG) Tested Options: Prestige Trim, Quattro AWD, Sport Package Base Price: $34,625* As Tested: $42,175* * Prices include $925 destination charge. Audi’s Q3 isn’t a new vehicle by any stretch. […]

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2015 Volkswagen GTI 2-Door Review (With Video) http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/05/2015-volkswagen-gti-2-door-review-video/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/05/2015-volkswagen-gti-2-door-review-video/#comments Mon, 11 May 2015 12:00:47 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1061210 Although GTI sales are on an upward trend, the American hot hatch is a rare breed as there are just three options. We have the aging Ford Focus ST, and a new pair of hatches from Germany: the Volkswagen GTI and the MINI Cooper S. (Yes MINI fans, I’m calling the MINI German.) The last […]

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Although GTI sales are on an upward trend, the American hot hatch is a rare breed as there are just three options. We have the aging Ford Focus ST, and a new pair of hatches from Germany: the Volkswagen GTI and the MINI Cooper S. (Yes MINI fans, I’m calling the MINI German.) The last […]

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Vauxhall Readies Its Fiesta ST Fighter – Are You Listening, Chevrolet? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/07/vauxhall-readies-its-fiesta-st-fighter-are-you-listening-chevrolet/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/07/vauxhall-readies-its-fiesta-st-fighter-are-you-listening-chevrolet/#comments Thu, 03 Jul 2014 18:57:20 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=858241 The internet is littered with half-hearted, nonsensical clickbait encomiums to products that have a “notgonnahappen.com” chance of ever coming to our market. But this time, it’s different – sort of. Vauxhall is readying the next Corsa, which will be unveiled next week, and a hot VXR version is all  but confirmed for future production. The […]

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The internet is littered with half-hearted, nonsensical clickbait encomiums to products that have a “notgonnahappen.com” chance of ever coming to our market. But this time, it’s different – sort of. Vauxhall is readying the next Corsa, which will be unveiled next week, and a hot VXR version is all  but confirmed for future production. The […]

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Ford’s Got A (Focus) ST-D http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/06/fords-got-a-focus-st-d/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/06/fords-got-a-focus-st-d/#comments Fri, 27 Jun 2014 01:33:50 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=853993   Ford’s Focus lineup has got an ST-D. D for diesel, that is. The Focus ST Diesel gets a 2.0 diesel making 182 horsepower and an 295 lb-ft of torque. On the European cycle, it gets 64.2 mpg and emits 114 grams per km of CO2. 60 mph comes up in 8.1 seconds, compared to […]

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  Ford’s Focus lineup has got an ST-D. D for diesel, that is. The Focus ST Diesel gets a 2.0 diesel making 182 horsepower and an 295 lb-ft of torque. On the European cycle, it gets 64.2 mpg and emits 114 grams per km of CO2. 60 mph comes up in 8.1 seconds, compared to […]

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Ford To Debut Focus ST Diesel http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/06/ford-to-debut-focus-st-diesel/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/06/ford-to-debut-focus-st-diesel/#comments Mon, 23 Jun 2014 20:02:10 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=850322 A new Ford Focus ST is set to be debuting at the Goodwood Festival of Speed this weekend. In addition to a facelift (to better align it with the facelifted 2015 Focus), Just-Auto is also reporting that a diesel variant will be offered alongside the 2.0L Ecoboost engine. Any bets on whether it will arrive in […]

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A new Ford Focus ST is set to be debuting at the Goodwood Festival of Speed this weekend. In addition to a facelift (to better align it with the facelifted 2015 Focus), Just-Auto is also reporting that a diesel variant will be offered alongside the 2.0L Ecoboost engine. Any bets on whether it will arrive in […]

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The 1980s: When Worse Was Better http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/03/the-1980s-when-worse-is-better/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/03/the-1980s-when-worse-is-better/#comments Tue, 04 Mar 2014 21:06:48 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=764417 With the wife and kids out of the house on Sunday I finally had a little private time. Naturally, I did what a lot of men do when they find themselves home alone – I caught up on the current season of Top Gear. To be honest, I have mixed feelings about the world’s most […]

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With the wife and kids out of the house on Sunday I finally had a little private time. Naturally, I did what a lot of men do when they find themselves home alone – I caught up on the current season of Top Gear. To be honest, I have mixed feelings about the world’s most […]

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Review: 2014 Ford Focus ST (With Video) http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/01/review-2014-ford-focus-st-with-video/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/01/review-2014-ford-focus-st-with-video/#comments Thu, 09 Jan 2014 14:00:42 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=691530 Hot hatches are all the rage in Europe but represent a fairly small segment of American consumption. The formula is fairly simple, you take a compact hatchback, insert a turbocharged engine, stiffen the springs and add an anti-roll bar that can lift the inner rear wheel in corners if you really push it. The result […]

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Hot hatches are all the rage in Europe but represent a fairly small segment of American consumption. The formula is fairly simple, you take a compact hatchback, insert a turbocharged engine, stiffen the springs and add an anti-roll bar that can lift the inner rear wheel in corners if you really push it. The result […]

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Review: 2014 Scion tC (With Video) http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/09/review-2014-scion-tc-with-video/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/09/review-2014-scion-tc-with-video/#comments Tue, 17 Sep 2013 16:23:02 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=517425 Many assumed that with the new FR-S hitting the dealers, it would only be a matter of time before the front-wheel-drive tC was sent out to pasture. However with an average buyer age of 28, the tC is isn’t just the youngest Toyota, it’s the youngest car in America. With demographics like that, product planners […]

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Many assumed that with the new FR-S hitting the dealers, it would only be a matter of time before the front-wheel-drive tC was sent out to pasture. However with an average buyer age of 28, the tC is isn’t just the youngest Toyota, it’s the youngest car in America. With demographics like that, product planners […]

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AMG Builds An STI http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/mercedes-benz-amg-builds-a-hot-hatch/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/mercedes-benz-amg-builds-a-hot-hatch/#comments Wed, 13 Feb 2013 15:44:44 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=477342 Mercedes-Benz has finally released production photos of the A45 AMG – and while it couldn’t be more different than the rest of the rear-drive, V8 AMG lineup, it looks enticing in its own way. Motivation comes from a 2.0L turbocharged 4-cylinder engine with 360 horsepower and 339 lb-ft of torque. A 7-speed DCT gearbox is […]

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Mercedes-Benz has finally released production photos of the A45 AMG – and while it couldn’t be more different than the rest of the rear-drive, V8 AMG lineup, it looks enticing in its own way. Motivation comes from a 2.0L turbocharged 4-cylinder engine with 360 horsepower and 339 lb-ft of torque. A 7-speed DCT gearbox is […]

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Kia’s First Hot Hatch http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/01/kias-first-hot-hatch/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/01/kias-first-hot-hatch/#comments Wed, 30 Jan 2013 19:40:57 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=475861 The stupidly named Kia pro_cee’d is going to get the Hyundai Veloster Turbo’s 1.6L 201-horsepower turbocharged 4-cylinder engine as part of a GT trim level. The GT will bow at the Geneva Auto Show – which TTAC won’t be covering, since the Swiss Franc’s relative strength will make even an espresso unaffordable. The important question for […]

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The stupidly named Kia pro_cee’d is going to get the Hyundai Veloster Turbo’s 1.6L 201-horsepower turbocharged 4-cylinder engine as part of a GT trim level. The GT will bow at the Geneva Auto Show – which TTAC won’t be covering, since the Swiss Franc’s relative strength will make even an espresso unaffordable. The important question for […]

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Review: 2013 Ford C-Max Hybrid (Video) http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/12/review-2013-ford-c-max-hybrid-video/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/12/review-2013-ford-c-max-hybrid-video/#comments Fri, 14 Dec 2012 15:55:44 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=467787 Up till now there hasn’t been a “real” Prius alternative on the market. Sure Honda has the Civic and Insight, but their real-world MPGs can’t hold a candle to the green-car poster child and Honda’s IMA hybrid system is far from smooth and refined. The Volt is more of a novelty with its lofty price […]

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Up till now there hasn’t been a “real” Prius alternative on the market. Sure Honda has the Civic and Insight, but their real-world MPGs can’t hold a candle to the green-car poster child and Honda’s IMA hybrid system is far from smooth and refined. The Volt is more of a novelty with its lofty price […]

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Review: 2012 and 2013 MINI John Cooper Works (JCW) Coupe http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/07/review-2012-and-2013-mini-john-cooper-works-jcw-coupe/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/07/review-2012-and-2013-mini-john-cooper-works-jcw-coupe/#comments Sun, 29 Jul 2012 16:38:30 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=453630 Before 2011, if you were looking for a hot hatch but wanted something MINIer than a Cooper, your options were limited to the less than smart Smart BRABUS. With fuel costs on the rise and fuel economy targets looming, MINI and Fiat are hoping to tempt “sporty” shoppers into something smaller and more practical. This […]

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Before 2011, if you were looking for a hot hatch but wanted something MINIer than a Cooper, your options were limited to the less than smart Smart BRABUS. With fuel costs on the rise and fuel economy targets looming, MINI and Fiat are hoping to tempt “sporty” shoppers into something smaller and more practical. This […]

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Review: 2012 Fiat 500 Abarth – Take Two http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/07/review-2012-fiat-500-abarth-take-two/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/07/review-2012-fiat-500-abarth-take-two/#comments Fri, 20 Jul 2012 14:23:51 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=451893   Abarth was founded in 1952 as a “one-stop-shop” for Fiat performance gear. What does that have to do with the 2012 Fiat 500 Abarth? Nothing. Seriously. In 1971 Abarth was purchased by Fiat, by the 1990s the “brand” had deteriorated to a trim level on questionable hatchbacks and by 2000 it was “dead trim […]

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  Abarth was founded in 1952 as a “one-stop-shop” for Fiat performance gear. What does that have to do with the 2012 Fiat 500 Abarth? Nothing. Seriously. In 1971 Abarth was purchased by Fiat, by the 1990s the “brand” had deteriorated to a trim level on questionable hatchbacks and by 2000 it was “dead trim […]

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Hyundai Generation Why Intramural League, Second Place: 2013 Veloster Turbo http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/06/hyundai-generation-why-intramural-league-second-place-2013-veloster-turbo/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/06/hyundai-generation-why-intramural-league-second-place-2013-veloster-turbo/#comments Wed, 27 Jun 2012 17:05:12 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=450557   “If you want a Veloster Turbo, you can buy one right now – it’s called the Genesis Coupe.” That’s what Hyundai CEO John Krafcik told us at the launch of the Veloster last year, when asked about the possibility of a performance version of Hyundai’s distinctive-looking hatchback. Less than a year later, we have […]

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  “If you want a Veloster Turbo, you can buy one right now – it’s called the Genesis Coupe.” That’s what Hyundai CEO John Krafcik told us at the launch of the Veloster last year, when asked about the possibility of a performance version of Hyundai’s distinctive-looking hatchback. Less than a year later, we have […]

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Peugeot 208 GTI Adds Lightness As Well As Power http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/02/peugeot-208-gti-adds-lightness-as-well-as-power/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/02/peugeot-208-gti-adds-lightness-as-well-as-power/#comments Wed, 22 Feb 2012 17:24:21 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=432028 A hot hatch that’s up on power and 220 lbs lighter than the model it replaces? What a novel concept! The Peugeot 208 GTI you see here is officially a “concept”, but the 208 itself is very real, and will replace the outgoing 207 model. The premium hot hatch segment is growing in Europe, with […]

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A hot hatch that’s up on power and 220 lbs lighter than the model it replaces? What a novel concept! The Peugeot 208 GTI you see here is officially a “concept”, but the 208 itself is very real, and will replace the outgoing 207 model. The premium hot hatch segment is growing in Europe, with […]

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STi By AMG: The Mercedes Hot Hatch Is Coming http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/10/sti-by-amg-the-mercedes-hot-hatch-is-coming/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/10/sti-by-amg-the-mercedes-hot-hatch-is-coming/#comments Tue, 18 Oct 2011 14:22:02 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=415124 The guys who hang out at forums comparing turbocharged European hatchbacks that will never come to the US market (and which they wouldn’t buy if they did) have a new hypothetical plaything to consider: the upcoming Mercedes A-Class AMG hatch. 320 HP turning all four wheels is the basic proposition, with these exterior looks and […]

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The guys who hang out at forums comparing turbocharged European hatchbacks that will never come to the US market (and which they wouldn’t buy if they did) have a new hypothetical plaything to consider: the upcoming Mercedes A-Class AMG hatch. 320 HP turning all four wheels is the basic proposition, with these exterior looks and […]

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Are You Ready For: Buick Verano “GTI”? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/10/are-you-ready-for-buick-verano-gti/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/10/are-you-ready-for-buick-verano-gti/#comments Fri, 14 Oct 2011 15:38:21 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=414727 The last time we watched a hotted-up Opel Astra GTC tear around the ‘ring, I reckoned it’s fairly unlikely that [GM] would bring a 290 HP, limited-slip, six-speed hot hatch to the Buick brand any time soon. Or is it? The line for “Mr Euro”-style self-delusion forms here… I’m still skeptical about a 290 HP […]

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The last time we watched a hotted-up Opel Astra GTC tear around the ‘ring, I reckoned it’s fairly unlikely that [GM] would bring a 290 HP, limited-slip, six-speed hot hatch to the Buick brand any time soon. Or is it? The line for “Mr Euro”-style self-delusion forms here… I’m still skeptical about a 290 HP […]

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Review: Hyundai Veloster Take Two http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/10/414338/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/10/414338/#comments Mon, 10 Oct 2011 19:26:52 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=414338 The author’s expectations play a large but rarely disclosed role in any auto review. Expect a car to be awful, and it turns out to be adequate? Then the review might even seem positive. On the other hand, if reviewers buy into the hype surrounding an upcoming model, and it turns out to be only […]

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Review: 2012 Hyundai Veloster http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/09/review-2012-hyundai-veloster/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/09/review-2012-hyundai-veloster/#comments Fri, 30 Sep 2011 00:34:30 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=412911 Recently a video surfaced from the Frankfurt Auto Show, depicting Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn puzzling over the remarkable quality of Hyundai’s latest Golf competitor, the European-market i30. But if Herr Professor Dr. Winterkorn seemed perturbed, and he certainly did, it wasn’t simply because of one car, even one aimed at the heart of his empire. […]

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Recently a video surfaced from the Frankfurt Auto Show, depicting Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn puzzling over the remarkable quality of Hyundai’s latest Golf competitor, the European-market i30. But if Herr Professor Dr. Winterkorn seemed perturbed, and he certainly did, it wasn’t simply because of one car, even one aimed at the heart of his empire. […]

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Review: 2011 MazdaSpeed3 Take Two http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/08/review-2011-mazdaspeed3-take-two/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/08/review-2011-mazdaspeed3-take-two/#comments Fri, 19 Aug 2011 20:52:34 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=408085 The regular Mazda3 is already one of the best-handling choices in the small car market and you can get it with either a revvy little two-litre engine or a torquier 2.5L mill with 167 horses. For a front-wheel-drive compact, 167 ponies should be plenty. I mean, what kind of a lunatic would you have to […]

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The regular Mazda3 is already one of the best-handling choices in the small car market and you can get it with either a revvy little two-litre engine or a torquier 2.5L mill with 167 horses. For a front-wheel-drive compact, 167 ponies should be plenty. I mean, what kind of a lunatic would you have to […]

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Review: 2011 MINI Cooper S http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/08/review-2011-mini-cooper-s/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/08/review-2011-mini-cooper-s/#comments Fri, 05 Aug 2011 19:49:07 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=405937 Ever since I test drove the original Honda CRX a quarter-century ago I’ve been a big fan of small cars. In everyday driving I’d rather have a small car with limited power than a large car with a lot of it. And yet I’ve never quite connected with the MINIs I’ve driven. Perhaps I just […]

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Ever since I test drove the original Honda CRX a quarter-century ago I’ve been a big fan of small cars. In everyday driving I’d rather have a small car with limited power than a large car with a lot of it. And yet I’ve never quite connected with the MINIs I’ve driven. Perhaps I just […]

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