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MG3 Form Sport, motoring review: The re-imagining of a much-loved marque

Price: £9,549
Engine: 1,498cc, four cylinders, 16 valves, 106bhp
Transmission: five-speed gearbox, front-wheel drive, 108mph, 0-62 in 11.4sec, 48.7mpg, CO2 136g/km

Too sporty: the new Lexus IS300h F Sport

Lexus IS300h F Sport: Too angular, too prickly and too bum-numbingly aggressive - this unlovable car is trying too hard

PRICE £36,100 as tested
ENGINE CAPACITY 2.5-litre petrol/electric hybrid
POWER OUTPUT (bhp @ rpm) 178 @ 6,000
TOP SPEED (mph) 125
FUEL ECONOMY (mpg) 60.1
CO2 EMISSIONS (g/km) 109

Range Rover Sport SDV: Has the car company made this model a justifiable purchase?

Price: £81,570 (range from £51,550 to £81,575)
Engine: 367cc, V8 cylinders, 32 valves, turbo diesel, 339bhp
Transmission: eight-sped automatic, four-wheel drive
Performance: 140mph, 0-62 in 6.9 sec, 32.5 mpg, CO2 229 g/km

Luxurious hunk: the new Rolls-Royce Wraith

Rolls-Royce Wraith, motoring review: Excellent touch and silky skills for such a big player

PRICE From £235,000
ENGINE CAPACITY 6.6-litre V12
POWER OUTPUT (BHP @ RPM) 624 @ 5,600
TOP SPEED (MPH) 155
FUEL ECONOMY (MPG) 20.8
CO2 EMISSIONS (G/Km) 317

Citroën C1 Airscape Feel 82, motoring review: Can this car separate itself from its clan?

Price: £10,495 (range from £8,245 to £11,935)
Engine: 1199cc, three cylinders, 12 valves, 82bhp
Transmission: five-speed gearbox, front-wheel drive
Performance: 106mph, 0-62 in 11.0sec, 65.7mpg, CO2 99g/km

The Aygo is perfectly functional, but the interior feels cheap

Toyota Aygo, motoring review: Like driving a smartphone cover - and what's that noise?

PRICE: From £8,595 (£11,965 as tested)
ENGINE CAPACITY: 1.0-litre three-cylinder
POWER OUTPUT (BHP@RPM): 68 @ 6,000
TOP SPEED (MPH): 99
FUEL ECONOMY (MPG): 68.9
CO2 EMISSIONS (G/KM): 95

David Brown Speedback GT, motoring review: Would this lithe and elegant car impress 007?

Price: £594,000
Engine: 5,000cc, V8, 32 valves, supercharger, 510bhp
Transmission: 6-speed automatic gearbox, rear-wheel drive
Performance: 155mph, 0-62 in 4.8sec, 23mpg, CO2 292g/km

Pointless?... The new Porsche Macan Turbo

Porsche Macan Turbo, motoring review: Is this the world's most fabulous school-run machine?

PRICE From £59,300 (£67,836 as tested)
ENGINE CAPACITY V6 twin turbo
POWER OUTPUT (BHP@RPM) 400 @ 6,000
TOP SPEED (MPH) 165
FUEL ECONOMY (MPG) 31.7
CO2 EMISSIONS (G/KM) 208

BMW M4, motoring review: The new M3 is more powerful than ever - and duller

BMW's new M3 is more powerful than ever – and duller, says John Simister
The new Skoda Yeti: Over-priced? Or a cut-price rival to Land Rover?

Skoda Yeti Outdoor, motoring review: I'd have preferred this reheated car a little underdone

PRICE: From £16,715 (£25,265 as tested)
ENGINE: Capacity 2-litre turbo dieselx
POWER OUTPUT: 138 @ 1,750 – 2.500
TOP SPEED (MPH): 118
FUEL ECONOMY (MPG): 50.4
CO2 EMISSIONS (G/KM): 149

Citroën C4 Cactus, motoring review: 'Right on the pulse of what a car for real people should be'

Price: From £13,000
Engine: 1199cc, three cylinders, 12 valves, turbocharger, 110bhp
Transmission: five-speed gearbox, front-wheel drive
Performance: 117mph, 0-62 in 9.3sec, 60.1mpg, CO2 107g/km

Exuberant, exciting... expensive: the new Seat Leon

Seat Leon Diesel, motoring review: An exciting car but the thrills don't come cheap

PRICE: £22,555 (£34,992 as tested)
ENGINE CAPACITY: 2 litre diesel
POWER OUTPUT (PS @ rpm): 184 @ 4,000
TOP SPEED (MPH): 142
FUEL ECONOMY (MPG): 65.7
CO 2 EMISSIONS (g/km): 117

The Kia Soul must have hit every robotic arm on the ugly production line

Kia Soul 1.6 CRDi Connect Plus, motoring review: This car makes my head hurt to look at but it does stand out from the crowd

PRICE £17,500
ENGINE CAPACITY 1.6-litre turbodiesel
POWER OUTPUT (BHP @ RPM) 126 @ 4,000
TOP SPEED (MPH) 112
FUEL ECONOMY (MPG) 56.5
CO2 EMISSIONS (G/KM) 132

The Bentley’s only real flaw is its very long doors, possibly the heaviest on the market

Bentley Continental GT V8 S Coupe, motoring review: The NHS should prescribe this car as a cure for depression

PRICE £139,000
ENGINE CAPACITY 4 litre V8
POWER OUTPUT (BHP) 521
TOP SPEED (MPH) 192
FUEL ECONOMY (MPG) 26.8
CO2 EMISSIONS (g/KM) 246

The second-generation Nissan Leaf

Nissan Leaf, motoring review: If we took a leaf from Norway's book, this would be a winner

PRICE £15,990 (inc £5,000 government grant)
ENGINE CAPACITY Lithium-ion battery modules with electric motor
POWER OUTPUT (BHP@RPM) 108 @ 3,900
TOP SPEED (MPH) 89
0-62 (seconds) 11.15
RANGE (miles) 124

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