Articles about Compact Hatchback

Another track record falls
For the last few weeks Honda's been setting front-wheel drive, production car records at various European race tracks. The car? Our favorite big hot-hatch, the Civic Type R.First came Estoril, then Silverstone, Spa, and Magny Cours. For its
You need to experience it behind the wheel
Allow me to start with a disclaimer: I didn't fall for the Civic Type R as much as I did the Lancer Evolution or the WRX STI, or at least I refused to, just to spare myself from falling for a
In a new color, too
Hot damn. The latest batch of Honda Civic Type Rs have arrived in the Philippines, and if you thought the Japanese performance hatch couldn't look any cooler, you thought wrong.Pictured above are the aforementioned units rolling down a local port
A day of enjoying fine Japanese things
There's a 300hp Japanese hot hatch waiting in your garage, with a full tank of gas and no destination. Of course, with a car like the Honda Civic Type R, a destination is somewhat irrelevant. You can go to a convenience
It has all the bases covered
What is it?The Focus matters here at Planet Top Gear, because over the years it has been a consistently good drive, as well as throwing up some of our fave hot hatches, under the ST and RS badges.But the outgoing
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