Attention, hot-hatch lovers
Anyone here who's been eyeing a brand-new Honda Civic Type R is going to want to sit down for this. The hot hatch's price just went down by a considerable bit.Honda Cars Philippines is slashing P180,000
This Civic went on a diet
If you have, it was two entire decades ago and on the EK9 Civic Type R, aka the first generation of Honda's hot hatchback.Its trademark color, Sunlight Yellow, is your only option on this new, Limited Edition version of the
It’s a brilliantly judged package that will please anyone
Since 2017, the Honda Civic Type R been a truly outstanding hot hatchback that operates on a different level to the rest of its front-driven rivals. One with nary a chink in its armor. Yet three years into its life, Honda
The hot hatch just got even hotter
It appears Kei Miura isn't the only one who's been busy tinkering with the all-new Toyota GR Yaris. Japanese pro drifter Daigo Saito has also done his work on the hot hatch, and he's actually given it a
The finished product looks badass
It was only a matter of time until Kei Miura and the guys at TRA Kyoto got their hands on the all-new Toyota GR Yaris. They've now done their magic on the new hot hatch, and boy, does it look
Could this hot hatch be coming our way?
Aggressive styling, a lightweight 4WD drivetrain, 0-100kph in 5.5secs, and a turbocharged 1.6-liter mill that generates 257hp and 360Nm of torque. The Toyota GR Yaris is, in every sense of the word, a hot hatch. Don't take
Some improvements don't feel like improvements
This is the heir to the throne. The next in the dynasty. No hot hatch has a greater heritage than this. A Volkswagen Golf GTI should be all things to all people: the quintessential do-it-all family car. So, no pressure
Honda’s hot hatch continues to break records
It's hard to believe the Honda Civic Type R's record-breaking Nürburgring blitz is already half a decade old. While the vehicle no longer holds the record for fastest front-wheel-drive car around the 'Ring-it has since
Imagine the power-to-weight ratio
Remember that scene in The Italian Job, when three Mini Coopers had to jump the Fiat factory's roof to escape the pursuing policemen? Had they been three of these Mini Coopers, we suspect they would have made it a little further
Kawaii desu!
You all know the Nissan Pulsar GTI-R, aka the Japanese Integrale. And you might be familiar with the Euro-spec Almera GTI this car almost resembles. But we promise you, it's nothing like either. This is basically an 'engine car':
It’s also a bit of a contradiction
This is nothing less than the most powerful, fastest Mini ever made. Welcome to the new John Cooper Works GP, which answers the question, "What would putting more than 302hp and 450Nm in a Mini Cooper be like?"This is also the
Body from a road-going rally car. Engine from...your grandma’s Yaris. Wait, what?
Well, you didn't expect Toyota and Gazoo Racing to go to the big trouble and huge expensive of engineering a brand-new, three-door, wideboi body shell for the GR Yaris, and then only use it for one model, did you?
Hint: Its flag has a leaf on it
The Honda Civic Type R is one hell of a car. With a 2.0-liter VTEC turbo enginegood for 306hp and 400Nm of torque, a six-speed manual transmission, and looks that are aggressive enough to intimidate just about any other
You can see the progression
If you like your hot hatches a bit spicy, they don't come more piquant than the Mini John Cooper Works GP, now in its third generation of lunacy. We'll be getting our hands on the new one as soon as
323kph, to be exact
The Mercedes-AMG A45 S is the most powerful hot hatch in series production. It has 415hp and does 0-100kph in 3.9sec. Absurd-some might say pointless-pace for a five-door, five-seat car, but not absurd or pointless
“We are not planning another RS version of the Focus”
Sad news, friends: Ford has told Top Gear that it has no plans to build another Focus RS.In a statement, the company said: "As a result of pan-European emissions standards, increased CO2 taxation, and the high cost of developing an
We hope the manual remains
There's an updated Hyundai i30N due later this year. And there's exceedingly strong evidence it's going to come with the option of a paddle-shift gearbox."It's coming," reads the caption of Hyundai N's Instagram post over
We can't see the color clearly, but we like it
This is a fast Audi, and it is called the RS3 Nardo edition. Judging by how popular these things are, merely whispering 'Fast Audi' will do the trick.So, Audi. Is fast. This special Nardo edition is even faster than the normally-
It’s going up for auction
As sunshine follows rain, and 15 minutes of Instagram follows five minutes of hard work, if you give humans a road car, someone will eventually strip it down in order to race it around a track. And what you see above is
It puts out nearly 500 horses
Did you ever think Mercedes-AMG was being a bit cautious when it only managed to get 415hp from a turbocharged 2.0-liter four pot? Us, neither. The folks over at RaceChip clearly do though, because they've just announced an
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