Volkswagen’s Polo GTI is quite a favourite amongst hot hatch buyers, Not only is it a quick little car, but also has a decent standard… Read more →
The current Production Car series is an evolution of Group N, that fabulous local circuit racing formula that drew huge fields of competitors, produced close racing and… Read more →
The thing about crashing your car during an open session on the famous Nürburgring Nordschleife is that over-and-above any (substantial) damage to your car there’s a… Read more →
Watch the Renault Clio RS and Volkswagen Polo GTI go head-to-head over the quarter mile at CAR’s Performance Shootout 2014. Parts of this video were… Read more →
The CAR team stopped off in Durban to measure the power output at the wheels of five of our Shootout cars on the same day.
Our hot hatch contingent not only did track duty at Kyalami but also drifted and weaved about a tight gymkhana course to see which lightweight was fleetest of foot.
Pitched into battle against a long-standing compact hot hatch favourite in the Renault Clio Gordini RS, the Polo GTI waded in with this sharp sounding twincharged engine.
In the January 2012 issue of CAR, you are privvy to many highlights from the 2012 CAR Shootout, but some of the most memorable moments… Read more →
If you don’t have your January issue of CAR yet, then maybe this little video will get you running to the nearest outlet. Featuring some… Read more →