The new Audi A3 Sportback’s improvements are apparent from the get-go, an impression that begins from the moment your bum settles onto the duotone black-and-orange leather seats.
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The Renault Megane RS265 and Opel Astra OPC take vastly different routes to hot-hatchback greatness.
The Volvo V40 T4 has become more intense to look at and drive after being tuned by Polestar.
This Audi A3 Sportback has a turbocharged 1.8-litre engine with plenty of performance potential, which is hidden by the hatchback’s conservative design.
The BMW 3 GT’s highlight is its hatchback boot, but it has genuine grand-tourer abilities.
The estate version of the Astra makes more sense than its five-door hatchback siblings.
With less than 100 Japanese ponies (possibly from a French farm), the Yaris isn’t as perky as its 107bhp predecessor, but it won’t hold up traffic in town.
BMW designers gave the 5 Series GT a better-looking rear end after its mid-life update.
The Opel Astra GTC can be had with a more potent turbocharged 1.6-litre engine instead of a turbocharged 1.4-litre unit, but its performance is laid-back rather than sporty.
Despite being at opposite ends of Mercedes-AMG’s range, the SLS AMG and A45 AMG are equally capable of dealing hammer blows and post-traumatic stress.