Test drive: Toyota summons up the spirit of its old RAV4 for the latest Yaris Cross
Given its make-up, the new 1.5 Hybrid shouldn’t be much fun to drive, but feels more engaging and more enjoyable than you might expect
The market for small wannabe-SUVs – or compact crossovers to give them their proper title – has expanded significantly in the past decade.
Bank in 2011, it could be argued that there were technically just two such cars on sale of any note – the Nissan Juke and the Dacia Duster. Fast forward to now, and there are numerous options for buyers.
In the intervening years, the quality has improved too. There was a time when...
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On the marque: New Genesis models create superb blend of modern tech and classic luxury
The Hyundai marque’s G70 saloon and GV70 SUV hit the sweet spot in almost all areas but we will have to wait until the electric models come along before they are available here
Motoring: Dacia Spring offers a simple solution to the great electric conundrum
The low-cost electric car runs on a much smaller and more efficient battery, but frustratingly, it will not be available to buy in Ireland
Motoring: DS 3 Crossback doesn’t quite justify the extra cost
The French carmaker’s latest vehicle isn’t quite different enough from other offerings in the market to warrant splashing out
On the marque: Citroën defies convention with distinctive crossover
The new-look C4 is notably well equipped in all its iterations and also has a likeable and well-performing electric version