Tag: Hot Hatch

Here’s What The 2023 Honda Civic Type R Looks Like If You Render Away The Camouflage

These are independent illustrations by Kolesa based on the latest teasers that are neither related to nor endorsed by Honda. Honda recently previewed the next-generation Civic Type R and hot on the heels of photos of thinly-disguised prototypes being released, a pair of renderings have hit the net that show how the new hot hatch […]

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New Honda Civic Type R Official Teaser Confirms Large Rear Wing And Triple Exhaust Pipes, Will Launch In 2022

Honda dropped an official teaser of the upcoming Civic Type R that will be introduced next year as the performance flagship of the compact hatchback’s range. The Type R is rumored to be Honda’s last pure ICE-powered model to be sold in Europe, since the Japanese manufacturer has made a commitment to electrification. The teaser […]

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2023 Peugeot 208 PSE: Here’s What We Know About The Electric French Hot Hatch

The illustrations pictured in this article were made by Jean Francois Hubert/SB-Medien for CarScoops and are based on the regular production Peugeot 208. They are speculative renders that are not related to nor endorsed by Peugeot. Back in the 1980s and 1990s Peugeot’s GTIs were the hot hatches to beat. And in recent years, following […]

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Hyundai i20 N Vs Fiesta ST Vs Polo GTI, Which Is The Fastest Junior Hot Hatch?

Hyundai’s i20 N is the newest supermini-sized hot hatch on the block, and it’s clear that it’s out for the Fiesta ST’s scalp. A quarter mile of damp runway might not be the most obvious arena to find out which is boss, but since these kinds of cars spend much of their time sprinting between […]

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Driven: Does The VW Golf GTi Clubsport 45 Do Justice To The Iconic Hot Hatch’s Anniversary?

It’s incredible to think that the VW Golf GTi, the one-time young upstart that helped define a completely new class of car and consign crusty clunkers like the MGB to the history books, is almost half a century old. This year marks the GTI’s 45th anniversary and as VW buffs know, that’s all the excuse […]

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Honda Civic Type R Welcomes Its Latest Challenger, The Hyundai Veloster N DCT

<!––> <!––> If you want the ultimate front-wheel drive hot hatch, it is difficult to look past the Honda Civic Type R. However, the 2021 Hyundai Veloster N is a rather compelling alternative and in this entertaining video from a YouTube channel up in Canada, we get see which of the two is the quickest […]

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Track-Focused Toyota GR Yaris Variant Spied Undisguised

Prototypes of the Toyota GR Yaris with extra aero parts have been spied testing at the Nürburgring in October 2020, and more recently in August 2021, hinting at a possible track-focused variant of the rally-bred hot hatch. It seems that Toyota engineers had another go with the tuned GR Yaris prototype, but this time they didn’t bother to […]

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