Tag: Hot Hatch

R5 Turbo 3 Is A New Restomod Paying Respect To The Original Homologation Special

As we go through the golden era of restomods, a group of French automotive enthusiasts came together to design and build the ultimate version of their favorite Group B homologation-special youngtimer from the ’80s. Thus, the Renault Turbo 3 was born, as a limited production mid-engined hot hatch designed without any cost-related compromises by the newly established […]

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2022 Civic Type R Spied Testing Honda’s Last Non-Hybrid Powertrain

It has been officially confirmed that the eleventh-generation Honda Civic will get a spiced-up Type R variant in 2022, and as development continues our spy photographers spotted new mules of the Japanese hot hatch being tested in Europe with heavy camouflage. The new Honda Civic Type R is expected to be offered exclusively with the […]

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Here’s How The New 2022 Audi RS3 Sportback Compares To The Mercedes-AMG A45 S

In recent years, hot hatches have evolved into absurdly fast vehicles with immense power figures that are packed with performance-oriented technology, while retaining the practicality and friendly character of their humble variants. At the top of the segment, the absolute king of hyper hatches is the Mercedes-AMG A45 S but there is now a new […]

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2022 VW Golf R Arrives In The U.S. With 315 HP And A Manual Gearbox From $44,640

Full U.S. details for the 2022 VW Golf R have been announced at the Chicago Auto Show, including its price. Unveiled for overseas markets a number of months ago, the U.S.-spec Mk8 Golf R features a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder direct-injection engine pumping out 315 hp and 295 lb-ft of torque with the DSG transmission or […]

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